EHS Manager

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Franklin, KY
$70,000 - $80,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Feb 11, 2018
Job ID
General Position Summary
The primary focus for this position is to ensure the safety and health of all Team Members and the environment within the facility. 

Essential Functions:
  • Manage the maintenance and implementation of safety programs, compliance plans and initiatives
  • Participate in the investigation of incidents, near misses and property damage incidents. Ensure follow-up is done to minimize future exposure and proper records/documents are maintained.
  • Conduct, coordinate and track various training to support company programs
  • Conduct routine safety observations to ensure compliance with regulatory agencies, company environmental, health, and safety policies, procedures and practices
  • Maintain internal and regulatory reporting including data collection and reporting including but not limited to air, storm water and surface water discharge
  • Ensure the company meets all ifs legislative compliance obligations with OSHA, KY/OSHA, EPA and fire codes
  • Maintain compliance with permits, government regulations and other industry practices
  • Keep abreast of any safety and environmental law
  • Ability to take necessary steps to ensure a safe work environment for all employees
  • Participate in manufacturing meetings to discuss workplace safety and regulatory concerns and opportunities
  • Communication with General Managers with matters relating to environmental, health and safety
  • Oversight of the Worker's Compensation program
  • Special projects as required
Additional Functions:
  • Actively role model all company environmental, health and safety standards
  • Establish and maintain effective relationships with Managers, Supervisors and other employees
Job Dimensions:
  • Proficient PC skills including Microsoft Office applications, ADP and other web-based software
  • Ability to be on call or work off hours as needed
  • Demonstrates ability to work independently with attention to detail and organizational abilities
  • Superior analytical/problem solving, written and verbal communications
  • Ability to use statistics to analyze trends and understand data
  • Functional/Technical knowledge
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree 
  • 5-10 years experience in an automotive manufacturing environment with responsibility for Environmental Health and Safety
  • OSHA 30 hour general industry course
  • ISO 14001 Lead Auditor Certification