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Environmental Health and Safety Coordinator / Specialist

Zing Professional Recruiting a Peoplelink Group Company Downers Grove, IL

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Great Manufacturing company within the "specialty ingredients" space seeks an Environmental / Occupational Health and Safety Specialist to join the team!! Incumbent will be responsible for monitoring operations to control or eliminate the potential of hazards, safeguarding co-workers by enforcing safety standards in consultation with management, legal regulations, training programs, and responding to specific concerns or threats, ensure that all employees have the knowledge, skills, and equipment necessary to complete their work safely.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Develop, train and maintain an exceptional working knowledge of safety standards for the workplace/equipment
  • Conduct regular audits of facilities to evaluate infrastructure, equipment, operational techniques/procedures, recordkeeping, and acceptable behaviors
  • Conduct site reviews, completing audit/reports, review findings and making recommendations to management.
  • Completing job safety analysis on existing and proposed equipment to ensure appropriate safeguards are in place.
  • Identify improvement opportunities in the existing health, safety, and environmental programs.
  • Revise or develop programs to ensure continued compliance with current regulations.
  • Work with area Manager(s) on contractor and vendor safety concerns.
  • Oversee/Participate in all safety committee activities and provide direction to team members that focuses on continuous improvements to training/education.
  • Facilitate development of safety programs that encourages employee participation by means of enhancing safety awareness throughout the company.
  • Record and track leading/lagging indicators associated with our safety metrics.
  • Prepare educational seminars, training material, and webinars on a regular basis.
  • Assist Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) and Sustainability Manager with investigation of onsite incidents.
  • Work with HR and Production to improve new employee on-boarding process for safety. This will include SAE Orientation safety training.

Requirements Include:

  • Proficient in MS Teams and MS Office applications (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, etc.).
  • Minimum of 5 years of work experience in safety in a manufacturing environment.
  • Safety related training/degree preferred (ex., OSHA 30-Hour Industrial)
  • Must have good communication and critical thinking skills:

Company offers a full benefits package AND a great team to work with!

Company Description
Zing Professional Recruiting is a nationwide recruiting firm that focuses on knowing the client and knowing you. We serve Fortune 500 and Global clients in a variety of industries across the United States. We get the right people in the right jobs. We are looking for TOP Talent to match with our clients.

Zing Recruiting is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of an individual's race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability or any other proscribed category set forth in federal or state regulations.

Zing Professional Recruiting a Peoplelink Group Company

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Downers Grove, IL


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