G5 NSIP Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management Specialist – Environment Agency – Darlington

Environment Agency

G5 NSIP Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management Specialist

Salary – £37,462

Locations – Nationwide

Grade – 5

Post Type/ Working Pattern – Full Time, flexible working available

About us

If you’re part of the Environment Agency (EA), you’re part of the solution. Working with us means protecting and improving the environment and tackling issues of national importance. We’re based across England, and our responsibilities span industry regulation, flood defences, land contamination, water quality, fisheries and conservation. Such broad scope of work calls for diverse, multi-skilled teams. Together, we’ll promote sustainable growth, tackle climate change and secure a better future for everyone.

Your role with us

From Hinkley Point C to the Lower Thames Crossing, we offer specialist advice on Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects (NSIPs) to the Planning Inspectorate and NSIP developers. By providing expert technical support and regulatory advice on flood risk and coastal change, you’ll help to accelerate completion of key infrastructure. Working with key stakeholders and their technical representatives, you’ll build trusted working relationships and influence planning decisions to ensure current and future flood risks and coastal change are considered and managed.

What do I need?

A credible and authoritative expert in flood risk and coastal change, you’ll have experience of delivering environmental improvements through others. You will need:

Technical knowledge of national planning and policy, and environmental regulations such as EIA and Environmental Permitting Regulations

A good grounding in climate change allowances and adaptation measures, sustainable drainage systems, and flood risk assessment and mitigation measures

Skills in team work, influencing and communication

An ability to work flexibly and respond to competing demands in a time-pressured environment

Experience in delivering environmental improvements through others

What’s in it for you?

You’ll benefit from a culture that embraces difference and includes everyone, where you’ll feel supported and trusted to do the right thing. We’ll invest in you and allow you to grow and shape your career. What’s more, you’ll have access to our great benefits package including:

A competitive salary of £37,462

25 days holiday + 8 bank holidays

Great career opportunities

Maternity, paternity and adoption leave scheme

A range of flexible working options

As an organisation we strive to reflect the communities we serve, to achieve this we welcome applications from all backgrounds regardless of race, sexual orientation, and religion. We also welcome applications for part-time hours.

If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you. Click apply and start your application today!

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £37,462.00 per year

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