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Plant Environmental, Health and Safety Manager

Posted: Nov 29, 2018

Degree:  BS Safety, Environmental or technical degree required (CSP or related certifications a plus)

Experience level: 6+ years minimum

Location:  Albany, Georgia (relocation assistance will be offered)

*Highly competitive compensation program based on experience including annual bonus program

Must have 6+ years of industrial safety and environmental leadership experience within manufacturing operations (consumer products or food experience preferred but not required).  This position will direct the EHS efforts for a non-union manufacturing plant, manage an EHS Department and the role will report directly into the Plant Manager with a strong dotted line to the Corporate EHS Manager.

Responsible for developing, improving and sustaining the site EHS programs (emphasis on safety and health) including procedures, training initiatives along with general environmental compliance.  Create and implement systems and procedures that support safe work practices for the Plant Associates and track/follow up on corrective actions related to the safety program.  Well-rounded safety and occupational health professional with expertise in areas of continuous improvement, training, ergonomics, EHS management systems, injury reduction initiatives along with an excellent communication style and strong relationship building skills.

Key Requirements include:

Diverse plant level safety experience with general environmental knowledge

EHS coaching and mentoring philosophy

Embrace a team-based approach with a collaborative style

Strong influencing skills, approachable, problem solver and strategic thinker

For additional information, please contact:

Laura Petraitis-Doll, EHS Recruiter

LS Doll & Associates

Office 708-478-3894

Cell 708-212-2810

Environmental Health & Safety Professional

Posted: Nov 29, 2018

Job Description: EHS Professional

The Environmental Health & Safety professional, working in coordination with the Corporate Safety Manager, directs the development, implementation, and maintenance of comprehensive environmental, safety, and health programs of all Operation’s departments including programs, policies and procedures that are compliant and promote continuous improvement. The EH&S professional provides the leadership, direction, and support necessary to ensure compliance with all applicable federal, state, local laws and regulations / standards to meet or exceed relevant internal and external safety & environmental standards in a manner consistent with sound business practice. This position reports to the Director of Engineering and Technical Services.

  • The successful candidate will administer and manage all environmental, safety and health (ESH) programs within S&D Operations’ departments/facilities in accordance with all applicable local, state, and federal regulations as well as company internal requirements.
  • Coordinate various inspections, and maintain record keeping, and reporting required to comply with site permits and requirements.
  • Prepare and present various reports for signature by site management. Interact with and represent the company with outside agencies.
  • Perform routine interpretations of existing regulations, as well as anticipating, researching, and determining the impact of new and emerging environmental, safety and health regulations.
  • Review and /or develop environmental, safety and health training programs as needed.
  • Work with company leadership to develop and deploy strategies to achieve environmental reduction and workplace safety targets.
  • Provide leadership and direction in the development, administration and maintenance of EHS compliance and continuous improvement program elements. Serve as liaison with applicable external regulatory agencies and coordinate and follow-up on EHS audits to ensure satisfactory compliance. Ensure all required reports are completed and submitted as required.
  • Support the development of engineering and administrative controls to mitigate risk to target levels
  • Develop and administer the organizations’ EHS management systems including: employee participation, employee health, hazard analyses, safe operating procedures, training, risk management, loss control, spill prevention, hazardous waste, DOT hazardous materials, emissions, emergency planning (EPCRA) and all other key system elements.
  • Ensure compliance with facility, regional, corporate and regulatory environmental & safety standards / guidelines through audits, inspections, recordkeeping and data documentation. Assist management with investigations, provide recommendations for corrective or preventive measures, and ensure that accurate environmental and injury/illness records are maintained.
  • Drive year-over-year EHS program efficiencies; drive business and system improvements across the sites while expanding scope and impact
  • Maintain a a high level knowledge of EHS regulations and laws to provide expertise for EHS assessments, capital projects, maintenance planning and work order execution, and general EHS related problem.
  • Interface with salaried, hourly and contract personnel to perform day to day functions.
  • Support staff and personnel development for goal alignment, prioritization of work, and coaching for effective performance.
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in a manufacturing environment related to EHS program management.
  • Preference for food, food-related or consumer package goods experience
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Occupational / Industrial Safety, Industrial Hygiene, Engineering, Environmental Science, or other EHS related field preferred; other four year degrees will be considered.
  • Certification in an EHS related discipline and/or further education is a plus.