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Environmental Health and Safety Manager

New Brunswick, New Jersey, US
Closing date
Jun 16, 2023

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Academic / Research
Conservation science
Salary Type
Employment Type
Full time
Environmental Health and Safety Manager
New Brunswick, NJ
6 month W2 contract (with potential to extend or transition to perm)
Pay rate: $53-58/hour - Depending on Education and Experience

Some of the Your Responsibilities:
  • Ensures compliance with federal, canton, and local environmental, safety, medical surveillance and sustainability laws, regulations, codes, rules, and consensus guides.
  • Develop and implement new EOHSS programs, policies, and procedures and update and improve existing ones.
  • Manage a wide range of communications and preparation / distribution of EOHSS communications.
  • Develop, create, and manage site platforms, databases, and SharePoint for documentation of procedures, forms, SOPs, investigations, reporting, inspections, action items, communications, and other management system platforms and their outcomes in line with quality and EOHSS requirements.
  • Develop, create, and maintain, and distribute EOHSS reports, and records as assigned.
  • Create and maintain a systemic process to ensure workflow timelines for EOHSS events and action plans are adhered to including mechanisms for EOHSS performance and trend reports.
  • Manage the EOHSS training process for the site. Including collaboratively working with trainers to develop mew and revised training, accurately assigning training based on guidelines, and supporting training records requests. related training for the site.
  • Executes, tracks, and manages POs, Check requests, financial reports, expenses, correspondences, meetings
  • Key contact for internal customers, researchers, facilities, management, and other cross functional groups, building strong relationships by handling EHS inquiries.
  • Participate in and show leadership in an EOHSS culture at the site that partners with operational teams to ensure all are accountable for EOHSS culture and performance, modeling what good looks like.
  • Proactively collaborates at site and above-site levels
  • Participates in EOHSS operational and tier discussions, EOHSS committees and teams; and EOHSS self-assessments, inspections, GEMBAs, and audits.
  • Challenges the status quo and brings new approaches to continually improve the effectiveness of workflows and processes and learn and apply new concepts.
  • Review and ensure accurate and complete resolution of issues as they arise and escalates concerns, resource constraints, needs, with

Skills or Requirements:
  • Proficient with Microsoft Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point)
  • Experience with incidents and/or learning systems database (e.g., Enablon, Success Factors, Compliance Wire, etc.) preferred
  • Previous experience related to the EOHSS federal and canton regulations preferred
  • Ability to take initiative and adapt to frequently changing priorities simultaneously and think creatively, critically, and strategically to solve problems in a complex environment with urgency, agility, and calm.
  • Prioritizes work and thinks independently, analyzes, and solves complex problems with excellent judgment, quality, and detail in an urgent manner.
  • Demonstrated continuous improvement mindset that takes a proactive, solution-oriented approach to identifying issues and developing innovative and effective solutions to improve operations.
  • Strong decision-making capability to guide assigned projects to successful conclusions
  • Experience handling confidential information and sensitive issues in a diplomatic manner to ensure integrity and confidentiality
  • Excellent transparent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a proclivity for partnership and collaboration with peers, all levels of management, cross-functional teams at site and EOHSS above site teams.

B.S. degree environmental, science preferred
Prior EHS Incident and/or Project Coordinator experience required

What's In It For You?
We welcome you to be a part of one of the largest global staffing companies to meet your career aspirations. Yoh's network of client companies has been employing professionals like you for over 65 years in the U.S., UK and Canada. Join Yoh's extensive talent community that will provide you with access to Yoh's vast network of opportunities and gain access to this exclusive opportunity available to you.
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Benefits
  • 401K Retirement Saving Plan
  • Life & Disability Insurance
  • Direct Deposit & weekly ePayroll
  • Employee Discount Programs
  • Referral Bonus Programs

Note: Any pay ranges displayed are estimations. Actual pay is determined by an applicant's experience, technical expertise, and other qualifications as listed in the job description. All qualified applicants are welcome to apply.

Yoh, a Day & Zimmermann company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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