Reference : GBR05524

Environmental Advisor

  • Health, Safety and Environment
  • United Kingdom Melton Mowbray
  • Permanent / Regular
  • Posting date : 01/17/2022

Position description

At Saint-Gobain we pride ourselves on being innovative, customer focused, agile, open and engaging and entrepreneurial. We are also proud to have been named a ‘Top Employer’ for 5 consecutive years. If you want to know what it’s like to work for a top employer that is working hard to make the world a better home; then please read on to find out more about this exciting opportunity to join us as an Environmental Advisor. You’ll be working for PAM in Melton Mowbray.


Is this role right for me?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working. For this role in particular we are looking for someone with the following qualifications, skills and experience;

  • NEBOSH / NVQ in a relevant environmental subject
  • WAMITAB registered or working towards
  • Knowledge of environmental legislation
  • Detailed understanding and experience of the ISO 14001 and 50001 standards
  • Experience of compliance and auditing
  • Experience of working with Environment Management Systems
  • Computer literate, with experience in using Microsoft Office programmes


What will I be doing in the role?

To support the leadership team on all Environmental requirements of the site in accordance with legislative and Saint-Gobain Standards. You will promote a culture of continuous improvement that focuses on compliance, reducing waste, Energy and water. In this role you will;

  • Work with site management team and EHS Manager to develop the Environment objectives for the site, including improvement plans and projects
  • Lead the Environmental Pillar for the site
  • Develop and implement an EMS for the site
  • Identify examples of best practice within Saint-Gobain, advise managers on actions required and support their implementation
  • Organise training, provide advice and support on Environmental matters, keeping records where required
  • Control of the movement, monitoring and measurement of all wastes generated on site
  • Under the guidance of the EHS Manager, communicate the interpretation of and work with site teams to ensure full compliance of Saint-Gobain standards and legislative requirements in all aspects of Environment compliance Ensure that all Environmental incidents are fully investigated in order to identify root cause.
  • Manage risk activity for the site in a rigorous and proactive manner in conjunction with managers at site



Are PAM and Saint-Gobain an Inclusive employer?

We’re working hard to be, and we’re keen to hire talented people regardless of their background, abilities, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender, national origin, taste in music, fashion sense or anything else that makes you, you!

We understand that a diverse workplace is not only a more enjoyable place to be, but also facilitates better decision making and innovation. So, whoever you are, and whichever Saint-Gobain business you join, you can be sure of a warm welcome with us.


And what about flexibility?

The world of work is changing, and at Saint-Gobain we are open to new ways of working in order to attract talented people to our business. We understand that everyone has different needs and commitments. Therefore, we are very open to discuss any flexible requirement or need that you may have for this role (this could be flexible hours, a job share, part time, to name a few). We can’t guarantee to meet all requests for flexibility when we are recruiting, but we promise to listen.

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