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Environment Technician

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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 Technician 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 GymWork 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

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