EHS Manager

Company: QPS Employment Group (Client based in Kossuth County, Iowa)

Direct Hire, permanent role

 

Our client has asked us to assist them in finding their next EHS Manager.  Growing, stable & sought after organization is seeking an EHS Manager to manage, develop and administer safety and environment functions.  This will include Workers Compensation and Safety Training.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct and coordinate training programs in Occupational Health
  • Ensure compliance to EH&S Systems (ISO14000)
  • Lead safety team in audits; physical conditions and safe work practices. Practice process improvement & corrective action
  • Participate in CI efforts across the plant
  • Manage workers compensation program internally; work with outside claims administrators and case managers. Ensure best medical attention is given while still managing costs.
  • Develop and implement security programs.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Strong knowledge of Lockout/Tagout; Confined Space; First Aid and CPR; Bloodborne Pathogens; Hazard Communication; Emergency Response; Evacuation; Security
  • A bachelor’s degree in Safety, EHS or related field, plus 10 years of experience as a safety professional
  • 5 years of safety experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge of state and federal laws (OSHA)
  • Meet requirements of 40 CFR 264/265.16 (NR 630.16)
  • Strong organizational skills & excellent presentation skills
  • Demonstrated management skills

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