EHS Coordinator – Salem, IN

Aug 27, 2018

GKN Sinter Metals

Title: HSE Coordinator- Salem
Salary: $55,000-$65,000
Department: HSE
Direct Mgr: HSE Manager
Status: Salary Exempt
SUMMARY:Positions reports to and assists the HSE Manager. This position assists in planning, organizing,monitoring, and overseeing the safety and environmental function of the plant to ensure that an effectiveHSE prevention and compliance program is maintained and that appropriate measures are taken tocomply with federal, state, local and corporate policies and directives. Assists in reviewing andmaintaining records required by federal, state and local laws and corporate policies and proceduresincluding OHSAS 18001 and ISO14001 programs. Assists in setting objectives, planning actions,organizing, and analyzing costs and controls action(s) step. Files records and reports as needed.Participates and supports the HSE committee..
SPECIFIC DUTIES:1. Assists the Environmental and Safety Management Representative for OHSAS 18001 and ISO 14001with all assigned duties as prescribed in the standards.2. Maintains programs within the ISO / OHSAS standards to support HSE and to maintain third partycertification.3. Generates HSE performance and compliance through cooperation with affected departments,personnel, suggestions, complaints, etc. Establishes and implements safety and environmentalguidelines.4. Reviews all accident and incident reports, follows up on reports as required. Recommendscorrective/preventative actions, and initiates action steps, as needed.5. Educates employees and management on safety and environmental policies, procedures andregulatory requirements. Training utilizes posters, storyboards, written materials, videos, electronicmedia, notices, face to face training, and personal contact.6. Functions as a member of the HSE Committee. Attends regular meetings. Establishes procedures toimprove working conditions, reduce accidents and maintain environmental stewardship..7. Performs inspections in all departments throughout the facility. Issues a report to all departments.Departments are advised personally and with memos recapping improvements, and recommendingneeded steps to be taken for corrective/preventative actions.8. Coordinates OSHA and EPA inspections. Completes follow-up reports and action steps forcompliance. Acts as a liaison between the company and OSHA / EPA.9. Addresses areas of Environmental Engineering, i.e. hazardous waste, fumes, dust, solid waste,chemicals, smoke, etc. Generates compliance reports as required by government agencies.Conducts/coordinates various surveys as required to monitor working environment conditions,including noise, light, dust, etc.10. Completes HSE reviews on a wide variety of facility, equipment, and capital projects at to assurecompliance with safety and HSE including new or repaired plant equipment, various manufacturingmachines, plant construction projects, etc.11. Assists with other site HSE projects, program and compliance guidance as required.
DESIRED EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATIONS:• Bachelor of Science degree with knowledge of safety, environmental, and OSHA laws andregulations.• Prefer experience with ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 programs and standards, and completion of aRAB certified Lead Auditor certification in both standards.

There is minimal travel required for position.Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. Candidates must be legally authorized to workin the United States on a permanent basis.