Senior/Principal Sustainability Engineer

Greater Manchester, Manchester, England
£50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Closing date
13 Oct 2022

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Senior/Principal Sustainability Engineer

Your new company

An excellent opportunity to join one of the North West' fastest growing building services consultancies. Established in 1949 your new company will be multi award winning company that excels in the delivery of sustainable ME design. Based out of Stockport you will be working on both private and public sector projects supporting the health sector, Education and Public Houses. The company has also recently set up another division focussing on Net Zero Carbon and Sustainability. You will be working to head up a small hard-working team with a good social background with regular trips to Foodie Friday in Stockport.

Your new role

You will be working alongside and leading a close team in Manchester working in a newly created division focussing on Net Zero Carbon and Sustainability involving large multi building sites working mainly in the Education and Health sectors. There will be varied work in both the private and public sector.

You will be working as part of the company' new division for Net Zero Carbon helping to work with clients on large multi building projects to build out a long term multi year carbon reduction and sustainability plans. It is expected that the role will expand with growth to the business due to government legislation to make the United Kingdom hit its Net Zero target by 2050.

You will be using internal standards and frameworks to monitor and improve governance, environmental performance, and social impact. You will do this be developing and delivering sustainability initiatives and climate resilience which will include implementing The Sustainability Action plan, Net Zero, biodiversity and social value initiatives. You will work with ISO 50001 Energy management systems and carry out sustainability. You will need to ensure compliance with sustainability legislation and embrace best practice allowing you to promote the journey towards climate resilience through internal and external marketing and communication.

What you'll need to succeed

You will need a degree in Building Services HND/HNC or equivalent with a minimum of 10 years' experience. You will need to be able to establish and develop good working relationships with both professionals and clients through good written and verbal communication. You will need to be able to work with minimal supervision, prioritising your workload, to meet deadlines using a variety of design tools such as AutoCAD. Due to government contract and required security vetting you will have been a resident in the UK and worked in the UK for the last 3 years.

What you'll get in return

You will be joining a highly ambitious company with opportunities for growth and development in the future. You will be offered a highly competitive salary of around £50,000 - £55,000 depending on experience. In addition, you will receive income protection, private medical care, stakeholder pension scheme, death in service life assurance plus the opportunity to work from home 2 days a week. There are break out facilities including pool tables and dart boards as well as free parking at the office.

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