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Environmental Advisor

  • Location:

    Bedford

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £17 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jay Cochrane

  • Contact email:

    jay.cochrane@carringtonwest.com

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 073

  • Job ref:

    JO0000037895

  • Published:

    26 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    16/12/2022

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Carrington West are seeking an Environmental Advisor to form part of our clients wider Environment and Sustainability team, to support the delivery of the construction and handover phase of their current project.

You will:
·Understand the Clients Environment and Sustainability Policies, Processes and statutory requirements as they affect the contract's operations and ensure that the requirements are implemented on the project.
·Provide Environmental compliance advice to various team, including design construction, procurement and subcontractors and suppliers on the practical implementation of contract policies, processes and requirements. Identify and provide training and upskilling required to fulfill environmental responsibilities of various delivery team roles.
·Providing critical on-site presence and advice to the delivery team.
·Conduct regular inspections and monitoring to ensure environmental compliance.
·Identify and communicate environmental and sustainability risks and mitigations, assisting with the review and undertaking writing of plans, risk assessments and method statements.
·Drive awareness for and delivery against contract targets, particularly reducing Carbon, materials efficiency and striving to achieve no-net loss in biodiversity.
·Drive innovation and continuous improvement throughout the contract team.
 
We're looking for:
·Environmental & Sustainability advisory experience in the environment and construction industry, ideally projects in highways and/or rail.
·Degree or equivalent in Environmental Sciences or suitably applicable fields. Associate or Practitioner Member of the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA) or equivalent and internal auditing experience.
·Good organisation and time management skills, able to work independently and off their own initiative.
·Confident speaker with experience preparing and delivering presentations.
·Demonstrates a passion for the Environment and Sustainability, driving innovation and a desire to positively influence and develop those around them

For more information please click APPLY NOW or call Jay Cochrane on 02393 876073.
 
FOOTNOTE:
If you feel that you are right for this job technically, but the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for jobs very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current job for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Parking professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Jay at Carrington West on 02393876073 for more information.