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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 Environmental team with an Environmental Planner for our Advance Plus Framework. Based at the Preston office you will provide town planning and environmental advice to the Advance Framework at design and planning stage, including town planning and environmental requirements such as applications, studies / surveys, reports and consents.

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

  • Consultation with designers and project managers to understand project scopes and advise on town planning and environmental requirements.

  • Coordinate the delivery of project level design 3rd Party / Environmental Risk Reviews and identify planning and environmental scopes of work.

  • Consult with UU Environmental Planners, and coordinate, and produce information required for EIA Screening/Scoping, planning applications and supporting documentation, as directed by the client.

  • Work with Third Party Coordinators and the Customer Team to provide any relevant environmental information to projects.

  • Coordinate with designers on environmental matters in order to confirm design solutions.

  • Coordinate GIS support to assist with the production of Environmental Constraints Maps as required.

  • Assist the project team with communications with relevant Local Planning Authorities and or statutory consultees as necessary and instructed by the Client.

  • Consult with Environmental Regulators, as required.

  • Co-ordinate the compilation of necessary documentation required for other environment related consents which may be in addition or separate to planning applications that may include: EA consents, Flood Risk Activity Permits and Ordinary Watercourse Consents; Hedgerow Removal Notices; PRoW Diversions; Applications for works to protected trees; Notices for intended works to trees in conservation areas.

About You

  • Qualification in appropriate town planning, environmental or related discipline

  • Knowledge and experience of planning requirements and submissions

  • Strong written and verbal communication and negotiating skills.

  • Effective time and workload management

  • Ability to define goals and plan to deliver them

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.

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