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Regional Environmental Advisor

Kier Group
Nottinghamshire, England, Nottingham / England, Solihull, West Midlands
Competitive + benefits
Closing date
22 May 2022

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Job Role
Environmental Manager
Contract Type
Full Time
NEBOSH Qualification
NEBOSH Certification, NEBOSH National Construction Certificate
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At Kier we believe that - wherever we can, whether office or site-based - we should embrace an agile/flexible approach to working. We are proud to offer our employees the opportunity, where we can, to do this. Please don't hesitate to ask during the recruitment process around agile working and flexibility - We'll do our best to support you.

Job Title: Environmental Advisor

Location: This is an agile role offering home working with travel required to offices and sites in the North West and Midlands
Business area: Kier Construction - North West & Midlands
Contract: Permanent, full time, 40 hours per week.

Benefits: You can expect a competitive salary and an outstanding package that includes a company car or allowance, a matched pension scheme up to 7.5%, 26 days' annual leave + bank holidays (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday) together with two employee Share Scheme options (Sharesave and Share Incentive Plan). To find out more about the rewards and benefits at Kier, .

Looking to make the next step in your career?

Kier Group has long believed that we all have the potential to shape our world - and leave a legacy. So, bring your talent and ambition to our team and you'll be given the scope and opportunity to achieve just that - investing in your own future, building your expertise and contributing to a diverse culture that's helping shape the world of tomorrow.

We are currently recruiting for an Environmental Advisor to assist our local business unit to deliver our challenging Building for a Sustainable World strategy, remains compliant with all environmental legislation and to have accountability for the delivery of environmental support and assist in the conformity with Kier environmental management systems.

Key Responsibilities

The role focusses on supporting the planning and delivery of environmental sustainability risk management for projects and facilitating the implementation of the Kier Group Sustainability framework, including:

  • Review pre-construction information to evaluate environmental sustainability risks and opportunities
  • Work with pre-construction and project team to deliver sustainable outcomes and manage environmental risk
  • Identify and work with competent consultants/service providers of environmental sustainability services to preconstruction and operational teams
  • Identify and support project team with obtaining authorisations / permits / licences / consents / MMP and engage with relevant Regulatory bodies.
  • Support the successful delivery of BREEAM, DREAM & CEEQUAL projects.
What do we need from you?

You'll require demonstrable experience working as an Environmental Advisor or similar role and a degree within an Environmental sustainability discipline is preferred. You must be an IEMA Practitioner, working towards it or hold a relevant level of membership from a professional body. You'll have previous experience of providing project environmental sustainability support, including compliance management and ideally will have worked to deliver sustainability schemes such as BREEAM/DREAM/CEEQUAL

Kier is committed to creating supportive and inclusive opportunities for all our applicants and employees. We appreciate applicants from all backgrounds and we specifically encourage those from underrepresented communities to apply. Take a look to learn more about our commitments to diversity and inclusion. If you require any reasonable adjustments during any part of the application process, please let us know so we can discuss and arrange these by emailing .

Closing Date: 18/05/22

Please note, interviews may take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early.

Recruitment agencies - we are unable to accept unsolicited CVs and communications from external recruiters. The recruitment team will engage with agencies who have signed up to our PSL should we require assistance. For further information, visit our .
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