Atkins Global

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Atkins Global London, UK
Mar 20, 2018
Full time
The Strategic Asset Management business within Faithful+Gould, part of the Atkins Group, is a leading provider of sustainability and low carbon services within the UK. We provide a range of support and insight to large UK private and public-sector clients. This includes energy efficiency and carbon management services, asset management and whole life costing, as well as broader sustainability strategy services such post-occupancy evaluation and rating tools (BREEAM, Ska, Well Building etc). We are looking to recruit a knowledgeable and skilled Senior Consultant with solid experience in delivering consultancy services in the sustainability arena including; energy auditing and building optimisation, post occupancy evaluation, and the provision of technical advice and guidance in other areas of low carbon consultancy with a focus on energy efficiency and low carbon technologies and there implementation in a wide range of sectors. The successful candidate will join a growing dynamic team, with real opportunity for development and progression. Your permanent location will be our London offices, and the role may include travel to clients’ offices/ sites throughout the UK.  Duties & Responsibilities   The role will typically include: • Providing technical sustainability support to clients in a wide range of areas including;   o Building performance and building optimisation;    o Energy auditing and options development;   o Sustainability strategies;   o Renewable feasibility studies; and   o Whole life carbon assessments; • Climate adaptation / mitigation strategies;  • Providing advice to clients and design teams on the most cost-effective and beneficial route to compliance;  • Identifying potential clients, discussing needs and preparing bid documents;  • Interact with other members of the business and external clients at all levels;  • Facilitating workshops with a broad range of stakeholders; and • Managing resources, deliverables and budgets on projects. Requirements  • Experience of working with design teams on a range of commercial and public sector projects;  • Preferable: BEng / MEng, in a building services, or energy related field; • Strong understanding of building services and preferably, common industrial processes; • Experience of carrying our BREEAM assessments is also preferable to not requisite; • Ability to build and maintain strong business relationships with internal and external clients;  • Confident with an ability to assimilate within a team and collaborate fully to help develop the business; • Facilitation skills; • Competent in Microsoft Office and Windows applications;  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills;  • Ability to be flexible and to be able to multi-task and prioritise when necessary;  • High level of energy with lots of drive and enthusiasm; and  • Candidates may be expected to attain an appropriate level of UK security clearance. Faithful+Gould want to hear from you.  Atkins offers a fantastic range of benefits, which you can tailor to suit your own health, wellbeing, financial and lifestyle choices.  All the information you need to know is available on our dedicated benefits portal; your reward, which is available to access 24/7 from any device: https:// www.yourrewardatkins.com This role may require security clearance and offers of employment will be dependent on obtaining the relevant level of clearance. If this is necessary it will be discussed with you at interview If applying to this role please do not make reference to (in conversation) or include in your application or CV, details of any current or previously held security clearance. Remember to say you found this opportunity at   EnvironmentalCareer.com
Atkins Global Birmingham, UK
Mar 20, 2018
Full time
Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. Our proven track record in delivering complex solutions is made possible by the collective breadth and depth of expertise, experience and resources of our people and businesses around the world. We build long-term trusted partnerships to create a world where lives are enriched through the implementation of our ideas. Atkins (with CH2M and Sener) is the Engineering Delivery Partner for HS2 Ltd. There is a requirement for a Senior Environment Manager to be seconded into HS2 to manage and lead the environmental design elements of a section of the proposed railway corridor from London to the West Midlands in accordance with the HS2’s organisational requirements, environmental commitments, environmental law and regulation. The post holder will be employed by Atkins Ltd and will be seconded full time into the HS2 Ltd offices in Birmingham.  The role reports to the HS2 Area Head of Environment and will require interface with the other two Senior Environmental Managers within the Delivery Area, as well as Senior Environment Managers from adjacent Delivery Areas The successful candidate will work alongside a team of other specialists and consultants engaged on the project and will liaise with a range of technical stakeholders, including statutory bodies to develop appropriate and cost balanced mitigation strategies and solutions and play an integral role in reducing the detrimental impact of the developing scheme on the environment. Key responsibilities include: • Leading on environmental design requirements and deliverables, working in close association with the HS2 Ltd Technical Directorate’s Environmental and Engineering Specialists.  • Providing leadership for environmental design solutions and ensure environmental issues and constraints are key considerations in project design.  • Working collaboratively with technical specialists including engineers, construction experts, architects and environmental specialists to achieve world class integrated designs and develop appropriate and cost balanced mitigation strategies and solutions.  • Reviewing and critically appraising deliverables produced by consultants to ensure that the environmental design for the route area complies with the organisation technical and sponsor requirements, environmental commitments environmental law and regulation.  • Liaising with technical stakeholders via various different forums to obtain information to inform the development of the design and to ensure the stakeholder’s environmental requirements are understood  • Managing consultants appointed to undertake environmental design in order to input on the environmental and sustainability aspects and ensure compliance with the Environmental Minimum Requirements and other environmental legal requirements On completion of the secondment, opportunities would exist to be based in an Atkins office and provide support to other Atkins’ infrastructure projects where you would work collaboratively with a range of technical specialists input to the design and construction phases of a range of infrastructure projects.  In joining Atkins you would join a team of over 300 environmental professionals located across the country, working with a wide range of client interests within the public and private sectors to deliver an exciting range of high profile infrastructure projects such as HS2, Smart Motorways, East West Rail, Horizon Nuclear Power and water utility projects.  Requirements • Degree or Masters qualified in a relevant environmental discipline  • Experienced in the specification, preparation and coordination of fee proposals for environmental work. • Chartered, or on route to becoming chartered, with a relevant professional institute. Experience of leading on environmental assessment and design on large or complex infrastructure/engineering projects  • Experience in project direction/management of complex projects and financial management of projects, including procurement processes  • Demonstrable project management skills and strong experience working with multidisciplinary teams on a range of projects.  • Proven knowledge of UK Environment legislation, and current best practice guidance  • An EIA and/or environmental management background  • Strong numeracy, written and verbal communication skills and the aptitude to rationally explain, explore and discuss environmental issues  • Strong IT skills and proven working ability to use Office based software, including Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook, coupled with an aptitude towards learning and utilising new software in the office environment (training will be provided in the use of the internal document management systems). A good understanding of GIS, SharePoint and eB is also desirable.  • Able to work within a team and motivate others to deliver to high standards, on time and to budget. • Able to prioritise and work effectively under pressure Rewards and Benefits Please refer to our website for details of our full benefits package. This role may require security clearance and offers of employment will be dependent on obtaining the relevant level of clearance. If this is necessary it will be discussed with you at interview If applying to this role please do not make reference to (in conversation) or include in your application or CV,  details of any current or previously held security clearance. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Atkins Global Epsom, UK
Mar 20, 2018
Full time
Atkins is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and experienced individual to join our Waste & Resource Management Team in Epsom. The Team provides expert advice and support to clients across all Atkins’ key market sectors. Waste and Resource Management includes waste management plans and strategy, design in existing and new developments, sustainability and resource conservation, regulatory support, waste classification and characterisation and the development of waste and energy recovery infrastructure. Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. We build long-term trusted partnerships to create a world where lives are enriched through the implementation of our ideas. We are looking for a motivated, client and solution-oriented individual to join our dynamic and expanding business. This is a great career opportunity for an experienced individual who is looking to progress their career. Requirements Candidates for this role must be open to UK and international travel. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate experience in several of the following: • Working knowledge of UK and EU waste regulations; • Providing practical construction waste and resource management advice to clients, both on and off site; • Have extensive knowledge of solid waste treatment and management systems; and • Project and bid management. Experience in the following would be advantageous: • Carbon modelling; • Environmental Permitting (in relation to waste); and • Supporting in business development. The individual Candidates for this role must be open to UK travel (with the possibility for occasional short-term international assignments). The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate evidence of: • Ability to show initiative, with a confident, professional “Can Do” approach; • Strong report writing, verbal and presentation skills; • Strong analytical skills and the ability to think strategically; • Have an interest in and understanding of broader environmental and sustainability issues; • Working towards becoming (or already) chartered with an institution such as CIWM or IEMA; • Have a full UK/EEC driving licence. Training Atkins develops individuals through a portfolio of training and development activities designed to help you make the best of your abilities and talents. These are reviewed with individuals through an annual appraisal process. We actively support staff in achieving chartership and corporate membership of relevant institutions. Rewards and Benefits Please refer to our website for details of our full benefits package. This role may require security clearance and offers of employment will be dependent on obtaining the relevant level of clearance. If this is necessary it will be discussed with you at interview If applying to this role please do not make reference to (in conversation) or include in your application or CV,  details of any current or previously held security clearance. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com