Plans, designs, assesses environmental constraints of infrastructure projects; ensures compliance with relevant environmental and building codes and safety regulations.
We’re supporting our clients as they adapt to a new world in the wake of COVID-19. We’re now recruiting for roles which will help our clients to deliver vital services and to resume business wherever possible.
Location: East Grinstead
An opportunity has arisen for an environmental engineer to join our Real Estate and Infrastructure business.
This role will be part of the Capita Environment flooding team and will involve the following: Working on projects to enhance the local environment, identifying sources of contamination or flooding and assessing the adverse impact on the environment; advising on and providing solutions for mitigating the effects of such; preparing and supporting business cases for works to protect the environment
You will contributing to the design of environmental projects including hydraulic systems, sewerage systems, flood defences, roads and ancillary structures etc;
Carrying out environment-related desk-based research and fieldwork to collect, analyse and interpret data to determine their validity, quality and significance;
Contributing to environmental audits and environmental impact assessments;
Assisting with project plans, determining work schedules, carrying out project audits;
Carrying out inspection work and planned maintenance control;
Assisting organisations to conduct their activities in an environmentally appropriate manner;
Providing advice on regulatory and legislative standards, guidelines and policies;
Working with local authorities and national environmentally based organisations.
Masters degree in a suitable related subject;
Experience in preparing environmental business plans;
Experience working on the feasibility and design of environmental flood projects;
Experience carrying out and recording surveys;
Commitment to obtaining chartership with documented progress towards this;
Good team player with good communication skills (English).
Demonstrate asset management and inspection capabilities;
Specialist confined access training.
Listen | Create | Deliver
Capita Real Estate and Infrastructure is one of the UK’s largest multifaceted consultancies, delivering property and infrastructure projects on a local, national and international scale.
We have 20 offices in the UK offering a vast range of professional and technical expertise across an unrivalled number of services. The breadth and depth of our experience ensures that we are able to add value to any project, regardless of its size, complexity or sector.
We do much more than simply delivering projects; we design, manage and partner. We focus on building strategic relationships with our clients - delivering a comprehensive service across their portfolio and optimising the benefits of continuous improvement in design quality, efficiency, cost reduction and knowledge retention. We support them at all stages of a project or programme, and our understanding of the key risks and challenges means that we direct effort where it is most needed.
We work with Public and Private sector organisations to design, build and optimise their property and infrastructure assets. From inception to delivery, we apply our combined expertise to achieve more from the entire built environment. We provide a unique blend of services and expertise, working with our clients to redefine, create and deliver the infrastructure and places where people will prosper.
The successful candidate will be encouraged to develop their career within Capita through the Capita Career Progression Scheme structured approach, including support for obtaining further relevant professional qualifications. At Capita, training and development aren’t optional extras: they’re how we do our job. We will motivate you to perform at your peak, recognising your achievements and rewarding them appropriately.
As well as the competitive basic salary we also give you a company pension scheme and benefits including one relevant professional subscriptions paid for, Cycle to Work Scheme, discounted retail vouchers, and various private insurance schemes. You will have access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle. All of this, in a professional but fun environment.
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All interviews, assessments and background checks will continue to take place online, to completely remove the need for face-to-face contact. All Capita colleagues who can work from home should do so; and where it is not possible for colleagues to work remotely, we have taken important steps to protect those working from Capita’s offices. Social distancing, enhanced hygiene and safety measures are already in place at all Capita locations that are open to protect our colleagues and manage the risk of COVID-19. The welfare of our people is of paramount importance to us, and we’re doing everything we can to keep our colleagues and customers safe during this time.
“Capita operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applications regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership”
Role Posted – 4th November 2020, Closing date 4th December 2020