Environmental, Health & Safety Manager

Category: 
Manufacturing & Engineering
Job Location: 
Gastonia, NC

Do you enjoy manufacturing and being closely involved with safety, environmental and health (wellness) activities, our client has an open position just for you!

POSITION SUMMARY

This position is responsible for establishing, developing, and improving EHS activities throughout the company.  This role will act as a resource for employees and management to obtain information and technical assistance with regard to Environmental, Health, & Safety (EHS) issues.  This role will collect information and prioritize needs to reduce risk, limit company liability, and cut worker compensation costs.  Serves as company resource in all aspects of EHS as well as recommends and participates in policy making and decisions.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Monitors company compliance with Federal, State, & Local EHS laws implementing or providing recommendations to ensure compliance and systematic sustainability.
Actively heads off safety issues and concerns for employees.
Evaluate safety training needs and coordinates with department managers and supervisors for implementation of needed/required training.
Organize required inspections: Crane, Fire Department, OSHA, EPA/DNR.
Maintain appropriate regulatory documentation including the MSDS information system
Responsible for managing environmental performance:
Act as the lead ISO 14001 Management Representative
Maintain a clean and safe work environment.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Four-year degree in safety-related field or equivalent work experience in manufacturing.
Previous Automotive Industry experience is preferred  
Demonstrated excellent oral and written communication skills within all levels of the organization. Demonstrated effective training ability. 
Must be familiar with Safety regulations; familiarity with Environmental regulation a plus.  
Possess strong computer skills and competent in spreadsheet, database, and word processing skills.

 

Recruiter Name: 
Jared Smerchek
Recruiter Phone: 
(262) 886-8000 ext. 232

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