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Sr. Engineer, Sustainability

Location: 

Milford, CT, US

Req ID:  3564
Job Type: 
Edgewell is a global team of over 6,000 visionaries, doers and makers. Our secret is people, and we have an inspiring and collaborative global force of them. Our portfolio of over 25 brands touches lives in more than 50 countries by making useful things joyful. Together, we reimagine good mornings and endless summers, strive for more sustainable ways to beautify and bond, and do it all with not only confidence but determination.

POSITION SUMMARY:

Given strategic guidance, plans and engages with sites to build and execute operations sustainability work in support of EPC ambition. Guide and build governance systems and act to identify and coordinate the acquisition of technical resources and act as a consultant to site execution personnel. Provides leadership coordination for global site initiatives from a technical input/engagement, consulting and engagement focus for energy/carbon, waste, and water operations sustainability efforts.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Work independently on tasks.
  • Leads site engagement for discrete program areas under the EPC goals- i.e., coordinate sub teamwork in support of strategy
  • Key Participant in building and enhancing data systems for CDP, SEC requirements that reach into site data
  • Lead developing, “custom apps,” that are built for data support
  • Evaluate 3P support requirements/consultant work as needed to coordinate selection and use
  • Audit related systems for compliance and perform all audit related follow ups
  • Key role to engage and execute building/ revising the governance systems and related training/roll out
  • Manage (quarterly and as required other) data and scorecard
  • Support sites in executing load distributions, energy audits, water use analysis, waste stream analysis, and service provider contracts as requested
  • Excellent global interpersonal skills are required.
  • Plan and determine priorities and resourcing for assigned projects.
  • Engage appropriate subject matter experts to identify resources needed for projects as needed to provide sites with information (which includes repair/ upgrade of complex automation, molding, packaging, handling and fabrication as well as facility support equipment such as environmental and power systems).
  • Influence internal and direct external resources as needed.
  • A broad knowledge of all EPC sites and/or applicable industrial manufacturing and facilities equipment.
  • Working knowledge of EPC administrative and support processes.
  • Working knowledge of all manufacturing process used by EPC
  • Performs other duties as assigned by manager.
  • Influence and manage communication and support for site leader deliverables and project plans to accomplish long term EPC corporate sustainability goals
  • Competencies in improvement and quantitative methodologies (Kaizen, data acquisition, process validation and basic numerical/quantitative analysis)

 

 

OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES:

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • BS/BA
  • Highly developed communication skills
  • Minimum  7 years of experience required in an industrial environment, military experience with a variety of equipment
  • Knowledge of energy, waste and water uses and monitoring and consumption and equipment in EPC footprint
  • General knowledge of CDP process, Scope 1-2-3 emissions, energy use and conservation in an industrial environment
  • Specific process knowledge of equipment, facility, and ancillaries in the fields of machining, material handling, plastic injection molding, HVAC, additive manufacturing, tooling, equipment dynamics and power distribution and use, compressed air, water handling systems, facilities construction, packaging including bag/seal, liquid fill, form fill/seal, use of recycled materials.
  • EPC specific process knowledge in injection molding, automated assembly and packaging, materials handling, metal working and handling for both Wet Shave and Sun/Skin lines.
  • Waste handling and waste stream knowledge of the materials, processes and disposal methods used by EPC from landfill-recycling-hazardous waste-waste to energy and associated challenges.
  • Water use awareness including sanitation and process use and awareness of product use in skin care products. Awareness of BTU content needs for off-spec product disposal.
  • Data integrity awareness and understanding of business-critical data and liabilities related to data integrity and governance/ management systems awareness.
  • Work with outside vendors and contractors when necessary.
  • General MS Office proficiency.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by manager.
Edgewell is an equal opportunity employer. We do all we can to create a collaborative and diverse global team, where good ideas can thrive, and our colleagues can learn and lead. We prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status or any legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. We listen deeply and speak directly to create an environment that’s open to difference. We aim to bring joy to not only the products we create and the people we serve, but our colleagues across the globe too.


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