Ridge and Partners LLP Sustainability Consultant in Birmingham, United Kingdom
Ridge’s continuing success, has created opportunities to join a new sustainability team in our Birmingham office. Building on our strength of sustainability offering across the country, Birmingham is creating a dedicated sustainability team to enhance the delivery of projects locally.
This creates multiple opportunities for candidates to join building on our past strengths and successes.
The roles available are wide and varied, and include;
Graduate Sustainability Consultant
Building Physics and Dynamic Modeller
Sustainability has a broad reaching scope and scale, and this brings multiple opportunities to grow, learn and develop. Our successful candidates will be given every opportunity to broaden their knowledge to encompass more than a narrow element of sustainability on dynamic and diverse projects. Candidates will be involved in developing, governing, and delivering sustainability strategies from inception, through to hand over for buildings and property portfolios
Successful candidates will have a real desire to learn, grow and forge a long-term career within an award-winning multi-discipline consultancy.
The team provide a range of sustainability services direct to client organisations, external consultant teams, contractors, as well as to our own Ridge multi-disciplinary project teams.
The different roles offer varying work roles and responsibilities but will include;
Embodied carbon reviews
Net Zero Carbon reviews
Assist with producing technical briefing notes and reports
Assist project stakeholders with all issues relating to sustainability
Expand the role to encompass wider issues of sustainability pre and post construction.
Production of reports and drawings Assist with building IES dynamic models
Researching alternative materials to offer best value solutions and reduce in use carbon emissions
Assist with producing Energy Performance Certificates and Display Energy Certificates
Assist with producing technical briefing notes and reports as required
Assist project stakeholders as part of a specialist team with all issues relating to sustainability
Expand the role of Sustainability Consultant role to encompass wider issues of sustainability pre and post construction.
Production of reports and drawings where appropriate
Regulations and Software
Training in BREEAM and other similar sustainability assessment methodologies
An understanding of Building Regulation Part L
A good eye for detail
Familiarity with IES software would be an advantage, if not willingness to be trained to operate the software
A knowledge and understanding of CIBSE TM54 assessments would be an advantage
Knowledge of renewable and LZCT options
Experience with planning support documents (NRIAs, London Plan etc)
Able to produce concise verbal and written reports to a good standard of English
Familiarity with Microsoft Office
Knowledge of renewable and LZCT options
Experience with planning support documents
A full driving licence
What We Can Offer
This role offers you the chance to progress your career at a forward thinking, friendly company. Along with providing you with an opportunity to learn and develop skills and qualifications as part of a dynamic team, we also offer;
Ability to contribute to the growth and development of the business, whilst being supported from our existing sustainability teams within Ridge
25 days holiday - entitlements increase by 1 day per annum after 3, 5 and 8 years
Standard 6% Ridge Contribution - rising to 7% after 5 years, and 8% after 10 years
Highly competitive salary
Salary Sacrifice - Cycle to Work Scheme
Buying and Selling Annual Leave
Gym Membership Scheme
Company car leasing scheme
Ridge has advanced our position in the Building Magazine Top 150 Consultants, showcasing our continued success. We were also delighted to break into the Top 10 Architects, Engineers, Project Managers, and Surveyors lists.
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