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Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Consultant - Remote/Hybrid

  • Salary

    from €35,000 DOE
  • Education level

    Bachelor's degree

Title: Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Consultant – Remote/Hybrid
Location: Remote or hybrid in Ireland (depending on client)
Job type: Full-time & permanent
Please note: This position is remote or hybrid inside Ireland. Applicants MUST be based in Ireland and possess previous working experience in the Irish Environmental Sector to be considered.

Gaia Talent is actively recruiting for an Environmental Consultant to join our client’s expanding Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) team. Be part of renowned companies working on diverse projects in sectors such as pharmaceutical, EPA-licensed, technological, property development, construction, and waste industries. Join a dynamic team of environmental professionals dedicated to delivering high-quality services and fostering professional growth and development.

Your role:
As an EIAR Consultant, you will play a vital role in the development and execution of impactful environmental projects. Collaborate with a passionate team, contribute to diverse projects, and enjoy a supportive environment that values your professional growth. We seek a motivated individual with a positive attitude, a willingness to learn, and the ability to stay updated on changing legislation, industry trends, and developments.

Author chapters of Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs) and other environmental projects.
Provide input into the design stage of projects from an environmental perspective.
Collaborate with project teams and attend meetings as required.
Ensure deliverables meet high-quality standards and comply with relevant legislation and best practices.
Deliver exceptional client service by completing work on time and to a high standard within project deadlines.

It’s essential to demonstrate:
Third-level qualification in environmental science, ecology, environmental engineering, or related fields.
Possess a minimum of one year of working experience in a similar position in the Irish Environmental/Ecological/Renewable/Engineering sector.
Understanding of the Irish planning system.
Familiarity with European and Irish environmental legislation.
Experience in EIAR/Planning/Construction stages of projects.
Comprehensive knowledge of EIAR and have previously authored EIAR chapters.
Assess the environmental impact of proposed developments.
Take ownership of projects from inception to completion and provide regular progress reports.
Report to the Technical Director on workflows and deliverables.
Prioritize projects, manage client expectations, and meet project deadlines.

It’s desirable, but not essential:
Professional membership in relevant organizations such as MIEEM, MIEMA, MRUP, MIPI, CIWEM, or Engineers Ireland.

What is on offer:
Competitive salaries: Receive an industry-leading remuneration package reflecting your skills and experience (from €35,000 onwards DOE).
Excellent benefits package: Flexible working hours, hybrid/remote settings, company pension scheme, tax saver scheme, generous annual leave allowance, career pathway program, family-friendly working policies, continuous career development, professional memberships paid.
Well-being focus: We value your well-being and offer an Employee Assistance Programme to support your health and wellness.
Alternative transportation: Support the Bike to Work Scheme, encouraging sustainable and alternative transportation options.
Anything else you may see as essential for your work-life balance or career will be happily discussed.

How to apply:
Feel inspired? Apply through Gaia Talent’s website or reach out directly to Isadora at [email protected]. Join us in shaping a sustainable future – we look forward to hearing from you!