EHS&S in Bethlehem, PA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 6/18/2019

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Job Description

Job #:  981085
SEEKING SAFETY COORDINATOR NEAR ALLENTOWN, PA
POSITION SUMMARY
HEALTH & SAFETY COORDINATOR
 
Sets the direction and drives the execution of an effective safety culture across the Bethlehem PA site in collaboration with the senior leaders of the business and the corporate HSES leaders. This is a sole contributor role that will report directly to the Life Sciences- Health Operations Director but functionally to the Bethlehem Plant Manager.  The successful candidate will be a self-starting leader who enjoys the challenges of daily involvement with production workers and team.
 
DESCRIPTION OF ESSENTIAL DUTIES:
 
  • Plans, directs and manages the safety, health, environmental and security programs to assure compliance with applicable laws and regulations, corporate policies and standards and their consistency with company Health, Safety, Environment and Security policy. Provides direction, sets and executes strategy for continuous improvement in HSES performance and programs.
  • Investigates accidents and promotes safety conscious work performance and training programs, including conducting regular safety training and evaluation of PPE.
  • Develops, collects, and analyzes safety metrics and determines the appropriate programs for improvement.
  • Conducts root cause analysis and recommends and implements actions to drive safety improvements.
  • Conducts assessments to ensure compliance with government HSES laws, standards, regulations including OSHA, EPA, and local codes.  Ensure compliance of corporate policies and standards.
  • Provides professional guidance, technical support and interpretation of compliance to HSES standards, laws, regulations and industry standards.
  • Identify and coordinate with external contract/consulting services,
  • Collaborates across the division to build and leverage best practices and tools and operates as a key stakeholder on the leadership team.
  • Assists site HR with management of Workers Compensation claims in conjunction with corporate legal and HSES teams.
  • Coordinates, implements and manages all HSES programs, regulatory permits and certifications for the Bethlehem PA site.
  • Identify ways to improve/enhance industrial hygiene program.
  • Coordinate with external providers for new materials, including safety requirements and process reviews for new manufacturing processes.
  • Coordinates packaging and shipment of hazardous materials including potent molecules.
  • Drives continuous HSES improvement. Acts as a change agent to improve safety culture.
  • Domestic travel is required (15%).

 
 
 
 
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