Quality and Environmental Coordinator, Kalmar

Arla Foods Kalmar is the country's largest producer of large round cheese. The production, which covers about 15 000 tons of semi hard cheese per year, includes Arla Herrgård, Arla Präst, Arla Grevé and Arla Svecia. Today we are 110 employees at the diary, and production is ongoing 24 hours a day.

Now we are looking for a QEHS-coordinator who wants to become part of our team at the QEHS department in Kalmar. Here you will be an important resource in ensuring high quality at our cheese production and actively work to develop our systems for environment, health and safety. Does this sounds appealing to you? Then seize this opportunity and apply today!

Independent work within QEHS (Quality, Environment, Health, Safety)
Arla Kalmar is certified according to ISO 14001 and FSSC 22000 management systems. As our QEHS- coordinator you will work independently according to the prescribed rules and standard requirements to ensure that the department and the dairy achieve targets in quality, environment, health and safety. You will drive and develop the quality and environmental management system, FSSC 22000 and ISO 14001 and coordinate the QEHS work within and between departments. It is your responsibility to educate others within the dairy in quality, environment, health and safety and ensure that the dairy is informed and is following new legislation.

Further tasks and responsibilities are:

  • Actively participate in internal and external audits
  • Responsible for contact with authorities for quality, safety and environment
  • Compile information in the area and report to the company's management
  • Take responsibility for registration, risk assessment and handling of chemicals
  • Establish and submit annual environmental report 

The work also includes participation in investigations and improvements according to our quality system and LEAN, to be a support resource for quality and environmental non-conformances in production departments, and also to be responsible for the necessary actions in accordance with current procedures. As we are also hiring a QEHS Manager it is important that we find the right profile to the positions meaning that we seek a balance between the two profiles. The work is daytime.

Responsible and structured key person
You hold a degree in food science, environment or chemistry and a few years of experience in similar work. Alternatively, you have solid experience in quality and/or environmental work in the food industry or other similar industry. Furthermore, you need to be fluent in a Scandinavian language, as well as proficient in English, written and spoken alike. If you also understand and speak Danish it is a plus.

To succeed in this role, it is important that you are structured, committed to your work and take responsibility for your duties. You have great communication skills and the ability to teach your knowledge to others.

Application and contact
Apply no later than 2017-08-18. Please note that we will review all incoming applications on an ongoing basis and close the recruitment once the right candidate has been found. For additional information you are welcome to call Niels Bröchner, Head of Dairy, at +46723 86 66 75 or Jessica Kinnander, QEHS Manager, at +46733 59 63 67. Please state in your application where you have seen the advertisement. 

Please apply via this LINK.



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