Assistant Consultant (Permanent Position)

 

VacancyID: 12154
Location: Africa - South Africa - Cape Town
Type: Permanent
Closing Date:07/10/2017

Introduction

THE COMPANY:

WSP Environmental, subsidiary of WSP worldwide and is one of the largest multi-disciplinary engineering and environmental consultancies in Southern Africa, providing design, consultancy services in the property, transport, construction, civil, mining, structural and industrial sectors. To further our strategic business expansion plan, we are seeking a vibrant employee who is loyal, committed, competent and proud to work for us.

Responsibilities

KEY ROLE:

An Assistant Consultant is required to complement the Cape Town Environmental Services team. The candidate will primarily provide support on environmental services projects including environmental authorisation procedures (Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Water Licensing, and Waste Licensing etc.), stakeholder engagement / public participation, and compliance auditing. The candidate will also be required to support the other specialist teams within WSP including air quality, water services, contaminated land and geotechnical services as required.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

— Fieldwork
— Project research
— Environmental monitoring and reporting
— Project administration including database capturing, printing, binding, copying etc.
— Assisting with general office administration and support

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

— An Honours or higher degree in a relevant environmental and/or social discipline. A Masters is preferable.
— Graduates with no work experience will be considered for the position; however, applicants with up to 1 years’ working experience in an environmental consulting environment may be given preference.

Contact

Abigail Arendse
WSP Group Africa