Senior Environment Manager

Posted about 2 years ago by High Speed Two - HS2
Location London (Greater)
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Competitive salary
Sector Construction / Civil Engineering, Transport / Logistics
Posted about 2 years ago
Apply by Monday, 21 September 2015
Senior Environment Manager London (with travel along the line of the route) This is a unique opportunity to play a key role in delivering the High Speed 2 (HS2) rail network. HS2 will bring the UK’s Victorian railway infrastructure dramatically into the 21st century. Wholly owned by the Department for Transport, HS2 Ltd is the company responsible for developing and promoting the new high speed rail network HS2 is the UK’s largest infrastructure project. Taking the lead on environmental design requirements and deliverables, on the route between London and the West Midlands, you’ll be instrumental to the success of this once in a generation, transformational endeavour. We will look to you to collaborate with experts in engineering, construction and architecture, to achieve world class integrated designs and develop appropriate, cost balanced mitigation strategies. Carefully gathering detailed information from diverse stakeholders, you’ll see that environmental design complies with technical and sponsor requirements, environmental commitments, environmental law and regulations. You’ll also take care to ensure environmental issues and constraints are key considerations in overall project design. To be equal to the challenge, you’ll need a significant track record of leading on environmental assessment and design for large, complex infrastructure or engineering projects. You’ll either have or be working towards Chartered Environmentalist status. You will certainly demonstrate strong knowledge of UK environment legislation and current best practice guidelines. In addition to leading multidisciplinary project teams, your expertise in project management includes leadership on finances and procurement. Crucially, you’ll also bring to the role strong communication skills and a flair for explaining, exploring and discussing environmental issues. Closing date: 21 September 2015. Discover more and apply at or click the Apply Now button below

High Speed Two - HS2

High Speed 2 (HS2) will be the UK�s new high speed rail network. As well as improving capacity, the new scheme will shorten journey times between a number of Britain�s major population centres, bo...

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