Environmental Specialist (Midlands)

Posted over 2 years ago by Acre
Location West Midlands
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Up to £33,000 + Car + Bonus
Sector Construction / Civil Engineering, EIA, Retail / Wholesale, Transport / Logistics
Posted over 2 years ago
Apply by Wednesday, 20 May 2015
Acre has been engaged with one of the worlds leading building materials providers, who have over 6000 employees throughout the UK, to recruit an Environmental Specialist. Our client is undergoing a major investment in their wider environmental program, keeping sustainability at the top of the agenda for the organisation. This role is at the "coal face" of the environmental program, having responsibility for a wide geographical region and engagement across the business, as a result this is a critical role for the organisations.   Responsibilities will include: Working with the business units, providing expert environmental advice and support to ensure compliance of the environmental management system Monitoring, auditing, reporting and evaluating environmental performance, whilst continually assessing opportunities for improvement Creating action plans for any improvements required and delivering training where necessary Providing expert guidance, monitoring and investigating following environmental incidents ensuring appropriate actions are taken The successful candidate will have: Experience in a similar role, ideally in an industrial multisite environment engaging directly with the business leaders A degree level (or equivalent) in a related subject and have an strong understanding of ISO 14001 A good understanding of current environmental legislation and how this impacts business Good communication and influencing skills, able to engage at all levels The perfect candidate will possess the ability to bring together, motivate and work effectively with variety of different employees, with an attitude for constant development and learning.


Acre's aim is to help create a better economy by uniting people and businesses bound by strong social and environmental values. The market leader in sustainability recruitment for over a decade, A...

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