EHS Manager - Chemical Manufacturing

$100K - $140K
Posted on 06/15/18 by Alec Weidman
Confidential Company
Seattle, WA
11 - 15 years experience
Manufacturing
$100K - $140K
Posted on 06/15/18 Alec Weidman

 ***Position is located in the Upstate New York with relocation assistance provided.***

Role Summary/Purpose

The EHS Manager will demonstrate leadership through communication of business goals, programs, and processes for the business You will utilize your experience and expertise to lead an EHS Team, build a positive EHS culture, ensure compliance, solve problems, develop and execute objectives for self and others, and have the ability to effect short-term and some long-term business goals.

Key Points:

*    Candidates need to be coming from a safety background

*    Have career experience changing safety culture

*    Must have PSM Experience throughout your career

*    Must have Waste Water Treatment experience

Qualifications/Requirements

*Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college

* A minimum of 10 years of experience in EHS with exposure to several EHS areas in a manufacturing environment

* Experience in a chemical manufacturing environment, including strong PSM experience

* Experience driving a safety culture

* Previous management experience

Essential Responsibilities

As the Environmental Health & Safety leader you will:

* Drive compliance and integrity of the EHS program

* Drive consistent programs and sustainable solutions to drive risk reduction and reduce injuries.

* Lead and mentor EHS leader professionals

* Utilize technology and cutting edge techniques to reduce business risk and lead culture

* Lead the site security team

* Provide EHS technical leadership, issue resolution, and candid input to site and business management

* Implement vision and integrated strategy to ensure company EHS expectations are met

* Develop and implement integrated EHS Metrics, programs and initiatives

* Analyze and drive EHS process improvement and best practice sharing

* Utilize Six Sigma tools and methodologies to EHS tool development and technology application

* Provide EHS leadership / ownership of key field service operations

* Maintain and grow effective Health and Safety Programs for the workforce, visitors and contractors

* Build productive partnerships with the leadership team on problem solving

* Lead additional operational initiatives outside the area of EHS as needed to assist the site operations teams

* Develop budget proposals and manage site EHS budget as needed

Desired

Characteristics

*Bachelor's degree in Occupational Safety and Health desired

* Prior experience operationalizing safety, health and compliance programs

* Strong oral and written communication skills

* Demonstrated interpersonal and leadership skills

* Ability to lead process implementation in a team environment

* Ability to prioritize and balance multiple ongoing tasks and responsibilities

* Strong team player

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