Head of Environment

Posted over 2 years ago by High Speed Two - HS2
Location West Midlands
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Competitive
Sector EIA, Transport / Logistics
Posted over 2 years ago
Apply by Monday, 16 February 2015
As Head of Environment (Birmingham), you will have a pivotal role in managing and leading the environment and sustainability team to support delivery of a scheme that is affordable and meets programme requirements in a safe and environmentally responsible manner to time, cost and quality. Specifically, you will manage and lead the environment and sustainability requirements of the construction delivery project for the given area of the Phase One programme so that they comply with the requirements of the HS2 Technical Directorate, relevant standards and regulatory obligations, including the Environmental Minimum Requirements. For this key role, you will possess: A significant track record of large complex major projects / programmes within the Railway industry or other appropriate complex delivery programmes, including line management, budget and leadership responsibility; Degree or equivalent in a related subject coupled with chartered status (or working towards) coupled with a proven track record gained within EIA/environmental management; Membership of a relevant professional institution (e.g. IEMA); Strong expertise in embedding environment and sustainability requirements into design and construction works packages; Demonstrable understanding of construction management and design management tools and techniques to deliver environment/sustainability objectives; Proven knowledge of UK Environment legislation, and current best practice guidance. For further details about this leadership role, please visit quoting reference INF611 as soon as possible. Closing date for completed applications is midnight on 16th February 2015.   To be considered for this opportunity, candidates must apply through our website directly and not through a recruitment agency. We have a number of vacancies within this area. Please see for further current opportunities within this transformational infrastructure project. HS2 will revolutionise our railways, create thousands of jobs, bring major cities closer together, generate investment in neglected areas and provide passengers with an unprecedented travel experience.

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