Environmental Advisor
£40k - £50k + Benefits

Environmental Advisor

Ref: 428| Posted: 27th Nov 2023

Environmental Advisor  - Construction / Building - Midlands & South East + Remote Work.

Ecologists and Environmental Consultants also considered with a view of transferring experience over to main contractor side - good opportunity for career progression.

 Mix of office and visiting sites in midlands and south east / London. 

Opportunity to base from offices in London, Derby or Birmingham. Also with a mix of remote work.

Reputable Tier 1 Building Main Contractor.


What Makes This Company Great?

-One of the UK's leading Tier 1 building contractors.

-Very busy and stable pipeline of work.

-Diverse range of projects including Education, Healthcare, Commercial, PRS and hotels.

-Multi million pound projects.

-Flexible working.

-Great place for training and progression

-Very low staff turnover.


Would you be open to find out more about what else makes them stand out as one of, if not the BEST employers in construction? - then apply today.


Job Role:

The role is to provide environmental assistance and advice to pre-construction and construction operations. Seeking someone who is self motivated, good at communicating through various media and who is able to fit into multiple site teams with ease. 




  • Ensure training courses are kept up to date and aligned with industry standards / Deliver environmental training / Provide mentoring to new staff where appropriate / Provide and deliver Toolbox talks


  • Liaise with Environmental Advisors and Health and Safety Advisors
  • Attend Business System Review/team/client Meetings as required
  • Compose reports for Senior Leadership Meetings
  • Draft and distribute alerts, posters and newsletters 
  • Attend Client Environmental Forums
  • Attend Industry organisations, e.g. CECA, BUILD UK

Project Assistance:

  • Regular site inspection for each site
  • Technical support relating to implementation of management systems on site, sustainability performance and legal compliance.
  • Liaison with environmental regulators on behalf of site teams.
  • Support in complying with other environmental related requirements (e.g. planning conditions, client requirements, BREEAM / CEEQUAL).

Winning Work: Assist with Tenders and Prequalification as requested

  • External Audits:
  • Assist in preparation and presentation for external audit


  • Ensure environmental processes are up to date, relevant and fit for purpose
  • Communicate any changes to management system
  • Highlight and communicate Best Practice


To be considered for this Environmental Advisor role you must meet the following criteria:

  • Previous environmental management role preferably in Construction
  • Previous experience of delivering training
  • Up to date knowledge of UK environmental Legislation
  • Knowledge of Environmental Management Systems
  • Degree in environmental management or equivalent - highly desirable 
  • strong communication skills, verbal and written
  • Computer literate
  • Full UK Driving Licence with flexibility to visit sites in the Midlands and South East / London.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to form good working relationships with multi-disciplined teams 
  • Able to work autonomously and manage own commitments/diary/scheduling. 
  • Previous employment with a main contractor, sub contractor or Consultancy.
  • Previous employment in an Environmental Advisor, Environmental Coordinator, Environmental Manager or similar role.


The successful Environmental Advisor will receive:

-£40,000 - £50,000 (Dependent on experience)
-Plus additional company benefits 

To be considered for this vacancy or to find out more information please apply now.

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