We are recruiting for an Environmental Officer to join our team here at Greencore. In the role of Environmental Officer you will provide guidance and professional support on all operational environmental activities to ensure compliance with Group Environment policy.Main responsibilities
You’ll be responsible for developing, maintaining and auditing the Environmental Management System to ensure adherence to all relevant legislation and agreed internal standards, so we’ll be looking for you to have strong attention to detail.
You will actively support the development of an environmental awareness culture and review best practice to make recommendations for improvements.
Working as part of a team you will help with reporting on Environmental issues to evaluate performance or for specific projects.
You will support the management of initiatives to improve resource efficiency and reduce environmental impacts.Ideal candidate
A degree in Environment related studies is preferred, although other National / Professional qualifications would be considered, though an up to date knowledge of environment legislation is essential. Knowledge or experience in packaging and environmental impacts would be advantageous.
The food industry is a fast paced environment, and we are always challenging the status quo to drive future improvements, so you’ll to have excellent planning, organising, and problem solving skills. You’ll be a strong team player with the ability to motivate others and the ability to adopt a flexible approach in a fast paced and challenging environment.About the company
Greencore Group is a leading international manufacturer of convenience foods. Our ambition doesn’t stop at being the world’s largest sandwich producer, we’re looking for passionate, talented people who can help us to drive our future success. People who innovate, create, lead and inspire. We set the bar high, and expect that our people do too.