We are an Irish owned and operated environmental consultancy and testing facility.

Southern Scientific - Always Searching for New Talent

Southern Scientific Services Ltd is an innovative and entrepreneurial company. It is one of Ireland’s leading independent providers of integrated environmental, analytical, monitoring and consulting services. It is distinguished from other environmental companies in having the support of in-house laboratory facilities with research capabilities. Recognising that knowledge is its most valuable asset, it has a team of environmental experts with combined experience gained across all environmental disciplines.

Senior Environmental Consultant

Southern Scientific Services Ltd is currently recruiting a Senior Environmental Consultant. This is a great opportunity to join one of Irelands leading independent providers of integrated environmental, analytical, monitoring, and consulting services and to further advance your career by working on a range of environmental projects. We are looking for someone with a minimum of 3 years of experience in a similar role.

Key Responsibilities:

Project Management and coordination of Environmental Impact Assessments, Appropriate Assessments, Planning Applications and other Environmental Reports

Provide expert technical assistance to the Consultancy

Liaising with clients, managing their projects and promoting our services

Technical report writing

Finding solutions to environmental challenges on projects and delivering high quality outputs within specified deadlines

Undertaking discharge licences & waste permit applications

Co-ordinating project teams where required

Undertaking other environmental consultancy tasks that may be assigned

Working as an integral member of the Environmental Team and actively participating with fellow professionals to expand the organisation.



Hold a B.Sc., M.Sc. or Ph. D in a relevant environmental discipline, with a specialist in geology, hydrogeology or ecology a distinct advantage

Minimum of 3 years similar experience, ideally in an environmental consultancy setting

Essential to have demonstrable experience in a similar role, fulfilling comparable duties and responsibilities as those mentioned above

Knowledge of environmental, planning and waste management legislation

Experience in EIA, and Appropriate Assessment is essential while experience in other environmental disciplines is desirable

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Proven ability to work as part of a team, be self-motivated and solution driven

Flexibility and willingness to learn new skills and work in other fields of environmental consultancy as may be required from time to time

A full clean driver’s licence

The salary for this position will be determined according to the experience of the person appointed.


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