Janne Rainio
Independent Consultant
at Freelance Consultant

Freelance Consultant


Expert in:

Technology Design Environment Water Air Materials Processes Construction

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I am environmental expert in field of environmental legislation and industrial processes (e.g. byproducts use in ceramic industry). My passion is to help industry and society to perform better in environmental issues. My education, 20 years industrial experience, good communication and teamwork skills and enthusiasm for environmental issues suits well for these purposes. My greatest achievement has been to create a succesful plan for new raw material handling process in ceramic industry. Operational leadership in project work is one of my strengths. In addition to my professional exprerience I have coached 5-12 years old soccer players for 8 years and since the beginning of year 2017 I have been leading a 400 member soccer club (Masalan Kisa, Kirkkonummi, Finland). My professional experience: 2012 – 2016 R&D Manager, Wienerberger Oy Ab, bricks and brick slips production in Finland, Product development (including byproducts use), Quality systems ISO9001 and ISO14001, CE-marking, Environmental permits, Emission trade issues, Sustainability officer in Finland, national and international standardization (e.g. TC125, TC295, TC166, TC350 and TC351). 2009 – 2012 Environmental engineer, Salo municipality, Environmental permits for industrial companies in Salo area, Finland, waste water handling permits for individual houses, spoiled soil handling, waste handling, building of environmental program for Salo. 1999 – 2009 Development Engineer, Iittala Group, Helsinki, Finland, Ceramic production development, Ceramic material development, Environmental issues e.g. reporting, waste water treatment plant, Ceramic process planning, production foreman 2 years. 1996 - 1999 Waste water treatment plant planning, contract negotiations, education in YIT water and environmental services.