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Graduate Environmental Consultant - Manchester

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Graduate Job

Engineering•Manchester

Description

  • Our Graduate Programme is the perfect place for you if you are an ambitious and passionate individual. Our programme will develop you to become a 'complete professional' and offer you a supportive induction programme, the opportunity to work alongside some of the most talented and respected engineers and consultants in the industry. You will receive independent mentoring, support through to Chartership and the opportunity to gain responsibility on a range of exciting projects.
  • Through our in-house PROpel scheme we will help you plan your career development and reach your full potential through a technical syllabus & skills development program.

Requirements

  • Degree in environmental science, environmental engineering, geography or a related field or related subject.
  • Familiarity with local, regional, and national environmental regulations and laws applicable to EIA processes.
  • Understanding of sustainability principles and the ability to integrate them into environmental impact assessments.
  • Ability to identify potential environmental issues and propose effective solutions or mitigation measures.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills to effectively convey technical information in reports and interact with diverse stakeholders.
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills for assessing the potential environmental impacts of projects.
  • Well organised and able to prioritise workload independently.
  • Strong communication skills and can work effectively either individually or as part of a team.
  • Willingness to conduct fieldwork, site visits, and environmental assessments.
  • Proficiency in use of Microsoft packages (including Outlook, Word, Excel and Publisher).
  • Experience in using GIS and AutoCad packages would be advantageous but not essential.
  • Previous experience of, or understanding of, one or more of the following is advantageous but not essential:
  • Health Impact Assessment;
  • Climate Change Appraisal;
  • Sustainability Statement’s;
  • Socio-Economic Statements;
  • Construction Environmental Management Plans (CEMPs).

Education requirements

Bachelors

Area of Responsibilities

Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Project support providing valuable support in general project management for multi-discipline schemes.
  • Data collection and analysis, assisting in gathering and assessing environmental data to support processes and identify mitigation to make a positive difference.
  • Client interaction to engage with key project stakeholders, ensuring effective communication and understanding of project requirements.
  • Research and innovation to stay abreast of industry trends, regulations, and best practices to contribute innovative ideas and solutions.
  • Work collaboratively, inputting into projects across the BWB Offices.
  • Progress towards Chartered status membership of a relevant professional body, such as IEMA, with support from the business.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

hybrid

Location

Manchester

Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Pension – BWB matches 5% of your salary into your pension to help save for the future
  • 25 days holiday with the option to purchase more
  • Life Assurance 4 x salary
  • Wellbeing support – qualified confidential support through Westfield Health
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • Driving your own experience
  • Values driven culture
  • Hybrid working
  • Access to personalised fully funded Learning & Development opportunities
  • Professional membership support
  • Paid professional subscriptions
  • Dedicated graduate networking opportunities
  • Access to discounted rail travel
  • Perkbox - Access to exclusive savings, discounts, free advice and benefits
  • Cycle to Work
  • Paid volunteering days
  • Regular social events
  • Long service reward scheme