Trainee Sustainability Consultant
Based at our Leicester Office at Meridian Business Park
FOCUS CONSULTANTS is a leading multi-disciplinary consultancy specialising in construction and property services, project management and regeneration and economic development with offices in Nottingham, Leicester, London and Lincolnshire. We specialise in providing the following services:
• Project and Programme Management
• Building Surveying
• Quantity Surveying
• Funding Research and Evaluation
• Energy Services (ECS)
The ECS Team within Focus continues to grow at a significant pace. As well as providing a menu of services to a growing portfolio of new and repeat Clients, the team provides essential in-house support to other elements of the business. We are seeking to recruit a Trainee Sustainability Consultant to join the Focus ECS Team.
The successful person will be primarily responsible for supporting the non-domestic energy assessor services, predominantly SBEM calculations. Wider exposure to the full suite of services offered by the team will be available; including Residential Energy Assessment and BREEAM Assessor services. The intention is for the individual to become fully trained in non-domestic energy assessment.
Focus will include all the necessary training with consideration given to those candidates who may want to pursue formal qualifications. The role will assist the successful candidate with developing their skills within the field of sustainability. As a discipline that continues to grow, the above post represents an exceptional opportunity for the right person to develop their skills within the field.
Significant career opportunities exist within the Focus Energy Team and across the wider business. Focus has a first-class track record in successfully supporting individuals through training and we will actively encourage and support the same or similar for the successful individual.
A good understanding of AutoCAD would be advantageous; the role requires the use of AutoCAD and the interpretation of drawings. Construction knowledge is also important.
We expect the applicant to be educated to a good standard, ideally an Undergraduate or Graduate in a construction discipline such as Building Surveying, Quantity Surveying, Architecture, Project/Construction Management, Building Services, Sustainability.
As a person, you should be enthusiastic and ambitious, with good interpersonal skills, keen to learn and be challenged, bringing a genuine customer focus.
What We Offer
• A different approach and a varied workload
• Stimulating non-traditional environment
• Opportunities to work across the various discipline boundaries within the Focus organisation
• Structured career path
• Enviable record in successfully mentoring candidates through Professional Qualifications.
• Commitment to support candidate to further study
• Competitive salary package commensurate with age and experience.
Please forward your CV to - firstname.lastname@example.org - or write to us at our Leicester office address:
FAO Sonja Greenhow
4 Merus Court
Meridian Business Park
T: (0116) 275 8315
Focus Consultants is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.