Chief Sustainability Officer
Location: Grand Prairie
Posted on: September 20, 2022
Poly-America, L.P., leading plastics manufacturer, is currently
seeking a Chief Sustainability Officer to join our executive team.
Poly-America produces several lines of polyethylene products
including high quality trash bags, construction films, and
agricultural films. Poly-America is also the most technologically
advanced and largest recycler and compounder of polyethylene in the
The Chief Sustainability Officer will work with our executive team,
suppliers, customers, and other third parties to spearhead, direct,
and help to implement our sustainability initiatives and agenda.
-Supervisory Responsibilities:Oversees the overall execution,
mission, and efficacy of the sustainability initiatives and
agenda.Collaborates with appropriate departmental managers to
execute sustainability measures that align with the Company goals.
Duties/Responsibilities:Assesses and analyzes company policies and
processes to identify areas in and processes to which improvements
can be made in accordance with the organization's commitment to
sustainability.Brainstorms and identifies creative ways in which
the company can balance business obligations with the goal of
respecting, supporting, and improving the local and global
communities.Proposes and implements strategies to address various
environmental issues including energy use, conservation, reduction
of pollution, recycling, building and facility design, and general
education on sustainability.Drafts and implements sustainable
organizational policies that address environmental
concerns.Evaluates efficacy of sustainability programs; recommends
and implements improvements as necessary.Conducts research to
identify environmental and sustainability concerns, interests, and
issues.Considers sustainability proposals with attention to factors
such as cost effectiveness, feasibility, and ease of integration
with other programs.Drafts and prepares reports, presentations, and
proposals; presents proposals and recommendations to the executive
team.Prepares documentation required for project funding for
various environmental initiatives. Maintains current working
knowledge of, and ensures compliance with, all applicable local,
state, federal, and internal environmental laws and
regulations.Identifies and facilitates training as needed.Performs
other related duties as required.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Superlative and
creative problem-solving and analytical skills.Thorough and current
knowledge of sustainability practices, and applicable laws and
regulations for the following states: TX, NV, SC, MN. Ability to
analyze and understand research and to identify relevant and
valuable information.Extremely proficient with Microsoft Office
Suite.Excellent organizational skills and attention to
detail.Presentation skills required to deliver proposals to varying
groups of individuals.Education and Experience:Bachelor's degree in
related field required; Master's degree highly
preferred.Professional certification preferred.Three to five years
of corporate, business and management experience required.
-Poly-America offers competitive compensation packages including
Medical/Dental, paid vacations and holidays, and 401(K).
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