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Environmental, Health & Safety Manager

Company: LeachGarner, Inc
Location: Attleboro
Posted on: November 19, 2022

Job Description:

The *EHS Manager* is accountable for developing, implementing and managing the environmental, health and safety programs, policies and procedures for LeachGarner. You will be responsible for maintenance of environmental/ safety statistics and accident records, and for all associated governmental reporting requirements. In this role you will manage the wastewater plant ensuring that operations are conducted in accordance with permitted requirements and state and local regulations.
Responsibilities include: *

* EHS initiatives, activities, program implementation and compliance
* Maintain environmental regulatory sampling and reporting schedule and ensure timely submittals
* Inspect, audit, assess and sample site activities to ensure EHS requirements are followed
* Facilitate improvements to meet all environmental sampling limits with appropriate technical resources
* Develop and lead Safety Committee meetings, internal site inspections, audits and accident investigations
* Develop and implement EHS rules, procedures and programs to ensure the continuous improvement of EHS programs, and to meet company and/or Federal, State, and Local regulatory requirements
* Coach/ teach operations team to understand environmental and safety policies, procedures and requirements
* Create visuals for metrics, behaviors and hazards to develop overall awareness
* Maintain the SDS/ MSDS database, obtain current SDS for all products being used, and control what is approved to be in the facility, train all employees on accessing MSDSs and appropriate storage, handling and overall awareness

* Implement safety management systems, which include written standards, training requirements, monitoring/auditing elements and corrective action steps.
* Maintain Environmental Management System (EMS) Manual for the facility
* Maintain understanding of the health and safety obligations placed on employers under State and Federal law
* Provide leadership and professional guidance to Operations in performance of safety management requirements including incident investigation, safety training and communications, inspection and auditing, hazard assessment, and implementation of site business safety plans
* Conduct Safety Training for new employees; plan and coordinate safety and environmental training
* Evaluate, specify and audit the proper use of Personal Protective Equipment
* Attend professional training classes and periodic business association meetings
* Coach, Facilitate and ensure protocol for incident investigations
* Track completion of corrective actions identified through audits or investigations
* Ensure that all waste materials are properly stored and shipped off site for disposal
* Responsible for signing and proper filing of manifest for any hazardous waste shipments
* Function as the Emergency Coordinator for any environmental, safety or security response activities

Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP):

* Maintain records and documentation required by local and state regulations
* Prepare monthly and quarterly reports and ensures submittal to the city on time
* Ensure the plant is operating to support manufacturing operations as required
* Orders supplies (chemicals, filters, etc.) as required to maintain operations
* Conduct daily tours of the plant including the WWTP operator(s) and ensures operational issues are promptly addressed
* Ensure quarterly sampling is conducted and sent for analysis
* Ensure WWTP operators maintain the required continuing education hours to maintain their license

Requirements include: *

* Bachelor's degree in relevant field or equivalent work experience
* 10+ years working in EHS in a manufacturing setting
* Current knowledge of regulatory requirements and trends in environmental, occupational hygiene and safety
* Experience training teams regarding EHS
* Excellent time management and ability to balance between urgent reactive needs and improvement activities
* Strong analytical and root cause analysis skills
* Experience in project leadership/ management
* CSP or ability to be certified
* Highly motivated, results-oriented, and strong sense of urgency
* Ability to coach and influence behaviors of employees at all levels of the organization

What we offer: *

* 10 paid holidays a year
* 10 days paid vacation to start
* Paid personal days
* Paid Parental Leave
* 5 paid sick days per year
* 401(k) Plan with a company match
* Medical and dental insurance
* Vision insurance and prescription drug coverage
* Flexible Spending Account
* Company paid life insurance
* Short-term and long-term disability plans
* Corporate discount program

LeachGarner offers the industry's most comprehensive melt to market precious metal products and technical expertise. As a leader in precious metals processing, LeachGarner continually evolves to meet the challenges of evergreen markets and strives to exceed expectations for reliability, quality and innovation by an unwavering commitment of integrity.

LeachGarner specializes in the manufacturing and distribution of precious metals in the form of sheet, wire, fancy wire, tubing, fancy tubing, casting grain, findings and chain specific to customer's needs.

We are committed to bringing responsible and compliant manufacturing to all facilities regardless of geographical location while leveraging our global reach to serve our customers providing quick-to-market and market oriented products.

LeachGarner is an Equal Opportunity Employer._*
Employment at LeachGarner is based solely on an individual's merit and qualifications directly related to professional competence.

LeachGarner does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or related condition (including breastfeeding), or any other basis protected by law.

It is LeachGarner's policy to comply with all applicable federal, state, and local laws pertaining to nondiscrimination and equal opportunity.

Job Type: Full-time%58047475%

Keywords: LeachGarner, Inc, Attleboro , Environmental, Health & Safety Manager, Healthcare , Attleboro, Massachusetts

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