Environment Technician

  • Location
    Chester, Cheshire
  • Salary
    £ 32000 - £ 36000 / Year
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    FMCG
  • External Reference
    TP/327/80
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Glass, Clay & Ceramics

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!


The Environment Technician is a diverse position which will include updates and development of the ISO 14001 Environmental Management systems, improving environmental performance and engagement of the workforce.


Main reponsibilities :




  • 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




  • 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




  • Business Knowledge




    • Experienced in ISO 14001 Env 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 science or environment subject






    • Knowledge of Env legislation and good practice




    • Experience in auditing preferred




    • Previous industrial experience preferred




    • Business report writing skills




    • Attention to detail




    Personal Attributes / Competencies




    • Passionate about improving the environment and processes related to sustainability






    • Ability to use initiative and work independently















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