Environmental, Safety and Health Manager

United States of America
Kennewick, Wa, Washington
Job category

Environmental, Health and Safety Manager

In this key role, you will be responsible for planning, directing, and implementing the organization’s environmental, health and safety, and security programs in Kennewick, WA (around 100 employees), specializing in producing the high precision titanium tube products for very demanding markets like Aerospace and Medical.

For that you deploy the necessary strategies to ensure a safe, healthy, and accident-free work environment and compliance to applicable laws and regulations by performing the following duties. You provide leadership through effective communication and personal behavior, including fostering the culture of a learning organization.

Your Role:

  • Oversee the Environmental, Health & Safety programs of the facility, including implementation, continuous improvement, and evaluation of effectiveness of the various programs.
  • Monitor the facility’s compliance with Environmental, Health & Safety requirements and implement actions to prevent or correct non-compliance.
  • Coordinate and conduct any needed studies, audits and investigations to ensure compliance with government safety and health laws, standards and regulations.
  • Ensures accidents are investigated, determine causes and follow-up on any corrective actions.
  • Promote a safety-minded workplace in a Union work environment, engaging the workforce to improve the safety culture within the facility.
  • Manage the facility’s ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 certified Management System and maintain certification for the facility to the standards.
  • Maintain the Document Control System for the integrated Management System using the CaneaOne platform and the separate SDS management system platform.
  • Lead and coordinate Internal Audits for EHS and work with Quality on the integrated Management Systems.
  • Conduct risk management evaluations, maintain the facility risk register and coordinate risk reduction activities based on the register.
  • Support the Wastewater Operations of the facility with technical knowledge and guidance.
  • Supervise the Workers’ Compensation program at the facility, working with an outside vendor to manage individual cases.
  • Provide safety performance metrics to the Management Team and present regular status updates at management meetings.
  • Instruct employees, contractors and visitors on various safety and environmental topics including regulatory required subjects (LOTO, HazCom, etc…)
  • Inspect the facility systems and processes for nominal operations, including Fire Alarm, O2 Monitors, SPCC, Stormwater, Waste Storage and others.
  • Submit annual and monthly reports to regulatory agencies and corporate offices on EHS including Air Emissions, SARA 311/312/313 reports, Hazardous Waste, NPDES discharges and other reports.
  • Assist in managing onsite security.

About You:

We are looking for someone with solid experience in environmental, health and safety. A Bachelor’s degree is preferred but a combination of secondary education and equivalent work experience will be considered.

Thanks to your strong leadership competences, you are able to mobilize the team to build an empowered environment aiming at creating a safe and high performing organization.

Excellent communication skills are also essentials for the success in this position. You must be confident and willing to work in a team-oriented environment with Engineers, Technicians, Operators and Managers, with good organization and project management skills.

We are looking for someone with experience in accident/incident investigation and root cause analysis and knowledge of ISO 14001 and OSHAS 18001. A Certified Safety Professional (CSP) certification is preferred.

Your personality is the key to our common success! You enjoy working independently while being a true team player who really values ​​collaboration. You are a confident and driven executive who always strives to learn more. With a positive and open attitude, you also see no problems working in a changing environment.

Other required competences: Digital oriented with strong proficiency in Microsoft office.

What you can expect from us

The salary range for this position is $89,400 to $134,200 annually with a 10% annual bonus and annual merit eligibility.

Additional elements of the compensation package include medical, dental, vision insurance as well as company paid disability and life insurance. We offer paid time off, 11 paid holidays a year and a 401 (K) retirement savings plan that has a 5% company contribution with company match of 50% for the first 6% you invest. We offer a generous Tuition Reimbursement Program, and provide opportunities for professional competence development and training, as well as opportunities for career advancement within the company.

Additional Information

Alleima Special Metals is positioned within Alleima’s Division Tube & Business Unit Specialized, the world leading supplier of specialized products in key market segments such as Aerospace, Automotive, Medical and Hydrogen. Our mission is much more than delivering good products, technology, and processes – working together to develop solutions based on our customers’ needs, and, thereby, achieving our business goals is a better description of our daily work. With curious co-workers and safety as our first priority, we create a work environment where you can grow both personally and professionally.

At Alleima our mission is much more than delivering high-quality products, technology, and processes - working together to develop solutions based on our customers' needs and thus achieve our business goals, is a better way to describe our daily work. With curious employees and safety as our priority, we create a work environment where you can develop both personally and professionally.

Alleima was listed as a stand-alone company on the Nasdaq Stockholm Exchange on August 31, 2022. With a clear direction for our journey ahead, utilizing our position as a technology leader, progressive customer partner, and sustainability driver, we aim to become an even stronger company in our industry.

Are you ready to take on this challenge together with us? Join us on our journey! www.alleima.com.