Environmental Specialist

Posted about 2 years ago
Location Newport
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Up to £40,000 plus bonus, pension and private healthcare
Sector Consultancy, Retail / Wholesale
Posted about 2 years ago
Apply by Wednesday, 19 August 2015
The person Degree qualified in a relevant discipline IEMA qualified and member of a recognised professional body Previous experience in a similar industry Self-motivated and highly organised High level of computer literacy The ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing Project management experience preferred Able to produce and deliver presentations Able to establish effective networks within the company and with external organisations Prepared to complete further education/training The Role Reporting to the HSE manager at the Newport manufacturing site Maintaining and developing the site environmental management system to continually improve the impact of the organisation on the environment. Maintaining the site ISO 14001 certification and EMAS accreditation Maintaining compliance with regulatory and company environmental requirements including COMAH Management of site environmental legacy issues and remediation Working with the corporate sustainability team to identify and implement improvement opportunities Completing HSE reviews of site projects Providing environmental and process safety support to the site Liaising with relevant bodies such as local authorities, public bodies and competent bodies Promoting and raising awareness, at all levels of an organisation, of the impact of emerging environmental issues