Sustainability/Environmental Manager - Construction

Sustainability/Environmental Advisor - Construction

Carrowhugh recruitment is currently recruiting for an Environment & Sustainability Advisor for to join a busy and well established civils contractor based out of Central London. Their job will be to provide support and advice to operational teams on all aspects of environmental management, planning condition compliance, developing environmental documentation, meeting legal and company standards and helping deliver a culture of continual improvement. They will also have to understand and work with Clients and Regulators to ensure their environmental requirements are complied with, Support on site mitigation, and advise on the sustainability of works and engagement with local stakeholders and members of the public.

Key Accountabilities

• Provide environmental guidance and support to project teams

• Carry out monthly environmental inspections via iAuditor

• To attend client sustainability meetings

• To develop and maintain the company's sustainability and environment strategy

• To report on monthly sustainability stats

• To develop an understanding of the companys HSEQ systems

• To support the HSE Manager with the development and implementation of the environmental management system

• Evaluate the environmental impact on the business by determining carbon footprint, energy use, water use, waste production and air quality

• To monitor and manage SMARTWaste and to train staff to use the system

• Review and update site waste management plants

• Carry out environmental training

Main Contacts


·All site personnel

·Quality & Compliance Manager

·HSE Manager


·Clients & Designers

·Project Management Teams

·Principal Designer

Required Qualifications


•Strong knowledge of environment management and sustainable development

•Educated to degree level in Environmental Science or Environmental Management

•Practical experience and knowledge of environmental legislation, ecology and archaeology mitigation, environmental licences, consent applications and regulators

•Understanding of ecological and archaeological matters and environmental law

•IEMA Membership

•Commercial awareness

•Full UK driver's licence and flexibility to travel

•Understanding of the utilities/construction/engineering operating environment

•Literate in MS Office - Word, Excel, Outlook

•Good interpersonal skills


•Internal environmental auditor qualification

•Competent ecological surveyor for one protected species

•Knowledge of Town and County Planning Act

•Master's degree in relevant field

•NEBOSH H&S Diploma or equivalent

•Knowledge of the Construction Industry

Behavioural Skills:

•A flexible approach

•Presentation and public speaking skills

•Working as 'one team' across multiple functions to deliver exceptional results for our clients

•Good communication skills

If you wish to discuss further please do not hesitate to contact me.



Carrowhugh Group

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