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Environmental Advisor

Ref no. BHN561581
Location Huntingdon, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract 3 Months+
Job status Closed

Job summary

Matchtech are excited to be working alongside a major highways and civils contractor in Cambridgeshire, and as result we have a live opportunity for an experienced Environmental Advisor.

Key skills required for this role

IEMA, Environmental


Environmental Advisor - IEMA

Job description

The role will ensure environmental compliance across all major environmental aspects - water, waste, noise/vibration, ecological - and provide advice and guidance to various teams to help achieve this. The role will also involve delivering suitable environmental and sustainability training for all project staff.


  • Provide environmental compliance advice to various teams, including design construction, procurement and subcontractors and suppliers on the practical implementation of contract policies, processes and requirements
  • Undertake environmental audits and inspections, both internal and external, including suppliers and waste contractors
  • Deliver suitable environmental and sustainability training for all project staff
  • Identify and communicate environmental and sustainability risks and mitigations, assisting with the review and undertaking writing of plans, risk assessments and method statements
  • Drive awareness for and delivery against contract targets, particularly reducing Carbon, materials efficiency and striving to achieve no-net loss in biodiversity
  • Drive innovation and continuous improvement throughout the project team
  • Understand the Client and Contractor's Environment and Sustainability Policies, Processes and statutory requirements as they affect the contract's operations and ensure that the requirements are implemented on the project


  • Degree qualified in appropiate Environmental or relevant discipline
  • IEMA Membership or similar professional membership
  • Full driving licence and willingness to travel across project/contracts in the region
  • Competant IT skills
  • At least 2-3 years' construction industry experience or relevant environmental experience in a similar sector

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