Graduate Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) Manager

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South East, North West, Scotland, Dunbar, Ardley, Beddington, Runcorn
Apply by:
18th June 2018
Start date:
October 2018
Job type:
Graduate job

At Viridor, we’re one of the UK’s leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies and part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group. We put waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy and are at the forefront of the UK’s green economy.

Fast growing and investing over £1.2bn in the development of a network of advanced energy Recovery Facilities across the UK, we’re reducing the reliance on landfill or exporting waste for treatment whilst becoming a revenue generating business.

As our Graduate EHS Manager, you’ll be undertaking a key role within our ERFs and developing your knowledge, experience and skills to be come a future EHS Manager. You’ll have a strong background and degree in Environmental Science, Environment or Chemical Engineering alongside some demonstrable relevant project work or work experience in these fields.

In this role, you’ll be responsible for on site environmental sampling, monitoring reports and compliance submission to internal and external bodies in accordance with Viridor procedures. You’ll have sound analytical skills when interpreting relevant environmental data to assess and improve the effectiveness of current control measures, managing actions to prevent environmental breaches or incidents.

You’ll gain a strong understanding of the plant process, risk areas and engineering to facilitate efficient and effective support of relevant teams within the ERF’s and be responsible for helping to drive training and environmental initiatives to site teams.

Our Graduate EHS Manager will have strong communication, analytical and relationship building skills alongside sound IT skills. You’ll be self-motivated and have a good attention to detail and be able to undertake a disciplined approach when required to ensure all standards are correct and met.

Knowledge of environmental databases, analysis software and legislation is key to the role, however, Health and Safety development and qualifications can be given within the role.

For your hard work and dedication to the role, we offer competitive salary and benefits and promote your professional development. We’ll also ensure that you’ll benefit from a personal mentor within the business.

Experience or knowledge of the waste industry or environmental services is desirable but not expected.

The role will be based at one of the following locations including Ardley, Trident Park, Runcorn, Dunbar, Beddington with travel between the different sites.

This is an exciting opportunity in our fast-growing business.

Closing date is 5.30pm 18th June 2018. Intake date is October 2018.

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