Environmental Health and Safety Specialist

  • Location
    Hammond, Indiana
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing - Manufacturing / Plant

Are you looking for an exciting career opportunity in the Environmental Health Safety field? Do you have experience in a manufacturing setting? Our Client in Hammond is seeking an Environmental Health & Safety Specialist.
The ideal candidate will be responsible for the following:
Responsibilities and Duties
• Maintain compliance with OSHA Safety and Health Programs
• Drive accident investigation and corrective action follow-up
• Maintain OSHA Accident Logs and related data
• Conduct workplace safety and environmental audits
• Conduct safety training for new employees
• Maintain a record keeping system so that the facility can verify compliance with all applicable regulations.
• Submit required reports to the regulatory agencies on a timely basis
• Assist in the oversight of EHS improvement projects and initiatives
• An active participant in the plant safety culture change process
• Assist with implementation and maintenance of EHS Management Systems
• Assist with employee monitoring and management of Worker Comp cases
Qualifications and Skills
• Our ideal candidate will have 5 to 7 years’ experience with safety programs in an industrial setting.
• A bachelor’s degree in EHS or engineering disciplines
• Strong planning, organizational, problem-solving, communication, and relationship building skills are essential.
• Experience in a foundry or manufacturing environment
• Available for travel – 10%
• CSP – desired but not a requirement
• Familiar with ISO Environmental and Safety Standards desired but not a requirement
• Proficient at MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.
• Ability to work in hot, cold or dusty environment, climb stairs or ladders, lift up to 40 pounds
• Availability 24/7 if needed
Job Type: Full-time
Experience:
• evaluating risks and hazard control measures: 5 years (Required)
• EHS: 5 years (Required)
• Excel: 5 years (Required)
• OSHA Accident log: 5 years (Required)
• ergonomics, hazardous materials management: 3 years (Required)
Education:
• Bachelor's (Preferred)
Job Location:
• Hammond, IN (Required)
License or certification:
• CSP (Preferred)

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