EN
v
South Africa

Assistant Consultant - Contaminated Land/Geosciences

Company WSP Group Africa
Reference # WSP/ENV/BRY/05/2020
Published 15/12/2020
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Bryanston, Gauteng, South Africa
Introduction

THE COMPANY:

WSP is one of the most diverse consulting firms in Africa. To further our strategic business execution plan, we are seeking leaders that share our guiding principles – we value our people and our reputation; we are locally dedicated with international scale; we are future-focused and challenge the status quo; we foster collaboration in everything we do and we have an empowering culture and hold ourselves accountable. We are committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity and equity in employment.

Job Functions Environmental Services
Industries Consulting Services
Specification

KEY ROLE:

The incumbent in this position will fulfill the role of an Assistant Consultant in the Geo&Water Team and will be focused on contaminated land and geosciences projects.


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

•Support on delivery of projects including proposal writing, fieldwork, technical reporting, client engagement, project financial management and Quality Assurance.
•Projects will largely focus on the Contaminated Land discipline ranging from Phase I and Phase II investigations to remediation. The incumbent may also be involved in a range of broader geoscience projects such as environmental monitoring, geotechnical investigations etc.
•Engagement and collaboration with colleagues to ensure first-class project delivery to a range of clients.
•Undertaking of all required project and staff administrative functions in accordance with the company procedures and timetables e.g. project financial reporting and forecasting, invoicing, assisting with the debt management process, expenses and timesheet submissions.


HEALTH AND SAFETY

•Role model standards for SHEQ performance and behaviour consistent with the company’s health, safety, environmental and quality vision and policies by influencing those around you
•Contributing to the identification of SHEQ risks and driving processes to achieve Zero Harm
•Embracing, displaying and promoting the company values and ensuring a safe working environment is maintained at all times

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

•BSc (Honours) in geological sciences or related topic
•Minimum of 1st year chemistry and mathematics/statistics in degree.
•Valid driver’s licence.

KEY COMPETENCIES AND GENERIC SKILLS:

•Technical knowledge in geosciences discipline
•Critical thinking and reasoning skills;
•Technical writing and presentation skills
Job Closing Date 31/01/2021
   
   
Share on
 
Last Updated: 30-7-2020 [20.07.03.04]
Webserver: SkillsMap (NLBC)