Environmental Health & Safety Manager
Advanced Recycling Technology, Inc.
Chambersburg, PA US
Admin/ Gen Mgmt
CSR/ Envir Mgmt Systems
Skill Level: Mid Level
Position Type: Full Time
Come join this established cleantech company serving an unlimited waste remediation market and booming global commodities markets, providing quality metals concentrates and other feedstock to our refinery and manufacturing customers. By applying leading edge ‘industrial mining' technology, we reclaim base materials and precious metals for re-use, transforming one company's waste problem into another companies source of raw material.
Advanced Recycling Technology is looking for a uniquely qualified individual to serve in the role of EH&S Manager. The manager will be expected to execute an ambitious EH&S plan with specific criteria that are used to establish short, medium and long-term goals.
The objective will be the continual improvement of the company's performance of EH&S according to these criteria. In addition, the candidate will work with management to enable EH&S to be used as a key resource in strengthening the company's culture and bottom line internally, as well as its reputation and image to its external stakeholders.
Provide proactive environmental, health & safety leadership for Advanced Recycling Technology Inc
Establishment of environmental, health and safety management systems according to ISO or other applicable standards.
The candidate must ensure compliance of plant operations with governmental regulatory agency requirements relating to EHS. This will include daily EH&S Inspections. The candidate will work with management to develop long-term EH&S goals for the company. The candidate will work with management to budget, staff and implement EH&S continual improvement.
Insure that quality control the company's inventory is up to date and in compliance with regulations on a daily basis
Keep track of company EH&S records or insures that company staff is doing so.
Insure that engineering plans for new processes are in line with the overall EH&S procedures and goals of the company.
Maintaining Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) on hazardous materials
Notify and keep in dialogue with government entities of any process changes in company operations
Assist in making modifications to existing permits to reflect changes in operations
Maintaining contingency plans to reflect on-going changes in operations
Position requires interaction with all associates to reduce accidents and injuries.
Utilize leadership skills to engage various plant teams and other plant personnel to increasing levels of EHS performance.
Apply ergonomic principles and behavioral based safety to improve workstations and minimize injuries.
Implement programs/policies and provide various EHS support for the facility. Adherence to applicable Federal, State, and Advanced Recycling Technology Inc. requirements.
Accident/near-miss reporting, investigation and follow-up.
Planning and coordination of EHS training. Record keeping.
Facilitation of EH&S audits of the company by its stakeholders
Auditing EH&S procedures of company stakeholders
Minimum of 3 years experience in Environmental, Health and Safety field.
BS Degree in Environmental Science, Health & Safety Management, Environmental Engineering.
Strong understanding of state and federal laws and regulations with regard to EHS; Understanding of ergonomic principles; Computer literate.
Mechanical and engineering aptitude
Strong verbal and written communication skill; positive influencing skills in a team environment.
Demonstrated ability to facilitate and achieve results in a team environment.
Demonstrated Ability to prioritize and balance multiple ongoing tasks. Technical knowledge of environmental and safety regulations
Knowledge and experience in metal recycling or a related field
Proficient communication, writing, and interpersonal skills.
Excellent communication skills.
Behavioral Safety expertise and experience, including employee involvement and motivation programs.
Unlimited growth potential
Benefits: Healthcare coverage, 401k retirement account, flex spending account for qualified medical expenses and childcare
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