Environmental Manager HTS

Job location:
Created moment:
November 23, 2022
Job reference:
REQ - 06566

The Company

The world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide, Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to diversified set of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its knowledge of applications, technological expertise and its material science know-how to deliver solutions based on beneficiation of its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. These contribute essential properties to customers’ products and performance, including refractoriness, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.

If you want to grow your skills and develop your career, find out more at www.imerys.com

The Position

Environmental Manager HTS

Job Summary


Serving three core markets (Refractory solutions, Foundry & Metal flow), Calderys combine unique business expertise to provide customised and innovative solutions from our 36 plants along with end-to-end value-added services to all our customers.

Being an international business, we offer to our more than 2300 permanent employees a world of opportunities in our various locations in 34 countries.

We put to work over 100 years of expertise to foster a positive impact for all our stakeholders. Every day we build a sustainable future through teamwork, customer orientation, and proactive mindset.

Starting our journey as a standalone organisation, We are a company where performance is recognized and learning is promoted; an environment where you can grow and fulfil your potential; a workplace where every day is a new day and it is NEVER BORING!

For more information on what we are made of, please visit Calderys.com


Responsible for overseeing the environmental performance of BA industrial operations and for developing and implementing environmental strategies towards sustainable development (70%) and Leads all the BA Health and Safety (H&S) activities to reach Zero accidents (30%)



  • Ensures industrial operations of the BA are run at least in compliance with local environmental regulations, best-in-class industry practices and Imerys guidelines

  • Acts as the BA champion for sustainable development / environmental programs

  • Assesses / Analyzes / Collates environmental performance data for internal stakeholders, customers and regulatory bodies

  • Maintains permits as per local regulations, in coordination with local Hub managers and Legal department

  • Responds to inquiries / concerns related to Environment

  • Performs regular environment audits to monitor emissions, contaminations, waste management, renewable energy, other pollutions

  • Develops and implements, in collaboration with Hub Director and EHS coordinators, environmental strategies to reduce contaminations and emissions. Sets targets and action plans. Develop budget and timelines for environmental operations

  • Responsible for keeping up to date with relevant changes in environment trends and legislations

  • Supports BA Segments and Supply Chain teams to identify customer expectations in sustainable development / environmental practices

  • Key interfaces: ensures tight coordination with with Hub Operations Director, EHS Responsibles, Imerys Centers of Excellence and BA Segments

  • Alongside BA EHS Director and Hub Directors, be responsible for Environment, Health, Safety practices and results 



Qualifications & Experience

  • Engineer or equivalent. Degree in environmental-related subject (environmental sciences, biosciences, physics, environmental health)

  • 5-7 years experience in Environmental management

  • Strong international exposure

  • Travel: 30-40%

Skills & Specifications

  • Good knowledge of environmental issues and relevant legislations

  • Excellent ability to positively influence teams in a matrix organization

  • Strong project leadership

  • Able to organize training paths for managers of the hubs

Language: English mandatory 

IT: Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and Google Suite




  • Strong interpersonal communication, leadership and coaching skills

  • Analytical and planning skills

  • A track record of implementing and improving performance

  • Project management 

  • Advocate for data integrity

  • Problem solving mindset 

  • Hands-on approach

Location: France

Position Type

Full time



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recruiting.support@ imerys.com


To ensure fairness and legal compliance in our recruitment processes, only applications received through the online application process will be considered. 

IMERYS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and it is our policy to not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws.