EHS Manager

Philadelphia, PA

Posted: 04/26/2023 Industry: Environmental, Health & Safety Job Number: 38.23CM Pay Rate: 120,000 - 140,000 Experience:

Job Description

EHS Manager

Global industry leading organization looking for an EHS Manager to lead a team of EHS professionals in an innovative manufacturing facility.

Provide leadership in initiating, developing and implementing SHE strategies and programs to align with the company SHE plans and requirements.  Ensures SHE compliance and awareness of site employees.  Supports SHE professional to fulfill SHE goals for the site.


  • Develop, organize, and conduct SHE-related programs, including confined space, work permit, incident investigation, root cause, LOTTO, etc. as required by OSHA, EPA, and company SHE Requirements
  • Ensure compliance for applicable regulations that apply to the site (OSHA, EPA, DOT, Township, etc.). Track new regulatory developments to prepare site for proposed regulations and potential implementation costs.  Work with Sr. Manager, SHE and Security to provide input into new company requirements
  • Develop and support Health processes including performing Health Risk Assessments, IH planning and monitoring and development of related programs (Hearing Conservation and Respiratory Protection). Identify and resolve potential ergonomic issues including assessments and installation of new equipment
  • Assist Site Operations Director to develop the site SHE Plan. Coordinate the execution of SHE plan
  • Update and maintain site Emergency Response Plan. Perform the duties required of the Incident Commander.  Participate and assist with training activities.  Develops and conducts drills and resolves identified gaps.  Lead the First Aid Team.  Coordinate any CSE rescue operations as needed
  • Maintains Hazard Communication program and associated SDS sheets. Communicate to all site employees the location and information contained in the SDS.  Review any new SDS prior to chemical / material being brought on site
  • Plan and participate in SHE audits, including corporate level audits and manage progress and implementation of SHE plan to assure complete compliance with company requirements
  • Chairman of the site SHE Committee. Maintain membership of the committee and identify training needs for committee members
  • Ability to either take the lead or participate in incident investigations and the judgment to make the correct decision based on each situation. Lead participants through site Root Cause Failure Analysis methodology to arrive at sound causes and solutions to incidents.
  • Support site SHE training. Ensure required SHE training is organized and appropriate site personnel are identified.  Participate as an instructor in company training courses, as requested
  • Assist in determining departmental and personal SHE goals to further site viability and ensure safe work environment
  • Involvement in setting up & reviewing SHE requirements, procedures, and instructions by participating in SHE culture on site

**If you’d like to hear more about this opportunity and others we are currently working on, please contact Crystal Meeks at

JO:  38.23CM


Job Requirements

Technical Qualifications:

  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in a technical or SHE discipline required, advanced degree preferred
  • Minimum of 8 years in various SHE-related functions
  • Minimum of 5 years manufacturing-related SHE responsibilities – focusing on process safety
  • Must be capable of creating and communicating SHE information to diverse audiences
  • Knowledge of National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards, European Union (EU) regulations, US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations is desired; good knowledge of US OSHA regulations as they relate to general industry
  • Must have advanced computing skills in Microsoft programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) and an introduction to Microsoft Visio and Access or similar

**If you’d like to hear more about this opportunity and others we are currently working on, please contact Crystal Meeks at

JO:  38.23CM

Meet Your Recruiter

Crystal Meeks
Sr. Technical Recruiter Environmental Health and Safety

My team recruits for all levels of EHS/Regulatory roles from specialists/engineers to directors/vice presidents. We place EHS professionals in single site, regional, and corporate positions. Examples of the specialty roles we recruit for include, but are not limited to:

• Environmental
• Environmental, Health, and Safety
• Industrial Hygiene
• Management of Change
• Occupational Nurse
• Process Safety Management
• Product Stewardship
• Regulatory
• Risk Management
• Safety
• Security

Industries we serve include, but are not limited to:

• Chemicals
• Construction
• Consumer Products
• Food & Beverage
• General Manufacturing
• Inks and Adhesives
• Medical Devices
• Packaging
• Paints & Coatings
• Petrochemical
• Pharmaceutical
• Plastics
• Polymers
• Refining

If you have interest in finding an opportunity that aligns with your career goals, or if you are a hiring manager looking for talent that can add value to your organization, I would love to hear from you!    312.668.8985

My recruitment philosophy encompasses the belief that people are the greatest asset in an organization.  Finding the right fit is not only about the technical capabilities.  It is about how an employee fits within an organization's culture and ensuring that both parties can add value immediately and in the future.   



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