EHS Supervisor

  • Company:
    Tech USA
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    23 hours ago
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Description: The EHS Supervisor is responsible for implementing and overseeing Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) programs at assigned plant(s). These programs include, but are not limited to: environmental, occupational safety, industrial hygiene, product safety, emergency response, loss prevention, process safety, security and medical programs. This individual provides guidance and facilitates a collaborative approach to site management on implementation of EHS programs in order to reduce accidents, injuries, and environmental releases. The EHS supervisor stays current on relevant Environmental, Health and Safety regulations and facilitates site compliance with applicable regulations. EHS Supervisor provides oversight of required training, permitting and reporting, auditing, and recordkeeping. Maintains appropriate safety equipment and general support of the EHS culture. EHS Supervisor performs other tasks as assigned by the EHS Regional Manager or Director of EHS and site manager to support EHS programs.RESPONSIBILITIES Environmental, Health & Safety Responsibilities: Develop and communicate Environmental, Safety & Health (ES&H) policies and proceduresDevelop, organize and communicate metrics to track EHS performanceProvide site EHS leadership through management by example and relationship developmentProvide comprehensive and effective EHS trainingDesign and implement training to address any gaps identifiedCreate opportunities for expanded employee involvement and participation in EHS mattersLead and/or oversee incident investigations and drive EHS action items to completionConduct periodic assessments or inspections of EHS programs to identify and correct deficiencies related to compliance with the EHS policies and procedures Job Duties and Responsibilities: Interfaces with site personnel to identify hazards, and to develop and implement corrective/improvement measures; this could include the review and approval of specific work permits, as well as participation in incident investigation teams, safety audits, design reviews, process safety reviews, project review teams, and/or job task analysisMaintaining site Compliance Manual, Incident Management Database, Action Item Database and EHS Calendar including routine reporting, audits and permit renewalsPromoting proactive safety participation by all employees and ensuring injuries, illnesses, incidents, near misses, and unsafe conditions are reported and investigatedDeveloping, implementing, and maintaining environmental, health and safety programs and policies to meet or exceed compliance with Federal, State, or Provincial, & local regulations, internal policies and customer requirements (including, for example, WCB, CSA, TDG, EPA, WHIMIS, OSHA, DOT, DHS, Responsible Care Codes and RC 14001 requirements)Supports the industrial hygiene program through air and noise monitoring and exposure assessments and prepares reportsParticipating in Quality Assurance and supporting continual improvement under the ISO 9000 and RC14001 processMaintaining all documentation essential to efficient operations of the EHS programMonitor interactions with regulatory authorities, insurance, or EHS consultants on issues impacting manufacturing operationsEnsure environmental permits and reporting are up to date Ensure permit requirements are adhered to Requirements: REQUIREMENTS Bachelor’s degree in occupational health or safety, industrial hygiene, environmental engineering or other relevant discipline a must Professional and/or industry certifications (i.e. OHS, CSP, CIH, or CHMM) highly preferred10+ years of experience in either chemical processing, oil and gas, pulp and paper, or similar industry with process safety and mechanical integrity programs requiredProven leadership record in driving safety culture and leading continuous improvementsMust be able to work in matrix organization and influence others without authorityWorking knowledge of WCB, CSA, OSHA (or Provincial equivalent for Canadian positions) and EPA (or Provincial equivalent Canadian Positions) regulations and reporting requirementsHigh level of computer skills in MS Office software (Word, Excel, Access, & PowerPoint)Must be willing to travel up to 25% Additional desirable skills: Knowledge of Responsible Care CodesISO 9000 and RC14001 knowledgeKnowledge of asbestos and lead based paint regulations.Familiarity with TDG, DOT regulations, CSA, NFPA and other recognized industry standards.Knowledge of worker’s compensation requirementsFirst Aid / CPR CertificationTraining or knowledge of Hazardous material response (40 hr. Haz-Mat Technician level) and confined space rescueAbility to conduct Process Hazard Analysis using HAZOP or equivalent methodAbility to conduct and/or lead incident investigations to determine root cause Location Ft. Saskatchewan , FL Minimum Experience (yrs): 10 Required Education: Not Specified