Carbon Engineer

  • Job Reference: 3006
  • Date Posted: 12 April 2024
  • Location: Plymouth - RNB Devonport, Devonport Royal Dockyard, Plymouth, Devon, PL1 4SG
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering & Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Carbon Engineer

We're looking for Carbon Engineer to join our Devonport Docks team based in Plymouth, Devon.

Location: Devon, Plymouth - remote working available, will need to be on site 4 days per week.

Contract: Permanent, Full Time


As a Carbon Engineer, you'll be working within the 10 Dock team. You will support them in leading and coordinating work across the Devonport Dockyard framework of projects to develop, design, provide opertional control, construction oversight and commission projects associated with establishing carbon reduction and energy efficient practices within KierBAM Joint Venture at Devonport Royal Dockyard in Plymouth.

Your day to day will include:

  • Work with the engineering, procurement, commercial and wider construction teams to identify, implement, monitor and report on the project carobon goals and requirements
  • Manage carbon quantification in line with BREAM Infrastructure and PAS2080 compliance
  • Present accurate material quantities, e.g. fuel, waste, transport and materials under KBJV's control
  • Produce technical notes and support carbon reporting throughout the lifecycle of the project
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant legal and regulatory requirements and all relevant company and joint venture policies and processes

What are we looking for?

This role of Carbon Engineer is great for you if you hold:

  • Degree qualified in Engineering, or equivalent subject relating to carbon management in the built environment
  • Experience in embodied carbon modelling ideally related to BREAM Infrastructure and PAS2080 compliance
  • Competent in data analysis
  • The abilitiy to communicate clearly with internal & external stakeholders along with commercial processes awareness

We're all about finding potential here at Kier, and transferrable skills are always welcome! So, even if you don't tick every box, please apply and we can have a chat.

Rewards and benefits
We're proud to be able to offer our brilliant people a wide variety of benefits that you can tailor to your needs. You can see more information of benefits here .

Diversity and inclusion
Making Kier a diverse and inclusive place to work is a huge priority for us. We're proud of the steps we've taken so far, but we know we must always do more. Our employees are key in shaping Kier's diversity and inclusion initiatives and our people have made a huge impact on how we work, by using their experiences to shape our policies. You can see our D&I action plan here .

Due to the nature of this role and the nature of the work at this site, you will be required to complete a Government Security Check (SC) Clearance / Counter Terrorism Check (CTC), which takes place during/before your employment, and is conducted by the Cabinet Office's United Kingdom Security Vetting (UKSV) agency who set out a pre-requisite criteria including residency history. (Applicants with criminal convictions will be treated on a case-by-case basis. We do not discriminate based on an applicant's criminal record or the details of any offences disclosed to us - To read more about our programme to support people with convictions into employment, visit ). This role will also be subject to further pre-employment checks.

We look forward to seeing your application to join the #constructionrevolution #joinkier