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Environmental Lead - Glasgow

Engineering & Manufacturing - Engineering & Manufacturing
Ref: 7800 Date Posted: Tuesday 27 Jul 2021
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Environmental Lead
Glasgow
Competitive package on offer
 
What a great opportunity to join this well respected and growing manufacturing business in a newly created role where you have the chance to truly make a difference as well as make this role your own. Due to their recent growth and continued growth strategy, the business are investing in their infrastructure to support their growth plans and the environmental lead position has been created to be responsible for ensuring the company continues to strive towards sustainability whilst ensuring environmental legislative and best practice compliance, whilst also developing new systems as the organisations seeks ISO14000 certification.
Key responsibilities include: 
    • Keeping up to date with relevant changes in environment and corporate social responsibility legislation and initiatives, whilst ensuring ongoing compliance and highlighting future risks / opportunities.
    • Benchmark resource efficiency, waste management and effluent disposal operations and performance.
    • Gap analysis and successful certification to ISO14000 management systems.
    • Provide support and guidance for all other functions (at all levels), to continually develop environmental compliance.
    • Working with Extended Leadership team to create and maintain SOP’s to ensure environmental compliance, including recycling, energy efficiency, pollution prevention.
    • Develop and lead environmental training and competency systems.
    • Proactively identify and take the initiative to implement opportunities for environmental and sustainability improvements.
    • Establish format to collate, analyse and communicate environmental and Sustainability metrics.
    • Deputise for Compliance and Environment Manager and/or Compliance Lead as required.
With this being a new role in the business, they are looking for someone who is passionate about what they do, comfortable creating and implementing but equally who has the resilience and charm to gain buy in from all levels of the business. 
What a great opportunity! 
You will ideally hold a degree in environmental/sustainability and have experience and knowledge in ISO14001 systems, be comfortable developing and delivering environmental training, be forward thinking, a great communicator and ambitious to learn and develop your career further. 
Apply now for a confidential discussion