Environmental, Health, and Safety Manager in Saint Charles, MO at ITW

Date Posted: 10/26/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

SUMMARY:

This is a key position within the ITW Marking & Coding division which will manage and coordinate the division’s health, environmental and safety functions in accordance with corporate policies and procedures to meet company’s business requirements. The Health and Safety Manager will work with all departments across the division to ensure all health, safety and environmental requirements and needs are being met.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Coordinates, plans and performs duties in the improvement, control and compliance of environmental, health and safety programs.
  • Implements and administers established environmental, health and safety policies, procedures, and practices to meet requirements supporting short and long-term business needs.
  • Ensures connection between environmental, health and safety functions and supervises their joint work to assure compliance with organization and government environmental, health and safety standards.
  • Reviews new products, equipment, and processes for potential hazards and recommends modifications before introduction.
  • Collaborates with employees and managers to identify and correct potential environmental, safety and health hazards.
  • Conducts safety trainings and maintains those records for the division.
  • Conducts safety audits at all locations across the division.
  • Participate in safety and environmental violation investigations.
  • Inspect and monitor safety and environmental programs in order to evaluate operational effectiveness and ensure compliance with environmental regulations.
  • Obtain, update, and maintain plans, permits, and standard operating procedures.
  • Point person for all regulatory board inquiries including site audits and visits.
  •  Maintains focus on continuous improvement by applying 80/20, PLS, and USa principles/techniques and makes process improvement recommendations to management.

Job Requirements

Education:  Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, or Environmental Engineering or a related field

Experience/Skills:

  • 5+ years related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Proficient in OSHA, CTDEP, DOT, IATA, and ISO 9000/2000 standards, and pertinent state regulations.
  • Knowledgeable in Electricity, electronics, mechanical and pneumatic systems
  • Strong knowledge of environmental rules and regulations including NFPA, EPA, and IMDG standards.
  • Knowledgeable in the use of chemicals and their interactions, danger signs and disposal methods.
  • Industrial Hygiene training
  • Organizational, teamwork, problem solving and management/leadership skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills are required. 
  • Proficient in the knowledge and use of MS Office
      
     
    ITW Specialty Products
    ITW’s Specialty Products segment is composed of diverse businesses whose differentiated and proprietary technology meets the needs of large customers with specific solution requirements. Specialty Products businesses include consumer packaging solutions like zippers on resealable bags and multi-packaging carriers (six-pack rings), software, and equipment for warehouse automation, single-use products for the medical industry, aircraft ground support equipment, and coating and metalizing businesses for the branding and security markets. These diverse businesses all operate in global, high-value, niche markets where ITW expertise and technology provide value-added, differentiated solutions for customers.

As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, ITW Marking & Coding does not discriminate in hiring or in the terms and conditions of employment because of an individual's race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, arrest record, citizenship or other categories protected by federal, state or local laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disability