About The Role

Morrison Telecom Services is currently looking to recruit a Senior Environmental Advisor to work within the SHEQ Team.  This is a national role and as such will be area based – site and office.

You will be joining us at an exciting time in telecoms within a fast and dynamic team. Charged with providing accurate and effective environmental advice to all staff operating across utility, construction and street works projects.

  • Determine site compliance against company, client and legislative requirements.
  • Ensure delivery of legislative compliance and promotion of continuous improvement of environmental performance.
  • Foster the development of environmental skills within operational line management.
  • To ensure consistent implementation of environmental standards across the contract.
  • Support operational personnel to deliver their environmental responsibilities.

As a Senior Environmental Advisor, your Duties will include:

  • Provide the necessary support and advice to ensure legal and procedural compliance.
  • Continual development and improvement of environmental the Environmental Management System (EMS) to maintain ISO14001 accreditation.
  • Liaising with the Contract Management Team on environmental issues and performance.
  • Provide support and guidance to operational teams and management on environmental performance and provide root cause analysis to aid relevant coaching and feedback.
  •  Engage staff and contractors on environmental performance on a day to day basis and support the delivery of objectives and targets.
  • Provide operational management and line manager with feedback on identified environmental risks and advise of possible solutions and remedial actions.
  • Assist operational management to promote environmental management and improvement at briefings.
  • Lead the attainment of CEMARS accreditation.
  • Overseeing and supporting the SHEQ and operational management teams on all matters attaining to environmental compliance.
  • Support in the preparation and development of contract specific waste management plans and environmental strategy plans etc.
  • Support in the development, maintenance, management and auditing of divisional / contract waste management plans.
  • Planning, coordinating and conducting environmental compliance audits within the business and suppliers to ensure compliance with the Environmental Management System and supporting the close out of any identified non-compliances.
  • Planning, coordinating and conducting site based environmental audits and supporting the close out of any identified non-compliances.
  • Update MTS systems with site audit data.
  • Travel throughout the UK to undertake site visits.
  • Collating all relevant environmental data for monthly reports, including trend analysis on each business unit.
  • Promote business wide targets and objectives.
  • Assist with and / or lead environmental incident investigations; provide advice, support and guidance on legal framework.  Ensure that learning points are fed into the SHE department for continued improvement of policy and standards etc.
  •  Develop and deliver briefings and environmental awareness training.
  • Assist with audits by internal and external bodies.
  • Participate in the creation of briefings and presentations.
  • Attend meetings as and when required to assist with environmental management.
  • Assist and support in the preparation of internal and external reports.
  • Participation in on-call rotas (on an ad-hoc basis).
  • Other tasks as directed by line manager.

Experience Required:

  • Experience, knowledge and application of the utilities/construction industry.
  • Experience in a similar role.
  • Knowledge of legislative requirements and best practice in environmental management and improvement.
  • Knowledge of waste management and CEMARS.
  • Ability to conduct audits, inspections and recommend preventative action.
  • Sound knowledge of I.T. programs.

Qualifications Required:

  • Degree in Environmental Management or similar qualification.
  • Knowledge and comprehensive understanding of ISO 14001.
  • Chartered or willing to work towards IEMA membership.
  • Full, clean driving licence


About The Company

Morrison Telecom Services is a part of M Group Services, delivering a range of essential infrastructure services to the utilities, transport, data and telecom sectors across the UK and Ireland.

Working collaboratively with clients, Morrison Telecom Services brings commitment, innovation, teamwork and accountability to deliver long- term partnerships. We engage early to understand business targets, developing processes and systems, collaborate in design and planning, and help improve operational efficiency. We are focused on providing a full end-to-end service offering to fixed and mobile operators covering all aspects of a network life cycle. 

We aim to be the employer of choice in the Telecom Services sector. Our continued growth and success is creating opportunities for fulfilling and rewarding roles, making the best use of our people’s skills and expertise. We want our people to have a positive impact on customers,communities and our clients every day.  We invest in training our people,developing leadership capabilities to create ambassadors not just employees. Through strong leadership, teamwork and mutual support we want our business to thrive on a happy, healthy and, most importantly, safe workforce.

'M Group Services values diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  We are committed to equal opportunities.’