Location: greenville, SC
Description: Environmental Health and Safety Plant Manager
NOTES: Assembly manufacturing – Plant is 2000+ people
Hands on leadership style
THE ROLE YOU WILL PLAY:
The EHS Manager will provide leadership and implement safety and environmental programs and or processes with a focus on long-term accident/illness prevention, environmental awareness, employee health and safety awareness, and to drive a Safety-First Culture. Manage 2 EHS professionals and up to 3 EHS admin. Also manages outside security & recycling companies on site.Lead all EHS programs to ensure regulatory compliance to reduce workplace hazards and control losses due to accidents, injuries, or illnesses.
Develop and administer the EHS budget, manage vendors safety program for EHS and PPE
Strategically analyze and trend observation data from product areas
Serve as a “Voice for Safety”
Manage Waste Water department (permitting, discharge, and Waste Water Technicians)
Develop and evaluate the written EHS policies and programs /
Administer the Safety Training Program for all Company employees
Drive continuous improvement in human, equipment, chemical, and facility safety and housekeeping
Drive EHS framework and engage site leadership in pursuing and attaining VPP certification
Facilitate and lead plant wide cross functional EHS teams
Responsible for leading and facilitating Sustainability and Zero Landfill Initiative, over see the recycle contractor with accountability of waste streams, budgets, and performance.
Prepare, update, and maintain all required EHS reports, regulatory agency submittals and operating permits
Manage plant security activities through a third party / Mange the third-party recycling program
Responsible for identification and timely submission of all permit requirements, hazardous waste programs, and ensure that hazardous wastes are stored and transported in accordance with applicable rules and regulations.
Conduct and coordinate regulatory compliance audits
Administer and maintain ISO 140001 certification
Administer and maintain Star Certification under the OSHA Voluntary Protection Program
Conduct training of any new Environmental Health and Safety initiatives
Complete incident investigations and regularly perform site hazard assessments and workplace ergonomic analysis
Work closely with Human Resources and Operations to decrease Worker’s Comp claims
Develop and lead programs to reduce work related incidents, injuries, and illnesses
BACKGROUND PROFILE:Minimum of 12 years of Manufacturing / Environmental Health & Safety experience or 10 years of experience in a leadership position in a manufacturing environment with a strong safety culture and demonstrated safety results.
BS degree required, Master’s degree preferred, with EHS certifications
Experience with implementation of a process- based safety investigation program
Good understanding of ergonomic principles
Hands-On, Strategic leadership style
Strong understanding of OSHA Safety and Environmental Regulations applicable to a large manufacturing operation.
Solid Computer skills including but not limited to MS Office software with advanced skills in Excel and Access
· Award Winning Manufacturer of Consumer Products
· World Leader in outdoor products
WHAT THIS COMPANY OFFERS YOU:Comprehensive Benefits and Salary Program
Medical, Dental, Vision Programs
HSA or FSA available
401k with match
Employee Life insurance (no cost to employee) and Life Plans available for spouse and childrenActive member of the Plant Management Team and a chance to be part of a proud team manufacturing award winning products recognized world wide
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