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Senior Environmental & Sustainability Advisor


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We care…

We need people who care about their colleagues and customers, as well as our business, the environment and the community. If you are concerned about what’s happening around you, we’ll have a lot in common.

Our Environmental team is critical to our business, providing advice across all phases of planned and unplanned work. They establish baseline conditions on environmental aspects, and impacts, that could adversely affect operations.

The Role

We are recruiting for an experienced environmental professional to support the delivery functions of the Anglian Water contract, providing environmental advice across design, construction and reinstatement phases to projects, ensuring regulatory compliance whilst promoting the safeguarding of the environment.

This varied role will put you in contact with colleagues across our business, as well as our client and statutory regulators where we’ll look to you to build lasting relationships.

You will undertake preliminary assessments, commission, and manage specialist surveys, and produce reports in support of operational efficiency, safety, and positive environmental impact.

These are just some of the additional activities you’ll be involved with:

  • Support operational teams in the production of internal and external reports and undertake and assist with the monitoring, analysis of and reporting of environmental performance
  • Carry out site inspections and audits of Clancy Group facilities, projects and supply chain sites and ensure legal compliance to applicable environmental duties and responsibilities
  • Produce Environmental Management Plans, Waste and Material Management Plans, Screening Documents and Emergency Response Plans for Anglian Water projects and depots
  • Deliver environmental training at all levels of the business to promote a positive culture and provide employees the skills to undertake their own respective roles
  • Monitor and review all environmental events 

We would love to hear from you if you can demonstrate the following:

Waste management understanding and experience of environmental permits and compliance along with excellent stakeholder management, proactivity and accountability are all pre-requisites for this role.

We’ll take it as read that you have experience working in the environmental sector and knowledge of relevant legislation.

Our environmental team colleagues need to be able to write technical reports using correct language and be able to carry out detailed investigations. This role will test your technical understanding as well as your communication skills.

Relevant professional qualification e.g., IEMA, CIWEM, IES, CIWM and a degree in an environmental discipline are important, and experience implementing ISO14001 and working specifically within utilities or construction would be desirable.

A full valid driving license and the willingness, ability and flexibility to travel at short notice is essential.


Our Company

Every day we work smarter, greener and use our imaginations.

Our purpose at Clancy is simple - we make life better for everyone’s growing families. We play a vital role in providing fresh drinking water and power to millions of homes and businesses and so much more.

We are one of the biggest family owned construction businesses in the UK and we care about our people, our clients and the environment.

What Next

You apply, and we respond within two weeks (we know how annoying it is not to hear anything back)! If you don’t receive feedback within that timescale, please don’t be afraid to chase us - one of our values is to do what we say we will do!


In addition to helping you reach your career goals, a competitive salary, pension, healthcare and holiday allowance starting at 24 days per annum, we also offer perks including Clancy Xtras, our employee benefits programme with discounts for numerous well-known retailers such as Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Currys PC World and Vue Cinemas, cycle to work scheme as well as an Employee Assistance Programme.


Clancy is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all our employees. If you require any reasonable adjustments to be made for you to attend an interview, please do let us know and we will be happy to accommodate.

We are proud signatories of the Armed Forces Covenant and Disability Confident Committed.

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