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EHS Specialist

Description

A large, industrial manufacturing company is currently seeking an EHS Specialist to lead its Virginia Beach, VA area plant.  This company invests heavily into its EHS programs and developed a strong safety culture, as each facility strives to achieve the Zero Incident, Zero Injury initiative.  The successful candidate will be expected to work alongside the EHS team to ensure compliance with federal, state, and local regulations.

 The Role:

  • Develop and implement an EHS training curriculum and procedures to eliminate injuries and illnesses.
  • Lead site Safety trainings, audits, and investigations
  • Track & maintain accurate metrics to report to site management team & corporate leadership
  • Interact with regulatory agencies to maintain compliance with company and government standards
  • Serve as safety expert and primary contact in respect to EHS matters

 The Candidate: 

  • 2+ years of EHS experience within a manufacturing environment
  • B.S. degree in EHS-related field
  • Experience with writing & implementing Safety policies and procedures
  • Excellent communication and facilitation skills