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Specialist, EHS - Environmental Health and Safety

Company: Disability Solutions
Location: Denton
Posted on: September 20, 2023

Job Description:

A leader in technology and innovation, Southwire Company, LLC is one of North America's largest wire and cable producers. Southwire and its subsidiaries manufacture building wire and cable, metal-clad cable, portable and electronic cord products, OEM wire products and engineered products. In addition, Southwire supplies assembled products, contractor equipment, hand tools and jobsite power and lighting solutions. We are proud to offer competitive compensation, employee benefits, tuition reimbursement and unlimited growth opportunities. Our more than seven decades of progressive growth can be attributed to our commitment to delivering quality and service to our customers, exercising environmental stewardship, enhancing the well-being of our employees and giving back to the communities in which we work and live. How will you power what's possible?Southwire Job DescriptionSouthwire Job Description Position Summary The Environmental Health and Safety Specialist is responsible for environmental, health and safety compliance, training and program management for the Southwire Denton Plant. Provides regulatory expertise to ensure regulatory requirements applicable to the facility are known. Plans, organizes, and implements environmental, health and safety activities at the facility and assists in monitoring all facility activities to ensure that regulatory and company requirements are met. Duties and Responsibilities: --- Implement and maintain programs/processes to ensure compliance with all Southwire EHS program expectations and applicable federal, state and local regulatory requirements. --- Support investigation of all incidents and drive root cause corrective action. --- Implement and maintain processes that identify risk and evaluate/control hazards in the workplace. --- Conduct and track EHS training to staff in relation to environmental, health and safety policies, practices, and procedures. --- Lead Plant Safety Team to contribute to the overall health and safety of facility through engagement activities and projects. --- Support all mandatory air, water and waste compliance assurance-monitoring and reporting at the facility. --- Maintain appropriate chemical inventory record systems to satisfy regulatory requirements. --- Maintain accurate daily, weekly, and monthly metrics to report to onsite management teams and corporate-based reporting systems. --- Complete, document, and submit required EHS reports and recordkeeping information. --- Perform other duties as assigned in support of Southwire EHS goals. Qualifications and Experience --- Bachelor's Degree in engineering or Science discipline or other program applicable to the health, safety and environmental fields, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Professional certification(s) desired. --- Minimum 3 years experience supporting environmental, health, and safety in an industrial setting. --- Working knowledge of safety and environmental management processes (VPP/ISO) and various safety and environmental regulations or standards (OSHA, NFPA, ANSI, NEC, EPA, TCEQ, etc.) --- Excellent verbal and written communication skills along with exceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to influence people and drive change. --- Works well both independently and in a group environment. --- Ability to work non-traditional hours or shifts when needed.#HotJobCompetenciesNimble LearningCustomer FocusPlans and AlignsCollaboratesBalances StakeholdersAction OrientedBenefits We Offer:

  • 401k with Matching & Pension Plan (Eligible for Pension after 1,000 Hours Worked)
  • Family and Individual Insurance Packages (Health, Life, Dental, and Vision)
  • Paid Time Off & Paid Holidays
  • Long & Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurance Plans
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement Programs
  • Advancement & Professional Growth opportunities
  • Parental Leave
  • & More Southwire is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.Nearest Major Market: Denton Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

Keywords: Disability Solutions, Denton , Specialist, EHS - Environmental Health and Safety, Healthcare , Denton, Texas

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