Environ & Safety Leader

  • Company: Owens Corning
  • Location: Delmar, New York
  • Posted: February 01, 2017
  • Reference ID: 3915001
Location: Delmar, New York - United States
Job Title: Environmental, Health & Safety Leader (EHS)
The Delmar Environment, Health, and Safety Leader must maintain a leadership presence on the plant floor, influence employees, and engage them in all aspects of safety and environmental processes. This position leads the development, implementation, and evaluation of critical safety and environmental process, programs, and procedures in order to achieve a zero-injury and NOV environment. The successful candidate provides leadership and applies technical abilities to engage employees at all levels of the organization in order to sustain world-class safety and environmental processes.
Reports to: This position reports directly to the Plant Leader and has functional reporting to the Division EHS Network. This position serves as a member of the plant Leadership Team.
Span of Control: The Delmar Environmental Leader and the Delmar Safety Leader salaried positions report to this position. Additionally, the Safety and Environmental hourly position reports to the EHS Leader. The Delmar Plant has approximately 300 employees.
Live the Safety Stand; adhere to the safety and environmental responsibilities
  • Transform plant safety and environmental performance to world-class levels that align with division and Owens Corning corporate goals
  • Build and foster a safety culture among all plant employees
  • Reduce the plant's environmental foot print in the community
    Develop skills and grow capabilities in the plant
  • Coach, mentor, and re-direct personnel in the plant in order to develop Extraordinary Leaders
  • Assess effectiveness of plant leadership from a safety perspective and provide developmental guidance as required
  • Develop and implement training programs in a coordinated effort with appropriate plant personnel
  • Continually reinforce the Company's stand on safety
  • Recognize employee accomplishments and contributions
    Oversee compliance with governmental regulations and corporate programs
  • Ensure regulatory compliance of all environmental permits and processes
  • Create, maintain, and oversee the compliance calendar for all regulatory requirements
  • Effectively address enforcement actions from local, state or federal agencies
  • Provide expert technical support in identifying, and resolving, critical regulatory issues.
  • Ensure adherence to corporate policies and programs
  • Maintain the corporate management systems
  • Address deficiencies in internal EHS audits
  • Bachelors degree in any field related to EH&S, such as industrial hygiene, engineering, science or equivalent
  • Six to Eight years of progressive manufacturing safety experience
  • Professional certification preferred (CSP)
  • Experience in union environment preferred
  • Strong working knowledge of environmental, health, and safety compliance law and industrial hygiene
  • Ability to identify hazards, critical process, and system needs and implement appropriate action plans
  • Ability to establish agreement and consensus with management
  • Ability to effectively engage employees (union and non-union) is critical
  • Ability to initiate and lead cross-functional teams and management / union committees to achieve objectives
  • Adept at developing and delivering safety training
  • Skillful in driving and managing change
  • Ability to integrate resources across the organization
About Owens Corning
Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) develops, manufactures and markets insulation, roofing, and fiberglass composites. Global in scope and human in scale, the company's market-leading businesses use their deep expertise in materials, manufacturing and building science to develop products and systems that save energy and improve comfort in commercial and residential buildings. Through its glass reinforcements business, the company makes thousands of products lighter, stronger and more durable. Ultimately, Owens Corning people and products make the world a better place. Based in Toledo, Ohio, Owens Corning posted 2015 sales of $5.4 billion and employs about 16,000 people in 25 countries. It has been a Fortune 500® company for 62 consecutive years. For more information, please visit www.owenscorning.com .A career at Owens Corning offers the ability to enhance your expertise and achieve your personal and professional aspirations. Through it all, we'll empower you with an environment that encourages open communication and big ideas, competitive pay for your performance, comprehensive benefits, and more opportunities to make your impact.
Must be eligible to work in the U.S. on a permanent basis.
Owens Corning is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.

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