Apple & Associates, Inc.
80,000 - $90,000
This is an outstanding opportunity for an EHS Professional to bolster their experience with a rapidly growing organization in the Food Industry. The EHS Manager at this site will have an opportunity to truly build at the ground-level and work towards continuous improvement efforts. If you're looking for an opportunity to make an impact, in addition to gaining invaluable EHS Management experience with an industry leader, this position is for you! Candidates local to the Atlanta, GA area are strongly encouraged to apply.
Scope of Work:
The EHS Manager serves an integral member of the Plant Management team by providing strategic direction, leading and supporting operations efforts. This role will identify, eliminate and reduce exposures to create a safe and accident-free work environment. Additionally, the EH&S Manager acts as a change agent to accelerate best practice sharing within the facility by serving as the site primary regulatory agency liaison.
Developing a proactive, local EHS strategy that drives the plant to become sustainable, healthy and safe is a key goal of this position.
Develop/implement site specific policies and compliance programs.
Increase awareness among team members with regards to safe and compliant work.
Assures the plants injury prevention plans are created and executed.
Analyze incident data to identify trends and incident types that can be prevented.
Conduct safety inspections, document findings, and implement corrective action; maintain all site documentation.
Responsible for hazardous waste control and disposal activities
Coordinate Environmental Duties to include permitting, auditing, reports and training.
Monitor and support security-related events.
Participate and manage local risk/claims management program
Qualifications and Requirements:
B.S. Degree in EHS or related field.
3+ years of progressive experience in EHS management within a manufacturing facility. Food & Beverage experience is a plus but not required.
Demonstrated success; influencing for results, engaging employees in compliance as a foundation for moving the culture of compliance forward
Strong knowledge of OSHA, hazard communications, accident investigation and safety training methods.
Understanding of industry best practice regarding safety and environmental approaches with PSM & RMP safety practices.
Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
At Apple & Associates, we understand that relationships are what make us stand apart. Whether you are a client or a candidate, you are an extension of the Apple & Associates’ family. Many of our recruiters have been with the company since its earliest days. They take great pride in the relationships they build; always emphasizing high standards, ethics and quality service. Our President, Debi Apple started her recruiting career in Aiken, South Carolina. She quickly became a top producer and leading authority in recruiting for the medical device, pharmaceutical and consumer product industries. Her passion and drive led her to open Apple & Associates in 1993. Under her leadership, Apple & Associates has grown to be one of the leading recruiting firms in these industries. Our company is proud to represent two of the largest medical device and pharmaceutical companies in the U.S., Covidien (formerly known as Tyco Healthcare) and our first and longtime client, Becton Dickinson. Now headquartered in Chapin, South Carolina, Apple & Associates has offices from coast to coast, offering regional recruiting expertise throughout the U.S. and Latin America. Our searches and permanent placements represent all levels, from CEO to staff level positions.