Sustainability Advisor

Location Darlington
Sector: Sustainability and Environment , Environment and Sustainability
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £45000.00 per annum + Car Allowance
Job ref: IR2254_1685012393
Published: almost 1 year ago

Sustainability Advisor

Teesside, North East England | £45,000 + Car Allowance + Excellent Benefits

Irwin and Colton have been engaged by one of the largest Principal Contractors in the UK to recruit a Sustainability Advisor. This role will be working on a variety of large-scale construction projects across Yorkshire and the North East, including the expansion of a high-tech manufacturing facility, advising employees and contractors of all levels on a broad range of sustainability issues. This is a great opportunity to join an established sustainability team within an industry leading organisation.

This position offers hybrid working.

Responsibilities for the Sustainability Advisor will include:

  • Ensuring the delivery of the sustainability policy, and compliance with legislation and regulations across a range of diverse projects
  • Conducting site visits and audits, working closely with the project teams and supply chains, to help support the development of the sustainability strategy
  • Working with the wider project teams on matters regarding BREEAM to help achieve certifications, and reporting progress and findings back to the design teams
  • Act as a main point of contact for the environmental sustainability program with key stakeholders including clients, contractors and regulators

The successful Sustainability Advisor will have:

  • Proven experience in a similar role, ideally within construction, civil engineering or related industries
  • Ideally a degree in a relevant Sustainability or Environmental related subject
  • Excellent communications skills with proven experience engaging a wide range of stakeholders
  • A strong technical knowledge across relevant sustainability legislation, compliance, and regulations

Contact Isla Robson on or 01923 432 801.

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