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HSE & Sustainability Manager - Food Manufacturing


Cornwall £28k – £32k
permanent Job Ref: 5558


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Health Safety Environmental & Sustainability Manager to join a leading food & drink business on a permanent basis in Liskeard. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, hold a NEBOSH qualification and be enthusiastic about sustainability & CSR.

This is a practical hands-on role which will require commutation with staff of all levels and report into the Operations Manager. You will be responsible for developing and communicating EHS policies & procedures throughout the business and creating a sustainability strategy with the leadership team.

The Opportunity

  • Develop and communicate EHS policies & procedures throughout the business
  • Support line managers with the implementation of EHS procedures
  • Monitor and report on H&S performance across all business operations to the Leadership Team
  • Define, maintain & communicate safety standards for all products and services produced by the company
  • Maintain understanding of all environmental legislation relevant to activities
  • Management of all waste streams, including the Water Treatment Plant and wetland
  • Work with all departments to minimise waste and maximise recycling opportunities
  • Work with the Leadership team to create a Sustainability strategy
  • Finding new, innovative and economically reductive ways to stay green
  • Develop and monitor the company's sustainability performance
  • Communicating and marketing sustainability campaigns to internal and external stakeholders, working closely with HR, PR, and Marketing.

The Requirements

  • Hold a NEBOSH qualification
  • Ideally have worked within a health & safety function in the food / drink or food preparation industry
  • Have experience with environmental aspects of health & safety
  • Suitability experience is desirable
  • Be a strong effective enthusiastic communicator
  • Be Alert , Proactive and Self –Motivated
  • Hold a UK driving licence