Environmental Manager

Able Group
Competitive salary
09 Nov 2021
07 Dec 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Environmental Manager
Billingham, Stockton-on-Tees (with some travel required)
About Us
As a key strategic player, the Teesside based Able Group is at the forefront of tackling some of our society’s most pressing sustainability challenges.
In the pursuit of a fourfold increase of the UK’s offshore renewable energy output, Able is providing and developing new bespoke port facilities on both the River Tees and the River Humber, with the latter set to establish one of Europe’s most extensive new industrial offshore wind clusters. These activities are fully supported by Government and the Humber facility has secured Freeport Tax Site status.
The Group also remains as a European market leader in the receipt and disposal of redundant oil and gas structures -achieving a 98% + recycling rate at its Able Seaton Port, near Hartlepool.
As a major landowner across the north of England – including one of the UK’s largest vehicle storage and distribution centres, near Immingham - the property development arm of the Group is committed to delivering environmentally friendly solutions that best serve the needs of supporting communities.
The privately owned Group can demonstrate a long and considerable track record of investment and this is further underwritten by its overriding and passionate approach to making a positive difference in every sphere of its activities.
We are currently looking for an Environmental Manager to join our team on a full-time basis.
The Benefits
- Competitive salary
- 21 days’ holiday plus Bank Holidays (increasing to 25 days with length of service)
- Progress your career with a well-known and respected business
This is a brilliant opportunity for an experienced environmental professional with an interest in environmental issues and renewable energy sources to take their career further by joining our market-leading organisation.
We tackle some of society’s most pressing sustainability challenges through our day-to-day activities which is why we’ve put a big emphasis on our own environmental impact. And that’s where you come in!
Using your expertise and experience, you will play a vital role in ensuring we continue doing our bit for the planet by maximising environmental efficiencies.
So, if you are eager to contribute to our ongoing success and become a valued member of our team, we want to hear from you!
The Role
As the Environmental Manager, you’ll support our operational sites with advice and guidance regarding our environmental impact.
Ensuring we comply with our environmental obligations, you’ll obtain the required planning permissions and consents and ensure we are following all safety, health and environmental regulations
This vital role will also see you monitoring the effectiveness of our environmental procedures, making recommendations for improvements and advising on pollution prevention and mitigation.
About You
To join us as our Environmental Manager, you will need:
- At least 15 years’ post-graduate experience in a similar role within the construction and/or consultancy sector
- Good knowledge of planning legislation
- Good knowledge of waste legislation and environmental permitting
- Good knowledge of appropriate environmental legislation
- Excellent communication skills and competent in Microsoft Office
- A genuine interest in, and an understanding of, environmental issues, relevant legislation and renewable energy sources
- Professional Membership of an accredited institution (RTPI/IEMA)
- A degree in planning or environmental sciences
Other organisations may call this role Environmental Sustainability Manager, Environmental Consultant, Environmental Project Manager, or Environmental Consents Manager.
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