About the role
Balfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for an Environmental Advisor to join our HS2 Major Projects team to work in Brindley Place, Birmingham.
What you'll be doing
As an Environmental Advisor , you will :
Assist the surveys team to develop robust and comprehensive environmental mitigation measures to deal with environmental risks and opportunities, working collaboratively with the whole project team including the design joint venture;
Be accountable for fit for purpose methodology and assumptions that can withstand external scrutiny;
Be responsible for management of health, safety and wellbeing within the area of responsibility;
Complete Stage 1 Environment and sustainability reporting to JV Partners and Client.
You will :
Hold a full UK Driving Licence;
Be a member of an environmental professional body;
Be degree qualified, (or equivalent) in a relevant subject, e.g. Environmental Science, Environmental Management, Environmental Impact Assessment;
Have an understanding of the benefits of working collaboratively to obtain the best outcome for the project;
Have good interpersonal and communication skills.
Why work for us
High Speed 2 (HS2) will dramatically increase Britain's rail capacity and shape the future of rail travel.
This new railway will transform Britain : driving regeneration, jobs and growth, and introducing new skills for people at all levels in multiple industries.
Balfour Beatty, along with our joint venture partner company VINCI, has recently been awarded two contracts on the HS2 project, worth a total of c.
£2.5 billion. We will design and build two key stages of the new high speed line and we are looking for a wide range of experts to join the team and support this unique, ground breaking project.