Senior Environmental Engineer

BAE Systems
Filton, Gloucestershire, England
05 Mar 2019
19 Mar 2019
Grainne Henderson
Job Type

Senior Environmental Engineer

Would you like to play a key environmental role working across a diverse range of engineering projects within Naval Ships? We currently have a vacancy for a Senior Environmental Engineer at our site in Filton, Bristol

As a Senior Environmental Engineer, you will be supporting the Head of Discipline and Chief Engineers, supplying support and advice to the project Design Engineers and other functions across the business. You will lead and co-ordinate aspects of project environmental management and assessment activity, ensuring defined objectives are achieved whilst maintaining quality and service requirements.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to work across a wide range of global engineering projects, to be involved at the early stages of projects which will enable you to influence and help shape design going forward.

Your main responsibilities as a Senior Environmental Engineer will involve:

Providing Project Environmental (PE) support to projects as required

Developing, managing and supporting the programme of work for PE management activities and development of documentation

Supporting PE audits internal to Naval Ships

Reviewing L&R database environmental content for accuracy and gaps in commentary

Developing and delivering PE training

Attending internal and external meetings on HEEG's behalf as required.

Your skills and qualifications:


Possesses in-depth working knowledge of environmental legislation and environmental management techniques

Good breadth of knowledge of environmental impacts and the sound judgement needed to be able make correct trade-off decisions

Experienced in a multi- disciplined engineering environment

Degree qualified/equivalent in Environmental subject or related discipline


Knowledge of, and understanding of materials legislation impact, as it applies to products

Chartered Environmentalist or working towards membership

What we're looking for in you:

You will have strong communication skills alongside excellent problem-solving skills. You will have an ability to work as part of a team and across geographically dispersed teamsLocation: Filton, Bristol

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one of the world's leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.

Maritime Naval Ships

We design and build a full range of naval ships, giving customers the capability to fulfil extensive naval operations. We also develop and integrate state of the art combat systems for the surface fleet, equipping customers with the best possible information to operate effectively in modern naval environments. We are committed to creating solutions that protect and strengthen nations, commerce, communities and people. That's work that inspires us. That's BAE Systems.

You will find we offer a wealth of career options. From offshore patrol vessels through to Type 26 Global Combat Ship and QE Class aircraft carriers, the projects you'll be involved with are exciting and challenging and will form the backbone of the Royal Navy for decades to come.

BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the application process.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply as early as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with BAE Systems.

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