Dawson Levy Resourcing are currently recruiting for a Senior Environmental Engineer to join a leading water organisation on a permanent basis in London (hybrid).
What you'll be doing
As part of our clients engineering teams, the senior environmental specialist will be part of a wider team responsible for building new and upgrading existing infrastructure. Working alongside other environmental professionals you will support large infrastructure projects from beginning to end, all whilst gaining the expertise needed to:
Lead the environmental de-risking of projects, identifying the environmental risks associated and assure appropriate mitigation is followed.
Produce, procure, and sign off the relevant environmental deliverables. Typically includes regulatory, sustainability, and biodiversity requirements.
Highlight opportunities for biodiversity enhancement.
Ensure projects are delivered sustainably and consider low-carbon delivery methods
Liaise with environmental regulators to ensure they are satisfied with our activities.
Identify opportunities where improvements could be made.
Collaborate with environmental colleagues to ensure a joined-up and consistent approach.
Carry out site visits, inspections, and walkovers to ensure compliance.
What you should bring to the role
Passion for protecting and enhancing the environment
Interest and experience in project delivery
Able to adapt to changing scenarios to solve problems
Effective communication and ability to build strong relationships at all levels
Degree level (or equivalent) in an appropriate Environmental/Sustainability discipline
Full driving license and access to a vehicle
Demonstrable experience in an environmental or sustainability role
Ability to apply a risk-based approach for managing projects based on knowledge