EHS Manager

Worthington Industries   •  

Pomona, CA

Industry: Agriculture & Natural Resources

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 39 days ago

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Summary

As an EH&S Manager at our Pomona, CA facility that manufactures cutting edge products for our Cylinders business, you will manage the Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) processes for our facility. Will promote EHS awareness with the emphasis on preventing incidents and protecting the environment. Responsible for recognizing and assessing hazards in the work place and recommending corrective measures. Works with plant personnel and Corporate EHS to ensure compliance with applicable regulations (OSHA, EPA, etc.) and implementation of best practices. Manages internal EHS systems and completes requiredreports and notifications. Conducts EHS training and coaching as necessary.

Responsibilities

Process Management: Implement all elements of the WI Safety Improvement Process. Ensure EHS systems are implemented and maintained effectively including: ISO 9000, ISO 14001, ISO 45001 (where applicable), AIC Enterprise Management System (EMS), 3E Online and others. Responsible for developing and implementing cost reduction and continuous improvement projects.

Compliance: Ensure compliance with all EHS related laws and regulations. Maintain injury records and post safety related information as required. Maintain written programs to ensure they are up to date and follow corporate models. Manage environmental permits and ensure proper completion of records and reports. Complete all safety and environmental related testing as required. Inspect property, equipment, and work practices for compliance with regulatory and insurance carrier standards.

Training: Educate employees on the regulatory standards applicable to the facility. Instruct all employees on internal EHS policy and procedures. Ensure required safety and environmental training has been identified and completed for new and existing employees. Ensure completion of Management Systems ISO 9000, ISO 14001, ISO 45001 related training where applicable.

Risk Assessment: Ensure all job functions have appropriate risk assessments completed using Safety Failure Modes & Effect Analysis (SFMEA) or Job Safety Analysis (JSA). Implement appropriate measures to minimize risk including the use of engineering controls where possible. Ensure all necessary personal protective equipment has been identified and is used as required. Coordinate all necessary industrial health and audiometric monitoring.

Communication: Manage, support and provide direction to the safety council. Complete internal incident notifications in accordance with company policy. Ensure all hazardous areas and conditions are identified and communicated to employees using appropriate visual and audio techniques. Communicate performance toward company goals for safety and the environment. Interface with external regulatory contacts (Federal, State, and Local) as necessary.

Vendor Management: Responsible for vendor selection, contract management and relationships.

Incident Investigation: Oversee incident investigation process to identify root causes. Ensure proper documentation of findings and implementation of corrective actions. Enforce company policy related to drug testing and disciplinary action.

Desired Experience

Critical Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

Must exhibit strong leadership and management skills

Must possess strong organization and record keeping skills

Must have solid understanding of safety policies and procedures

Must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of plant personnel

Able to present material to groups

Strong MS Office knowledge

Strong knowledge of environmental, health and safety compliance

Education / Training Required:

Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience

Five years of related EH&S experience

Experience with OSHA

Continuing education required (ISO Training, OTJ, Regulatory Training)

Education

Company Information

Worthington Industries operates under a long-standing corporate philosophy rooted in the Golden Rule, with earning money for its shareholders as the first corporate goal. As a market leader in metals manufacturing for nearly 60 years, we put people first, whether they’re our employees, shareholders, customers or suppliers. We’re looking for individuals who share our people-first philosophy and can help us continually innovate and grow through their insights, leadership and unique talents.

Worthington Industries (NYSE: WOR) is a global metals manufacturer serving growing end markets including automotive, construction, energy, agriculture, alternative fuel and many other markets. Our family of 10,000 employees in over 80 facilities throughout 10 countries has helped us earn the respect of our customers, our communities and our industry. With sales of approximately $ 3 billion annually, our company has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as a “Most Admired Company” and four times as a “100 Best Companies to Work For.”

Worthington Industries Inc., and its subsidiaries, is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability or veteran’s status.