Syngenta

We are a business that helps humanity face its toughest challenge: how to feed a rising population, sustainably. Our world class science and innovative crop solutions transform how crops are grown to enable millions of growers to make better use of available resources. 
 
At the heart of our contribution is The Good Growth Plan, our six commitments to address critical challenges the world faces to achieve food security. Our business – and the world’s food security – depend on sustainable natural resources, healthy ecosystems and thriving rural communities. Which is why we cooperate with industry partners, governments and NGOs to support the achievement of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Syngenta Gilroy, CA, USA
Jun 01, 2018
Full time
About this Job:   Manage all aspects of the Health, Safety (personal and process) & Environmental programs including overall program development, training requirements, environmental permitting, waste disposal, risk management, fire protection, and emergency response.   Essential Duties & Responsibilities:     Manage environmental programs under the supervision of the Operations Manager Manage compliance with any California required permitting Compile and submit any required reports including SARA inventory, Syngenta annual letter of assurance and SERAM reporting, specific CA requirements ( IIPP, Hazardous Materials Business Plan, Farm Water Quality Management Plan Oversee the site Waste Minimization plan and waste disposal practices per regional and State requirements Coordinate all aspects of the site HSES programs: Participate on  the site safety teams and as a member of the site management teams: Local, regional, global, State and Federal HSES related reporting Manage new employee/contractor HSE training Work closely with 3rd   party contractor onsite. Manage and ensure all other required HSES related training for the site including respiratory, Greenhouse Safety, confined space, lockout/tag out, forklift operations as examples Development of management systems to afford compliance with current and proposed regulations as well as Syngenta requirements Manage and maintain local accident investigation/reporting processes and related training and include involvement of line management when incidents occur Represent the site on the regional HSES Team for Flowers Ensure that required IH monitoring for the site is completed as required including but not limited to respiratory fit testing, flex hood monitoring, and ergonomics assessments Assist Security Officer with the implementation and compliance of security policies Manage site emergency response program: Lead and train the site spill response team Maintain emergency response program for the site including keeping all information up to date Represent Syngenta on the Local  Emergency  Planning Committee if applicable   Qualifications   Degree or minimum 3-5 years of experience in Safety, Science or related Technical discipline Knowledge of Federal and State HSES related regulations Fundamentals of HSES program development and management including working through others to achieve critical goals Knowledge and experience with Cal OSHA and EPA At minimum 3 years operational experience in industrial production and/or laboratories Functional knowledge of HSES management systems, data needs, and reporting requirements At minimum 3 years of experience of  HSES management with proven track record of delivery Supervisory experience preferred but not essential Spanish language a plus Syngenta is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Syngenta Lone Tree, IA 52755, USA
Jun 01, 2018
Full time
About this Job:   The overall purpose of the job is to act as primary Health, Safety, Environment and Security advisor / liaison for the site leadership team.  Ensure compliance with federal, state and local Health, Safety, Environment and Security regulations and Syngenta policies and standards.  Responsible for all aspects of Health, Safety, Environment and Security programs development, implementation and improvement.  Add expertise and collaborate with the greater Syngenta Health, Safety, Environment and Security community.    Essential Duties & Responsibilities:   Ensure site compliance with federal, state and local HSE&S regulations and Syngenta policies and standards, including security Own the development, implementation, maintenance and improvement of a comprehensive HSE program and related management systems for site(s) Coordinate and risk assess projects impacting HSE, e.g., management of change (i.e. quality changes, process improvements, etc.), new construction, and other initiatives Primary point of contact between NA HSE&S Corporate or HSE&S Regulatory Entity and Site(s) Lead, influence and own all HSE&S Site(s) Inspections (regulatory or otherwise) through action plan closure Facilitate Letter of Assurance and Operational Safety Profile process, communicate significant HSE risks to the business, and oversee action item closure Provide HSE&S related guidance and training for all employees, 3rd   party contract employees, trade contractors and visitors Employ HSE&S awareness techniques, including toolbox talks, safety meetings/committees and safety alerts; enhance employee engagement Develop, improve and maintain site Intranet information, databases and pertinent records, SAP and other database entry as needed. Participate on site incident investigations and lead HSE&S communications regarding incident learning’s Participate on cross-functional teams, partner with peers and support all network-wide initiatives Assist Manager as required in all areas of operations as it relates to HSE&S principles, including operational and capital budgets, may participate in performance reviews of personnel Maintain a strong presence onsite through site walk-throughs, inspections, etc. - expect 40% of time on the plant floor  Qualifications   Qualifications:   A four-year degree required.  HSE job experience considered a plus Course work in safety or environmental issues preferred Knowledge of HSE&S regulations, e.g. OSHA, EPA, DOT Ability to interpret legislation as it applies to agri-business Ability to organize and conduct a site HSE audit, conduct risk analysis of HSE issues A minimum of three years of HSE auditing/management experience All applicants must be eligible to work in the U.S.      Additional Knowledge, Skills, Traits & Abilities:   Experience in the seed industry preferred Familiarity with seed/agricultural operations Position requires being able to lift 50 lbs. Position requires working 7 days a week during critical time of year Position requires travel by vehicle during certain periods of year Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com