Sustainability Consultant

Posted about 1 year ago by Penguin Recruitment
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £22,000 - £30,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Sector Consultancy, Engineering, Environment, Sustainability
Posted about 1 year ago
Apply by Thursday, 1 March 2018

Penguin Recruitment are pleased to be working alongside a multi-award winning and International consultancy, who are looking for an experienced and dynamic Sustainability Consultant to join their established and experienced team in Reading.

In your new role as a Sustainability Consultant, you will be joining a specialist planning and multi-disciplinary engineering design consultancy. Offering International services, our client over the last 10 years have become a leading consultancy in the market.

Our client are looking for someone with a passion for sustainability and the desire to learn. You will have a good grounding in sustainable building design and energy policy/legislation to drive the company's growth plans. On offer is the potential for you to develop your career further within this interesting and unique organisation.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist the sustainability team and associated services proposition
  • Liaise with project teams on contract award to highlight BREEAM requirements
  • Undertake BREEAM Domestic and Commercial assessments
  • Produce regular reports for project teams on the status of BREEAM projects
  • Provide regular BREEAM guidance and assistance to the project team
  • Develop, manage and monitor sustainability/ BREEAM assessments
  • Undertake Energy Statements and Energy Modelling Simulations for planning applications and lead responses to clients/local authorities
  • Undertake Daylight/Sunlight/Overshadowing Assessments
  • Complex Thermal Modelling analysis to assist with Environmental design
  • Develop and build relationships with industry peers, consultants and Clients

Key Skills and Experience


  • At least 1-2 years' work experience in sustainability consultancy.
  • Engineering or Environmental Degree qualified
  • Experience in delivering sustainability and energy statement, using SAP and SBEM calculations.
  • Previous experience undertaking BREEAM Assessments.
  • Experience in delivering daylight/sunlight/overshadowing analysis and internal daylight assessment, using Sketch-up and IES-VE.
  • Experience in lodging domestic and non-domestic EPCs.
  • Confidence in using SAP, IES-VE, Sketch-up, and AutoCAD software tools.
  • Ability to understand architecture and survey AutoCAD drawings
  • The capacity to work autonomously and proactively.
  • Attention to details.

In return our client offer an excellent benefits package which include a competitive starting salary, bonus and pension scheme, full training and support for professional memberships plus many more.

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