Technical Director of Projects – Mandarin Speaking

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 Technical Director of Projects – Mandarin Speaking
Waterford (with travel to Shanghai)
€70,000 - €80,000 Plus Pension & Generous Benefits Package

If you are fluent in Mandarin and have a background in geo-environmental consulting or remediation contracting, this is a brilliant opportunity to progress your career with a global business.

Part of a leading international group, our client is a successful environmental solutions business that provides soil remediation services. They are now looking for a Technical Director of Projects to join their new division focused on the Chinese market, ideally starting February 2019.

Fostering a diverse and open work environment, our client offers the chance to drive the success of their new division, work in new markets and collaborate with a talented team.

What’s more, as the business is growing, there will be plenty of opportunities to progress into other areas of the organisation, making this the ideal role in which to realise your professional ambitions.

As the Technical Director of Projects, you will ensure the successful delivery of our client’s geo-environmental consulting and remediation projects in Ireland and China.

In this key role, you’ll work alongside a small team of Geo-Environmental Engineers to carry out a range of technical appraisal work.

Initially spending around 30% of your time in Shanghai, you will:

- Appraise and review site investigation data
- Effectively manage regulators
- Liaise with customers to ensure their needs are met
- Scope remediation works
- Develop remediation strategies
- Assess earthworks volumes and overseeing CAD, LSS and/or 3D volumetrics

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This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit Ireland Ltd. The services advertised by Webrecruit Ireland Ltd are those of an Employment Agency.

Additional Keywords: Technical Director of Projects, Mandarin Speaking, Bilingual, Languages, Geo-Environmental Consultant, Land Remediation Consultant, Geo-Environmental Project Manager, Land Remediation Project Lead, Land Remediation Project Manager, Lead Geo-Environmental Engineer.
Job Requirements
To be considered, you will need:

- Geo-environmental consulting or remediation contracting experience
- Experience of managing regulators, working closely with customers or interacting with contractors
- Fluency in Mandarin, in addition to English
- To be flexible regarding travel
- A BSc or higher in a geo-environmental, geological or ground engineering subject

An awareness of landfill mining and/or remediation would be beneficial to your application.

Self-motivated and adaptable, as the Technical Director of Projects, you will be a confident communicator who can quickly forge strong relationships. Exceptional planning, prioritisation and time-management skills are also key.
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Kelly-ann Marks