UPDATED 25 November 2015: UK – Foster + Partners, Senior Sustainable Environment Engineer Designers of such buildings as The Gherkin in London and many other famed landmarks is looking to fill a senior role in its sustainability department. The new recruit will need to contribute to projects at city, master-plan, building and product scale and help develop water systems, waste water treatment, flood mitigation, air pollution control and solid waste management systems, networks and strategies. In other words a good all rounder. Based in London. Details
In the US at The Center for Sustainable Energy in San Diego, CA is looking for a senior project manager for its Electric Vehicle Initiatives, “Accelerating the transition to a sustainable world powered by clean energy”. The new recruit will be responsible for development, coordination and general management of a variety of projects associated with EV market development, including project staff. There’s a few other jobs going there as well.
Lane Cove Council in Sydney’s north is looking for a Sustainability Coordinator to join the environmental health team. The position involves improving the sustainability of the council’s operations and the community by undertaking, coordinating, monitoring and evaluating projects identified in the council’s sustainability action plan and funded by its sustainability levy.
Retailer Myer is after a National Sustainability Manager based at Docklands in Melbourne. The key focus of the role is developing and implementing Myer’s sustainability strategy. It involves ensuring Myer’s strategies remain relevant and comprehensive, ensuring the continuous improvement of Myer’s sustainability credentials, identifying cost saving benefits for the business and communicating and informing stakeholders of sustainability initiatives and activities.
Telstra is hiring a Senior Sustainability Advisor. The successful candidate will be responsible for identifying sustainability risks and opportunities, monitoring and benchmarking performance, and working with the business to continually improve. The role is also responsible for helping to communicate Telstra’s sustainability approach, particularly with regard to social and responsible business issues and performance to internal and external stakeholders, and embedding sustainability into the company’s culture and business strategy.
Sustainability Victoria is currently advertising for a Project Advisor – Strategy, responsible for undertaking program logic mapping for deliverables across the business. The role is critical to ensuring alignment of the new SV2020 strategy’s goals and program outcomes, and establishing a process for continually monitoring the progress towards achieving the organisation’s five-year goals.