Environmental and Sustainability Officer

Location
England, Merseyside, Liverpool
Salary
£27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted
05 Jun 2017
Closes
03 Jul 2017
Ref
3042875
Contact
Ciara Hamilton
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sector
Private

Environmental and Sustainability Officer (Fixed term 12 months)

Your new company

My client a North West based housing association are currently recruiting for a environmental and sustainability officer to work in their Liverpool office.


Your new role

  • You will improve the environmental performance.
  • Liaising with key staff, Senior Management, external stakeholders, contractors and partnership organisations.
  • To ensure the environmental management systems (EMS) are implemented and monitored in compliance with legislation and best practice.
  • Co-ordinate the implementation, monitoring and revision of environmental sustainability strategy.
  • Develop and implement Environmental Sustainability Strategy incorporating carbon reduction, environmental quality, energy efficiency awareness and reducing fuel poverty.
  • Be responsible for developing, delivering and monitoring the Environmental Sustainability Strategy's Action Plan.
  • Assist in developing and implementing strategies and action plans that ensure compliance with environmental legislation and ISO14001 standards and best practice.
  • Supporting Directors and Managers to assess environmental performance across Directorates, work areas and assist in the development of action plans for risk reduction, continual improvement and monitoring system
  • Support the delivery of value for money services, providing cost-effective, efficient, quality services to meet existing and potential customers' needs.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Applicants must have NEBOSH Environmental Certificate and relevant qualifications
  • Good knowledge of ISO management systems
  • An in depth understanding of the main Environmental Regulations, Including Environmental Protection, Waste and Hazardous Waste Management and Construction related
  • Experience and understanding of securing and sustaining effective working relationships with all internal and external stakeholders

What you'll get in return

  • You will get a salary starting at £27,000 per annum with an increase to £30,000 after 6 months.
  • You will also get flexible working hours and the opportunity to work for a great team.


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