Environmental Compliance Assistant - Energy from Waste

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    Bristol, England

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    4 months ago

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Environmental Compliance Assistant - Energy from Waste

Bristol - UK travel required

Competitive Salary + Benefits


We are currently seeking to recruit an Environmental Compliance Assistant to join a leading organisation in the Energy from Waste (EFW) sector. Based predominantly from their offices in the Bristol area, you will be involved in supporting a portfolio of multiple EFW plants across the UK to ensure compliance with environmental permits, statutory regulations & ISO accreditation.

Roles & Responsibilities

Reporting into the Compliance Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring that the sites are compliant with their environmental permits
  • Travelling to the sites across the UK to conduct audits & inspections to ensure environmental, safety & ISO compliance
  • Assisting with ISO 9001 & 14001 accreditation preparation & audits
  • Making sure that all required monitoring, sampling & analysis in carried out in accordance with the agreed procedures & accreditation
  • Supporting & providing staff training
  • Implementing & maintaining document management processes
  • Producing reports for the senior management teams
  • Managing health & safety at the Bristol offices, which will include acting as the Fire Warden & the First Aider.
  • Supporting technical administration duties including data input & Excel spreadsheet management

Skills & Qualifications

In order to be considered for this Environmental Compliance Assistant role, you will need:

  • A degree in an Environmental discipline
  • An understanding of, or ideally experience within, the Energy from Waste industry or a similar industrial process sector such as power, CHP or renewable energy
  • To be proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel and Outlook)
  • To hold a full UK driving licence & be prepared to travel to sites across the UK as required

What's in it for you?

  • Competitive salary & benefits package
  • An opportunity to join a leading organisation in the Energy from Waste (EFW) sector

How to apply

If you are interested in this Environmental Compliance Assistant position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to kshinn@astutetechnical.co.uk or call 02392 288 284 and ask to speak to Kyle Shinn who can tell you more.

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