News and Jobs

This page is for sharing news about the greentech sector, whether in Oxfordshire or further afield, as well as relevant job opportunities arising, and to welcome new members. Our membership is full of active and vibrant organisations, often producing their own research or insights into their areas of expertise, as well as advertising for new people to join their teams, which we are pleased to showcase here.

 

News

Why isn’t everyone creating Productive, High Performing and Healthier Workplaces?

Over the last thirty years, designing, constructing and operating buildings, associate founder member John O’Brien from LCMB Building Performance Ltd has seen first-hand the benefits on people’s lives, their wellbeing and performance of improving their surroundings. Check out their fascinating article below on how optimising the workplace not only helps workers thrive, but can give your company a massive return on investment. Also, check out their video on how you can make back 100% of your operating costs!

2020 UK Built Environment Impact Study

Participate in this short survey by LCMB Building Performance Ltd (approximately 7-8 minutes long) about your estates’ performance. One lucky participant will win a prize of their choice – a hot air balloon ride for two or an iPad. Three runners up will get afternoon tea for two at The Ritz! 

The survey has been specifically designed to give you immediate, medium, and long-term benefits, so why not get involved?

Jobs

Electrogenic is expanding into new premises in Kidlington, Oxfordshire, and we need to grow our team!

At Electrogenic we convert classic cars to 100% electric. We are technology-focused, we have a passion for classic motoring history and for contributing to a sustainable future.

Our focus is to produce vehicles that do everything you expect from a modern EV, but with style.

The positions we are recruiting for are:

  • vehicle mechanics
  • vehicle electrician
  • design engineer
  • administrator with strong media skills
  • administration assistant

Salaries are competitive and we have a staff bonus scheme linked to the success of the business.  

Zero Emission Zone Project Officer at Oxford City Council

You will work with businesses to understand their needs and help them prepare for the zone, while we expect your experience and knowledge will assist our residents in making a change to zero emission transport modes. You will be skilled at engaging with stakeholders and building strong and effective relationships. These skills will be teamed with a passion and knowledge of sustainability issues and a desire to achieve great outcomes for the City. You will become part of an innovative and supportive team who works across a range of subjects to deliver a better environment for all.

Welcome to our most recent members…

Aspire is a multi-award-winning charity, tackling complex social issues through social enterprise.
Iceni Projects is a multi-skilled consultancy that helps make better places. Transforming property and planning for communities, clients, and local government
OneCup aims to reverse the habit of single use disposable containers by replacing them with quality reusables at point of need, starting with coffee cups.
The Oxford Technology Park is a new home for innovative Science and Technology-based businesses where they can be nurtured and grown right in the heart of Oxfordshire.
Paythru’s goal is to make the mobile handset the transaction and payment device of choice, for both consumers and merchants.
Eco laundry, ironing, linen and dry cleaning that doesn’t cost the earth, combining the latest in renewable energy generation and storage, with innovative new microfibre removal technology, and delivery by electric cargo bikes.
Verditek plc is an AIM-quoted, clean technology company dedicated to commercialising proven technology that delivers significant competitive advantage compared to conventional industrial solutions.