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Senior Environmental Health and Safety Manager

Franklin, MA 02038

Posted: 06/20/2024 Employment Type: Direct Hire/Perm Job Category: Other Job Number: 614724 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

Job Description

Our client is looking for a Senior Environmental Health and Safety manager, you will provide leadership and coaching to promote a Zero Harm Safety culture to create a workplace free of recognized hazards, promote safe work behaviors, and foster a lean safety across the company. They are a leading global provider of reusable and single-use thermal packaging solutions for the shipment of temperature-sensitive material, principally serving the pharmaceutical, biotech, health care and medical device industries. With more than 50 years of experience in ensuring product safety in transit, our client has built a reputation as the industry's most innovative and reliable provider to the largest global life sciences companies and has had a history of vigorous growth.

Must Haves
  • Must be a self-starter, don’t want to hold someone’s hand
  • Confident
  • Come from heavily regulated industry (manufacturing, food, life sciences, etc)
Essential Functional Area of Responsibilities:
  • Work directly with Operations, Human Resources, Quality, and other functional areas to develop the EHS strategy for a growing and global organization.
  • Plan, develop, and implement effective safety training for new employee orientation and annual required training.
  • Assist in conducting training for employees and contractors regarding applicable EHS programs and procedures.
  • Identify and evaluate hazardous conditions and practices in the workplace through process safety reviews (PSR) and job safety analysis (JSA).
  • Conduct EHS audits, create reports, and collaborate with cross functional leaders to drive closure of audit findings.
  • Oversee EHS incident investigations and root cause, corrective action activities.
  • Maintain knowledge of new regulations and standards as they are introduced and/or change within industry.
  • Track, report, and communicate progress regarding EHS initiatives.
  • Perform risk assessment of all incoming new materials, develop SDSs for CCT products and manage/maintain the on-line SDS platform.
  • Manage and coordinate all hazardous/non-hazardous waste disposal programs.
  • Coordinate all regulatory reporting (EPA, DEP, etc.) for CCT.
  • Define resource requirements to support EHS strategy.
  • Complete ESG surveys.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
    • Liaise with external health & safety consultants, clients and State and Federal agencies.
    • Any other reasonable duties which may be required by the Health and Safety Director.
Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field with 7-10 years of EHS experience.
  • Associate degree with minimum 12 years direct EHS experience.
  • Working knowledge of and proven experience in OSHA and EPA compliance in a manufacturing setting.
  • Working knowledge of Quality Management System standards (i.e., ISO 9001:2015, AS9100, IATF 16949).
  • Proven experience as an “influence” leader.
  • Proven EHS auditing experience.
  • Motivated self-started with ability to manage multiple projects with minimal supervision.
  • Skilled problem solver, specifically related to EHS issues and 3rdparty audit findings.
  • Ability to multitask and collaborate with associates at all levels of the organization (up, down and across the organization).
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to be physically active (lifting, standing, bending, reaching, etc.) and ability to lift to 50 lbs. occasionally and less weight frequently.
  • Ability to travel domestically – 20-30%; International travel may be required.
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