Current vacancies

Sustainable Products LCA Consultant

As a member of the Sustainable Products team, the Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) Consultant will be an experienced LCA practitioner and construction materials specialist with working knowledge of LCA, Environmental Product Declarations (EPD) and LCA tools; and will be responsible for providing technical expertise and leadership to deliver and develop BRE Sustainable Products’ life cycle management business.

As BRE’s subject matter expert on LCA, the role holder will be expected to deliver LCA services for BRE’s Certified Environmental Profiles and Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) membership and verification schemes for construction products; and to manage and develop BRE’s suite of LCA tools and methods.

Location: Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:06/03/2019 Ref No:650


Digital Construction Lead, Construction Programme

BRE is undertaking a major research and development programme in the construction sector together with an alliance of partners and stakeholders. This is to deliver the Construction Innovation Hub (CIH) focusing on offsite construction and digital technologies and processes, supported by a £72m grant from UKRI (https://transformingconstruction.org.uk/). The work of the CIH will continue beyond the period of this grant.

This exciting new role is for a Digital Construction Lead to lead and coordinate research including areas such as BIM, construction product data, digitised building regulations and data assurance. Reporting to the Technical Lead, you will also work closely with our partners, the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) and Centre for Digital Built Britain (CDBB) regarding the wider programme.

BRE is a world leading, multi-disciplinary, building science centre with a mission to improve buildings and infrastructure, through research, knowledge dissemination and the delivery of a wide range of services.

Location: Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:28/02/2019 Ref No:648


Senior Consultant, Housing and Health

We are looking for a talented Consultant, able to work in a rapidly changing environment, who has experience in environmental health and a detailed understanding of the local authority private sector housing function.

BRE is a world leading, multi-disciplinary, building science centre with a mission to improve buildings and infrastructure, through research and knowledge generation.

 

Location: Midlands/ Northern England Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:24/02/2019 Ref No:647


IT Applications Engineer (Microsoft)

The IT Applications Engineer is responsible for the delivery of corporate application services that BRE provide to all internal Customers (BRE staff and associates) and authorised 3rd parties.

The role requires excellent Customer focus and Customer Service skills, as well as a good working knowledge of ITIL Service Management processes and SaaS application configuration, database support and configuration techniques to ensure BRE’s corporate applications support the business and comply with internal and external standards and regulations such as ISO 27001 and GDPR.

Location: Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:01/03/2019 Ref No:645


IT Infrastructure & Network Engineer

The primary function of the IT Infrastructure & Network Engineer role is to ensure that all BRE’s Data Centre and Network infrastructure is maintained, operated and managed to meet (or exceed) agreed service levels. This infrastructure includes all servers (physical & virtual), central data storage, network devices, security appliances, telephony and conferencing & presentation services (voice and video).

The IT Infrastructure & Network Engineer is responsible for the delivery of back-office, network and security services that under-pin all IT Services that BRE provide to internal Customers (BRE staff and associates) and external Customers (of BRE SaaS and web services products) and has responsibility to ensure telephony and presentation technology is available when needed.

The role requires excellent Customer focus and Customer Service skills, as well as a good working knowledge of ITIL Service Management processes and technical server, network and telephony management skills to ensure BRE’s server, storage, network, security, telephony & presentation devices are configured to comply with internal and external standards such as ISO 27001.

Location: Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:01/03/2019 Ref No:644


Security Business Development Manager

Our independence, technical expertise and assurance services are valued by governments, NGO’s and corporations globally, allowing them to select and implement appropriate and proportionate protective security to protect national infrastructure, people, property and their reputation.

Our testing and assessment activity ensures that there are quality security products and services available in the market place and our 3rd party certification and listings allow solution providers to distinguish their solutions from those of their competitors. We are proud that our work helps organisations invest wisely in security and in doing so, helps keep us all safer.

As an experienced business development manager from within the security field, you will drive commercial growth in the security business, building on existing BRE client relationships and generating new client relationships domestically and in new markets internationally through your existing network of security industry contacts.

Location: Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:08/03/2019 Ref No:641


Engineering Apprenticeship Scheme 2019

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic, award winning and innovative organisation, and enjoy a challenging and rewarding Apprenticeship. The Test Engineer role will involve working in our laboratories alongside our experts four days per week, plus one day attending college in Welwyn Garden City. We are offering a trade specific apprenticeship programme coupled with completion of academic qualifications in one of the following areas: electronic, mechanical or civil engineering.

 

 

Location: Watford Employment Type: Fixed Term Closing Date:31/03/2019 Ref No:636


Construction Products Lead - Construction Programme

BRE is proud to be part of a major Research and Development programme in the construction sector, together with a consortium of partners and stakeholders focusing on offsite construction and digital technologies and processes, known as the Transforming Construction Alliance.

This exciting new role is for a Construction Products Lead to do just that - lead the research into multi-disciplinary assessments of construction products and coordinate research regarding the testing, assessment and certification of construction products, particularly those related to innovation in modern methods of construction. 

Reporting to the Technical Lead, you will also work with a number of technical and engineering specialists within BRE and partners across the UK regarding the wider programme.

BRE is a world leading, multi-disciplinary, building science centre, with a mission to improve buildings and infrastructure, through research and knowledge generation.

Location: Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:28/02/2019 Ref No:635


Technical Lead - Construction Programme

Overview of Role 

BRE is proud to be part of a major Research and Development programme in the construction sector, together with a consortium of partners and stakeholders focusing on offsite construction and digital technologies and processes, known as the Transforming Construction Alliance.

A key element of this brand new Technical Lead role will be to effectively manage key technical and engineering teams through all stages of the programme to ensure planned outcomes are achieved. You will facilitate the delivery of technical outcomes across the programme, working with several technical and engineering partners who are distributed across the UK, to align specification, delivery and deployment. 

BRE is a world leading, multi-disciplinary, building science centre with a mission to improve buildings and infrastructure, through research and knowledge generation. 

Location: Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:28/02/2019 Ref No:630


Certification Engineer / Certification Scheme Manager

As we look to grow the business at our Dublin facility (based at Dublin City University), we seek an experience Certification Engineer / Scheme Manager who will be responsible for the operation, management and development of certification schemes within BRE Global (Ireland). The work will involve the management and undertaking of certification work, product auditing, development and maintenance of certification schemes underpinned by practical test work. Responsible for making certification decisions leading to issue, maintenance, suspension or withdrawal of certification.

 

Location: Dublin Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:28/02/2019 Ref No:618


Certification Project Manager - Fire Detection

The Fire Detection team within BRE is a leading provider for the testing and approvals of fire detection products under the internationally recognised LPCB brand, ensuring that end users can trust the performance of the products they purchase.  Our testing covers control panels, a wide range of detectors and associated components, and alarm transmission systems. BRE has extensive world class facilities for the testing of fire detection products to European and international standards.

Due to rapidly growing demand for our test and approvals service we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Certification Project Manager to join our growing team

Location: Flexible Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:28/02/2019 Ref No:616


Electronics Test Technician - Fire Detection

The Fire Detection team within BRE is a leading provider for the testing and approvals of fire detection products under the internationally recognised LPCB brand, ensuring that end users can trust the performance of the products they purchase.  Our testing covers control panels, a wide range of detectors and associated components, and alarm transmission systems. BRE has extensive world class facilities for the testing of fire detection products to European and international standards.

Due to rapidly growing demand for our test and approvals service, we have an exciting opportunity for the right individual to join our successful and expanding Fire Detection business. 

 

 

 

Location: Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:28/02/2019 Ref No:564


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