Provide EHS leadership and execution leading compliance with all site and company procedures and policies. Responsible for compliance with federal, state and local environmental, safety and health regulations at the chemical plant site. This company is a global chemical leader with ample opportunity. This person will have one direct report with 50% Process Safety Management adhering to codes while changing the culture of the plant and gain the “ Buy In” of the staff. 25% will be Environmental and the remaining 25% will be Industrial Hygiene of the plant.
— Ensure the site maintains a climate of good and safe working conditions through strict personal observance of plant safety rules, procedure adherence, good housekeeping, and initiation of continual safety awareness programs
— Communicate with all regulatory agencies, vendors, insurance companies, and other parties dealing with Environmental, Safety, Health, Fire Prevention and Security issues.
— Develop and maintain procedures, plans and programs to ensure EHSS compliance and continuous improvement in EHSS performance. Meet the plant’s objectives in such a manner as to promote the most effective utilization of personnel and equipment.
— Follow ISO Quality programs and support RC14001 compliance once initiated.
— BS ChE in Environmental Science/Management/Engineering or Safety preferred
— Min. 7+ yrs. Experience in a safety engineering related job preferred
— 7+ yrs. experience with plant air permitting in the specialty chemical and/or petrochemical industry Preferred
— Previous personnel management experience preferred
— Safety/Environmental training required