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Environmental, Health and Safety Manager

Description

Georgia-Pacific is seeking an Environmental Health and Safety Manager to provide leadership and presence at our Martinsville, Virginia facility. Reporting to the Director of Operations, the EHS Manager provides leadership and strategic direction by building a partnership with front-line leadership and collaborating with business partners to develop and mentor the production team relating to EHS.

In this role, EHS Managers ensure systems to effectively address facility EHS risk profiles. The role balances Safety and Environmental with a 70% focus on safety and a 30% focus on environmental aspects and accountability.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Providing transformational leadership, direction, and influence to achieve the EHS vision through management commitment and employee ownership 
  • Developing and aligning facility EHS programs and strategies according to the business/enterprise EHS plan
  • Conducting routine EHS reporting
  • Ensuring the EHS vision is developed and integrated in facilities
  • Fostering an environment where employees understand and exercise their decision rights regarding EHS
  • Leading the development of risk assessment methods/systems for anticipating, identifying, and evaluating hazards 
  • Increasing critical hazard awareness thereby reducing the likelihood of at-risk behaviors
  • Ensuring an effective change management process is in place
  • Partnering with facility leadership to develop short and long-term EHS objectives, targets, strategies, and measures that prioritize and mitigate risks 
  • Ensuring the development, improvement, and implementation of training systems to meet plant needs
  • Conducting routine management reviews and adjusting plans as necessary
  • Fostering an EHS environment of collaboration and active participation with all employees
  • Conducting routine management reviews and adjusting plans as necessary
  • Fostering an EHS environment of collaboration and active participation with all employees

The Experience You Will Bring

Requirements:

Bachelor's degree or higher in safety, industrial hygiene, Behavioral Science, engineering related field 

What Will Put You Ahead


Salary and Benefits Commensurate with Experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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