A specialty manufacturing company is looking to appoint an EHS Manager to oversee EHS compliance for their primary location in North Chicago, IL. The EHS Manager will be tasked with ensuring safe working conditions for all team members in a manufacturing setting and maintaining compliance with Environmental and Safety regulations. The incumbent must possess an ability to communicate with individuals at all levels with the goal of developing a positive safety culture.
Lead Health and Safety processes including risk assessments and mitigation, and ergonomics
Maintain EHS policies and standards to ensure compliance with local, state and federal regulations
Measure, evaluate, and recommend changes on the effectiveness of hazard management systems, policies and procedures to eliminate workplace injuries
Perform site health and safety investigations to ensure proper corrective and preventative measures have been implemented
Develop and perform EHS training
Minimum of 5 years' experience in EHS roles in a manufacturing environment (chemicals preferred)
Bachelor's Degree, preferably in OHS, IH, Physical Science/Engineering
Experience in Behavior Based Safety programs
Demonstrated knowledge of Process Safety standards
Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to influence and engage others.