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Company Name:
Approximate Salary:
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Location:
Mount Olive, Illinois
Country:
United States
Job Categories:
EH&S Manager/Coordinator: Single site
Industry Segments:
General Manufacturing
Experience level:
3-5 years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree
Reference Number:
62193

Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Manager

Georgia-Pacific is seeking an Environmental Health and Safety Manager to provide leadership and presence at our Mount Olive, IL facility. Reporting to the Director of Operations, the EHS Manager provides leadership and strategic direction by building a partnership with front-line leadership and collaborating with business partners to develop and mentor the production team relating to EHS.

In this role, EHS Managers ensure systems to effectively address facility EHS risk profiles. The role balances Safety and Environmental with a 70% focus on safety and a 30% focus on environmental aspects and accountability.

The Mount Olive, IL corrugated facility has been in operation since 1972. The facility produces 6 million square feet of containerboard daily, primarily producing boxes used by our customers for secondary packaging. The Mount Olive Plant is located less than an hour commute from St. Louis, MO and Springfield, IL. To learn more about our Packaging division, visit www.gppackaging.com. 

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:
* Providing proactive leadership and direction to achieve the EHS vision through management commitment and employee ownership 
* Developing and aligning facility EHS programs and strategies according to the business/enterprise EHS plan
* Conducting routine EHS reporting
* Ensuring the EHS vision is developed and integrated in facilities
* Fostering an environment where employees understand and exercise their decision rights regarding EHS
* Ensuring incentive metrics are performance based
* Facilitating EHS ownership by the line organization through integration of the EHS Management System
* Ensuring EHS system elements are integrated into the line organization’s responsibilities and expectations
* Leading the development of risk assessment methods/systems for anticipating, identifying, and evaluating hazards 
* Increasing critical hazard awareness thereby reducing the likelihood of at-risk behaviors
* Ensuring an effective change management process is in place
* Partnering with facility leadership to develop short and long-term EHS objectives, targets, strategies, and measures that prioritize and mitigate risks 
* Ensuring the development, improvement, and implementation of training systems to meet facility needs utilizing qualified instructors 
* Conducting routine management reviews and adjusting plans as necessary 
* Utilizing development plans to grow the teams’ EHS skills and knowledge 
* Fostering an EHS environment of collaboration and active participation with all employees

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:
* One or more of the following:
+ Bachelor’s degree or higher in Safety, Environmental, or EHS related field
+ Five (5) years or more of experience in an Environmental, Health and Safety role in an industrial or manufacturing environment
+ Current or recent graduate from Georgia-Pacific’s ELP, EDP, or intern programs
* Willing and able to occasionally travel to support corporate initiatives
* Proficiency using Microsoft Office software (i.e., Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint)

What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:
* Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or demonstrated progress to attain CSP or other professional safety certifications
* Previous leadership experience
* Professional Engineer experience

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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