Back to Job Search

Environmental Sustainability Engineer

  • Location: Preston
  • Salary: £54793.00 - £60326.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 26 days ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Jonathan Maironis
  • Contact Email:
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 04 June 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH82347_1713878181

I have a very interesting opportunity for an Environmental Sustainability Engineer to join a leading Aerospace & Defence organisation.

The role is based out of Warton, Preston and is hybrid working of 2-3 days per week onsite.

You MUST be eligible for SC Clearance to be considered for this role.

What you'll be doing:

Working with the Product teams, suppliers and customers to achieve our ambition to deliver more sustainable products without compromising performance by;

  • Setting the processes and capabilities to produce the product artefacts
  • Environmental legislation and regulation impact assessment
  • Environmental strategy and early lifecycle development constraints/rules
  • Product Environmental analysis
  • Identification of opportunities to reduce environmental impact
  • Identification of product sustainability risk (materials, obsolescence)
  • Life Cycle Assessment
  • Climate Impact assessment (GHG, carbon foot printing)
  • Sustainability assessments
  • Environmental justifications/ case statements
  • Capability assets (process, training, toolsets)
  • Regulatory inputs
  • You'll also have people manager responsibilities in this role.

Essential Skills & Experience

  • Relevant engineering experience (STEM degree or equivalent Environmental qualifications)
  • Process Development experience
  • Product Environmental and/or Product Sustainability knowledge

Desirable Skills & Experience

  • IEng or CEng with Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment
  • People management experience
  • Understanding of REACH legislation

This is perfect for someone that has done this kind of role before in another Aerospace & Defence organisation or a company/industry that has put Environmental Sustainability at the forefront of their business.

JAM Recruitment Ltd is acting as an employment agent with regards to this position.