Environmental Health and Safety Coordinator

Perrysburg, Ohio, US
Jul 24, 2021
Jul 28, 2021
Project Management
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Creating Peace of Mind by Pioneering Safety and Security
At Allegion, we help keep the people you know and love safe and secure where they live, work and visit. With more than 30 brands, 11,000+ employees globally and products sold in 130 countries, we specialize in security around the doorway and beyond.
Allegion (NYSE: ALLE) helps keep people safe where they live, work and visit. Allegion is pioneering safety as a provider of security solutions for homes and businesses through 30 global brands. Allegion specializes in security around the doorway and beyond: everything from residential and commercial locks, door closers and exit devices, steel doors and frames, to access control and workforce productivity systems. Allegion is a $2.7 billion business employing more than 11,000 people and offering products in more than 120 countries across the world.
As an advocate for better safety around the world, Allegion comprises thought leaders and visionaries who solve customers' toughest security challenges. We're progressive, collaborative, expert and forthright in all that we do. We're looking for talented people to advance their careers and grow alongside our business. We invite you to connect with us today.
Environmental Health & Safety Coordinator
Position Summary:
The Environmental Health & Safety Coordinator is responsible for driving EHS compliance, best practices and results through continuous improvement processes and drive to World Class EHS performance.
This position is responsible for conducting Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) activities, under the direction and supervision of the Plant Site Leader. The primary focus is to conduct EHS inspections, analyze and maintain EHS record keeping systems, conduct EHS employee site training, and participate in other EHS program activities to ensure employee safety and regulatory compliance.
Position Responsibilities :
- Maintain accurate and complete EHS metrics and establish continuous improvement strategies to ensure short- and long-term goals and Allegion initiatives are met.
- Investigate and analyze all incidents and identify root cause(s), contributing factor(s) and systemic causes. Work with Safety Committees to develop and implement corrective action plans. Evaluate first aid, near misses, recordable accidents, and potential environmental threats to drive on time corrective actions and proactive programs to prevent future incidents.
- Organize Kaizens to detect, reduce or eliminate safety, health and/or environmental hazards through job safety analyses or other approved methods. Determine corrective or preventive measures and follow-up to ensure measures have been implemented and standardized work is implemented.
- Partner closely with internal cross-functional stakeholders at all levels to communicate, secure support, inform the facility of safety compliance risks and gain alignment on priorities. Partner with teams or project coordinators implementing change to ensure EHS risk assessments are conducted and effective controls are included in the change management process.
- Obtain, update, maintain, and audit EHS procedures, plans, permits, and standard operating procedures. Develop and oversee effective emergency preparedness and response programs.
- Develop and oversee processes to ensure compliance of wastewater treatment systems.
- Implement a Health, Safety, and Environmental management system in alignment with ISO14001 and ISO 45001.
- Create employee engagement through Safety Committees and other teams to reduce hazards and create a safer and environmentally friendly work environment.
- Conduct site environmental, health, and safety inspections and communicate the findings, with recommendations
- Develop, coordinate and lead training and awareness programs throughout the organization as defined by regulations, policies, or incident trends. Develop, coordinate, and lead industrial hygiene programs and medical monitoring programs as required by local regulation.
- Ensure timely and accurate submittal of regulatory and internal reports.
- Oversee and support workers compensation program administration, including return to work programs.
- Ensure compliance with Federal, State and Municipal EHS regulations, regulatory permits and Corporate EHS requirements including but not limited to Hazardous Waste, Wastewater, Air, DOT, RCRA, Storm Water, and OSHA. Stays current with pending regulations to ensure future compliance.
- Management of the site's MSDS Online databases for completeness and accuracy.
- Support external and internal auditing processes for other sites.
- Interface with external regulatory bodies to ensure legal / policy compliance and participate in any subsequent communication to stakeholders within the business.
- Ensure business growth by leading risk management and EHS productivity enhancements.
- Implement and enforce effective health, safety and environmental requirements and policies for contractors and visitors.
- Implementing security protocols at assigned location.
- Other duties as assigned.
Experience and Skills Required :
- Bachelor's Degree (or equivalent) in and EHS related field with 1+ years of experience.
- Excellent communication, interpersonal and teambuilding skills.
- Proven ability to work effectively with all levels in a matrix organization.
- Demonstrated ability to handle multiple priorities and use sound judgment.
- Exceptional project management skills.
Preferred Requirements:
- Professional certification or designation preferred (CSP, CIH, CHMM, or CEM)
- Wastewater treatment management experience
- Application knowledge of International Building Code, FM Global, and NFPA standards and regulations is a plus.
- ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 or OHSAS 18001 experience is a plus.
Allegion employees are critical to our shared success. We are committed to helping our employees reach their professional, personal, and financial goals. We offer competitive compensation that aligns with our business strategies and comprehensive benefits to help you live your healthiest. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse culture that engages as well as values the different backgrounds and experiences of our employees, which in turn spurs innovation, generates creative solutions and enhances our customer relations.
Allegion is a Great Place to Grow your Career if:
- You are seeking a rewarding opportunity that allows you to truly help others. With thousands of employees and customers around the world, there's plenty of room to make an impact. As our values state, "this is your business, run with it" (https://www.allegion.com/corp/en/careers/culture.html) .
- You value personal well-being and balance, because we do too!
- You're looking for a company that will invest in your professional development. As we grow, we want you to grow with us.
- You want a culture that promotes work-life balance. Our employees enjoy generous paid time off, because at Allegion we recognize that you have a full life outside of work!
What You'll Get from Us:
- Immediate health, dental and vision insurance coverage, helping you "be safe, be healthy" (https://www.allegion.com/corp/en/careers/culture.html#serve)
- Wellness incentives, such as up to $1000 HSA contributions depending upon participation.
- A commitment to your future with a 401K plan, offering a 6% company match and no vesting period
- Generous vacation and sick time accrued through the year.
- Tuition Reimbursement opportunities
- Employee Discounts through Perks at Work
Employment Type : Full-time, salaried exempt
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Allegion is committed to building and maintaining a diverse and inclusive workplace. Together, we embrace all differences and similarities among colleagues, as well as the differences and similarities within the relationships that we foster with customers, suppliers and the communities where we live and work. Whatever your background, experience, race, color, national origin, religion, age, gender, gender identity, disability status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law, we will make sure that you have every opportunity to impress us in your application and the opportunity to give your best at work, not because we're required to, but because it's the right thing to do. We are also committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If for any reason you cannot apply through our career site and require an accommodation or assistance, please contact our Talent Acquisition Team .
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