Current vacancies

Company Secretary

BRE is seeking an experienced Company Secretary to manage and support the corporate governance activities of BRE Group, covering all company operations including UK and international subsidiaries.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to progress their career in a growing, international business

Location: Garston, Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:01/01/2018 Ref No:518


SMARTSite (Java) Systems Developer

This is an exciting opportunity to join our dynamic digital products department at BRE to work on world-leading health, safety and waste management software tools (BRE SMARTWaste and BRE Yellowjacket).  The successful candidate will join an enthusiastic, agile digital team, and will play a key role in the creation, design, testing and maintenance of our world class products.  The ideal person will have a passion for learning and innovation, working in an agile team environment and challenging yourself and others in the team to come up with new and creative solutions to problems.

Location: Garston, Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:30/12/2017 Ref No:519


System Developer, Digital Products

This is an exciting opportunity to join our dynamic digital products department at BRE, to work on our world-leading digital sustainability assessment tool, BREEAM.  The successful candidate will join an enthusiastic, agile digital team and will play a key role in the creation, design, testing and maintenance of our world class products.  The ideal person will have a passion for learning and innovation, working in an agile team environment and challenging yourself and others in the team to come up with new and creative solutions to problems.

Location: Garston, Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:30/12/2017 Ref No:520


Consultant, HVAC Engineering team

We are seeking a practical engineer or physicist/researcher to join our team to work on HVAC related lab and building based testing, research and consultancy. The work requires enthusiasm, flexibility and a broad interest in problem-solving and the underlying principles of building services including air conditioning, ventilation, and renewable and low energy technologies.

Location: Garston, Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:22/12/2017 Ref No:516


Engineering Apprenticeship Scheme 2018

 

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic, award winning and forward thinking organisation, and become part of this innovative business. We are looking for individuals who are passionate and enthusiastic about the built environment. The Test Engineer role will involve working in our laboratories alongside our experts four days per week, with 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, chemistry or physics.

 

 

Location: Garston, Watford Employment Type: Fixed Term Closing Date:18/02/2018 Ref No:515


Technician / Engineer, HVAC Engineering team

We are seeking a practical technician or engineer to join our team to work on HVAC related lab and building based testing, research and consultancy. The work requires enthusiasm, flexibility and a broad interest in problem-solving and the underlying principles of building services, including air conditioning, ventilation, and renewable and low energy technologies.

The ideal candidate would also have some trade/industry experience, perhaps in a contracting or maintenance environment. They should also have a rigorous approach to their work, and an interest in moving into a product testing or scientific research environment would be an advantage.

Location: Garston, Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:22/12/2017 Ref No:517


Business Development Manager - Wales

BRE is seeking an experienced individual, to develop and secure new business within the built environment (construction products, construction processes and asset management).  Key accountability will be to win new business, using the range of products and services developed by BRE. In particular, services that enables new and existing clients to investigate and
recommend cost effective solutions to a wide range of issues facing the built environment

 

Location: Wales (Swansea) Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:15/12/2017 Ref No:511


Goods In Operative

The BRE Estates Goods In department have a new opportunity for someone to join the team, to assist with the post, parcel acceptance and delivery service across the Garston site. Additionally, the role requires some porterage duties which involves assisting with the preparation of conference rooms for both internal and external events and meetings, with some marshalling for larger events. 

Location: Garston, Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:15/12/2017 Ref No:510


Business Development & Marketing Co-Ordinator

The BRE SiteSmart team, responsible for the development and delivery of the YellowJacket and SmartWaste tools, are looking for a self-motivated, organised and professional individual to support the commercial activities of the team.

As Business Development and Marketing Co-ordinator, the successful applicant will be responsible for supporting the commercial team by delivering processes and outputs which underpin the future growth of our business.

Location: Garston, Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:15/12/2017 Ref No:508


Digital Product Manager- SiteSmart

The SiteSmart Product Manager will be the key point of contact for both business stakeholders and IT development team members for all aspects of SiteSmart development.  They will lead product planning, own the roadmap for product development, define the development requirements and manage the delivery timeline.  To achieve this, they must build and maintain strong working relationships both within the business and the technical delivery team.

The role requires an individual with experience of driving business process improvement, product development and an attention to detail and working technical knowledge of Excel, Word, .NET, Java, SharePoint and web development concepts is essential.

The candidate will be a confident, proactive and flexible individual with strong communication skills both oral and written, with a pragmatic approach to application implementation. Confidence to work closely with senior management stakeholders and 3rd party suppliers is essential.

Location: Garston, Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:15/12/2017 Ref No:507


BRE Fire Graduate Scheme - 2018

 

BRE has a long and internationally recognised expertise in all areas of fire research, advice, testing and approvals. This includes a focus on the performance of materials and systems within buildings to ensure good fire performance for life safety, the protection of property within buildings and the efficient operation of buildings.  BRE is offering unique and exciting opportunities for a graduate to join our team.

 

Location: Garston, Watford Employment Type: Fixed Term Closing Date:14/01/2018 Ref No:497


BRE Group Graduate Scheme - 2018

 

BRE Group is the world-leading authority on all aspects of the built environment. We are owned by a charity called the BRE Trust - the largest single funder of education and research for the built environment – and improve buildings through research and knowledge generation.

 

We are seeking highly motivated science, architectural, sustainability and engineering graduates who want to progress their career,  make a difference in the built environment and help us ‘build a better world together’.

 

Location: Garston, Watford Employment Type: Fixed Term Closing Date:14/01/2018 Ref No:496


ISO Training Manager

We are shaping the future through the development of a quality and standards training portfolio.  Could you develop and deliver effective and efficient training in a professional manner against a variety of standards including ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 50001, ISO 27001 and OHSAS 18001

We are recruiting an experienced and qualified individual on a permanent basis, to join our Academy team, who will lead the development of this training portfolio.

Location: Garston, Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:30/12/2017 Ref No:492


Senior/Principal Fire Investigation Consultant

BRE Global’s fire investigation team is a world leading provider of specialist fire investigation services; investigating fire development, the performance of fire protection measures and systems, and the legal implications of performance in these areas.  BRE Global’s clients include central Government, enforcing authorities, insurers, solicitors and other commercial organisations.

 

We are offering an exciting opportunity for a senior level fire investigation consultant to join our team of experts undertaking fire investigation activities and research for a wide range of clients in both the commercial and public sectors.  The position lies within BRE Global’s Fire Investigation business area.

Location: Garston, Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:30/12/2017 Ref No:491


Certification Project Manager - Fire Detection

Do you want to work for a world-leading research establishment?

Do you have a passion for leading change in safety, security or sustainability?

Do you want to be a part of building a better future?

Do you want to work with world-leading experts?

…if so, BRE is the right place for you!

About BRE:

World-leading building science centre, BRE has a team of 600+ people who offer expertise in virtually every aspect of the built environment. Based in Hertfordshire we have regional facilities in Scotland, Wales and Cornwall and offices in Canada, China, India and Brazil.

Our science has been applied to some of the most outstanding and iconic buildings in the UK and Worldwide including the London 2012 Olympic Stadium and Number 10 Downing St.

‘We see the people who work with us as our single most important resource. Our organisation simply would not exist without the talent, energy and professionalism they bring. We aim to recruit and retain the best people who are personally and professionally committed to make a positive difference to the built environment. This is the way to guarantee our continued success into the future’

- CEO Dr Peter Bonfield OBE FREng

About the Division:

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: Garston, Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:30/12/2017 Ref No:455


Electronics Test Technician

Do you want to work for a world-leading research establishment?

Do you have a passion for leading change in safety, security or sustainability?

Do you want to be a part of building a better future?

Do you want to work with world-leading experts?

…if so, BRE is the right place for you!

 

 

 

Location: Garston, Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:30/12/2017 Ref No:454


Fire Safety Engineer

 

BRE Global Limited (part of the BRE Group), based near Watford, is a world leading independent third party approvals body offering certification of fire, security and sustainability products and services to an international market.  BRE Global has extensive and unique world class facilities for fire detection, suppression research and testing to British, European and International Standards.

We are offering an exciting opportunity for a fire safety engineering consultant to join our team of experts undertaking fire engineering consultancy services for a wide range of clients in both the commercial and public sectors. The primary role will involve the provision of fire safety engineering consultancy to our clients for both new and existing buildings. This role will also include providing support to our research, fire risk assessment and fire investigations teams as needed.

Location: Garston, Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:30/12/2017 Ref No:344


Senior Wind Engineer in Building Aerodynamics

 

We are currently seeking an experienced Wind Engineer to join our Building Technology Group.

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in building aerodynamics and wind tunnel testing and leading expert teams. Ideally the candidate will have experience of wind microclimate, wind loading and building aerodynamics testing. Knowledge of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) or Computational Wind Engineering (CWE).

 

Location: Garston, Watford Employment Type: Permanent Closing Date:31/12/2017 Ref No:294


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