Friday , March 1 2024

Environmental Health & Safety Specialist – Jobs at Sherwin Williams

Website Sherwin Williams

Job Description:

Sherwin-Williams is the largest paints and coatings company in the world. With $15.8 billion in sales, more than 4,100 stores, and 140 manufacturing and distribution centers worldwide. Our 60,000 employees across the globe are diverse, innovative and passionate. With a variety of rewarding and challenging opportunities, Sherwin-Williams is a great place to launch and grow a career. Find yours and join us today.

Position Responsibilities This position is accountable for supporting and maintaining the safety & health programs and control measures for the site, as well as coordinating these efforts with various environmental compliance programs, in order to protect all personnel and physical assets.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Participate in appropriate on the job Safety activities for professional development.
  • Promote safe actions among all business associates within the Organization by maintaining a strong shop-floor presence.
  • Coordinate and support the Central Safety Committee and associated ad hoc teams.
  • Maintain OHSA VPP and ISO 9000 accreditation.
  • Maintain incident management systems and processes.
  • Maintain site management of change procedures and documentation.
  • Manage site safety Observation and hazard tracking Systems.
  • Lead integrated risk/loss controls into daily operations with the Organization.
  • Record & analyze accident and incident records and make recommendations regarding corrective actions, emphasizing pro-active intervention.
  • Identify, evaluate, and develop appropriate solutions to control or eliminate risk exposures.
  • Identify, interpret, and implement federal, state, and local safety, health, and environmental regulations and/or standards that pertain to the organization’s operations.
  • Coordinate location safety, occupational health and fire protection improvement projects as directed by EHS Manager.
  • Conduct and document employees training in all EH&S programs required by the site.

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge of OSHA regulations or VPP programs is preferred
  • Basic knowledge of industrial lift operations, respirators, and other major safety standards is preferred
  • Experience using Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point or Access) is preferred
  • Majors in Environmental, Health & Safety or related field preferred
  • Knowledge and understanding of safety concepts, foundations, principles, and techniques of risk control, as applied to an occupational setting
  • Good leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Safety experience in a manufacturing or distribution environment is preferred

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or at least 4 years of work experience
  • 1 year of previous safety experience
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must have the legal right to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status

Job Details:

Company: Sherwin Williams

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Marengo, IL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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