Sustainability is a cornerstone of our overall strategy at Nouryon and we are since long an industry leader in sustainability. We see sustainability not just as the right thing to do, but as a true business opportunity that delivers value to everyone involved. In this new role as Regional Environmental Specialist you will have the opportunity to make an impact and play a significant role in developing and maintaining our regional sustainability agenda in the Nordics. You will work closely with colleagues who, like you, have great knowledge and passion for sustainability.
With a great understanding of environmental technologies, processes and compliance you will give regional operational support within legacy/remediation activities and sustainability initiatives. For example, in relation to waste and energy reduction. You will also establish and maintain a solid best practice platform between the regional experts through networking within Nouryon.
You can either be located in Bohus, Stenungsund or Sundsvall, SwedenMain responsibilities
- Build line management understanding of Environmental Systems, regulatory changes and support on permitting and changes.
- Support directly environmental compliance activities at the sites within the region - Develop and deploy environmental management systems which support the environmental requirements in all sites in the Nordics.
- Guide line management to implement Environmental Management procedures, templates and tools. This includes future auditing and compliance activities.
- Support local engineers in technical challenges within environmental processes.
- Contribute to the HSE&S and Environmental Strategy.
- Serve as an internal auditor and incident investigator for the region and globally when applicable.
- Bachelor, masters or doctorate level qualification in HSE&S, engineering or related discipline
- Minimum of 5 years' experience in the environmental or HSE&S management within the chemical manufacturing industry or similar environment.
- Excellent English language skills, oral and in writing. Proficiency in Swedish is desirable.
- Ability to travel 30%, domestic and international.
- Experience in remediation and soil/groundwater is a plus.
We believe that you are a person who inspires others with your behavior and work. You have specialized knowledge of environmental regulations in the region and are a problem solver with strong strategic and conceptual skills with an ability to execute and follow through. You also have the skill to drive continuous improvement of processes, policies and standards.Why join us?
Are you passionate about safety, sustainability, change and collaboration? Do you want to grow together with a company that is forward-looking and continuously improving how they work? Our employees have ideas on how to build a sustainable future and the drive and passion to realize them. They believe that building long-term relationships and integrity are keys to success. If that describes you, we will gladly make way for your ambitions. We offer you countless career opportunities. From day one we support you with your personal growth, through challenging positions and comprehensive learning and development opportunities, in a dynamic, international, diverse, and proactive working environment.Additional information
This is a permanent position on a full-time basis, reporting to the Regional Operations Director Europe, and based in either Bohus, Stenungsund or Sundsvall, Sweden (which one you prefer).
Please apply via our online recruitment system with an uploaded job specific resume and cover letter. We do not accept applications via e-mail, these applications will be disregarded.
For additional information about the vacancy please contact Magnus Fransson, Regional Operations Director Europe, +46 31 58 78 51
For information about the recruitment process or your application, please contact Matilda Bolin, Talent Resourcing Partner, +46 70 957 71 34.
For unions related questions please call +46 31 58 70 00 and ask for:
Akademikerklubben, Emma Lundin
Unionen, Helene Rosenlund
Ledarna, Ronny Knutsson
If you have any general questions or need assistance please contact: Recruiting.SE@nouryon.comThe application process
We hope you find this position interesting and that you press the "Apply" button. You will then be asked to fill in contact information, answer a number of short screening questions and attach a resume. If you fulfill the basic requirements in the screening questions, we will read your resume to gain more information.
If you have the knowledge and experience needed for the role, we will send you a couple of questions to answer thru email. This is to get to know you, your knowledge and motivation for the role a bit better.
These steps will be handled during the posting of the vacancy. After the closing date, we will start to invite to Face to Face interviews. These will be held in the middle of December. In this interview you will meet with the recruiter and the hiring manager. In addition to this interview, you will be asked to conduct a problem-solving test and a personality analysis. We will discuss the results during the interview.
Do you have questions that needs to be answered to know if you want to apply, or before you have the possibility to meet us in a Face to Face interview? Please reach out to us thru email or phone, it's important for us that your questions are answered as well as ours.More about the business
We are a global specialty chemicals leader. Markets worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, food, pharmaceuticals, and personal care items. Building on our nearly 400-year history, the dedication of our 10,000 employees, and our shared commitment to business growth, strong financial performance, safety, sustainability, and innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry-leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol.We are organized in three Businesses:
Performance Formulations focuses on business lines based on tailored performance that require a high level of customer intimacy, such as those for personal care and agriculture.
Technology Solutions includes business lines that are an integrated part of our customers' processes, such as catalysts and additives for the polymer and pulp industries.
Industrial Chemicals encompasses our salt-chlorine value chain, which supplies end markets ranging from lightweight metals and plastics to pharmaceuticals.
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We look forward to your application!We perform drug tests on all employees as a part of our effort to maintain a drug-free environment.
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