Senior Environmental Advisor

Recruiter
Essar Oil UK Limited
Location
Ellesmere Port, Cheshire
Salary
Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted
14 Aug 2019
Closes
05 Sep 2019
Ref
ESSER448185
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Environmental Advisor
Stanlow, Ellesmere Port
Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Full Time, Permanent


About the Company

Essar Oil UK is a leading UK-focussed downstream energy company whose main asset is the Stanlow Manufacturing Complex, one of the most advanced refineries in Europe and situated close to the major cities of Liverpool and Manchester.  Stanlow is a key strategic national asset, annually producing over 16% of the UK’s road transport fuels, while playing an important part in Britain’s petrochemical industry by providing key feedstocks.  

The business is a major supplier in the North West and beyond with customers including most of the major retail brands operated by international oil companies and supermarkets, Manchester Airport, leading commercial airlines and the region’s trains and buses.

The business covers crude and product trading, refinery operations, HSE implementation, maintenance support and technological services, together with marketing and retail activities.  Our commitment to maintaining safe and healthy working conditions and following the best operating practices to protect the environment underpins everything we do. 

We employ over 900 highly trained and loyal staff, who are at the heart of everything we do.  The company has an embedded safety culture, technically challenging work across the different parts of the business and some of the best training available in the energy industry.


The Role

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a highly experienced Senior Environmental Advisor to join the Stanlow Environmental Team. The role holder will be required to deliver independently across a variety of challenging projects and support the Environmental Manager on all environmental aspects of the Stanlow site. The Advisor will maintain excellent professional relationships with all regulatory organisations, ensuring the site is fully compliant in all areas and developing relevant improvement projects as required.

The role holder will be fully responsible for all site environmental reporting and internal inspections, implementing and guiding the correct environmental cultures and approaches within the operational teams. 


About You

Our ideal candidate should have a demonstrable background leading environmental teams and striving for operational excellence. The individual will require experience in preparing for and leading audits, both internal and external, and providing proactive support to the operational teams. Previous experience and understanding of ISO 14001, including assurance audits for compliance, is essential.

The individual will be an environmental champion and will be required to communicate with a variety of different stakeholders across the business. Additional requirements are as follows:

  • To ensure all necessary data is collected reviewed and managed to ensure compliance with all EA and Essar reporting requirements
  • To be able to work with regulators and third parties at a professional level
  • To contribute and where appropriate, to lead incident investigations using an appropriate methodology
  • To have oversight of all environmental improvement activities and drive results to tight deadlines, contributing effectively to the technical teams charged with delivery (including projects, operations and TEC) and influencing key enablers and stakeholders as required
  • Duty rota cover on the Environment Duty Rota, providing response as per the site emergency plans