Sustainability Engineer

Recruiter
Hays
Location
County Antrim, Northern Ireland
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
11 Nov 2020
Closes
11 Dec 2020
Ref
3889276
Contact
Jayne Dodds
Specialist area
Sustainability
Function
Engineer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Your new company
A well-established International Building Services Consultancy with offices located across the UK and Europe. This practice has been providing market leading engineering services for end-user Clients, Developers, Main Contractors and Design and Build / PPP Contractors across a variety of sectors including Education, Commercial, Retail and Industrial.

Your new role
Your day-to-day role will involve a range of duties such as:

  • Providing strategic low-energy design advice
  • Liaising with key client stakeholders to develop their sustainability strategies
  • Identifying sustainability risks and appropriate mitigation measures and highlighting any opportunities to increase the organisation's sustainability credentials
  • Creating models to illustrate your plans, processes and designs
  • Producing evidence requirements for BREEAM/LEED credits
  • Undertaking a gap analysis report should the desired rating not be achievable
  • Monitoring the design process to ensure that the scheme design objectives are being followed and the design meets the clients' requirements
  • Preparing low and zero-carbon technology feasibility studies and energy statements for local authority approval as part of planning applications
  • A range of additional ad hoc duties to support the wider team

What you'll need to succeed
A degree in a relevant engineering or sustainability subject. A master's degree in a relevant subject is preferred. Strong technical engineering knowledge and a good understanding of low-carbon building solutions. Previous experience in a similar role is an advantage however all levels will be considered from graduate to senior.

What you'll get in return
This practice offers a dynamic and stimulating working environment that actively encourages employees with on-going support for their continued professional development. They organise regular in-house seminars and off-site training courses to ensure all staff remain fully up to date with current regulations and rapid changes in technology. A competitive remuneration package will be offered along with benefits including private healthcare, Life Insurance, Critical Illness and Pension. Working hours are Monday to Friday 9am - 4.30pm.

What you need to do now
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