Environmental Advisor

£450 Per Day PAYE Umbrella

Carmichaels are seeking an Environmental Advisor to work on the HS2 project in Birmingham on a contracting basis.

Reporting to an Environmental Manager.  Responsible for helping to initiate and then maintain systems to ensure compliance with contract requirements and company standards and targets. 

Responsibilities will include:

  • Ensure compliance of works with Construction Code of Practice and other environmental  requirements
  • Working within the construction teams to facilitate project delivery
  • Development of EMS documentation and systems
  • Development of environmental works solutions/mitigation and monitoring regimes
  • Roll out of systems to ensure construction methodologies and programme meet Environmental Minimum Requirements
  • Environmental Reporting
  • Management of Environmental Opportunities and Risks, updating of register and progressing selected opportunity actions


The following experience is essential:


  • A sound understanding of environmental legislation and principles of environmental management systems
  • Understanding of the benefits of working collaboratively to obtain the best outcome
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Determination to see tasks through to completion, with excellent planning and organisation skills

The following qualities/ experience are desirable:

  • Good experience of environmental issues in a work environment
  • Member of an environmental professional body
  • Experience of taking on new challenges in a systematic and enthusiastic manner