Technical Moves | Environmental Consultant

Environmental Consultant

Are you interested in working with an independent environmental specialist with a real mix of projects? Do you have a strong background in management systems, compliance and auditing but feel your potential is being wasted? Or maybe you're looking for a better work / life balance away from the London commute?

The Company

We are representing an independent engineering consultant and environmental specialist that works with an interesting mix of clients and projects across East Anglia, ensuring that every day has a different challenge. With an ever-increasing workload, they require an Environmental Consultant with experienced consultant capable of maintaining and improving service levels to their client base. You will provide management systems, compliance and auditing support on waste management, flood risk assessment schemes, recycling, geotechnical and environmental projects.

Job Description

Working with an independent environmental specialist with a real mix of projects inevitably provides additional responsibilities and project involvement, making this the perfect role for those who feel their true potential has yet to be tapped. As such the employer is open minded on the exact background of individuals and is interested in considering applicants from an environmental agency or government body, civil engineering consultant or specialist geotechnical or environmental business.


Your key job focus will be management system implementation, compliance and legal auditing. You will recommend practical solutions and improvements, liaise with clients, provide project solutions and develop to preferred supplier status.  You will also ensure quality of service, maintaining and improving processes and systems.

Essential skills

  • Degree in an environmental subject
  • 5 years minimum experience in the implementation of integrated management systems compliant with ISO9001, ISO14001 and ISO18001 standards
  • 5 years minimum experience in conducting internal audits in accordance with ISO19011
  • 5 years minimum experience in conducting legal compliance audits

Desirable skills

  • Lead Auditor Status ISO14001 or 9001 by IRCA Certified organisation
  • MSc in an environmental management or equivalent
  • NEBOSH Certificate
  • Experience with implementation of management systems compliant with ISO50001

In return

The salary on offer will depend on your previous experience; priority will be given to local candidates that don’t require relocation.

Ideally, you will already be locally based in Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire, Bedfordshire and be willing to work across East Anglia or already be looking to relocate to this region with some previous connection to the area.

Send your CV to Carl Wright at Technical Moves for further information.