Environment & Ecology Advisor


Competitive Plus Car/Car Allowance

Closes 30/11/2021

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Story Contracting is a successful business combining the skills, resources and experience of rail and construction, working as a collaborative partner. Celebrating over 30 years in the general construction industry, and with over 20 years’ experience of permanent way and rail related building and civil engineering projects, Story Contracting has grown into a highly respected company. 

Are you passionate about environment and ecology? Can you build formidable relationships with delivery teams? Are you a dynamic individual ready to get stuck into supporting environmental initiatives across diverse and high-profile rail projects? If so, Story might be for you.

We are looking for an enthusiastic Environment and Ecology Advisor to join our team. The location of the role is flexible to be based out of our Carlisle, Chorley, Normanton or York office.

The role would involve supporting and collaborating with our project teams to deliver projects to the highest environmental standards. Innovation and drive are a key ingredient in pushing our standards to continuously improve.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Promoting a culture that supports environmental best practice in the workplace;
  • Supporting in the production of Environmental & Social Management Plans, Environmental Risk Assessments, Site Waste Management Plans and Environmental Incident Response Plans;
  • Producing Preliminary Ecological Appraisals, Invasive Non-Native Species Management Plans & Biodiversity Assessments;
  • Support with environmental permit and licence applications;
  • Provide support and guidance to the project teams;
  • Monitor and accurately report on environment & ecology compliance;
  • Support the development of the company’s Environmental Management System in accordance with the requirements of ISO 14001:2015.

‘Doing it Right’ is really important to us, so if you believe you have the skills to help deliver projects to the highest standard, this could be the right opportunity for you. In return, you will be joining a business that’s going places and offers an excellent working environment along with a competitive salary, matched Company pension contributions of up to 5% of salary, help towards healthcare costs, national retail discounts and access to our cycle to work scheme. We also operate an agile working policy to suit our peoples’ needs.

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