Environmental Co-ordinator

£31,406 - £40,927 yearly
  • Cambridge University
  • Cambridge, UK
  • 17 Dec, 2021
Full time Environmental Management

Job Description

Job title: Environmental Co-ordinator


Department/Location: Estates Division - Environment & Energy


Salary: £31,406-£40,927


Reference: BA29343


Closing date: 09 January 2022


Advert text:

The University of Cambridge is seeking a knowledgeable and committed individual to join the University's Sustainability Team as the Environmental Coordinator.


The Sustainability Team is responsible for developing and implementing long-term plans to improve the University's performance across a wide range of areas of environmental sustainability through the University's Environmental Sustainability Vision, Policy and Strategy.


This role will contribute to the delivery of several of these aims through the delivery of a wide range of environmental sustainability projects and initiatives. In particular, this role leads on the implementation and monitoring of a University-wide Waste Strategy and assists the Environmental Manager to establish and maintain a University wide Environmental Management System including responsibility for maintaining the University's legal compliance register, providing advice and training to staff, conducting internal audits and addressing non-conformities, contract management, and engaging with a variety of stakeholders at all levels.


Candidates should have direct experience in the development and management of environmental sustainability projects including the development and implementation of project plans. Candidates should have knowledge of a range of environment sustainability matters, in particular those relating to waste reduction, environmental legislation and Environmental Management Systems and a passion for, and knowledge of, a range of environmental sustainability-related issues.


This is a great opportunity to help shape the environmental sustainability policy and performance of a world class institution, and an exciting time to join the University to work on these issues.


Click the 'Apply' button below to register an account with our recruitment system (if you have not already) and apply online.


If you have any questions about this vacancy or the application process, please contact Danielle Darke, HR Co-ordinator by email on EMHR@admin.cam.ac.uk


Please quote reference BA29343 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.


The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.


The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.