Energy and Carbon Technician - Exeter

6 days left

Exeter, Devon
we can offer a competitive salary of £24,000 - £26,000 per annum DOE
30 Jul 2019
30 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you have proven experience working within sustainability and energy efficiency? Are you looking for a new challenge?


An exciting opportunity has arisen to join South West Water as an Energy and Carbon Technician based in, Exeter. 


About The Company 


South West Water provide reliable, efficient and high quality drinking water and waste water services throughout Cornwall, Devon, and parts of Somerset and Dorset. We believe that by investing in the future of our region, we are not only improving the quality of life for today’s residents and visitors but are also taking responsibility for future generations. Our aim is to continually drive up standards, particularly in the areas that matter most to our customers and be amongst the best in the water industry.


About The Role 


The Energy and Carbon Technician will assist in energy and carbon management activities to ensure the business maintains compliance with relevant legislative requirements, such as ESOS compliance through the company’s ISO 50001 certification. 


This role will also ensure the company’s energy management system is continuously improved, as well as ensuring information and data from the system is used in such a way that contributes to meeting all energy and carbon targets as directed by the Board. 


The Energy and Carbon Technician will also assist is the source data collection, processing and accounting for the purposes of reporting the company’s greenhouse gas emissions (carbon footprint). 


The Ideal Energy and Carbon Technician: 


Previous experience in an Energy, Carbon or Sustainability role  Educated to A level standard or equivalent Possession of an Engineering or Environmental Science related further or higher qualification would be advantageous Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate both verbally and in writing to people at all levels of the business Logical and analytical approach to problem solving Full driving license – occasional site visits will be required