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Safety Manager

Lancaster, Ohio, 43130, United States
October 17, 2016

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-- Director Manager --

Health and Safety Management Environmental Management

Qualifications Profile

Innovative environmental, health and safety professional, with in-depth background in developing and implementing policies and procedures, standards and regulatory requirements. Proactive leader, with proven success in motivating teams to observe strict compliance with federal, state and local environmental and safety standards.

Demonstrated knowledge in environmental permitting and managing TSD facilities (Recycling Operations)

Exemplify detailed knowledge of regulatory codes and guidelines; health and safety policies, procedures and statistics and OSHA regulations, including various EH&S programs

Team player, accustomed to collaborating with authorities, staff and concerned individuals to formulate corrective measures and resolve relevant environmental, safety and health issues

Excellent relationship builder, with success in forging strong, sustainable alliances as well as in securing consensus among cross-functional team members for key initiatives

Technically proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint,)

Core Strengths

Safety Training Programs

Program Development

Hazard Identification

Problem Solving and Decision Making

Employee Relation Management

Microsoft Office Suite

Claims Management

Regulation Compliance

Professional Experience

Retriev Technologies

Manager - Environmental, Health and Safety 2012 to May, 2016

Lead and managed entire environmental Health and Safety program for TSD Facility.

Responsible for and directed staff to include Environmental and Health and Safety Coordinators.

Perform risk assessments for new processing and recycling line for lithium ion and alkaline batteries.

Managed oversight of DuPont “STOP” for supervision program.

Managed oversight of Industrial Air pollution control equipment and emissions testing.

Managed oversight of Hazardous waste permits to include wastewater discharge permitting to local municipality.

Experience in OSHA/OEPA inspections.

Westerman Companies

Director - Environmental, Health and Safety 2012

Deliver outstanding leadership in facilitating training on safety process to related committees.

Assume full responsibility in ensuring that all regulatory requirements as well as all EHS policies and programs are in line with state and federal regulations by conducting facility inspections

Perform risk assessment and accident investigation to identify root cause and implement corrective actions to avoid reoccurrence.

Execute tasks in establishing, administering, and leading safety program

Manage and conduct facility inspection to minimize all potential hazards.

Apply best management practices in maintaining company EHS standards throughout the company.

Canon Sline Industrial

Corporate Safety Manager, East Coast Operations 2008–2012

Thoroughly conducted EH&S audits on job sites to guarantee strict adherence to applicable state and local regulations.

Played leadership role in facilitating training on First Aid and CPR.

Leveraged skills in ensuring facility-wide environmental compliance with all applicable local, state and federal regulations

Administered duly assigned tasks in formulating and implementing hazard assessment plans (HASAP)

Spearheaded the abatement of plans and audits.

Provided expert oversight of company drug and alcohol program

Played a vital role in analyzing and assessing Workers’ Compensation to ensure proper medical care and treatment for work-related injuries, which allow them to work promptly and effectively.

Freelance Charleston, WV

Private Contractor 2004–2008

Provided OSHA 10 and 30 hours instruction as well as site and safety audits

Completed and acquired certification in OSHA Training.

Canon Sline Industrial at Dow Charleston, WV

Director of Safety and Health 2000–2004

Performed well in job site inspection and environmental sampling

Presided over employee training and efficiently carried out record keeping duties

Successfully maintained facility in full compliance with OSHA and EPA.

Oversaw the entire management of the Safety Program

Rendered assistant to the upper management in estimating man-hours and equipment for upcoming projects

Jacobs Engineering Haverhill, OH

Field Safety Inspector 1999–2000

Spearheaded the conduct of field safety audits as well as safety-related training.

Provided support to the Corporate Safety Manager with execution of administrative duties.


Masters of Science in Occupational Safety and Health (Concentration Environmental Management)

Columbia Southern University, Orange Beach, AL

(In Progress)

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Safety and Health – Graduated cum laude (2012)

Columbia Southern University, Orange Beach, AL

Safety Technology (110 Hours) Occupational Safety (45 Hours)

Marshall University Huntington, WV

Relevant Courses: Engineering Computations, Statistical Analysis, Safety Program

Management, Safety Evaluation and Measurement, System Safety,

Organization Administration and Supervision of Safety Programs

Professional Training

OSHA 500 (Trainer) – Private Constrictor (Contractor Safety) 10- and 30-Hour Course

Forklift and Aerial Lift (Trainer)

OSA 511 (Completed)

HAZWOPER (40-Hour Completed)

First Aid (FA) and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) - Red Cross (Trainer)


Little League Basketball Coach

Member of the Lancaster Local Emergency Planning Committee

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