Our Client a General Multidisciplinary Engineering Contractor in Connacht is seeking a Environmental Scientist to join their team. They operate across various sectors with excellent opportunities for career growth. Ideally it would suit a candidate with 2+ years experience.


The required candidate must have the following knowledge and attributes:

  • A third level qualification (Degree/Masters) in environmental science or related discipline
  • Experience working in the Irish environmental and planning legislative contexts.
  • Excellent report writing and presentation skills.
  • Highly motivated individual with strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to project manage multi-disciplinary teams and multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Be self-motivated and solution driven.
  • Minimum of 2-3 years relevant experience preferred
  • A full clean drivers’ licence.

The candidate must be able to demonstrate excellence in delivery in several of the following areas:

  • Environmental Impact Assessment Reports (EIAR) – report writing and co-ordination.
  • Management of planning applications & undertaking pre application consultation with local authorities, and
  • Compiling applications for EPA Licences.


  • Personable – build a strong rapport with our clients, peers & authorities on-site & on-phone.
  • Understand & value our client’s needs.
  • Direct our clients through the job process.
  • Deliver projects in an efficient and timely manner.
  • Maintain credibility & integrity with clients, peers & authorities.
  • Identify the key facts, core problems & potential solutions on each job.


  • An excellent salary commensurate to the successful candidate’s experience and suitability
  • Professional membership fees.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Hybrid working arrangement.
  • A defined career path with clear objectives and progression structure.
  • A strong CPD commitment.
  • The opportunity to work and grow in a dynamic and growing division of design and Project Management professionals.

For Further information please contact Thomas in Arcon Recruitment


Thomas White Senior Construction Recruitment Consultant at Arcon recruitment

Thomas White

Senior Construction Recruitment Consultant

Thomas joined the Arcon team in January 2020, heading up the Construction and Engineering division. Thomas brings a wealth of experience with him having worked for a number of years in recruitment- both in an agency and within an in-house environment. Originally from Sligo, Thomas is now living and settled in Westport.

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