Guardian Glass is a diversified global manufacturing company headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan, with leading positions in float glass, fabricated glass products, fiberglass insulation and other building materials for commercial, residential and automotive markets.
Guardian, its subsidiaries and affiliates employ 17,000 people and operate facilities throughout North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia, Africa and the Middle East.
What You Will Do In Your Role
Lead the health and safety department of the glass distribution business and the glass assembly company together with an external prevention service;
Improve awareness and commitment to safety for remote teams;
Asses any new activity, project or modifications from an EHS point of view, and manage related actions;
Report and investigate accidents : use of investigation tools, root cause analysis and help in identifying corrective actions;
Support in the definition and drafting of work procedures from the point of view of safety;
Organize EH&S trainings as needed to support continuous EH&S improvement. Coaching session for middle managers - improving safety knowledge within the management team;
Program and execute legal compliance program for EHS;
Manage coordination of business activities - management of external contractors, and coordination of own personnel in external works (construction).
Evaluation and supervision of activities;
Lead safety awareness programs to help identify and change unsafe behaviors and conditions;
Participate in the internal audit program - and safety observations;
Interact appropriately with government agencies and with the company's legal resources;
Control and implement new legal requirements related to Health and Safety that are applicable to the activity.
The Experience You Will Bring
Superior Technician in Labour Risk Prevention;
Previous experience in an Environmental, Health and Safety position;
Fluent in English. French is a plus;
Good communications skills to engage with people at all levels of the business;
Autonomous and proactive person;
Excellent organizational skills;
Availability to travel (France, Spain and Portugal).