Environmental Project Manager in Maryville, TN at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 3/2/2018

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Environmental Project Manager

Our company currently has an opening for an Environmental Project Manager located near Knoxville, TN. Candidates for this position must be hardworking and possess a strong ability to collaborate with all levels in a Lean Manufacturing environment.

Job Tasks / Description:

  • Environmental Project Manager is responsible for coordinating recycling activities located at a multi-site manufacturing facility.
  • Provide daily, hands-on supervision, training and scheduling for 10+ employees.
  • Develop standard operating procedures for material movement, processing, loading and shipment of recyclable commodities.
  • Coordinate shipments of recyclable commodities with various subcontractors.
  • Assist with hazardous, non-hazardous, and universal waste shipments.
  • Drive continuous improvement projects focused on waste and/or cost reductions.
  • Oversee activities through checks, audits, weekly progress meetings, etc.
  • Collect and generate report data associated with Key Performance Metrics.
  • Provide coverage for Recycling Coordinators, as needed.
  • Conduct regular safety meetings and inspections on balers and forklifts.

Additional Job Requirements:

  • Ability to self-manage
  • Detail oriented
  • Flex schedule based off production needs
  • Computer literate - Word, Excel, Barcoding and Inventory Software

Required Qualifications

  • 5+ years in Material Management, Logistics or Total Waste Management in a manufacturing environment.
  • 2+ years in a supervisory role

Maryville, TN 37804

Elite Staffing, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our policy of equal employment opportunity is to recruit, hire, train and promote persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, handicap or any other protected status.


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