Environmental Sustainability Advisor
We currently have a vacancy for a SHE ( Safety, Health & Environment) Advisor – Environmental Sustainability at our site in Scotstoun
As a Environmental Sustainability Advisor, you will be providing ES (Environmental Sustainability) support and advice to the business to enable the effective implementation of the SHE management system. You will also promote awareness and understanding of environmental sustainability and its associated risks and opportunities across Naval Ships.
This role is key to implementing and evaluating management controls and review processes to enable the businesses and its management to operate to the highest standards and to ensure compliance with all appropriate legislation. This role would be suitable for a new qualified candidate or if you are looking to develop your career in Environmental Sustainability
Your main responsibilities as a Environmental Sustainability Advisor will involve:
Supporting the development of the SHE Management systems by the effective implementation of processes and procedures
Providing management information as appropriate for both internal and external use
Providing information, education, training, support and guidance to the business in order to improve environmental sustainability performance
Providing practical advice and guidance to the organisation on the development and maintenance of systems and methodology to mitigate environmental risks and identify opportunities
Supporting the delivery of Naval Ships environmental strategy
Interfacing with environmental authorities and collation, coordination and return of robust information/data to regulatory authorities, compliance schemes and corporate to support legal compliance
Your skills and qualifications as a Environmental Sustainability Advisor:
Technical and Professional Environmental and Sustainability knowledge is essential
Knowledge of ES Legislation including permitting process
Knowledge of SHE Management Systems and assurance processes
Degree qualified in environmental related subject or relevant experience
Associate member of IEMA (Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment- professional body) desirable
What we're looking for in you:
You will have excellent communications skills and be confident building relationships with stakeholders. You’ll have good problem solving skills and will adapt well to change
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, childcare vouchers, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.
Maritime Naval Ships
We design and build a full range of naval ships, giving customers the capability to fulfil extensive naval operations. We also develop and integrate state of the art combat systems for the surface fleet, equipping customers with the best possible information to operate effectively in modern naval environments. We are committed to creating solutions that protect and strengthen nations, commerce, communities and people. That’s work that inspires us. That’s BAE Systems.
You will find we offer a wealth of career options. From offshore patrol vessels through to Type 26 Global Combat Ship and QE Class aircraft carriers, the projects you’ll be involved with are exciting and challenging and will form the backbone of the Royal Navy for decades to come.
Attracting and retaining the sharpest minds is essential for a globally competitive UK naval engineering business. Our aim is to recruit the very best talent and we welcome applications from a diverse range of people, from all backgrounds, with many different skills, experience and perspectives. We offer the flexibility you need to do what’s important to you, whether that’s part time hours, job sharing, home working, or simply the ability to flex your start and stop times. Where practical, we’ll support a working pattern that suits your lifestyle and helps you reach your full potential. Talk to us about Smart Working.
BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the application process.
Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation