Graduate Sustainability Consultant

MES Building Solutions
17000.00 - 20000.00 GBP Annual + Dependent on Experience + Bonus
10 May 2019
07 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Graduate Sustainability Consultant

MES Building Solutions are looking for a Graduate Sustainability Consultant to join our expanding sustainability team. The successful applicant will be responsible for undertaking a wide range of sustainability and Building Regulations assessments in the built environment. Primarily this will include undertaking SAP assessments of new-build dwellings, assessing evidence for BREEAM assessments and providing support for the production of planning statements.

This role is based in our head office in Newark, Nottinghamshire - although site visits will be required where necessary. The role also requires someone with excellent client facing skills and a calm approach to dealing with and solving problems. Full training will be provided where necessary.

Key Tasks

• Undertaking SAP calculations for new-build dwellings

• Collating and assessing evidence as part of BREEAM assessments

• Providing clear and concise technical advice to clients

• Building & maintaining relationships with clients

• Undertaking related services, for example ventilation testing & commissioning


• MES head office in Newark, Notts

• Where required, site visits nationwide.

Applicants Should

• Be educated to GCSE or A level maths (or equivalent)

• Be educated to degree level

• Have the desire and ability to learn new technical skills

• Have good written and verbal communications

• Be able to work reliably without supervision

• Hold a full and clean UK driving licence

• Be willing to drive to sites when required

Ideal Experience

• Construction-related degree

• An understanding of Part L of the Building Regulations and SAP would be beneficial

• An understanding of BREEAM or the Code for Sustainable Homes would be beneficial


• Competitive salary of GBP17,000 to GBP20,000 dependent on experience

• Annual bonus based on company performance

• Monthly bonus based on team performance

• Access to a company pension scheme

• Joining a well established and growing consultancy