Environmental & Sustainability Advisor

£38-£48k Plus Package

Carmichael are seeking an experienced Environmental & Sustainability Advisor to join a Joint Venture working on a major infrastructure project based in Birmingham.


  • Deliver value adding environment projects and support ecological enhancements
  • Liaise with client, regulatory bodies and subcontractors on matters of environmental management and sustainability.
  • Produce and update environmental management plans and environmental risk assessments
  • Provide on-site advice to operations and design teams on environmental management, compliance and project specific mitigation measures including pollution control and ecology protection
  • Investigate environmental incidents and support the business to implement controls to prevent repeat occurrence
  • Carry out environmental audits and inspections on a periodic basis to meet the project objectives and targets
  • Work with stakeholders and project teams to ensure that environmental consents and permits are in place for all activities where they are required and that permit conditions are complied with
  • Carry out site based environmental monitoring to comply with legal and contractual requirements
  • Support the Bid Team by reviewing client tender documents and providing detailed responses such as environmental management plans.
  • Ensure implementation of the project environmental management systems on project sites
  • Be aware of any changes to standards and legislation and where applicable recommend changes to systems and processes
  • Deliver environmental training, toolbox talks and undertake onsite coaching
  • Produce internal and external reports as required, e.g. case studies, environmental performance, compliance monitoring reports
  • Support and conduct audit and assurance activities including facilitating external audits by clients and certification bodies
  • Assist in the development and production of key performance indicators and management reports
  • Other duties as required

The Person

  • Strong knowledge of environment and sustainability management
  • Educated to degree level in Environmental Science, Environmental Management, or suitable industry experience