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Junior Scientific Consultant

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Egis est un groupe international de conseil et d'ingénierie de la construction, des transports et des services à la mobilité. Notre vocation ? Créer et exploiter des infrastructures et bâtiments intelligents au service de la transition écologique en permettant un aménagement du territoire plus équilibré et durable.
Pour accompagner notre dynamique de croissance, nous offrons des opportunités de carrières variées dans près de 120 pays.
Rejoindre notre Groupe et nos 16 000 collaborateurs, c'est avant tout partager nos valeurs : une entreprise humaine, impliquée dans le développement durable et dans l'innovation.



Description du poste

Intitulé du poste

Junior Scientific Consultant


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Description de la mission

Galson Sciences Limited (GSL) is a dynamic consultancy and research company, specialized in radioactive waste management, surface, near surface and geological disposal and decommissioning worldwide. GSL joined the Egis group in April 2021.

Egis is a major international multidisciplinary consulting and engineering, and mobility services group, with an over 70-year involvement in nuclear engineering worldwide, as Hinkley Point C, and more than 40 years experience in tunneling and geotechnical projects. The merger has created excellent synergies, expanding the range and depth of experience offering in support of radioactive waste management solutions in the UK, in France and abroad.

We offer a competitive employment package and flexible working conditions. Our head offices are located in a pleasant market town in the East Midlands; there is an option for the right candidate to work in our Harwell or Bristol office, or in other parts of the UK.


If you are a recent post-graduate who is motivated by a challenging and innovative environment, and you love the idea of contributing to the development of a growing and dynamic company, then we are waiting for you to join our team !

We are a small team of around 20 technical Consultants providing consultancy and research services in nuclear decommissioning and radioactive waste management to an international clientele.

You will have a multi-faceted role that will allow you to cover different duties such as technical research, project management and business development. You will have the opportunity to support client and project relationships, interpret results and provide technical reports in line with client requirements.

Key responsibilities:

·  Deliver quality technical projects or parts of a project in a timely cost-effective manner, in accordance with regulations and internal procedures where appropriate

·  Written work and research on a wide range of industry, regulatory and policy projects in the UK and overseas and will be given a unique opportunity to develop all-round experience in the nuclear decommissioning and radioactive waste management and disposal industry.

· Presenting research and findings to clients, and or workshops where necessary

· Providing a professional, consistent, and effective project management service including the use of project reporting systems in accordance with company standards and guidelines

You will work in small teams alongside industry experts and been given ample opportunities to develop expertise early in your career.

This is a great opportunity to learn and grow in a complex and innovative environment ! 


You will have an MSc or PhD in quantitative earth sciences, applied mathematics, physics, chemistry or engineering, or a relevant BSc and 3 years’ experience. You will be able to demonstrate:

  • excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both  oral and written using the English language,
  • an aptitude for applied problem solving,
  • self-motivation and initiative,
  • successful teamworking and
  • an ability to deliver high quality work to tight timescales.

Experience in one or more of the following areas would be advantageous:

  • work in the nuclear industry, and in particular radioactive waste management planning/options assessment, disposal, nuclear safety and related fields, potentially with experience at nuclear sites;
  • modelling, particularly with respect to geological characterisation, groundwater flow, gas transfer, and/or contaminant transport in geological media;
  • Criticality safety assessments, radiological risk assessment; and/or environmental safety case development


    Experience of project and contract management


    Coding skills (e.g. Python, C)


Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including : Right to Work permanently in the UK, Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.

To apply, please submit a full curriculum vitae (including academic qualifications), and a covering letter showing how your skills and experience suit this role and why you wish to work for us.

Localisation du poste

Localisation du poste

Europe, Royaume-Uni



Critères candidat

Niveau d'études min. requis


Niveau d'expérience min. requis

Inférieur à 2 ans