Graduate Consultant/ Assistant Consultant/ Consultant (Air Quality) - London or Basingstoke

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Job Description

We are WSP - Join us and make your career future ready!

In today's world it's important to work for a company that has clear purpose, giving back to communities and supporting what is truly important in the world.

When considering a career move its vital to work for a business that is aligned to your values and goals, a place where you can belong. See what WSP stands for in 2022 and beyond...

To find out more about our Air Quality business click on the following link and discover what awaits you at WSP: _______

Your new role, what's involved?
  • Working on a wide range of projects including major projects of national significance (e.g. HS2), land developments, transport infrastructure, local plans, indoor air quality and more.
  • Air dispersion modelling for road, power, industrial and odour sources.
  • Air quality assessment and monitoring.


We are a well-established and in-demand Air Quality team of 27 talented consultants across the UK with a strong track record in the delivery of a wide range of air quality projects working with private and public sector clients. As part of our friendly and supportive team you will:
  • Undertake air dispersion modelling projects using ADMS and ADMS-Roads.
  • Assist with ambient air quality monitoring.
  • Process and analyse data.
  • Write technical reports.
  • Task manage to budget, programme and scope.
  • Contribute to bid submissions and assist with preparing quotes and tenders.
  • Work as part of both small specialist and large multidisciplinary teams.
  • Assist in liaison with internal and external clients, project teams, Local Authorities, and national government bodies.

We'd love to hear from you if you have:
  • Experience in an air quality consultancy or similar organisation is preferable.
  • A degree in a scientific discipline.
  • Excellent technical background and numerical skills, with experience in using ADMS and ADMS-Roads.
  • Experience in delivering to set budgets and deadlines and to deliver against high technical standards.
  • Working knowledge and demonstrable understanding of relevant legislation, policy, technical guidance and industry standards and best practice relating to air quality.
  • Ambient air quality monitoring experience.
  • Strong self-motivation and are prepared to drive own utilisation and personal development.
  • Excellent communication and IT skills, including experience in data analysis and interpretation using Excel and GIS.
  • The ability to write clear, concise reports/proposals.
  • A full clean UK driving licence.
  • A positive and proactive approach.

What's in it for you?
  • Work-life balance?

WSP recognises that work is only one part of your life and making time for other things is important - whether that's for your families, friends, or yourself.

Our hybrid working policy allows the flexibility to work from the comfort of your own home as well as collaborating in our contemporary offices across the UK.
  • Inclusivity & Diversity?

We want our people to achieve rewarding careers. At work we celebrate integrity and treat people with respect. We support each other and embrace diversity to create a place where people come together and do great things.

Our VIBE (LGBT + employee), Women in Leadership, CREED (Championing Racial Equality and Ethnic Diversity), WSP Connect (visible and non-visible disabilities) and our Gender Balance Group help us promote the right environment for you to reach your full potential. Belonging@WSP.
  • Health & Wellbeing?

We are committed to supporting our people, giving you the tools to make improvements to your health and wellbeing through our Thrive programme.

Med24 gives you and your family unrestricted telephone access to an NHS doctor where you can call day or night or have a face-to-face video consultation.
  • Flex your time?

For improved work life balance, WSP offers the "WSP Hour" which enables you to take one hour per day to do as you wish and make up the time earlier or later that day. We also offer part time working where required, and new for 2022, is the ability to flex your bank holiday entitlement to suit you.

Your development?

We appreciate that development and training is important to you and that's why we have a supportive environment that invests in your development, whether that's chartership, training or mentoring.

Apply now and be the future of WSP!


Here at WSP we positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, pregnancy or maternity/paternity. As a Disability Confident leader, we will interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria, please let us know if you require any workplace adjustments in support of your application.

Please note WSP reserves the right to close the vacancy before the advertised closing date.


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