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Environmental Advisor

Job Title: Environmental Advisor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hebburn, Tyne and Wear
Salary: Negotiable
REF: EAHBENAS_1575989367
Contact Name: Abby Bell
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

I am looking to appoint an Environmental Advisor in the Hebburn area on a permanent basis.

My client is looking for somebody who holds the following experience:

  • Specific experience in relation to carbon foot printing or waste management
  • Knowledge SWMPs
  • Providing proactive support to operational business units
  • Up to date knowledge of UK SHEQ legislation
  • Operation of an ISO14001, ISO 16001 and similar systems
  • Experience of waste management and Duty of Care

Ontop of this, the client would expect to see the right candidate hold a degree in Enviornmental studies and to have 2+ years experience of carbon reduction and/or waste management in the construction industry in general.

Main daily duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Work with the SHEQ Manager to ensure that the business effectively and accurately captures and analyses data on waste and/or carbon
  • To identify and disseminate information on innovation and best practice with regards to carbon reduction and/or waste management
  • Assisting with the development of tools for the capture of information and carbon and/or waste
  • Providing specialist knowledge on SWMPs, and where necessary auditing live plans
  • On a day to day basis provide guidance and advice to the business on compliance of environmental issues raised
  • Assist the SHEQ Manager with companywide initiatives
  • Provide direct report to the northern SHEQ team, and where necessary project teams on the measurement, of all aspects of environmental
  • Assist the SHEQ Manager in collating and analysing data in relation to Carbon, Waste and Product Procurement
  • Keep up to date with new and cutting edge developments in the fields of environmental subjects
  • Respond to Business Development tender questions and provide guidance to new business managers as required
  • Promote Sustainable Procurement and work towards measurable targets
  • Carry out environmental audits on site
  • Attend divisional and departmental meetings as required
  • Working with technical departments regarding licenses and permits
  • Client interaction as required (through reporting, training and briefings)
  • Working alongside relevant teams to develop and implement aspects and impacts to help achieve regions SHEQ targets /KPI's
  • Any other requests regarding environmental management

Please apply within or call the office on 0191 814 1360 to have a confidential chat in relation to the role.