Sustainability Consultant

Amida Ltd
£25000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
15 Apr 2017
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Sustainability Consultant (BREEAM)
Up to £45,000 per year + package


An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Sustainability Consultant to join one of the leading Mechanical and Electrical design practices in London. My client is recruiting for a Sustainability Consultant who is skilled in BREEAM and Code for sustainable homes. The Sustainability Consultant should be an experienced building certification specialist with a strong background in performing assessments using a range of certification techniques. This is a client facing role and you will be dealing with Architects, Main Contractors, Developers and Designers. The Sustainability Consultant will support delivery on a project basis, coordinating with internal design teams, develop processes which will streamline the delivery efficiency of certified environmental assessments within the practice.

The successful Sustainability Consultant should also ideally have some knowledge in the following areas:

*Planning strategy and documentation - energy strategies and sustainability statements - specifically in relation to BREEAM and CFSH Requirements
*BREEAM/CFSH Credits that could be utilised to enhance applications for planning
Produce reports at appropriate stages of the project.
*Maintain professional knowledge of energy and sustainability legislation specifically around certified environmental assessments.
*Maintain excellent client and design team relationships to achieve high levels of satisfaction and repeat business.
*Identify and pursue new business opportunities where appropriate with existing and new clients.
*When acting as project manager, co-ordinate with other project disciplines and team members.
*Develop business relationships to secure additional work and increase development team revenue and deliver revenue targets for the development team.

Preferred Experience and Qualifications

The candidate is to have at least four-six years of experience working within an energy and sustainable design environment within a recognised engineering practise and has a detailed knowledge of the design procurement and installation process for major projects.

* An Energy/Sustainability/Building Services/Engineering related degree.
* Technically competent.
* Candidate should have qualifications and good working knowledge of BREEAM and Codes for Sustainable Homes
* Should have some experience in the support of planning and building control applications in London
* Knowledge and experience of other certification methods such as LEED, Estidama, SKA, HQM and GSAS would be beneficial
* Understand client requirements/objectives
* Knowledge of statutory legislation and other standards.

My client would consider Sustainability Consultants with 2 years UK experience as well to join the team at Intermediate level so if this role is too Senior for you please still apply as your application will still be considered.
Amida Civil & Engineering specialise in the recruitment of Mechanical Design Engineers Electrical Design Engineers Intermediate to Associate, Sustainability Consultants, Public Health Engineers, Technicians, AutoCAD Technicians, BIM and Project Engineers