As a Safety, Health & Environment (SH&E) Manager the mission of your role is to drive, coordinate and prioritize site SH&E process and projects, to guide and advise the Plant Manager and Site Leadership Team in the delivery of all Safety, Occupational Health, and Environment results.
To ensure the site is always in compliance with applicable legal and regulatory requirements, Ecolab and Nalco policies and standards.
To ensure robust, clear and well understood SH&E processes and procedures are in place to meet regulatory, Ecolab and Nalco, and other best practice SH&E standards are in place as are appropriate to the plant
To ensure through competent risk assessment processes that prioritized plans are developed and actions taken to improve site SH&E performance
To maintain SH&E in the forefront of daily activities, and lead by example at every given opportunity
To be the key point of contact for all the SH&E issues, acting as the competent person’ to advise site management on matters concerning SH&E, and be a visible role model for safe behaviors and practices
Ensure compliance with all current legislation applicable on SH&E matters, ensuring the safety of all jobs and associates
Coordinate the SH&E Training Plan, propose new training actions and implement the plan according to the needs of each Department.
Delivering training programs, by providing coaching, guidance and advice to other functions concerning SH&E and ensuring competency and compliance with regulations.
Development of tracking and compliance SH&E indicators such as KPI, investigation of accidents or incidents, results of regulatory inspections and compliance audits.
Representing the plant in SH&E compliance audits conducted by third parties; communicating trends in audit findings, corrective actions and observed best practice.
Participate in the implementation process of ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 22301 and OSHAS 18001 in their area of action as well as compliance with the established objectives
Identify direct, indirect and potential environmental aspects, carry out their evaluation and assess the significance of these environmental aspects
Coordinate all the activities related with contractors, suppliers, authorized personnel and inspections, in compliance with all the necessary Ecolab documentations and legislation applicable
Developing and implementing systems and processes to reduce hazardous waste generation and increase recycling.
Ensuring that onsite’ emergency plans are current, communicated and aligned with the local authority offsite’ plan.
Lead Programs to actively reduce environmental impact of site operations including waste, effluent, emissions, carbon and energy consumption
Bachelor’s degree level in Safety, Environmental or Chemical Engineering or in another related field.
Fluent level of English and Spanish
Certificate in ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001
3 years of practical experience and / or well-developed understanding of SH&E practices, standards and general legislation and regulatory requirements with increasing responsibility in a chemical production / manufacturing environment
Knowledge and experience with ISO 9001, ISO 22301
Master’s degree in Safety, Health & Environment
Strong team orientation, self-starter and highly motivated individual
Practical, flexible and involved approach to providing SH&E support and services at all staff levels and locations within the Eastern Hemisphere business unit
Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
At Ecolab, we believe the best teams are diverse and inclusive, and we are on a journey to create a workplace where every associate can grow and achieve their best.
We are committed to fair and equal treatment of associates and applicants. We recruit, hire, promote, transfer and provide opportunities for advancement on the basis of individual qualifications and job performance.
In all matters affecting employment, compensation, benefits, working conditions, and opportunities for advancement, we will not discriminate against any associate or applicant for employment because of race, religion, color, creed, national origin, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expressions, genetic information, marital status, age, disability, or status as a covered veteran.
In addition, we are committed to furthering the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) through Affirmative Action (AA).
Our goal is to fully utilize minority, female, disabled and covered veteran individuals at all levels of the workforce. Ecolab is a place where you can grow your career, own your future and impact what matters.