Environmental Advisor ( fantastic team culture, varied role and funded training and development!)

11 July 20242024-07-11
Sheffield, South Yorkshire & Sheffield City Region

A leading Sheffield business are looking for an Environmental Advisor to join their existing team.  You would be joining a friendly team who are supportive and inclusive. The business offers excellent benefits, development opportunities and would fund relevant training. The job duties are varied ranging from site visits to strategic planning. If you're passionate about environmental management and want to make a difference, this is the perfect opportunity.


  • Provide environmental advice and support to project management teams
  • Conduct environmental investigations and site inspections
  • Lead the production of Environmental and Social Appraisals (ESA) and Management Plans (ESMP)
  • Write reports, mitigation plans, and risk assessments
  • Support compliance with ISO14001 and other environmental standards
  • Deliver subject matter briefings and training
  • Assist in audits and monitoring for environmental performance


  • Full UK driving license 
  • Be a minimum of a Practitioner member of Institute for Environmental Management and Assessment or working towards; and / or NEBOSH Environmental
  • Railway experience in a similar role and full PTS (Personal Track Safety) is an advantage, but not essential
  • Good knowledge of environmental legislation and best practice
  • Be an excellent communicator with the ability to write clear, concise reports
  • Ability to multi-task and work proactively and flexibly in support of changing workloads
  • Strong prioritisation and organisation skills
  • A relevant undergraduate degree or experience in Environmental management, or equivalent
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Knowledge of environmental legislation and best practices
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

Schedule: Monday to Friday office based, with travel required - you can plan your own diary and car allowance / expenses covered 

Benefits: Health & wellbeing plan, fitness discounts, volunteering opportunities, sick pay, death in service benefits