An experienced Environmental, Health and Safety Officer is sought by a leading manufacturing organisation on a permanent basis. The EHS Officer is considered a subject matter expert in multiple core discipline areas, providing technical leadership and developmental guidance to facilities and operational areas with a high safety/environmental impact potential.
Partner with service group leadership in planning, executing, and tracking environmental and safety initiatives.
Mentor and help develop environmental and safety awareness throughout the site and assume a lead role in advancing safety culture.
Ensure facility waste streams are properly managed, stored, and disposed of.
Complete the compliance schedule for the site.
Conduct and coordinate industrial hygiene testing as required.
Conduct hazard assessments and identify appropriate protective equipment.
Assist in preparation and conducting of internal/external audits.
Conduct workplace incident investigations and root cause analysis.
Skills & Experience:
Degree in environmental sciences, occupational safety and health, engineering, or other applicable field plus appropriate continuous training.
Previous experience in a professional position relation to environment, health, and safety is essential.
Demonstrated experience in managing environmental compliance (emphasis on hazardous wastes, process wastewater, and air releases.
Ability to handle complex problems and multiple projects simultaneously.
Advanced problem solving and decision making abilities.
Strong computer and typical office software skills.
Hours & Benefits:
38 hours per week (Mon-Thurs 08:00-17:00, Fri 08:00-13:00); Salary commensurate with relevant skills and experience; Company benefits package.