A-Gas Environmental, Health and Safety Manager in Rhome, Texas

Environmental, Health and Safety Manager

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  • 16-May-2018 to 15-Jul-2018 (CST)

  • Operations- Indirect

  • Rhome, TX, USA

  • Full Time

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Environmental Health and Safety Manager Company Description

A-Gas is a global leader in the responsible lifecycle management of specialty chemicals and gases. As the world's largest refrigerant reclamation company, we are constantly striving to drive technology and innovation into our business to continue to provide our customers with the best environmental solutions to keep them compliant.

Job Purpose

This position will manage the site's environmental program to ensure compliance with all applicable federal, state and local environmental laws. EH&S Manager will oversee the maintenance and enhancement of a comprehensive safety, health and environmental program with the goal of reducing work related accidents and injuries and maintaining regulatory compliance.

Reports toPlant Manager

Key Responsibilities

  • Build positive and productive relationships focused on growing an A-Gas Safety culture with all levels of staff.

  • Daily physical plant inspections for compliance in PPE, unsatisfactory work conditions and proactively looking for safety non-conformances.

  • Review and update compliance strategies for regulatory compliance requirements.

  • Educate and develop a culture that encourages Near-Miss submittals, incident reporting and ensures a timely and appropriate response to reports.

  • Develop and administer training for workers on a monthly and annual required training.

  • Performs accident investigations to determine immediate cause as well as root cause; implements changes to correct and prevent reoccurrence. o Develop and create job safety work instructions for Operational Safe-Work Practices.

  • Analyze risk, trends, and countermeasures to internal and external risk.

  • Identify and implement tools, methods and indicators to support and measure compliance with policies and progress to objectives. Perform regulatory assessments and audits of facilities and makes recommendations for improvements.

  • Complies all data related to EPA reporting and ensures all reports are timely submitted.

  • Lead by example and portray company Zero Harm policies.

  • Other duties as assigned

Experience, Knowledge and Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Industrial, Occupational, or Environmental Health and Safety.

  • Previous experience managing EHS required. Experience of working in operational/chemical processing environment preferred.

  • High proficiency in MOC, Near Miss and accident investigation, OSHA required training, and Hazwopper are essential ISO 14001 certification and maintenance experience a must.

  • A sound understanding of and experience using Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook.

  • Must possess a working knowledge and understanding of DOT, OSHA EPA

  • An excellent understanding of the pressurized equipment directive and its requirements is desirable.

  • Waste management training preferred.

  • Experience working within the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning industry, refrigerant or Fire Protection industry preferred.

Skills and Competencies

Leadership, teamwork and communication

  • Interest and enjoyment in building effective relationships with staff

  • Effectively lead facility EH&S by example, demonstrating commitment to the business and values, motivates employee's compliance and sets clear expectations

  • Good coaching skills, able to pass on experience and advice effectively to members of the team

  • Creates an environment to support change and takes responsibility for inspiring, leading and executing a safety cultur

Task and project

  • Project management skills: Considers and executes projects successfully

  • Able to make effective decisions

  • Able to perform Gap analysis, document shortfalls, develop strategies and implement

  • Well organized with good attention to detail

Self-management and motivation

  • Able to work calmly under pressure

  • Able to use own initiative to complete a task; committed to continuous improvement

  • Confident, enthusiastic and a team player with a 'can do' attitude; driven to achieve the optimum outcome

Has a style of working that fits with the SPOT ON values: Sense of fun, Sense of purpose, Professionalism, Leadership, Openness, Honesty, Trust, and Respect