EHS Specialist – Manufacturing

Job description:

Our world class Tier I Automotive supplier client has an immediate need to fill a position of Environmental, Health and Safety Specialist at their plant located about 50 miles Southwest of Akron, Ohio. Though the company is looking for more of a seasoned candidate having worked in most the areas described in the job information below, they will consider more of an entry level candidate as well.

Job Description and Responsibilities

Manages and administers Safety, Hazard Communication, Hearing Conservation, Lockout, PPE, Contractor Communication, Hazard Analysis, Respiratory Protection, Safety Device Verification, Manufacturing Readiness, Fall Protection, Confined Space, Powered Industrial Vehicles, and Ergonomics

Develops and delivers training to hourly workforce and management personnel

Ensures compliance with federal, state, and local laws and regulations relating to EHS

Ensures accidents are investigated and documented thoroughly, accurately, and timely; follows-up to ensure corrective actions are implemented

Works with plant leadership personnel to ensure Company goals and objectives are met

Interfaces with government authorities, customers, vendors, and corporate management

Serves as the ISO-14001 Champion; develops and maintains procedures, graphs, and documents necessary to meet ISO14001 standards

Maintains OSHA (300) and 301 forms

Manages Workers Compensation claims, attends hearings when necessary, and maintains workers compensation files

Collects injury and illness data and prepares reports for management

Conducts audits to ensure continuous compliance with regulations

Prepares and submits environmental permits and applications




Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Safety or Occupational Safety Management or equivalent experience

2 -7 years equivalent experience in a manufacturing environment

Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Outlook)

Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment

Good interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills

Working knowledge of the IATF16949/ISO14001& 45001 standards

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

This position is a hot position the client needs to fill asap.

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : $ 55000

Salary Max : $ 75000

Currency Type : USD