Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Engineer - Safety Focus (Decatur, AL)

Employer
3M Group
Location
Decatur, Arkansas, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 28, 2021
Closes
Aug 02, 2021
Ref
2345019046
Discipline
Other
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Engineer - Safety Focus* (Decatur, AL)

Job Description:

Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Engineer - Safety Focus* (Decatur, AL)

Collaborate with Innovative 3Mers Around the World

Choosing where to start and grow your career has a major impact on your professional and personal life, so it's equally important you know that the company that you choose to work at, and its leaders, will support and guide you. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies and products, 3M is a place where you can collaborate with 96,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.

"At 3M, we want to make sure that everyone, from all walks of life, know they can share their opinions, they're heard, and change is made based on their input." - Ann Anaya, chief diversity officer at 3M"

This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.

The Impact You'll Make in this Role
  • Providing support for the EHS program at the Decatur site
  • Providing consulting services; developing and implementing safety programs; analyze data, and report trends and results to management
  • Participation in the site Emergency Response Team, including coordinating and attending training, inspections and responding to incidents
  • Involvement in various site wide EHS initiatives and projects designed to increase efficiency and effectiveness of the site's EHS programs

For additional information, please visit: https://www.3m.com/3M/en_US/plant-locations-us/decatur/

As an EHS Engineer- Safety Focus, you will have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most innovative and diverse people around the world. Here, you will make an impact by:
  • Applying scientific, engineering principles and behavioral based systems to drive EHS risk reduction efforts and compliance with OSHA regulations and 3M policies
  • Actively supporting EHS Cultural Excellence through personal responsibility for safety, health, and environment, promoting a culture to address incidents, near-misses and potential hazards
  • Investigating workplace incidents and completing root cause analyses to determine appropriate corrective actions and conducting assessments of high hazard processes in order to reduce risk
  • Analyze data, self-assessments, reports, and trends to identify opportunities to improve EHS and Regulatory performance and assist in developing strategies for future improvements
  • Implementing on-going Safety and Emergency Response objectives and initiatives at the plant, including EHS-support contractor management
  • Developing and delivering health and safety policies, procedures, and training
  • Assist in IH assessments including noise monitoring, PPE assessments, air monitoring, SDS management and ventilation surveys
  • Maintain a presence in the field to influence positive behaviors to prevent

For additional information, please visit: https://www.3m.com/3M/en_US/plant-locations-us/decatur/

Your Skills and Expertise

To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in an engineering or science discipline (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution
  • Three (3) years EHS experience in a manufacturing/production environment (private, public, government or military)

Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
  • Master's degree with emphasis in Industrial Hygiene, Safety, Fire Protection or related EHS field from an accredited institution
  • Professional certification(s) such as: Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) and/or Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or willingness to obtain
  • Experience working in a chemical manufacturing environment
  • Experience or ability to develop understanding of, 3M standards and requirements
  • Self-directed, detail oriented, good interpersonal, communication, prioritization and organizational skills

Travel: May include up to 10% domestic

Relocation Assistance: Is authorized

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).

Responsibilities of this position may include direct and/or indirect physical or logical access to information, systems, technologies subjected to the regulations/compliance with U.S. Export Control Laws.

U.S. Export Control laws and U.S. Government Department of Defense contracts and sub-contracts impose certain restrictions on companies and their ability to share export-controlled and other technology and services with certain "non-U.S. persons" (persons who are not U.S. citizens or nationals, lawful permanent residents of the U.S., refugees, "Temporary Residents" (granted Amnesty or Special Agricultural Worker provisions), or persons granted asylum (but excluding persons in nonimmigrant status such as H-1B, L-1, F-1, etc.) or non-U.S. citizens.

To comply with these laws, and in conjunction with the review of candidates for those positions within 3M that may present access to export controlled technical data, 3M must assess employees' U.S. person status, as well as citizenship(s).

The questions asked in this application are intended to assess this and will be used for evaluation purposes only. Failure to provide the necessary information in this regard will result in our inability to consider you further for this particular position. The decision whether or not to file or pursue an export license application is at 3M Company's sole election.

Supporting Your Well-being

3M offers many programs to help you live your best life - both physically and financially. To ensure competitive pay and benefits, 3M regularly benchmarks with other companies that are comparable in size and scope.

Resources for You

For more details on what happens before, during and after the interview process, check out the Insights for Candidates page at 3M.com/careers.
Learn more about 3M's creative solutions to the world's problems at www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M.Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties.Pay & Benefits Overview: https://www.3m.com/3M/en_US/careers-us/working-at-3m/benefits/ 3M is an equal opportunity employer. 3M will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.
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