Director Environmental Strategy
Posted: July 22, 2010

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Contact: CTO Worldwide
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Job Summary:

This position reports to the Chief Technology Officer and will have the following responisbilities -  

  • Assures that Harsco Metals and Harsco Minerals accompanies environmental trends relevant to the business strategy.
  • Follows regulatory trends in legislation as impacting customers in Harsco’s served and strategic markets.
  • Anticipates future environmental legislation as it could impact Harsco’s customer base.
  • Informs CTO and Harsco Metals and Harsco Minerals leadership on possible responses to environmental issues.
  • Collaborates with the Solution Centers to develop appropriate solutions to customer’s environmental challenges.
  • Represents Harsco Metals and Harsco Minerals in organizations and industry associations involved in development of future legislation that can impact Harsco and served markets.
  • Coordinates Harsco Metals and Harsco Minerals environmental activities on a global basis.
  • Develops and maintains an environmental technology and innovation roadmap in strong collaboration with the solutions center leaders.


Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Metallurgy Science, or Environmental Sciences and a minimum of 10 years experience in administering Environmental strategies and programs in a manufacturing or metallurgy industry

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree Environmental Sciences
  • Interpersonal Skills

  • Collaboration skills

  • Influencing skills
  • Ability to write in a clear and concise manner
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions 
  • Mathematical skills
  • Ability to anticipate trends, analyze data and make effective recommendations
  • Ability to effectively plan and organizeInternational experience
  • Heavy industry experience desirable
  • Previous Lean or Six Sigma or other continuous improvement experience
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications
  • International Experience

Candidates that possess the basic qualifications of the position are encouraged to apply by emailing their resume as a MS Word attachment to with the following subject line “Director Environmental Strategy”. Salary requirements must also be included in the email. Candidates that do not possess the basic qualifications stated above will not be considered. Harsco is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities, females and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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