Reference : 571641

Regional EHS Partner - Central & East

  • Health, Safety and Environment
  • United Kingdom
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 09/02/2019

Who are we ?

Innovative? Customer Focused? Agile?  Open and Engaging? Entrepreneurial? – The key attitudes and way we like to work at Saint-Gobain. If this sounds like you, please read on to find out more about the Regional EHS Partner opportunity based from our Hadleigh, Ipswich site. You will be remunerated with a competitive package including base salary of up to circa £36,000, 33 days holiday, pension contributions, development opportunities, bonus scheme, and much more.

What impact will you have in this role?

This role is working with Saint-Gobain Professional Services where you will be responsible for supporting the Regional EHS Director to deliver EHS requirements at local level through proactive support provided to business units within the operational region. This role has a very strong emphasis on customer service, agility and responsiveness to the businesses need in the region and active collaboration with the Regional EHS Director.

In the role as a Regional EHS Partner you will be an active and visible presence in the organisation, building meaningful relationships which will allow you to;

  • Provide EHS guidance and support for all sites, management & staff within the region
  • Assist & advise all businesses within the region to improve Environment, Health and Safety standards in order to ensure compliance with the country regulatory framework and Saint-Gobain policy.
  • Promote best practice to engender a proactive approach to EHS culture development and achievement of world-class EHS standards

 

What kind of person are we looking for?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working. In addition to the five Saint-Gobain attitudes we shared at the start, suitability for the role is always key; does the following criteria sound like you?

To be successful in the role of Regional EHS Partner you will demonstrate;

  • A genuine passion and interest in the field of Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) with some relevant industry experience.
  • Qualified to NEBOSH certificate and/or Diploma level in Health & Safety and/or similar environmental qualification 
  • Experience of and ability to work in a team environment, under your own initiative and with minimal supervision
  • Willingness to be flexible and travel throughout the region when required
  • Well-developed written, engagement, and relationship skills with the ability to influence. 
  • Experience and competencies in hazard Identification, and risk management. 

Who are Saint-Gobain?

Saint-Gobain was founded in 1665 to deliver a world first – the production of glass on an industrial scale we have continued to adapt and grow through providing innovate ideas, services and products to our customers. 350 years later we have a presence in 67 countries and employs 170,000 people worldwide. The UK & Ireland is home to over 30 of our well-known and respected businesses within the construction sector including: British Gypsum, Jewson, Weber, Graham and Glassolutions.

You are applying to work with Saint-Gobain Professional Services this is one of 32 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that operate within UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you are assured to be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

Our Ambition as a business?

At Saint-Gobain, our goal is to ‘Create great living places and improve people’s daily life’. We design, manufacture and distribute materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. They can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. They provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change.

 

Do you want to be part of this vision? Click apply, we would love to hear from you.

 

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