Environmental Advisor

BAE Systems


Environmental Advisor


£35,404 depending on skills and experience

Posted by on August 17, 2023.


What you’ll be doing:
Ensuring compliance with environmental permit including implementation and variation requirements as well as pollution data collection and submission
Chemical and environmental incident management including route-cause analysis, report generation and publication
Managing COSHH database, including creating and updating COSHH assessments
Implementation and management of projects to improve the environmental and sustainability performance of the site
Collecting and analysing energy, water and waste data for internal monitoring and permit compliance
Daily monitoring in chemical lab of effluent waste water and chemical make-up of process tanks

Your skills and experiences:

Experience in the environmental field
Experience of environmental permitting and lead auditor in ISO 14001
HND / degree in an environmental qualification or equivalent
Project management and data analysis experience
Teamwork across functions and ability to work independently
Solid communication skills (both verbally and written)
Demonstrable IT proficiency (including Microsoft packages)


· Lab experience

You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

The SHE Function Team:
You will be joining the SHE Function team, responsible for the management and control of the sites chemical production process and waste streams via the effluent plant. The role will report to the Site SHE Manager working closely with the SHE Team, Quality Team and Washington site local management.

Why BAE Systems?
This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals.

We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.

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 your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

Closing Date: 31st August 2023

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.

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