Environmental Support Advisor

Recruiter
HGA Recruitment Ltd
Location
Wolverhampton and Sheffield
Salary
£25000 - £32000/annum plus benefits
Posted
11 Jul 2017
Closes
10 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our long standing client are a social housing builder covering Residential
New build schemes, Planned Maintenance and Refurbishment projects. They currently require an Environmental Support Advisor to work withing their HSEQ team to cover sites around Wolverhampton to Sheffield.

Purpose

Provide direction on environment management and environment technical support/ knowledge across the business and support to the SHEQ Advisors.

Responsibilities

Provide the topic expert knowledge for environment across the group, for example SHEQ team development, project plans and interfaces, legal requirements/ delivery;

Provide the development, thinking and direction (with support) for environment and sustainability across the group, e.g. energy management (ESOS), Waste management, carbon reduction, procurement support and influence;

Analyse and develop the Environmental knowledge of the SHEQ team to improve confidence during site visits, PIT inspections and providing general advice and support;

Represent the group in external environment forums that benefit the business direction and values;

Conduct site visits and investigation within specific scope directed by line manager;

Improve knowledge and involvement in the wider SHEQ agenda to be a credible advisor to complement the regional SHEQ support;

Proactively monitor the closure of actions, via Active SHE;

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:

Develops trust with different types and level of people.
Analytical and deadline driven
Understanding of the application of software packages, eg grasp of active SHE
Good communication and written skills
Team player
Flexibility to travel
Basic computer skills, e.g. for report compilation and data base use/ research
Ideally qualified in Environmental Management, degree level desirable