Corporate EHS Director

  • Posted: 3 weeks ago
  • Reference: job-12126
  • Location: Detroit, MI
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Organization: Shirley Parsons
  • Salary: $165000 - 180000 per year
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Detroit, MI

A leading manufacturing company is looking to appoint a Corporate EHS Director to lead the company wide EHS program, based from their headquarters in the Detroit, MI area.  The incumbent will indirectly manage a team of EHS Managers and Specialists and will be tasked with providing leadership across the business and overseeing organizational compliance with local, state and federal EH&S regulations. This role will encompass 40% travel across the U.S. 


The Role:

  • Developing, strategizing and implementing a long-term plan for the EHS function
  • Driving a culture of "Safety First" across the business to reduce injuries and accidents
  • Promoting continuous improvement efforts in the EHS function, integrating tactical and strategic EHS planning
  • Develop, maintain and improve safety programs from the ground-up
  • Assist company through Mergers & Acquisitions process as they continue to grow

The Candidate:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in EHS, Engineering, IH, Occupational Health & Safety, or a related technical field
  • CSP, CIH, CHMM, or Masters' degree preferred
  • 10+ years’ progressive EHS experience in manufacturing, ideally in automotive or large-scale assembly industries
  • Demonstrated experience of successful program management across multiple sites
  • Able to connect with employees on the plant floor and executives in the board room
  • High energy, drive and persistence required


    Where do you want to go?

Boston Office

77 Sleeper St
MA 02210

(+1) 617-939-9533

Los Angeles Office

1925 Century Park E
Los Angeles
CA 90067

(+1) 323-300-6655