Cargill EHS Coordinator (Temporary) in Halsa in Meloy, Norway

EHS Coordinator (Temporary)

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.


Job location: Halsa in Meloy, Nordland, Norway

In 2015 Cargill acquired one of the world’s biggest feed producers, EWOS. Following the acquisition, Cargill gathered all its aqua feed activities into one new group called Cargill Aqua Nutrition (CQN), present in 20 countries and with headquarters based in Bergen, Norway. EWOS is a long-time leader in the international aquaculture industry, with a well-earned reputation as a trusted feed supplier. Backed by Cargill's world-class knowledge of nutrition formulation, global supply chains and risk management, EWOS offers deep expertise in aquaculture nutrition, combined with groundbreaking research into fish health and sustainable innovations.

You will be responsible for the driving and coordinating Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) work at our Halsa site including applying in-depth understanding of EHS practices and standards. You will be assisting the site management in the conduction of systematic EHS work, including developing EHS plans, ensuring correct EHS documentation, implementing agreed EHS strategies and programs, maintaining and continuously improving EHS results, and shaping the internal EHS culture.

As the EHS Coordinator you will have the authority to introduce and implement the measures considered necessary to ensure statutory duties and the authority to obtain the necessary information of the relevant safety conditions and instruct line managers in performance of risk reduction measures. This position reports to the Site Manager and is part of the Site leadership team.

Main Tasks:

  • Implement and execute EHS programs and strategies to manage risk and generate value

  • Maintain and continuously improve EHS results using an in-depth understanding of EHS matters, business objectives and stakeholder requirements

  • Ensure conformity to regulations

  • Perform risk analysis and mapping

  • Conduct and participate in external and internal audits

  • Shape EHS culture internally through the development and deployment of internal communication strategy, provide in-depth guidance to colleagues and collaboration with other experts to share best practice

  • Develop EHS talent at the site through providing key knowledge on risk and mitigation to all levels of the organisation including contractors

  • Identifies, coordinates and delivers relevant training and materials for line managers, safety officers and others


  • Bachelor/Master degree in management or science subject and/or 5 years relevant experience within EHS work.

  • In-depth knowledge of EHS legislative requirements.

  • Good communication skills.

  • Leadership skills.

  • High performance when working in a team.

  • Structured and analytical with good planning and implementation capacity.

  • Ability to write and present routine reports, procedures and correspondence.

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

Please note this is a temporary contract for a minimum of 12 months to cover a maternity leave

Our Offer

In return for your expertise and commitment, we will provide a fast paced stimulating environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer a competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the world’s leading companies.

Interested? Then make sure to send us your CV and cover letter in English today.

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Job Safety/Environmental Health

Primary Location NO-18-Halsa in Meloy

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: NOR00371