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Reference Number: 10835
Location: Worthington, Minnesota, United States, 56187

One of our Clients has an immediate opening for an Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) Manager at a soybean crushing and biodiesel production plant in Minnesota.

Objective
The EHS Manager

  • Works with and through management to identify, develop, implement and manage health, safety, and environmental programs and initiatives for plant operations.
  • Is responsible for promoting a safe, incident free work environment and ensuring compliance with governmental regulatory agencies.
  • Formulates policies and procedures, develop goals and metrics, monitor potential environmental releases, communicate hazards and recommend controls.
  • Participates in incident investigations, develops/coordinates and supervises training programs, and is responsible for environmental permitting.

Essential job functions

  • Assists, plans and implements safety policies and procedures in compliance with local, state, and federal rules and regulations including OSHA, MPCA, NFPA, NEC, and EPA.
  • Conducts post-accident investigations and prepares report identifying possible accident causes and hazards for use by company personnel and senior management.
  • Performs safety surveys and inspections, prepares written reports of findings and recommendations for corrective or preventive measure where indicated and follows up to ensure measures have been implemented.
  • Develop, evaluate and upgrade of safety programs.
  • Train and educate employees in job safety awareness, health hazards and teach them methods of reducing and/or eliminating those hazards.
  • Set up and conduct safety training for contractors.
  • Coordinate Safety Committee by scheduling and organizing meeting to keep committees members focused on the issues assigned to them. Document progress and communications as needed.
  • Maintains safety files and records with system to produce safety records and documentation required by the company, state and federal regulations.
  • Conduct reviews to ensure systems are being used and effective.
  • Maintain compliance for environmental laws and regulations associated with, but not limited to; hazardous waste, storm water, Emergency Planning and, Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA), wastewater, Clean Air Act (CAA), and Oil Pollution Act (OPA).
  • Lead efforts to continually improve the processes and implement procedures that improve safety, environment and compliance management.
  • Facilitate relationships with local regulatory personnel and agencies. Meet with enforcement personnel when they inspect the facility. Provide compliance information and respond to any concerns.
  • Foster a culture of safe behavior and compliance with safety requirements at all times.
  • Must maintain regular and acceptable attendance at such level as is determined by management.

Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent, a BS Degree preferred
  • Completion of OSHA General Industry 30-hour and 24 HAZWOPER courses
  • Minimum 3-5 years in an EHS experience in an industrial setting
  • Knowledge of Federal, State, and Local regulations for air, water, and solid wastes
  • Knowledge of OSHA, NFPA 30, NEC, and EPA regulations
  • Process Safety Management (PSM) experience
  • Facility response plan experience
  • Demonstrated influential leadership skills
  • Excellent time management, communication and organizational skills as well as ability to adapt and learn in a changing environment
  • Demonstrated strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Ability so speak in front of groups and communicate sensitive matters with senior management, maintaining confidentiality from others.
  • Excellent communication and conflict resolution skills
  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Office Suite; Outlook, Word, Excel, Power point, etc.

Our Client offers competitive compensation, an excellent benefits package, relocation assistance and much more.

Please send your resume in Word.doc format to Reed Rogers at reed@parkwoodintl.com and refer to Job No.10835.