EHS Specialist – Manufacturing – ISO 14001 and 45001

Job description:

Our world class Tier I Automotive supplier client has an immediate need to fill a position of Environmental, Health and Safety Specialist position at their plant located about 20 miles east of Asheville, NC. The candidate must have experience in the area of ISO 14001/45001 .

A partial list of job duties/responsibilities include the following:

  • Administers the comprehensive environmental, safety and health program in a 3-shift, unionized manufacturing facility to include: Bloodborne Pathogens, 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
  • Coordinates and manages the Joint H&S Committee
  • Interfaces with government authorities, customers, vendors, and corporate management
  • Serves as the ISO-14001 and 45001 Champion; develops and maintains procedures, graphs, and documents necessary to meet ISO14001/45001 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
  • 5 -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, union 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 : $ 65000

Salary Max : $ 90000

Currency Type : USD