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EHS Manager

Company: Videojet
Location: Wood Dale
Posted on: November 27, 2022

Job Description:



_*Safety & IH*_

* Ensures compliance with Videojet/ Danaher policies and procedures, along with all state, federal and local governmental EHS regulations. This includes written programs, record keeping, reports, inspections, monitoring, testing, training and medical surveillance per guidelines. Maintain compliance with air and water permits. Perform required inspections and audits per permit requirements.
* Experience working in a LEAN or continual improvement environment and ability to apply continual improvement concepts to EHS excellence.
* Directs, develops and delivers environmental health and safety training programs to ensure employee's knowledge, understanding and adherence to safety and environmental regulations pertaining to the operation of the facility.
* Conduct regular walk-through's (Gemba) of the plant to look for unsafe acts, conditions and to coach and mentor associates.
* Develops, implements and coordinates all Fire Prevention/Protection programs coordinating with FM Global. This includes all required training, record keeping, monitoring and reporting programs and results.
* Review proposed new chemicals, chemical processes, equipment, machinery, new buildings, etc. with the use of the Management of Change process.
* Coordinate incident investigations with effective root cause investigation and counter measure implementation.
* Manages and Coordinates Worker's Compensation and Return to Work Program with support from the site Human Resources department
* Develops and executes actions to reduce and sustain the Danaher EHS risk assessment score(s).
* Develops, implements and coordinates all Industrial Hygiene and Ergonomic activities.
* Ensures all EHS issues identified during internal/external audits have corrective actions implemented and communicated in a timely manner.
* Develop, implement and maintain site-specific programs that comply corporate policy and programs.
* Complete monthly safety reports as directed by Manager, EHS Director or Danaher Corporate.
* Manages and maintains ISO45001 Management System (2020 objective)
* Complete risk assessments for jobs where duties, location, and/or equipment changes occur.
* Lead EHS related kaizen events to drive improvements.
* Manages EHS management programs including cost control/reduction and accident prevention/reduction.
* Facilitate and lead Plant Safety and sub-team committees.
* Requires focuses on leading EHS indicators to drive long term improvement goals including human behavior focus._*Environmental*_
* Manages and maintains ISO14001 Management System
* Manage hazardous waste management program: documents, inspections, handling, storage and disposal.
* Determines proper treatment, storage and/or disposal techniques and oversees scheduling of waste transportation and disposal with treatment, storage and disposal facilities.
* Oversees emergency and response activities in the event of a serious emergency such as a fire, explosion or chemical spill.
* Act as the facility's Emergency Coordinator and liaison with local emergency response personnel.
* Collect information, complete, and submit regulatory required environmental reports (Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act Tier II, Stormwater, Clean Air Act, RCRA, CFC, Biennial Report, and 313 R reporting).
* Prepare non-compliance notification for regulatory agencies and oversee corrective measures prescribed for non-compliance issues.
* Prepare and submit wastewater compliance reports as required under the provisions of the wastewater pre-treatment permit.


This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed. This position is required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other duties requested by the Leadership team.


* BS degree in Environmental Science, Occupational Health and Safety, Engineering, Sustainability, or other engineering or science focused field is required.
* Minimum of 3 or more years of management experience in EHS, preferably in a manufacturing facility.
* Associate/Certified Safety Professional (ASP/CSP) or Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) or other EHS related certification preferred.
* Experience in managing/handling compliance issues, permitting, manufacturing operations, OSHA/EPA programs, regulatory reviews, permit preparation, reporting and record keeping.
* Excellent writing and oral communication skills with the ability to effectively interface with a variety of people at various technical and management levels.
* Proficient computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Internet)
* Strong communication, leadership, presentation, training, analytical and organizational skills.
* Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
* Demonstrated proficiency in time and project management
* Ability to respond to emergencies as needed.
* Experience with GENSUITE --- or other EHS data management system experience preferred
* ISO14001 - LEAD Auditor experience preferred
* RCRA - Hazardous Waste Management Training

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $100,000.00 - $120,000.00 per year

* 401(k)
* 401(k) matching
* Dental insurance
* Employee assistance program
* Flexible spending account
* Health insurance
* Health savings account
* Life insurance
* Paid time off
* Parental leave
* Professional development assistance
* Tuition reimbursement
* Vision insurance
* Day shift
* Monday to Friday
* No weekends
Supplemental pay types:
* Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:
* Wood Dale, IL 60191: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

* EHS: 3 years (Preferred)

Work Location: One location%58047475%

Keywords: Videojet, Chicago , EHS Manager, Executive , Wood Dale, Illinois

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