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Georgia-Pacific is seeking an Environmental Health and Safety Manger to provide leadership and presence at our Aurora, IL facility. Reporting to the Director of Operations, the EH&S Manager provides leadership and strategic direction by building a partnership with front-line leadership and collaborating with business partners to develop and mentor the production team relating to EH&S.
In this role, EH&S Managers ensure systems to effectively address facility EH&S risk profiles. The role balances Safety and Environmental with a 70% focus on safety and a 30% focus on environmental aspects and accountability. Georgia-Pacific is one of the nation’s leading corrugated box manufacturers. To learn more about our Corrugated Division, visit http://www.gppackaging.com/Corrugated.
A Day In The Life Typically Includes:
* Providing leadership and direction to achieve the EH&S vision through management commitment and employee ownership. * Developing and aligning facility EH&S programs and strategies according to the business/enterprise EH&S plan * Facilitating EH&S ownership by the line organization. * Ensuring the EH&S vision is developed and integrated in facilities * Fostering an environment where employees understand and exercise their decision rights regarding EH&S * Ensuring incentive metrics are performance based * Facilitating EH&S ownership by the line organization through integration of the EH&S Management System * Ensuring EH&S system elements are integrated into the line organization’s responsibilities and expectations * Leading the development of risk assessment methods/systems for anticipating, identifying, and evaluating hazards * Increasing critical hazard awareness thereby reducing the likelihood of at-risk behaviors * Ensuring an effective change management process is in place * Partnering with facility leadership to develop short and long-term EH&S objectives, targets, strategies, and measures that prioritize and mitigate risks * Ensuring the development, improvement, and implementation of training systems to meet facility needs utilizing qualified instructors * Conducting routine management reviews and adjusting plans as necessary. * Utilizing development plans to grow the teams’ EH&S skills and knowledge * Fostering an EHS environment of collaboration and active participation with all employees
What You Will Need:
* Bachelor’s degree or higher in Safety, Environmental, related field, and/or five (5) or more years’ equivalent EH&S experience * Willing and able to travel to support corporate initiatives * 3 years of EHS experience in a manufacturing or industrial setting
What Will Put You Ahead?
* Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or demonstrated progress to attain CSP * Previous leadership experience * Professional Engineer experience * 5+ years EH&S experience in a manufacturing operation * Experience in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?
Salary and benefits commensurate with experience. We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.
This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf
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Georgia-Pacific has an exciting new way of thinking and working -- and we are looking for individuals dedicated to our philosophy of securing a bright future for themselves and Georgia-Pacific. As a world leader in Consumer, Paper, Packaging and Building Products, we offer the stability of an 80-year old company and the creative energy of a brand new one!