Environment Advisor

Region:
East of England
Vicinity:
Suffolk, Ipswich
Industry Sector:
Conservation Jobs, Renewable Energy jobs, Waste Jobs, Environmental Jobs, Environment Jobs, Waste Management Jobs, Waste to Energy Jobs, Built Environment Jobs
Job Category:
Engineering, Health & Safety, Environmental Engineering
Job Type:
Permanent
Education Level:
Some secondary school
Salary Description:
£Competitive + Benefits
Posted:
12/02/2019
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Pennon Group
Job Ref:
PEN-40256

Are you an environmental professional looking to take on a new challenge? 

Pennon Group is one of the largest environmental infrastructure groups in the UK. At the top end of the FTSE 250, the Group has a workforce of around 5,000 people. Together, we will build the most trusted environmental solutions company in the UK providing infrastructure and services that enhance our customers' lives, protect the environment and deliver growth for our shareholders.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our team as an Environment Advisor based in Ipswich. The role will be a 10 month fixed term opportunity.
 

The Role:

Reporting to the Environment Manager, the Environment Advisor will be responsible for ensuring that the business is aware of its legal duties with respect to relevant environment legislation and associated approved codes of practice and guidance. You will be based in the South East region, although visits to other operational sites and facilities across the company's footprint will be required.

The Environment Advisor will monitor compliance with relevant legislation throughout the company and ensure policies and practices are adopted that support the aim of the business to:

 *Become a risk-focused organisation *Ensure that it stands out as a top-performing organisation amongst its Water UK peer group *Have a management system that is dynamic, flexible and meets the requirements of ISO:14001

This post holder will assist the Environment Manager to plan, produce, implement, monitor and review the organisation's Environment management system and maintain constructive relationships with relevant environmental regulators. 

The ideal Environment Advisor:

 *Experience in a specialist Environmental role advising a business on systems and processes and have had a front-line Environmental responsibility *Understanding of the waste sector and its planning, reporting and regulatory obligations. *Good communication skills with the ability to liaise confidently both verbally and in writing. *Good organisational skills with the ability to prioritise work effectively innovate and work well under pressure *Full UK driving licence and willing to travel across the operational area *A Bachelors or higher Degree and Membership of a relevant professional Institution would be beneficial

Rewards & Benefits:

In return for your hard work as our Environment Advisor, we can offer a Competitive salary and a range of excellent benefits, working within in a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable.

If you have the skills and experience to join our team as our Environment Advisor, click apply today.

The successful applicant should be available to commence employment on 1st July 2019

No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status.

Closing Date:
26/03/2019

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