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Environment, Health and Safety Manager

Planet Forward
El Dorado, Kansas, US
Closing date
May 30, 2022

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Consultancy/Private Sector
Conservation science
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Full time
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  • Assigned to a specific site or to a group of sites where their time is distributed according to an HSE needs assessment, client expectations and/or as directed by HSE Field Manager.
  • Ensure the daily/routine HSE tasks required by our policies, procedures and clients are being successfully completed.
  • Maintain a positive relationship with all employees, clients, regulatory agencies and industry/professional groups they are involved in.
  • Perform inspections of the jobsite, hazardous materials storage areas, and all work areas for Safety, Health, and Environmental concerns.
  • Shall confirm inspection with written reports on these findings and work with site leadership to correct conditions noted.
  • Developing and implementing SH&E policies and procedures Safety Orientation training for new employees, environmental safety procedures and equipment, training on environmental spill response, and other training as need be
  • Investigation, reporting, and follow-up response efforts for onsite incidents that occur.
  • Knowledgeable on federal, state, and local safety, health, and environmental regulations.
  • Frequently inspect and re-stock materials and equipment needed for safety and site emergency response spill kits. Order safety/environmental supplies as needed.
  • Enforcement of the Health and Safety Plan with all employees and operations.
  • Perform other safety, health, and environmental duties as requested.
  • Perform frequent site safety audits to identify all non-compliance equipment and/or processes Measure sites performance against published requirements in safety policies.
  • For all deficiencies, identify a plan for the site to implement and fix all identified deficiencies
  • Analyze safety metrics and review incident weekly and monthly incident trends to discover trends to justify the allocation of appropriate resources to areas where the safety risk is highest
  • Provide guidance and oversight to ensure compliance to all applicable
  • Company Safety Policies Implement solutions to eliminate exposure to these risks and prevent injury at other sites
  • Audit recordkeeping practices to ensure compliance to corporate safety standards and local regulations
  • Audit the workplace organization and employee behaviors to ensure that training, auditing and scoring methods are accurate and consistent
  • Seek input from Technicians and HSE leaders on safety program improvement opportunities
  • Ensure open communication on status of progress and resolution of these suggestions
  • Ensure site leadership and Technicians are trained and knowledgeable of their responsibilities
  • Audit the quality, delivery (including qualifications of the trainer), and effectiveness of all required safety training.


  • Knowledge of Federal EPA standards, state, and local safety, health, and environmental rules and regulations
  • Knowledge of Federal and State OSHA regulations
  • Possess relevant safety, environmental and ergonomic knowledge and demonstrates this expertise when working with Operations
  • Possess a thorough understanding of local/regional regulations and company policy.
  • Must be able to work comfortably in a variety of desktop settings (Microsoft Office Suite, IBM Lotus Notes, etc.)

Physical: Must be able to lift 40 lbs.
  • Will be required to wear protective or safety equipment
  • Flexible regarding travel and shift work

Other: Have the ability to develop and implement department goals and strategies
  • Be an effective communicator and send clear, concise and consistent messages, both verbally and in writing
  • Possess strong analytical skills with demonstrated problem solving ability
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including comfort interfacing with site leaders, possessing the ability to perform public speaking and training
  • Ability to adapt well to fast-paced environments with changing circumstances, direction, and strategy
  • Demonstrate the ability to build trust and confidence with the Operations Team and influence change through providing comprehensive risk assessments and safety data analysis
  • Must have a valid motor vehicle driver's license and a good driving record.
  • Possess safety experience with mix of exempt and non-exempt employees
  • Must have a valid motor vehicle driver's license and a good driving record.
  • Must have the ability to work well with others.
  • Experience implementing lean principles and process improvement in an operational environment

  • Bachelor's degree in safety, environmental, ergonomics or a related field (Master's degree preferred)
  • Successful completion of a degree from an accredited college or university; or hold a specific HSE certification (CSST, CSSS, CHST or equivalent); or have 5+ years of relevant experience.
  • 3+ years of increasing responsibilities in safety and/or environmental programs in construction, manufacturing, or production operations
  • 3+ years experience managing multiple direct reports
  • Additional training certifications and are expected to facilitate site specific training needs.
  • Certified Safety Professional preferred.
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