Environmental Advisor (FTC)

Posted almost 2 years ago by High Speed Two - HS2
Location London (Central)
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £Competitive
Sector Engineering, EIA
Posted almost 2 years ago
Apply by Wednesday, 18 November 2015
Environmental Advisor (FTC) As an Environmental Advisor at HS2 you will support and manage the process of assessing the environmental impact and associated socio-economic implications of Phase 1. Your remit will include support in the delivery of all relevant environmental deliverables to reflect the stage of the design cycle, working closely with route engineering and Technical Directorate to inform decision making in accordance with the organisational and sponsor requirements and policies in compliance with environmental law and regulations.   About the role: Develop and maintain a range of speaker support materials and training for other executives. To support and manage, as required, the process for assessing environmental impact, and associated socio-economic implications, in accordance with the HS2 Sustainability Policy. To support environmental input into HS2 Ltd reports and briefings to Ministers to enable robust decision making. Deliver high quality environmental support and advice to the project in order to help ensure the best possible outcomes from an environmental perspective. To support stakeholder engagement, including attendance at public consultations. Review outputs from environmental professional services consultants to maintain high quality, timely and assured external inputs and to provide challenge and assurance that the work undertaken is fit for purpose. About you: You will be a self-motivated Environmental Advisor, capable of dealing with complex environmental issues within tight timescales. Degree (or equivalent) in a relevant environmental discipline. Membership of professional organisation (e.g. IEMA, IEEM) with aspiration to become Chartered. Proven track record of working on environmental assessment, design and implementation of complex projects. Good understanding of UK environmental legislation, policy and best practice guidance Demonstrable evidence of dealing with environmental issues on, and delivering high quality reports About Us: 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, boost the economy and create thousands of jobs.   Closing date: 16 November 2015

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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