Director of EHS - North America

  • Posted: 2 weeks ago
  • Reference: job-12247
  • Location: Philadelphia, PA
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Organization: Shirley Parsons
  • Salary: $140000 - 180000 per year
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Philadelphia, PA

A leading industrial organization is looking to appoint an EHS Director to lead the US EHS program.  The Director will be tasked with influencing a healthy safety culture, requiring the ability to engage key stakeholders at various levels of the business. The Director will hold a highly visible role within the organization and is responsible for overseeing organizational compliance with local, state and federal EH&S regulations.  This role will encompass 50% travel with responsibilities in the eastern and central U.S. The role can be based in Philadelphia, PA or Gary, IN. 


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 and lead a team of safety professionals


The Candidate:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, IH, Environmental Science,  or a related technical field preferred
  • Must have 10+ years’ EHS leadership experience within a heavy industrial environment
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly throughout all levels of an organization
  • High energy, drive and persistence required
  • CSP, CIH, CHMM, or Masters' degree preferred


    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