Environmental, Health, & Safety (EHS) Coordinator is responsible for basic management of all safety requirements within the facility. The EHS Coordinator is also responsible for maintaining the Safety training program for all employees.
Perform regular assessments of company programs and propose changes to improve implementation and to sustain compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Update SOP’s where needed.
Prepare applicable EHS surveys, testing or reports as requested by management.
Implement continual improvement projects to identify and eliminate safety hazards within the plant.
Perform Accident or Incident investigations and execute corrective actions throughout the site to eliminate further occurrences.
Manage the site training of EHS related programs and SOP’s. Assist where needed in the development and presentation of relevant departmental training.
Observe EHS regulations, wears all required safety equipment, encourages safe working practices, corrects obvious hazards immediately or reports them to the proper personnel.
Perform daily inspections in all areas of the plant to establish EHS presence and provide support where needed.
Perform all EHS inspections and audits as needed. Ensure corrective actions in place for any audit findings.
Perform evaluations of PPE and ensure proper use and maintenance of PPE in accordance with established programs.
Act as a Spill Coordinator in the event of a chemical spill or reaction.
Work with manufacturing on process waste mitigation and removal.
Support and develop ergonomic and other job safety programs.
Must be willing to work different shifts and weekends.
Additional duties as assigned.
Bachelors degree in Occupational, Health and Safety or Technical/Engineering degree and relevanct experience required
5-10 years' expereince in a Environmental Health and Safety role in a manufacturing environment required
Excellent verbal and written skills, able to write SOP's, reports and EHS analysis