ICP Group Environmental Health and Safety Manager in Itasca, Illinois
RESPONSIBILITIES & EXPECTATIONS
The EH&S Manager will have regional oversight and lead the development and implementation of EH&S management systems for ICP Industrial and ICP Building Solutions Group (BSG) Facilities. Specifically, the EH&S manager will lead initiatives in process safety management, occupational safety, employee health, industrial hygiene, behavioral based safety and environmental compliance. The position will serve as a member of the industrial division?s leadership team and liaise with sites in the UK and The Netherlands. The EH&S Manager will work horizontally across the organization to ensure all products and manufacturing activities comply with internal ICP EH&S Standards and applicable regulatory requirements such as OSHA PSM, EPA RMP, Toxic Substance Control Act [TSCA], OSHA, EPA, FIFRA, etc. This position reports to the ICP Group VP of EH&S and will work closely with ICP Industrial and ICP BSG Leadership.
Responsibilities & Expectations:
Lead relentless EH&S improvement efforts across regional facilities through coaching, coalition building and engagement in the EH&S process.
Change agent. Champion efforts to proactively address EH&S related issues through safety observations, near miss reporting, hazard identification reporting and facility inspections.
Focused efforts in driving housekeeping (5S), hazard recognition, risk assessment and compliance improvements.
Partners with site managers, stakeholders (employees, vendors, contractors, etc.) and the VP of EH&S to ensure EH&S policies, procedures and initiatives provide safe and efficient work environments.
Ensure that all EH&S management systems and guidelines remain up-to-date and complaint. Responsible for monitoring and updating programs as appropriate.
Maintain EH&S compliance and timely reporting (e.g. permits, licenses, and maintaining appropriate records) for federal, state and local laws and applicable agency regulations.
Develop, schedule, execute and track employee EH&S training, including but not limited to New Employee Orientation, temporary employee onboarding Lock Out, Tag Out, Emergency Response, Confined Space Entry, PPE, etc.
Responsible for administering the Safety Investigation Program ? documenting and leading all accident/incident investigations, injuries/complaints concerning hazards in the work place; Ensure that root causes of near misses and incidents are identified.
Participate as a team player and willing to assume additional tasks/responsibilities as assigned.
B.S. in Safety, Health, Environment or related field preferred
5-10 years EH&S experience in chemical manufacturing or R&D environment
Exceptional interpersonal skills (written and oral communication, people management and influencing) with both internal and external stakeholders
Experience in writing and executing training programs
Professional certification as a Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM), Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) or equivalent environmental certification preferred
Must be able to multi-task effectively, close the loop, and follow specific instruction (work instructions, procedures, etc.)
Ability to remain calm/collected and assume a leadership role in emergency and/or hazardous situations.
Excellent organizational/administration skills; high attention to detail and accuracy
Ability to exhibit the highest degree of professionalism, good judgment and positive attitude
Demonstrated success in a team environment in achieving high performance and goal objectives
MS Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook software proficiency
Aptitude to use other databases and computer systems and software as needed
Bilingual (Spanish) is a plus
The EH&S Manager will be required to travel up to 50% of the time.
The potential for foreign travel exists (Canada, Mexico, UK, The Netherlands) so a valid passport is required.