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EHS Director to $125K

Company:
Confidential
Location:
Dallas, Texas, United States
Salary:
125000
Posted:
July 13, 2018

Description:

Growing Manufacturing firm in Dallas, Texas has a need for a EHS Director. This is a full time opening with a full benefits package. If interested, please email your resume to us.

The EH&S Director will support other manufacturing facilities including but not limited to: MI, CA, NC and NJ. The EH&S Director will conduct detailed investigations of existing and potential safety and health hazards, and make recommendations for remedial and corrective measures. This role requires knowledge of applicable state and federal laws and regulations. Objectives are achieved through collaboration with Corporate Safety Leadership, plant Operations Management, Human Resources Management, and appointed plant safety liaisons. PRINCIPAL FUNCTIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES: • Supports all manufacturing facilities with environmental health and safety initiatives • Evaluates the organization's current or proposed activities, operations, equipment, laboratories, facilities and processes to minimize their impact on the environment, and ensure alignment with corporate sustainability goals • Keeps abreast of environmental regulations and policies, to ensure the organization's environmental management policies remain current and relevant • Conducts environmental tests; analyzes and evaluates results, recommends corrective action, and ensures the organization complies with federal and state regulations •

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS: • Bachelor’s degree in health & safety, environmental engineering, industrial hygiene or related field; and 8 years EH&S experience in a manufacturing environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; and demonstrated successful ability to build positive partnerships, while work collaboratively with cross-functional business teams • Demonstrated successful ability to organize and prioritize work to ensure timely deadlines • Ability to function at a high level of effectiveness, flexibility, independence and initiative without daily interaction with management • Proficient computer skills required including Microsoft Office Suite • Thorough knowledge of corporate policies, workers compensation, OSHA, ADA and other relevant legislation is required • Experience with ISO management system principles • Ability to travel up to 40%+ PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS: • Master’s degree in health & safety, environmental engineering or related field • Certified Safety Professional (CSP) • Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) certification • OSHA certification • Fundamental knowledge and experience in Lean Manufacturing, Kaizen activities and Six Sigma processes