EHS Specialist - Multisite

Elmhurst, IL

Posted: 04/17/2024 Industry: Environmental, Health & Safety Job Number: 28.24JW Pay Rate: 70,000 - 90,000 Remote: Experience:

Job Description

EHS Specialist – Multisite

My client is innovative and growing their EHS team.  Do you have a passion for safety training and building safety cultures?  This opportunity will report to the Senior EHS Manager and have oversite of Corporate and Warehouse safety.  You will play a vital role in promoting and ensuring a safe work environment for our employees throughout our Corporate Office and Distribution facilities.  Position will have approximately 25-50% travel.


  • Policy Development and Implementation: Assist in crafting and executing EHS policies and programs compliant with local, state, and federal regulations
  • Safety Culture Enhancement: Promote a culture of proactive safety through continuous improvement and proactive measures
  • Assessments and Audits: Regularly evaluate distribution facilities, equipment, and work areas to identify potential hazards
  • Guidance and Support: Offer EHS-related guidance to employees and management, addressing manufacturing-specific risks
  • Incident Investigations: Investigate incidents, identify root causes, and implement corrective actions tailored to manufacturing operations
  • Training Programs: Develop and deliver EHS training programs for employees
  • Behavior-Based Safety Program: Lead the SafeStart initiative, engaging employees in proactive risk identification and mitigation
  • Safety Software Management: Own and manage the Velocity EHS platform, utilizing it to enhance safety efforts, streamline processes, and drive continuous improvement
  • Project Management: Oversee the initiation, planning, execution, and monitoring of various EHS initiatives, ensuring alignment with organizational goals and objectives
  • Industry Knowledge: Stay abreast of safety best practices and technological advancements to enhance safety efforts
  • VPP Utilization: Employ VPP principles and strategies to bolster safety programs within manufacturing facilities

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

JO:  28.24JW

Job Requirements

Education and Experience:

  • 2-5 years of experience working in the Environmental, Health and Safety field with a degree OR 5+ years of experience working in the Environmental, Health and Safety field without a degree
  • Strong knowledge of health and safety regulations and standards applicable to manufacturing operations
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively engage with manufacturing employees and management

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

JO:  28.24JW

Meet Your Recruiter

Jennifer Wojcik
Environmental Health and Safety Recruiter

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!  


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