Environmental Manager

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Date: 05-May-2023

Location: London, LND, GB

Company: Alstom

Req ID: 402523

Appointment Basis: Permanent

Salary: Up to £55K + Benefits


Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide

Are you seeking to enhance your career and join us on our journey as our Environmental Manager on a permanent basis and make your mark with a globally renowned organisation in the rail sector? The Environmental Manager is a key integral role which requires you to manage DI&S (Digital and Integrated Systems) projects within the UK&I, to advise and support project teams to enable them to fulfil environmental requirements and improve environmental performance.


What That Means Day To Day


You’ll be part of Alstom where you will  manage Environmental Improvement plan within DI&S.  Liaise with project teams and supply chain to achieve optimum balance between environmental improvement and project efficiencies. Other aspects of the role include:

  • Maintain Alstoms presence at RISF and other Network Rail forums and industry meetings.
  • Produce and maintain project Environmental Management Plan (DEMPs & ESMP’s) and  Site Waste Management Plans (SWMP’s)
  • Produce environmental element of Project Inductions
  • Support social and sustainability initiatives on all projects
  • Produce Incident Response Plan and give briefings to project personnel 
  • Co-ordinate and promote project environmental objectives and initiatives on nominated projects
  • Manage project environmental training matrices and deliver training for Waste Management, Waste Champion, Noise and Vibration, Ecology Awareness and Pollution Prevention & spill response on nominated projects
  • Manage project consent register for nominated projects and apply and manage consents
  • Assist with environmental noise monitoring and Section 61 consent application and compliance
  • Liaise with client Community Liaison Officer, Local Authorities and other agencies for nominated projects
  • Liaise with EHS Advisor and design teams to promote environmental awareness (design out carbon / waste) on all projects
  • Interface with client EHS teams for nominated projects
  • Carry out environmental guidance visits and environmental advisor inspections on any project as requested
  • Carry out environmental surveys for nominated projects and assist with ecology surveys
  • Assist with corporate level environmental initiatives as required



Who We’re Looking For


At Alstom we are agile, inclusive and responsible in everything we do. These principles form our values and behaviours and are an essential component of our assessment process and are fundamental qualities that we seek for all roles. We are highly interested if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree, Diploma in related discipline
  • Full Member of IEMA, CEnv or equivalent
  • Current driving licence
  • Experience in managing EMS to ISO 14001:2015, Auditor
  • Experience in construction and/or rail related lead environmental role.
  • Regulator, Local Authority, stakeholder management experience




  • Data analysis and EPI reporting
  • Practical Environmental problem solving skills
  • Using innovation to reduce carbon and energy use
  • Management of Environment and Social Management plans
  • Waste management
  • Noise management



  • MSc in related discipline
  • Fellow member of IEMA.
  • PTS Certificate



  • Experience with NR/L2/ENV/015 and associated rail standards
  • Experience in multi-disciplinary rail related projects
  • Client focussed (ideally Network Rail)
  • City & Guilds Trainer



What we offer


We offer a highly competitive starting salary of c. £50-55K and 25 days annual leave with the opportunity to increase this to 30 days, healthcare, life assurance, an excellent company-contributed pension scheme, and a wide range of flexible benefits that you can tailor to suit your life-style.


Application Process


The talent team are reviewing applications on an ongoing basis and the role will close as soon as a suitable person has successfully passed the assessment process. To be considered please send in your application as early as possible


We value inquisitive, innovative and motivated people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable.


Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  We aim to have a welcoming and inclusive environment for individuals, of different ages, genders, ethnicities, disability, LGBT, religion and/or belief.


As a 'Disability Confident' employer, we will interview all disabled job applicants who match the essential criteria of the job description or specification: if you require any reasonable adjustments, please let us know.



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