Location
Manchester
Department
IT

About The Role

At MWH Treatment we believe that people matter. We know that to build successful, creative teams we need a diverse workforce that can deliver new innovative ways of thinking. We provide an environment where you will have the freedom to develop and grow to your full potential.

MWH Treatment is looking to strengthen their SHEQ Team with an Environmental & Sustainability Assistant. Home working with some time in the head office, you will help to strengthen the current MWHT SHEQ team in the services provided and the solutions delivered. This role would suit someone who has an interest and desire to lean about environmental and sustainability issues and be a key player in shaping our business in this area.

This will be to support the National Environmental and Sustainability Manager in continual improvement of organisation with respect to environment and sustainability including progress towards achieving operational Net Zero Carbon.
To promote sustainability through assisting in the production of communications, training, documentation and support materials with potential for delivery of briefings and attendance at meetings to share progress and communicate sustainability.

You will report directly to the National Environmental & Sustainability Manager and the responsibilities will include:

  • Managing time appropriately to allow hybrid working (mainly between office and home, with infrequent site visits)
  • Providing support to the National Environmental and Sustainability Manager
  • Collation of environmental data for carbon footprinting and calculating the quarterly organisational carbon footprint
  • Assist in the calculation of MWHT’s additional Scope 3 carbon emissions including embodied carbon in products and services used
  • Assist in the production and organisation of sustainability related training material for employees
  • Identifying environmental benefits and carbon savings from design and construction projects
  • Assist in the promotion / communication / workshops on sustainability internally and to our clients and the supply chain; including production of case studies and reports
  • Analysing current and future sustainability trends or requirements relevant to the business and assist in identifying solutions to ensure continual improvement
  • Collating and analysing of environmental and sustainability data, and assist in internal and external reporting
  • Requesting and handling of relevant data (predominantly carbon related) from the supply chain
  • Working alongside the MWHT STEM Ambassadors to promote environmental and sustainability education
  • Represent and promote the SHEQ (Environmental) Department in meetings, workshops, management reviews and forums.

What MWH offer

 

At MWH Treatment we believe that people matter. We know that to build successful, creative teams we need a diverse workforce that can deliver new innovative ways of thinking. We provide an environment where you will have the freedom to develop and grow to your full potential. 

Packages include -  

  • A competitive salary 

  • Hybrid Working  

  • 25 days holiday + Bank Holidays (with an additional 5 days available to buy) 

  • Contribution Pension scheme 

  • Life Assurance 

  • Health Insurance 

  • Private medical Insurance


And many more benefits including – cycle to work scheme, discounts and savings Hub, kids pass etc 

About You

Qualifications

Essential
  • Strong written and verbal communication and negotiating skills.
  • A keen interest in Environmental and sustainability 
  • Moderate IT skills with proficiency in use of excel based systems
  • Effective time and workload management
  • Flexible approach to working environment
  • Ability to define goals and plan to deliver them
 
Desirable
  • Full driving licence

About Us

MWH Treatment is an integrated design and build solution provider operating in the water sector. We have over 1,000 staff working across eight regional centres, primarily supporting six long term water sector frameworks operating both as MWH Treatment and increasingly in joint ventures and alliances.

 

At MWH Treatment we create opportunity by inviting, embracing and celebrating difference.

 

Our goal as an employer is to recruit, motivate, and develop our employees with diverse ranges of talents and perspectives to ensure that we have the breadth of viewpoints, experiences, and skills needed to succeed.

 

Embracing diversity of all kinds enables MWH Treatment to provide a work environment and culture that play a key role in attracting and retaining the right people with the right skills.  

 

Living these values and committing to diversity and inclusion supports and enhances our employees and acts as a key differentiator in the market.

 

We are signed up to the Armed Forces Corporate Covenant in making a promise to support our forces. We are working with CTP to help ex veterans find work in the civilian world. We also support Mates in Mind which is a charitable programme to improve and promote positive mental health in the workplace. 

 

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