At Samworth Brothers our business is food, with our quality chilled and ambient products enjoyed by millions of people every day.We are a fourth-generation family business employing over 10,000 people, operating from well-invested and modern food manufacturing and retail sites across the UK.Our consumer brands include the No 1 Cornish pasty favourite, Ginsters, the iconic malt loaf, Soreen, and sports nutrition brand SCI_MX.
Saladworks, Kettleby Foods and Brooksby make up our Ready Meals businesses. From these Leicestershire based sites we produce and manufacture we range of high quality chilled ready meals supplying major retailers and branded suppliers.
We are recruiting an Environmental Officer to join our team on a permanent basis based at Saladworks in Leicester, however covering duties across our Ready Meals business.
The purpose of your role is to support the Head of HSE for Meals to evaluate the performance of projects and the environmental management system. You will monitor performance of the site on energy and water efficiency along with waste management, identify and plan environmental related activities, campaigns and awareness training. You will analyse environmental issues and where appropriate report recommendations for improvement and be responsible for bringing environmental matters to life on site and engage staff. You will also liaise with the Environment Agency, local charities/community groups and other organisations with similar interests, where appropriate.
In further detail your key duties and responsibilities will be to:
The Successful Individual
To be successful in the role, you will have the following required skills, experience, knowledge and qualifications:
It’s the quality of our people that’s made us successful and Samworth Brothers a great place to work. We encourage a culture of opportunity and learning where our people can gain skills and qualifications to achieve their full potential. We reward hard work and dedication with competitive pay, retirements saving plan, profit share, private health care, occupational health, subsidised employee restaurant, long service awards, free car parking.