COWI söker ENVIRONMENTAL SPECIALIST – CONTAMINATED AREAS

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Join our Water and Environment team in Malmö as an Environmental Specialist with expertise in contaminated land! This is an opportunity to play a crucial role in our sustainable environmental projects. 

Develop with us in Civil 
In COWI Sweden, there are three divisions: Civil, Industry & Buildings and Digital & Management. Within Civil, we primarily work in the business areas of Urban Development and Infrastructure, with specialists in areas such as geotechnics, water & drainage, contaminated land, BIM, construction management, project management, climate and environmental specialists, roads, railways, traffic and landscape architecture. Projects are planned and implemented with a multidisciplinary perspective in close collaboration across both technical and departmental boundaries. Assignments range from early stages and investigations to design and maintenance. Civil South is one of six departments within the Civil division in COWI.

Civil is located in Malmö, Skövde, Helsingborg, Gothenburg, and Stockholm and has about 350 driven and committed employees. We have a really good community, and the atmosphere is characterized by collaboration, and an open atmosphere where we all work towards common goals with a focus on future sustainable urban development projects.

Your role
We are looking for an Environmental Specialist with experience of working with contaminated land to join us. You will have a key role and have the opportunity to work with our exciting projects within the environmental field. You will be part of the Water and Environment team in Malmö and collaborate with a dedicated and skilled group of environmental specialists and project leaders. We encourage an interest of developing customer relations and to lead and motivate others.

Your key responsibilities will be:

•    Leading projects and act as specialist within the field of contaminated land.
•    Prepare investigations to identify contaminated areas and determine the extent of contamination.
•    Conduct risk assessments to evaluate potential human health and environmental risks associated with contamination.
•    Prepare and implement remediation plans or strategies to mitigate contamination and restore the site.

Your profile
The first step to success in this role is that you are eager to collaborate with the people around you, whether they are colleagues, partners or customers. Developing ties with others is something you do by acting respectfully and delivering on your promises. And you never get set in your ways, but keep exploring new insights and ways to improve.

On top of that, you will have:

•    An interest in environmental issues and sustainability with a focus on contaminated areas.
•    Relevant college or university degree in biology, environmental science or similar field.
•    Minimum five years of experience within contaminated areas. Either from a consultant company, client or at a regulatory authority.

A place to work and so much more
At COWI, we work together with our customers to shape a sustainable and liveable world. We do it by applying our knowledge and curiosity – and sometimes even our courage – to create the solutions the world needs today to enable a better tomorrow. That is why we say no to fossil-based projects and aspire to have 100 per cent of our revenue come from activities that move our customers towards sustainability.
We value differences and development and cultivate an environment of belonging and having fun. Because that is what brings out the best in you, at work and at home.
With offices primarily located in Scandinavia, the UK, North America and India, we are currently 7,300 people who bring their expertise in engineering, architecture, energy and environment into play.

Application deadline: 31 January 2024 – Sweden – Location: Malmö – Infrastructure & Transportation

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