Environment Technician

  • Location
    Chester, Cheshire
  • Salary
    £ 32000 - £ 36000 / Year
  • Job type
  • Industry
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Manufacturing


Do you want to work for an organisation that places the environment at the forefront of its operations. Would you like to work at an organisation that constantly strives for continuous improvement within the FMCG industry? If you answered yes, we may have the perfect role for you!

On behalf of ENCIRC, Adecco are recruiting for an Environment Techician to join the ever-growing, highly successful manufacturing plant in Elton, Chester.


Salary: £32,000 - £36,000 + Discretionary Bonus

Why join Encirc?

  • Increased annual leave package

  • Employee Wellbeing benefits

  • Social Club

  • Health Insurance Options

  • Enhance Reward Platform

  • Life assurance

  • Accident Insurance Options

  • Professional Development (career) Planning with onsite HR team

  • Competitive salary and benefits package

  • International organisation with plenty of opportunities

  • Onsite 24/7 Gym

Work Pattern: Mon-Fri 8-5 Fri 8-3.15pm | Total 39.5 hours

Main Responsibilities

  • Developing the EMS documentation and system effectiveness

  • Support and advise the site to ensure compliance with all requirements stipulated in the Environmental Management Systems (EMS), including legislation

  • To identify significant environmental impacts on projects

  • Auditing processes for compliance and continuous improvement

  • Actively support the site management teams to meet Environment KPI's and targets, compiling weekly and monthly reports, with a focus on corrective action and continuous improvement.

  • Maintaining and improve ISO14001 accredited environmental management and monitoring systems to ensure environmental compliance

  • Responsibility for coordinating site Waste Management plans , assessing effluent quality, collecting and reporting waste data , costs , implementing waste reduction and recycling initiatives.

  • Ensure legal documents (waste transfer notes/consignment notes/permits) are collected and maintained, and conducting waste and recycling audits

  • Working closely with our operational teams to raise awareness & improve environmental performance

  • Support the sustainability team on the introduction of new programs and targets

  • Produce Key Performance Reports to meet compliance obligations for operational permits

  • Visible hands on role, highly active across the Elton site, engaging with employees, contractors, supporting, monitoring & measuring environmental activity

  • Capturing all relevant data relating to effluent, energy, water, waste, and sustainability measures; and formatting such to form KPI's for reporting

  • Continual improvement of waste management contracts & identify housekeeping standards

  • Working closely with the HSE team to ensure operational risk is assessed and effective controls are in place

Ideal Candidate

Business Knowledge

  • Experienced in ISO 14001 Environmental Management Systems

  • IT skills ( Word, Excel, Outlook , PowerPoint)

  • Strong communication and presentation skills

  • Analytical & numerical skills that enable you to process and analyse data

Essential Functional / Technical Skills

  • Qualification / Certificate in a relevant environment subject

  • Knowledge of Environmental legislation and good practice

  • Experience in auditing preferred

  • Business report writing skills

  • Attention to detail

About the Company

Encirc supplies container glass to some of the world's largest food and beverage companies. Founded in County Fermanagh in 1998, Encirc has gone on to become one of the most innovative and sustainable businesses of its kind globally.

Part of the Spanish group, Vidrala, Encirc has three sites in NI, England and Italy. More than 3 billion bottles are made for the NI, UK and Irish markets each year and Encirc remains the only glass maker in the world to offer a complete beverage supply solution at its site in Cheshire.

We believe that our success as a business can only truly be measured by our impact on those around us and we're working hard to ensure that impact is a positive and lasting one. From creating the world's most sustainable glass bottle, to revolutionising how we run our furnaces, to being the only company of our kind to offer a full 360 approach to the beverage supply chain, Encirc creates flexibility and offers support, whilst minimising carbon impact.

To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Adecco Tribepad