Health, Safety & Environment Manager – Fixed T

Lebanon, KY
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ApplyJob Description :

Title: Safety and Environmental Manager (Contract)

*Expected duration of 12 months


Temporary Assignment at the Lebanon KY Distillery and Shelbyville KY Distiller:  Drive the ZERO Harm strategy, during commissioning, construction and operational activities. Responsible for overall site compliance.

Purpose of Role:    

This position is responsible for planning, implementing and maintaining numerous environmental, health, and safety programs to ensure the highest level of compliance across the employee base. Lead environmental, health and safety regulations and provides technical support and guidance to Area Managers to ensure compliance with internal standards as well as Federal, State and Local regulations.

Key Outputs:  

  • Provide direction and make decisions regarding all site safety and environmental activities.
  • Work together with GM site safety team to identify and mitigate site risks
  • Serve as a liaison for regulatory agencies.
  • Supervise & report Governance KPIs (Environmental, Risk, and Health)
  • Conduct plant safety, health and environmental inspections and on the job coaching with operations team members.
  • Conduct site construction safety inspections
  • Ensure full compliance and adherence to site environmental permits.
  • Support with preparing required environmental permit applications and renewals and routine agency reports, e.g. air, wastewater, SPCC, spill reporting, etc.
  • Training program delivery, and implementation. Includes new hire safety training as well as annual refresher trainings for all employees on a variety of safety and environmental topics.
  • Maintain contractor safety program including the qualification process, orientation, and safety compliance.
  • Provide guidance and leadership to the site to enhance employee safety engagement.
  • Maintain OSHA logs.
  • Support and drive the Behavior Based Safety Program for the site.
  • Conduct risk assessments and make recommendations to site leadership on risk reduction and control strategies.
  • Conduct root cause analysis for incidents, accidents and near misses.  Provide corrective actions and lessons learned at the site and corporate at the level.
  • Lead and ensure adherence to internal audit program schedule.
  • Roll out/embed key safety and environmental programs including Zero Harm, SFIP, NFPA, OSHA DISCUS throughout site processes and infrastructure. 
  • Implement continuous improvement programs as it relates to health, safety and the environment.

Qualifications and Experience Required:    

  • 5+ years related experience in a relevant production environment.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in EHS or related field
  • CSP preferred
  • Ability to lead all aspects of EHS management systems with in production and construction environment, including identification, assessment, control, crisis management and business recovery plan.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal direction
  • Strong planning, organizational and follow-up skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of applicable laws, regulations, nationally recognized standards and guidelines related to specialized environmental health and safety functions as required.

Worker Type :

Fixed Term Contract (Fixed Term) 

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