Manager – Health, Safety, and Sustainability (Columbus/Memphis)


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North America

Posted 3 months ago

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Manager - Health, Safety, and Sustainability | Leading Supplier of Engineered Components

Columbus, USA/Memphis, USA

Our Client

Our Client is a leading international supplier of engineered components to the door and window industry. By creating advanced designs and working through performance requirements, our client creates a solution that best meets business objectives. Our client is expanding their North American workforce, which currently includes over 2,500 employees with a net revenue over $500 million.

We have been given the mandate to recruit a Manager - Health, Safety, and Sustainability to join their North American team. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record leading strategy for environmental, health, and safety programs, conducting training's to meet regulations and internal program requirements, as well as managing multiple sites at one time.

This position will be responsible for leading and completing all aspects of industrial safety, health, and environmental systems for two facilities - Trumann, AR and Zanesville, OH. This position will report directly to the Divisional Director for Health, Safety, and Sustainability.

Position Summary

This position will be responsible for leading and completing all aspects of industrial safety, health, and environmental systems for assigned facilities. This includes conducting all training to meet regulations and internal program requirements, maintaining all records in cooperation with other facility resources including operations and human resources, purchasing all safety supplies and equipment, managing the hazard communication program, conducting or guiding injury/incident investigations, tracking all injuries, reviewing and making recommendations for safety improvements, coordinating safety and ergonomic inspections, and conducting new-hire safety orientations.

Key Responsibilities

Provide strategic leadership for safety, environmental, and health program development to achieve cultural permanence, and site specific performance objectives and program implementation goals

Maintain understanding and knowledge of current federal, state, and/or company regulations and policies

Coordinate and conduct injury review process to determine and correct root cause

Lead and manage implementation of injury reduction efforts. Promote "Zero Injury Culture" initiatives

Track and report operational safety performance

Support the environmental functions of the business as warranted/assigned:

  • Maintain reporting requirements for environmental calendar
  • Conduct training for environmental regulation issues as needed Conduct safety training programs for all levels of operation
Provide leadership/facilitation and drive for sustained plant safety committees

Function as emergency coordinator and develop/drive emergency response/business continuity initiatives

Lead operation(s) to best practices and best-in-class safety and environmental results (including program development)

Assist organization by participating in special taskforce assignments and special projects

Ensure compliance with all Federal, State and local Industrial Hygiene requirements

Key Attributes

Proficient Collaborator; easily partners with, and gets things done with and through others

Ability to multi-task and balance priorities

Excellent people skills and professional demeanor; Ability to teach and communicate effectively at all levels of the organization

General industrial Safety, Risk Management, and Environmental experience desired

Good oral and written communication, and presentation skills

Must have analytical reasoning and problem-solving capabilities

Education & Experience

BS in Industrial Safety or Hygiene; advanced degree and/or professional certification(s) preferred

5+ years experience in safety, environment and health field in a manufacturing setting

3+ years in a manager role, ideally with multi-site responsibilities

Strong track record for transformative results through programs, training and culture shaping

Demonstrated Success in Leadership HSS position and passionate commitment to safety of others

Demonstrated Program and Practice Development, Implementation and Training success

Certified in CPR and First Aid

CSHO (Certified Safety and Health Official) and/or Safety health and environmental professional (SHEP) Preferred

Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Marcel Howard +1 (917) 546-7251

Job Ref. BBBH8907