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EHS Coordinator, Stourton - Leeds


Arla is the UK’s largest dairy, farmer owned and the creator of household favourite brands such as Cravendale, Anchor, Lurpak & Cas-tello plus many many more.


Arla Foods Stourton have an exciting opportunity in their QEHS team for an EHS Co-ordinator. The dairy, located in south Leeds, is one of the largest in the UK with the capacity to produce 750million litres of milk per year.


You will play a key part in the site QEHS team in delivering results to ensure continuous im-provement through Quality, Environment, Health and Safety. Ensuring site safety and product are packed to the highest standards of food safety and quality.

 What will the role look like?


This is a critical role as the on Site lead for the maintenance of our embedded Environmental Management System. You will also drive our ambitious Safety agenda and supporting the Wellbeing of our 450 colleagues, Reporting directly to the Senior QEHS Manager, with another Team member, you will be responsible for monitoring compliance to Health, Safety and Environmental legislation, and through internal audit identify and develop areas for continuous improvement. In addition, with committed investment from our Farmer Owners over a number of years, you will support a busy CapEx project agenda on Site. 


 What do you need?


  • We’re looking for people who have an Environmental, Health and Safety background – ideally gained within a manufacturing/FMCG environment.
  • Experience of Environmental ISO 14001 standard, including leading the audit process, is essential.
  • IEMA certificate (or equivalent) preferable
  • NEBOSH certificate (or equivalent) preferable.
  • Lead auditor preferable.
  • Strong attention to detail and IT skills are essential.


We have a purpose for Good

At Arla, we strive to unlock the highest potential in each other while working together to create a sustainable future of dairy. We call it Stronger People Stronger Planet and it is deeply anchored in our organisation and founded on our commitment to respecting human rights, increasing access to healthy dairy nutrition, inspiring good food habits, and improving the environment for future generations. In order to succeed we need to hire people with a sustainable mindset. Could this be you?



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