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Imagine going to work knowing you can make a difference to the world. By joining Arcus, you will be working for a leading environmental, planning and engineering consultancy, which has headed up some of the most significant renewable energy schemes in the UK, Europe and Africa.

Independently owned, we are committed to our culture of nurturing talent and valuing people.  Our team enjoys working here and we know you will too. We reward hard work, innovation and success, and in return you will benefit from:

Employees of Arcus are entitled to a range of benefits, including:

If you would like to discuss any of the below vacancies at Arcus Consultancy Services, please contact HR on 0141 221 9997, or alternatively email recruitment@arcusconsulting.co.uk and we will arrange a call back.

To apply for any of the below vacancies, please email your CV along with a covering letter outlining the skills and experience you can bring to the role and stating current salary to recruitment@arcusconsulting.co.uk:

Consultant level Heritage Consultant

York, North East England, South East England or Glasgow

The Role:

Our environment team are looking for a Consultant level heritage consultant to join our team to work on a range of multi-disciplinary projects throughout the UK.

This role will involve both field work and office-based reporting. You will have excellent oral and written communications skills, able to think strategically, be a creative problem solver, and manage the pressure of multiple demands on your time and resources. Key to this role will be the ability to develop confidence and trust in your relationships with clients, stakeholders, statutory consultees, contractors and colleagues alike.

Responsibilities:

For this role, a suitable candidate will be able to:

Skills & Experience:

Candidates will ideally have:

Please Note: A full driving licence is required for this role. A full UK driving licence is required and you must be willing to travel throughout the UK and Ireland.

Senior level Heritage Consultant

York, North East England, South East England or Glasgow

The Role:

Our environment team are looking for a senior level heritage consultant to join our York or North East team to work on a range of multi-disciplinary projects throughout the UK.

This role will involve both field work management and office-based reporting for a wide range of development project throughout the UK and Ireland. You will have excellent oral and written communications skills, able to think strategically, be a creative problem solver, and manage the pressure of multiple demands on your time and resources. Key to this role will be the ability to manage deliverables and budgets as well as develop confidence and trust in your relationships with clients, stakeholders, statutory consultees, contractors, and colleagues alike.

Responsibilities:

For this role, a suitable candidate will be able to;

Skills & Experience:

Candidates will ideally have:

In addition to the above, we are particularly interested in hearing from candidates with some of the following:

Please Note: A full clean driving licence is required for this role and you must be willing to travel throughout the UK and Ireland.

Consultant Ecologist or Ornithologist

Scotland

The Role:

Our long-established ecology team, based in Glasgow City Centre, is looking for a dynamic and experienced ecologist or ornithologist to deliver both office and field-based aspects of consultancy. We are ideally looking to appoint at consultant level, but all levels of experience will be considered.  The successful candidate will have a good working knowledge of ecological or ornithological guidance, legislation and policy, and will be responsible for managing, co-ordinating and carrying out surveys, delivering reports and site assessments, and supporting the Glasgow Ecology Team, and the wider Arcus team.

Responsibilities (may vary depending on role):

For this role, a suitable candidate will be able to;

Skills & Experience:

Candidates will ideally;

In addition to the above, we are particularly interested in hearing from candidates with some of the following:

Please Note: A full driving licence is required for this role.

Offshore Development Manager

Scotland, North East England, Ireland

The Role:

Arcus has a new opportunity for an enthusiastic and talented Offshore Development Manager with the confidence to develop our business in the Offshore Wind Energy Sector.  As an integral member of the Arcus team, your role will be to grow and diversify our business and you will have the ambition to drive this new and exciting role within the team.

Responsibilities:

Skills and Experience:

Please send your CV and covering letter outlining why you are a suitable candidate for the role to recruitment@arcusconsulting.co.uk.

For further information on all vacancies at Arcus, please visit the Careers Section of our website at www.arcusconsulting.co.uk  

Administrative Support Assistant

York

Arcus Consultancy Services Limited are looking for a part-time Administrative Support Assistant (22.5 hours per week, over 3 days, Monday, Wednesday & Thursday, 9.00am – 5pm) to join our team in York on a 6 month fixed term contract.  Ideally able to hit the ground running, you will have excellent attention to detail and be confident working with a variety of stakeholders.

Working alongside your colleagues within the Support team, you will assist with the smooth running of the office by delivering effective reception and administrative support across the business.  Reporting to the Support Manager, your duties will include:

Responsibilities:

Skills & Experience:

In order to cope with the demands of this multi-faceted role, the ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:

Please send your CV and covering letter outlining why you believe you are a good match for the role and your salary expectations to recruitment@arcusconsulting.co.uk .

The closing date for this role is Friday 22 November 2019 2019 with interviews being held immediately thereafter.

Previous applicants need not apply.

Acoustics Consultant / Senior Acoustics Consultant

North East, South East, York or Glasgow

Our Acoustics team has a number of opportunities for talented Consultants or Senior Consultants to support the delivery of high-quality noise and vibration services.

The roles vary between grades, but will primarily involve carrying out noise and vibration assessments for projects across a range of sectors, including construction, infrastructure, industrial, commercial, renewables and residential. Any successful candidate must be able to provide value to our clients, from initial consultation to delivery of clear, concise final reports.

The Senior Consultant role would suit those with ambition to help identify and target new business opportunities.

In return, Arcus offers a competitive salary package, excellent training and development opportunities, as well as the opportunity to work alongside talented consultants and engineers to delivery significant and exciting projects.

The following experience / qualifications would be beneficial:

Skills & Experience:

We have offices throughout the UK, and will consider home working for the right candidate.

Graduate Hydrologist

Glasgow

Arcus has an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic graduate to join the Hydrology Team in Glasgow to work on a variety of projects, including wind farm and solar sites.

The ideal candidate will benefit from training with a CIWEM trained Chartered Mentor

Responsibilities:

Skills & Experience:

Engineer / Senior Engineer – Hydrology

Glasgow / North East England

Arcus has an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and talented Engineer / Senior Engineer with a range of experience in sustainable foul and surface water drainage design with the skills and enthusiasm to join the team to work on a range of projects across the UK.

Responsibilities:

Skills & Experience:

Senior Landscape Architect

York and Glasgow

Following a growing workload we are looking for two talented, enthusiastic and passionate senior landscape architects either nearing chartered status or already Chartered (with 1-2 years post chartered experience).

The ideal candidate will be responsible for:

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

If you would like to apply for a position please send your CV and examples of work (pdf) no greater than 5mb) to recruitment@arcusconsulting.co.uk.

Associate Director, Environment Team

Glasgow

The Role:

Arcus is recruiting for an enthusiastic and talented Associate Director to join our Environment Team in Glasgow.  As a Senior Member of the Company, your role will be to support the delivery of high profile projects; develop and manage the Environment Business; provide support to business development initiatives; and manage key clients, predominantly in the renewable energy sector.

Responsibilities:

Skills & Experience:

Operational Director

Republic of Ireland

The Role:

Arcus has an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and talented Operational Director who has the confidence to develop our business in the Republic of Ireland (RoI).  As an integral member of the Arcus Operational Management Team, your role will be to grow and diversify our business within the renewable energy, infrastructure and property sectors.

Responsibilities:

Skills and Experience:

Senior Hydrologist

South East England

The Role:

Arcus has an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and talented Senior Hydrologist with a range of experience in fluvial hydraulic modelling and sustainable foul and surface water drainage design with the skills and enthusiasm to join the team to work on a range of projects across the UK.

Responsibilities:

Skills & Experience:

Senior / Principal Transport Engineer

South East England (Maidstone)

We are recruiting for a talented, enthusiastic and motivated Senior or Principal Engineer with excellent project management and team leadership skills.

Ideally, you will have previous experience in roads infrastructure combined with the ability to support other projects such as railways.  Including, experience of planning scheme development through statutory processes such as Environmental Impact Assessment, Development Consent Orders, Highways Act, and the Town and Country Planning Act.

This opportunity is well suited to someone who is looking to develop their existing skillset, including expertise on high profile projects with major clients.  There is also the potential to influence the growth of the team in the South East, providing a great opportunity for an ambitious and talented candidate.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for:

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

Senior Ecologist

South East England

We are recruiting for an ambitious and dynamic Senior Ecologist to work on a range of projects across different sectors throughout the UK, including projects of national significance.

The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of consultancy experience, including experience in project management and the ability to demonstrate an excellent working knowledge of ecological guidance, legislation and policy.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for:

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

Senior / Principal Environmental Consultant

North East England, South East England, York

We are recruiting for a talented, enthusiastic and motivated Senior or Principal Environmental Consultant to join our Environment Team in either Glasgow, the North East (Sunderland), York or the South East (Maidstone).

The ideal candidate will be looking to build on their existing skillset and develop a broad range of experience and specific expertise on high profile projects with major clients.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for:

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

Please Note: This position requires travelling to site, other Arcus offices and to client meetings on a regular basis.

Ecologist

North East England, South East England, York

We are recruiting for a talented Ecologist to join our Ecology Team.  The ideal candidate will be looking to build on their existing skillset and develop a broad range of experience and specific expertise on high profile projects with major clients.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for:

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

Pleases Note: As this role includes both field and office-based work, a full UK driving licence is required and the successful candidate must be willing to travel throughout the UK.