Principal Air Quality Consultant

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Acting as Principal Consultant in Air Quality for this respected multi-disciplinary consultancy in the Air Quality & Noise Team, which is a part of a wider UK Environment & Infrastructure Division. Choice of Brighton, Bristol, Manchester, Birmingham or London offices!

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The Principal Air Quality Consultant job itself where you will be providing air quality consultancy advice to clients relating to new development and/or industrial processes requiring support planning and permit applications. More specifically:

  • Atmospheric dispersion modelling of road emission sources and stationary point sources
  • Preparing ambient air quality monitoring strategies
  • Undertaking calculations and processing modelling/monitoring results,
  • interpretation of data, and production of reports, drawings, figures and tables
    Assessment of odour and dust risks
  • Project managing air quality projects of some complexity within timescales and according to agreed budgets, including control of scope of work
  • Actively contributing ideas to identifying changes in working practices to maximise internal efficiencies
  • Contributing to marketing strategy and business development
  • Providing guidance and well-informed advice to less experienced consultants
  • Deputising for Directors

We want to grow the team and you’ll play a central role in achieving that aim. You will support the senior team by contributing to business development and marketing activities. You will develop your own leadership skills by helping to train and mentor our graduates.

You will have

To be successful as Principal Air Quality Consultant  here, we’d like you to have a degree in mathematics, physics, chemistry, environmental science, geography or a similar subject preferably with a related master’s degree and full Membership of the Institute of Air Quality Management or the necessary qualifications/ experience to become a Member. 

You’ll have solid professional experience of modelling air quality impacts associated with emissions from road vehicles and stacks, extensive experience of ADMS Roads, ADMS 5 and/or AERMOD. Experience of modelling emissions from airports is desirable.

Good financial and project management skills are essential, as are great influencing and communication skills that enable you to build, maintain and consolidate strong working relationships with colleagues, clients and external bodies.

There will be some travel – a full, clean UK driving licence will be required

You will get

As Principal Air Quality Consultant  your salary will be up to £55K + Package:

25 days holiday + bank holidays, option to purchase up to 5 extra days per year, company pension scheme, Group Disability Scheme, Share Incentive Scheme, Life Assurance, Cycle to Work Scheme, Health Screening, Employee Assistance Programme, Dental Cover, Gadget Insurance, Professional Memberships and access to BenefitHub offering discounts, cash back offer and rewards. 

PS We have other Air Quality opportunities at Consultant & Senior Consultant level paying £30K-£50K so if you are not quite there yet (for principal), please do still apply & we'll talk!

You can apply

To Principal Quality Consultant by applying here (recommended), or by sending a CV to


9 May 2022
England, Bristol
£50K-£55K + Package

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