Director, Global Environmental, Health & Safety

Job Location: Americas

Job Category: Regulatory

Job Schedule: Full Time

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We have a great opportunity for an Environmental, Health & Safety Director to join Michelman which will report to the General Legal Counsel.  You will provide leadership, expertise, and practical support for Safety Excellence in all laboratories and manufacturing plants in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific - to ensure we have a rigorous safety program that protects the safety of our associates, contractors and visitors.

You will establish safety standards and governance processes aligned with our values, training framework and improvement strategy with a roadmap for sustainable performance.  You will ensure manufacturing practices are aligned with our safety strategy, philosophy, policies and local legislations and regulations. You will partner with local management to develop technical solutions to improve safe manufacturing capabilities. You will promote sustainability improvements in the use of key resources like energy and water to drive long term positive change in our solid and liquid waste.

This role requires working within a complex manufacturing structure at a plant and corporate level. The work is multi-dimensional in the areas of regional, legal and corporate regulations and compliance. It involves influencing sustainable change in cultural and technical aspects of manufacturing at all levels of the organization. Management involves working in a matrixed organization with Plant Safety and Corporate Safety teams driving solutions in cooperation with plant operations, engineering and technology resources.

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Note: The statements above are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to the job. They are not construed to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the employer.

About Michelman

Michelman is proud of the values-focused work environment that we have crafted. We pride ourselves in our focus on our values of integrity, respect, success, collaboration, curiosity, and giving. With our dedication to your technical and professional growth in addition to our rigorous onboarding experience, we guarantee that you will find yourself challenged in new ways. We offer an excellent salary, incentive and benefits package in a dynamic, empowered team environment.

No phone calls please. Michelman does not hire individuals who use tobacco products. All candidates will receive a drug test prior to beginning employment which will include a test for tobacco products.

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It is Michelman, Inc. policy to seek and employ qualified persons in all jobs in a manner which will ensure equal employment opportunity as well as administer personnel actions in a manner as to not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation or disability. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Michelman is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans


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