Facilities and Environment Controller

Location: Gateshead

Contract Type: Full-time

Contract Term: Permanent

Salary: £28,000 - £31,000 per annum


Our client is a successful manufacturing company based in the North East, supplying to the major FMCG brands and big 4 supermarket chains. There is currently an opportunity for a Facilities and Environment Controller to join their team on a permanent basis.

This role will have responsibility for the following;

  • Organising and controlling the site facilities
  • Co-ordination and management of soft facilities and maintenance, contracted cleaning services and pest control
  • Liaise with subcontractors and suppliers within the budget
  • Ensure RAMS are approved prior to commencement of any work
  • Compliance with BRC & ISO accreditations
  • Close liaison and support to the QHSE function
  • Ensure all legislative requirements are adhered to and compliance of Environmental Permits, consents and current legislation
  • Conduct Audits and spot checks to confirm service delivery by both direct employees and sub-contractors are of the required standard
  • Review supplier assessment
  • Subject our company and sub-contract companies to audit and swiftly implement any corrective actions

The successful applicant will have;

  • CIWEM, IEMA or CEnv although this is not essential
  • Experience managing/supervising 3rd party contractors
  • Knowledge of ISO14001 certification
  • Previous experience working within an FMCG or manufacturing environment
  • An understand of Legionella – desired although not essential