Project Environmental Advisor

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  • Location

    Watford, Hertfordshire

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    Building, Construction and Infrastructure

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    Vital Glasgow Construction

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Vital Human Resources are looking to appoint a Project Environmental Advisor for a project based in the Watford/London area.

The role includes the following duties:

  • Develop, maintain, and review the Environmental programme to ensure compliance with current and future legal, regulatory and corporate requirements.
  • Manage regular strategic review of the EHS function on the project and provide appropriate objectives and programmes to improve overall EHS performance and to defend against future liabilities.
  • Participate in management review meetings to present Environment, Health & Safety performance, discuss upcoming Environment, Health & Safety actions to improve functional performance, and proactively identify and promptly address Environment, Safety & Health issues which may affect operations or may provide strategic advantage to the business.
  • Lead the creation and maintenance of an appropriate EHS culture through cross-functional cooperation, communications, promotions and training.
  • Establish and manage the implementation of environmental management programmes.
  • Responsible for appropriate procedures, approvals, co-ordination and control of hazardous, regulated and solid wastes.
  • Manage all EHS regulatory reporting requirements.
  • Responsible for emergency planning and take leadership role in EHS emergency situations.
  • Represent the company on EHS affairs with relevant external parties ensuring adequate response to all regulatory and legal issues.
  • Drive a 'best practice' EHS philosophy across all business aspects.

Essential Experience / Skills and Qualifications:

  • Degree in Environmental Science or IEMA Approved Associate Certificate in Environmental Management
  • Main contractor / Site experience is essential with experience in similar role.
  • Experience of preparing and implementing, Environmental Management Plans, Suds plans and filling the Ecological Cleric of Works role would be advantageous

Please contact Jamie Nicholson or click "Apply now"