Exciting Career Opportunity: Principal Sustainability Consultant – Passivhaus & Retrofit, Witney Area / Oxford



Are you an experienced Sustainability Engineer with a passion for Passivhaus and retrofit projects? We have found a fantastic opportunity waiting for you at a rapidly expanding, ambitious consultancy firm based in the scenic town of Witney, Oxford. This is a chance to elevate your career to the next level and be part of a thriving team in a flourishing company.


You can find the job advertised here:



About the Consultancy

The consultancy firm specialises in all aspects of **building services design**, with a particularly strong emphasis on sustainability. They have rapidly grown, almost doubling their team of engineers in 2022, and they’re now ready to add a seasoned Sustainability Engineer to their ranks. Ideally, they’re seeking someone at the Principal level, equipped with proven experience in buildings-related Sustainability Consulting, particularly in the **Passivhaus and retrofit sectors**.

This young, yet rapidly growing consultancy is embracing the use of all new technologies like AutoCAD, Revit, and IES. As a part of their team, you’d be equipped with all the latest tools needed to successfully complete your projects. They’re working across various sectors such as healthcare, education, and residential, offering you the chance to be part of a diverse range of complex projects.


The Role & Working Conditions

This role offers a high degree of **flexible/hybrid working conditions**, with an understanding that site visits and client meetings are part of the job. Based just 20 minutes outside of Oxford in the beautiful countryside town of Witney, this consultancy offers the perfect balance of country living and city accessibility.

Your role in the company will not only be to contribute to their portfolio of projects but also to aid in their ongoing expansion. They’re looking for individuals ready to make a real difference, engineers with the ambition to develop the business as well as their own careers. With this role in particular, they hope to find someone ready to take the reins of the Passivhaus & retrofit division in the future.



The Ideal Candidate

Successful candidates will have:

– Proven experience in a design consultancy.
– A deep understanding of sustainably designed buildings and a passion for the built environment.
– Experience using modelling software such as IES, TAS or DesignBuilder (advantageous).
– Proven experience as an Architectural Technologist with substantial Passivhaus and retrofit experience (also suitable).

They’re offering a competitive salary, benefits package and the possibility of flexible working hours for the right candidate. If you’re a hardworking, versatile individual who isn’t afraid to ask questions and learn, this could be the perfect opportunity for you.


How to Apply?

To apply for this Principal Sustainability Engineer role, please follow the links provided at the start of this post.


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