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Area EHS Manager

Job ID 1185

  • Swedesboro, NJ, 08085
  • Fulltime
  • 5 - 12 years experience
  • 80000 - 100000 Annual
  • 19/12/2019
  • Security, Law Enforcement
  • 1 of Openings
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Job description

Work under the supervision of the Regional EHS Manager to provide expertise in the Safety, Health, and Environmental areas in an effort to prevent and mitigate employee injuries and illnesses. Assist branch and field management to promote effective safety programs at their assigned branch(es) and job sites within their region. Ensure the Company remains in compliance with governmental regulations such as OSHA, DOT, MSHA, EPA, and NFPA.


Anticipate, identify and evaluate hazardous conditions and practices; Develop hazard control designs, methods, procedures, and programs; Implement, administer and advise others on hazard controls and hazard control programs; and Measure, audit and evaluate the effectiveness of hazard controls and hazard control programs.

Specific duties include but are not limited to the following:
? Employee / Supervisor / Temporary Employee Training: Facilitate, document, and ensure all employees,
supervisors, and temporary employees receive the company’s required safety training. Conduct safety meetings
and training programs for employees.
? Branch, Field and Job Site Inspections & Observations: Perform inspections to identify hazards and control
measures within the workplace. Requires the ability to climb scaffold and enter confined spaces on job sites.
Coach and guide employees and management regarding safety compliance issues and safe product applications.
? Regulatory Compliance: Assist with the administration of Federal, State, and Local laws and regulations such as
? Customer Interface: Participate in safety initiatives, meetings and program as required by the customer. May
provide customer safety training as approved by the Corporate Training Department. Work with job site EHS
personnel to identify and resolve safety issues.
? Incident / Accident Investigation & Reporting: Investigate incidents involving company property, employees, or temporary employees. Prepare documentation to ensure an adequate investigation and preservation of evidence is completed.
? Medical Interface: Coordinate transportation of injured or ill employees to medical facilities. May work with
medical providers and BrandSafway’s Risk Management Department to ensure the procedure requirements of the
return to work program are followed.
? Administrative: Carry out supervisory duties in accordance with safety company policies and collective bargaining agreements. Compile management reports and assist with OSHA recordkeeping requirements. Manage any BrandSafway authorized safety incentive program at their assigned branch and/or job sites. Administer the emergency response procedures for the branch and/or job site locations. Oversee and approve the purchase of branch and/or job site specific safety equipment for employees.


    ? Where applicable, establish working relationship with contractor/customer safety committees.

    (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.)
    ? Strong leadership abilities to inspire and coach employees to accomplish strategic goals.
    ? 5 years experience in the construction industry with an emphasis on the scaffolding segment. Requires experience in presenting training materials in a group setting.
    ? Advance knowledge and understanding of current construction and general industry safety regulations and the ability to analyze and interpret this data for the safety of employees, job sites, and the branch.
    ? Excellent oral, written, and presentation skills to effectively train, motivate, and communicate with employees, supervisors and customers.
    ? Above average computer skills with the ability to proficiently use the Microsoft Office.
    ? Valid driver’s license and good driving history
    ? Satisfactory criminal background check.

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