Exide Technologies

Industrial Hygiene Manager, Environment, Health and Safety

US-GA-Milton
Requisition ID
2017-1287
Category
Environmental, Health, Safety (EHS)
Position Type
Regular Full-Time

Overview

The Regional Industrial Hygiene (IH) Manager is responsible for the strategic leadership of Industrial Hygiene (IH) programs in the Americas. The IH Manager is accountable for identifying and managing significant industrial hygiene aspects; keeping accurate and complete IH metrics; assuring that IH assessments (qualitative and quantitative) are thoroughly completed on a timely basis; completion of required IH-related training; and managing interfaces with governmental authorities.

Responsibilities

  • The IH Manager is responsible for providing strategic and tactical industrial hygiene support within the Americas, including: defining objectives and targets; establishing of corrective and preventive action plans; communicating of regulatory requirements; identifying and sharing transferrable practices, and providing necessary support for site industrial hygiene programs. 
  • Conduct facility Industrial Hygiene risk assessments to identify high risk operations and determine needed courses of action, conduct qualitative analysis, develop mitigation plans and practices, make recommendations as warranted and assist with closing gaps as appropriate. 
  • Develop and deploy Industrial Hygiene assessment directives and standards. Provide industrial hygiene assessment training and conduct assessments at various locations. Assist sites with their industrial hygiene assessment process, including interpretation of IH sampling results, mitigation recommendations, ventilation and follow-up. 
  • Develop industrial hygiene training programs that meet or exceed federal, state, and/or local requirements. Develop and provide train-the-trainer programs to cascade training to those within the organization. 
  • Leads continuous improvement efforts to enhance facilities operations and reduce operating costs.
  • Ensures integration and consistent deployment of standards and systems within the Region.
  • Establishes effective working relationships with all internal customers and identifies current state of EHS performance, risks, issues, and needs.
  • Deploys the Exide EHS Management System.
  • Collect and analyze EHS data and maintain compliance status reports.
  • Develop and implement accident reduction and compliance strategies.
  • Perform EHS compliance audits and manage corrective actions.
  • Develop and implement effective EHS policies and procedures.
  • Investigate accidents and reports of non-compliance.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5-10 years of experience in comprehensive industrial hygiene practice within a corporate environment. 
  • Must be thoroughly knowledgeable and conversant in the applicable EHS disciplines, sciences and regulations.
  • BS. degree in industrial hygiene or related field engineering.
  • Professional certification required, Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH).
  • Six Sigma Green Belt certification desirable.

 

Additional Qualifications:

  • Highly motivated and self-directed, with strong influencing and leadership skills.
  • Must have exceptional skills in building strong professional relationships and networks to drive EHS programs and performance.
  • Broad knowledge of governmental health, safety, and environmental regulations and requirements (OSHA, EPA, etc.) and emerging global requirements
  • Demonstrated success in developing and leading teams, developing strong partnerships with businesses, and developing people.
  • Must be customer focused, and be a strategic thinker. Must have the ability to lead change and have strong consultative/influencing skills.

 

Travel and Other Requirements:

  • 40% Travel

 

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • NA

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EEO Statement

Exide Technologies is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.

About Exide

Exide Technologies (www.exide.com) is a global provider of stored electrical energy solutions—batteries and associated equipment and services for transportation and industrial markets. With 128 years of industry experience and operating in more than 80 countries, Exide produces and recycles a broad range of products that keep customers and their businesses powering forward. Leading car, truck and lift truck manufacturers trust Exide as an original equipment supplier, and Exide serves the transportation and industrial aftermarket through a comprehensive portfolio of products and services. The Company’s extensive sales, distribution and service network provides flexibility and quality for an exceptional customer experience.

At Exide Technologies, It All Starts Now. History and scale, combined with a start-up mentality, make Exide the faster, more nimble, more innovative, more digital, and more responsive alternative for customers who want more than simply a battery supplier. Exide is "the 128 Year Old Start-Up," and the Company is moving forward—bringing the energy of the “new Exide” to customers around the world.

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