Energy Project Manager
Reading Borough Council is on a mission to reduce its carbon footprint.
We have ambitious plans to become a zero-carbon borough by 2030. At the heart of the action, the Council’s own emissions are crucial to lead by example.
We have reduced our carbon footprint by over 60% since we started our Local Authority Carbon Reduction Programme in 2008 and we plan to go completely zero carbon by 2030.
The Sustainability team is responsible for driving this work forward and for the energy management of the organisation.
About the role
Day to day, the job will involve managing the delivering of energy efficiency and renewable energy projects using the latest technologies working closely with the Council’s property teams and ensuring that we are on track to meet our carbon plan targets.
You will be reporting into the Councils Committees and Climate Programme Board and overseeing the capital budgets. You will work closely across departments and partner organisations to drive the projects forward to deliver carbon savings across the Council’s estate.
The following experience is required for this role :
We offer a supportive environment to grow and develop your career with the opportunity to put your ideas across. Innovation and ambition is strongly encouraged, and you’ll get a great feel for that working in our friendly and collaborative environment.
A competitive salary alongside a range of benefits including :