Manager, EHS Job Description

Manager, EHS Job Description

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Manager, EHS provides guidance to the Internal Audit team and management regarding the results and status of audit activities.

Manager, EHS Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Take the lead in educating employees on safety policies, procedures and regulations
Responsible for all OHSAS internal and external safety audits, including documentation, recommendations, tracking and resolving of major and minor non-conformities
Ensure global alignment of Health and Safety policies, procedures and best practices
Analyzes Health and Safety data and reports trends
Hold budgetary responsibility for all areas of EHS including process safety management, and occupational health
Leading process safety studies, particularly HAZOPs hazard studies and process hazard reviews
Providing advice and leadership in Facility Siting, Hazardous Area Classification and Fire Safety Management studies
Actively work as part of the European EHS & process safety community to support Advanced Materials
Lead the safety teams at individual facilities and participate as required in the EHS assessment program
Provide health and safety support to regional, commercial, enginering and maintenance projects

Manager, EHS Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Manager, EHS

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: OSHA, ISO, EHS, OHSAS, ISO14001, CSP, CIH, OHSAS18001, HAZ, VPP

Education for Manager, EHS

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the manager, EHS job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Engineering, Health, Industrial, Science, Environmental Science, Management, Technical, Chemistry, Environmental Engineering, Education

Skills for Manager, EHS

Desired skills for manager, EHS include:

Competences of the audit team members for the client
Documentation systems
General office practices
Information systems
Management system auditing practices
Outcomes of prior audit activities of the client

Desired experience for manager, EHS includes:

Bachelor's degree, NEBOSH Diploma, or equivalent in environmental engineering, environmental science, chemical engineering or other relevant field
Proven capability leading and managing comprehensive audit, remediation and environmental programs in a relevant, multinational service and manufacturing environment
Outstanding leadership skills with the ability to advocate and gain the trust at all levels of an organization, regulatory agencies and consultants and a track record of leading, coaching and developing superior professionals
Strong technical skills with the ability to explain complex issues and requirements in an easily understood manner
Passport and ability to travel to countries in geographically responsible area and US
Ability to speak other languages in regional responsibility is desirable

Manager, EHS Examples


Manager, EHS Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a manager, EHS. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for manager, EHS
  • Facilitate and coordinate the supplier safety program and coordinate with the Facilities Manager to ensure compliance
  • Act as a resource and mentor to facility safety teams
  • Provide leadership to site staff, employees and EHS committees
  • Systems and gauge using prescribed scorecard systems
  • Drive EHS compliance through audits, process / equipment review and proactive risk elimination
  • Plan and conduct EHS training for employees contractors and visitors
  • Lead Compliance Assurance program at site
  • Maintain Contractor and Vendor EHS approval including insurance certifications and qualification to perform work
  • Conduct incident / accident investigations and develop corrective & preventive action plans
  • Maintain EHS expertise to provide technical and regulatory support to Operations teams
Qualifications for manager, EHS
  • Good understanding of local and international OHSAS 18001 standards
  • Thorough knowledge of OHSAS 18001 & ISO 14001 standards
  • Ability to advise on EHS issues on a day to day basis on site
  • Ability to conduct standard accident/incident investigations
  • Ability to write site inspection reports and audit reports
  • Ability to carry out EHS audits

Manager, EHS Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of manager, EHS. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for manager, EHS
  • Provide consultative guidance on safety, health, environmental and security priorities and risks
  • Assumes a leadership role to maintain a vibrant environmental, health and safety training program
  • Take proactive steps to develop an environment of continuous improvement for EHS whilst working to a ‘Zero Harm’ strategy
  • Supporting line management in implementing changes through the guidance and training of staff
  • Communicate the role each plays in satisfying the requirements of the EH&S programs
  • Responsible for compliance monitoring and updating the SPCC, Facility Security Plan and other Compliance Plans as assigned for applicable terminals
  • Ability to manage muliple projects simultaneously, under pressure, within deadlines
  • Participate in Technical Working Groups
  • Manage waste program at assigned facilitiy
  • Investigate all work related accidents & identify appropriate actions to eradicate
Qualifications for manager, EHS
  • Must be detail-oriented with strong organizational skills, and ability to work in a team environment
  • Requires a bachelor’s degree in safety engineering, environmental or industrial hygiene or a comparable field
  • Must have at least 2 years’ of prior relevant experience in Biological Safety (Biosafety) chemical waste management
  • Develop and deliver training and training tools for all relevant internal EHS initiatives and regulatory required EHS training
  • Develop and deliver employee safety and/or environmental training as assigned
  • Act as the Environmental Health & Safety Management Representative for all 3rd party certifications and manage the internal audit programs

Manager, EHS Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for a manager, EHS. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for manager, EHS
  • Develop and manage a training plan to cover both site induction orientation and task specific safety training
  • Evaluate current and new safety equipment
  • Formulate, write, and implement Afton Sauget environmental, safety, health, and regulatory compliance programs
  • Research, accumulate, and obtain information and statistical data needed to develop reports which substantiate Afton’s compliance with regulations in accordance with local, state, and federal requirements
  • Ensure adequate and appropriate safety, environmental, and regulatory training for personnel
  • Contributing to process safety studies, particularly HAZOPs hazard studies and process hazard reviews
  • Participating in Facility Siting, Hazardous Area Classification and Fire Safety Management studies
  • Coaches, leads and directs environmental, health or safety professionals (both direct reports and emerging talent within the business unit)
  • Maintain SDS system
  • Exhibit and practice Zero Harm
Qualifications for manager, EHS
  • Reviews plant environmental permits and ensures terms and conditions are understood and complied with, ensures required documentation is maintained and required regulatory reports are submitted to the respective agency, , air discharge permits, storm water discharge permits, local POTW permits and NPDES permits
  • Degree in any Engineering or Science discipline
  • Diploma in workplace safety and health
  • Certificate in Fire Safety Manager
  • Certificate in advance security management
  • PSM related trainings

Manager, EHS Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of manager, EHS. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for manager, EHS
  • Create a positive EHS culture throughout the business in the Region, Initiates and manages programs and campaigns to increase EHS awareness and involvement of employees in the Region
  • Develop and implement emergency response procedures for incidents involving biohazard agents and materials
  • Serve as an expert to engineering & maintenance design/planning meetings to determine project impacts to facility operations, biosafety & EHS regulatory compliance requirements
  • Conducts incident investigations including “root cause analysis” for corrective action
  • Assists and advises field personnel in classifying, storing and disposing of hazardous, non-hazardous and universal wastes
  • Provides training of DPS Berlin personnel in EH&S policies, procedures, reporting, sampling
  • Reports to company and agencies through the Plant Manager on activities and comments on proposed EH&S legislation
  • Develop and implement EHS programs, policies, procedures and best practice techniques, implement new regulatory requirements, and provide control measures that reduce or eliminate risks to the Company
  • Conduct EHS assessments at the facility, identify areas for improvement, lead corrective actions (from plant and corporate/3rd party audits)
  • Facilitates risk assessment at the location to identify critical EHS and Facilities Maintenance hazards
Qualifications for manager, EHS
  • Minimum 8 years of experience managing EHS programs
  • Demonstrated understanding of EHS compliance related EPA
  • Strong organizational skills including ability to manage large number of disparate projects and to track
  • 5 - 7 years experience maintaining and managing day to day health, safety, emergency response, environmental compliance and security activities
  • Previous experience implementing policies and procedures that are protective of the environment, personnel, equipment and business interests, including the leading of culture change required to embrace those policy and procedure changes
  • Intermediate computer skils - Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Access and internet search engines

Manager, EHS Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for a manager, EHS. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for manager, EHS
  • Develop & implement EHS related procedures and processes coordinate & deliver EHS training programs for OPCO - including but not limited to safety orientation, radiation safety and annual training requirements
  • Develop, implement, and manage OSHA, CAL POSHA and USEPA required reports (OSHA logs)
  • Leads safety meetings to provide training on new products, D.O.T
  • Manage the planning phase of jobs and conduct detailed safety audits for company staff, vendors, partners and subcontractors to ensure continuous improvement and best practices of company policies
  • Pre-qualify all regional subcontractors for the Regional Operations Manager to verify that all subcontractors understand and abide by company safety policies
  • Advise and inform managers & employees on various EHS related topics (Safety, Health, Facility, Security )
  • Audits manufacturing processes and makes recommendations for process safety
  • Demonstrated leadership to drive the safety culture throughout the site and to share best practices with other sites within the region globally
  • Reviews EH&S incidents and audit findings and monitors leading and lagging indicators to detect performance trends
  • Assists with resolving compliance and reporting matters
Qualifications for manager, EHS
  • In-depth understanding of the Environmental, Health and Safety area, policies, laws, procedures
  • Knowledge of cGXP/ICH/FDA/EMEA/HPB, CalOSHA regulations
  • Secondary or High school
  • Facility, maintenance or similar area at least 3 years
  • Professional environmental protection or safety qualification is a definite advantage
  • Czech language - native speaker level

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