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EHS Lead

Description

A global chemical manufacturing company is seeking an EHS Lead to lead their Allentown, PA area facility.  The EHS Lead will be responsible for providing leadership in safety and environmental matters at the site.  The successful candidate will be expected to take a hands-on role and serve as a communication link between management and employees by keeping all personnel informed of EHS related matters

 The Role: 

  • Provides guidance on occupational health and safety to maintenance and production personnel
  • Responsible for the compliance of all state and federal environment regulations
  • Champion of the process safety management processes
  • Oversee and manage all environmental compliance, reporting, permitting and certifications for the company; these include spill prevention, hazardous waste, storm water and waste water programs
  • With corporate support, implement company safety standards
  • Develop and implement safety standards and policies

 

 The Candidate: 

  • 2-4 years of EHS experience
  • Background in chemical manufacturing preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to influence and engage others
  • Bachelor’s degree in Occupational, Environmental, or Engineering Sciences required