Senior Environmental Officer

  • Decotek Automotive
  • DECOTEK Automotive, Mullingar Road, Robinstown, Collinstown, County Westmeath, Ireland
  • 12/07/2020
Full time,   Permanent   Automotive Engineering Manufacturing Science

Job Description

Company Profile:

DECOTEK Automotive is based in the Irish midlands employing approximately 320 people in a highly skilled manufacturing environment. We design, develop and manufacture exterior trim components for the global automotive industry customers.

Job Description:

We are currently recruiting a Senior Environmental Officer to join our team at Collinstown, Co. Westmeath. The purpose of this role is to develop and implement environmental strategies in accordance with the ISO14001 standard.

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Principal Accountabilities

 

As an Environmental Officer, your key responsibilities will be:

 

  • Manage all aspects of the site’s compliance with its Integrated Pollution Control License.
  • Monitor all current and emerging environmental regulations and developing programs to ensure compliance.
  • Develop and maintain the site’s environmental management systems and procedures in accordance with ISO14001.
  • Manage non-conformance/Corrective Action process, internal systems audits and environmental monitoring.
  • Liaise with external bodies such as Certification Europe, EPA, Irish Water.
  • Manage waste recycling and disposal.
  • Evaluate new processes, equipment for EHS impacts
  • Conduct internal environmental training (Company Induction, Toolbox Talks).
  • Monitor of the Effluent Treatment plant and EPA Licence related sampling.
  • Prepare reports/metrics as required particularly for submission to regulatory authorities.
  • Agree requirements with key internal and external stakeholders and a mechanism for tracking, escalating and addressing environmental issues.
  • Assess and monitor all performance of emissions and effluent equipment and systems to ensure they are maximising performance against KPIs
  • Manage the effluent treatment system and ensure compliance to license requirements.
  • Review laboratory analysis for effluent plant parameters.
  • Carry out site inspections and maintain housekeeping.

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Experience, Training and Work-Related Skills Required

 

  • Degree in Environmental Science or similar
  • Experience with IPPC licencing requirements essential
  • Experience in manufacturing related industry is beneficial
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with clear direct and goals.
  • Excellent communication experience