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Junior Field Engineer Contaminated Sites Management (Entry Level)

Are you passionate about environmental science and eager to make a positive impact on the world? Do you thrive in dynamic, field-based environments, and possess a flexible and can-do attitude? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you!

We are looking for a Junior Fieldworker - Contaminated Land Investigations (both in Flanders and the Netherlands).


  • Field Investigations: Conduct site visits and fieldwork in Flanders and the Netherlands to assess and investigate potentially contaminated land.
  • Sampling and Analysis: Collect soil, water, and air samples for laboratory analysis. Assist in interpreting results to identify contamination sources.
  • Data Collection and Field Registration: Record and document field observations, measurements, and other relevant data. Maintain accurate and detailed field notes, offering valuable input for comprehensive reports.
  • Laboratory Orders: Prepare laboratory orders and ensure the timely and accurate submission of samples for analysis.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with senior fieldworkers, environmental scientists, and project managers to execute investigations effectively.
  • Autonomy and Initiative: Demonstrate a degree of autonomy in fieldwork, identifying areas for improvement and suggesting and implementing ways to enhance processes.
  • Health & Safety Commitment: Demonstrate a strong commitment to health and safety by following established protocols and promoting a safe working environment.
  • Compliance: Ensure adherence to safety protocols, environmental regulations, and project timelines.
  • Legislation and Accreditation: Learn and stay informed about local procedures and legislation related to contaminated land investigations. Obtain or be willing to acquire local accreditations, such as BRL in the Netherlands.
  • Language Skills: Fluency in both Dutch and English is required, French is a plus.
  • Project Management Support: Work under the direction of project managers to assist in project planning, coordination, and execution.
  • Subcontractor Supervision: Be comfortable, or at least interested, in supervising and directing environmental subcontractors as needed.
  • Continuous Learning: Exhibit eagerness to learn and stay abreast of the latest developments in the field of expertise.
  • Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Environmental Science, Geology, or a related field OR relevant fieldwork experience.
  • Strong passion for environmental issues and a commitment to sustainable practices.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to work in various field conditions and locations.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively within a team.
  • Basic understanding of environmental regulations and guidelines.
  • Valid driver's license and willingness to travel to various field locations.
  • Flexibility to work long days from time to time.
  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience in environmental fieldwork or related internships (for those with a degree).
  • Familiarity with contaminated land investigation techniques.
  • Knowledge of relevant environmental laws and regulations in Flanders and the Netherlands.
  • Benefits:

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • Training and development opportunities.
  • Health and wellness benefits.
  • Opportunities for career advancement.
  • How to Apply:

    If you are excited about contributing to environmental conservation and have the qualifications to excel in this role, please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and motivation.

    Join our team and be part of a company dedicated to making a positive impact on the environment!



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