EHS Supervisor

  • 3M
  • Alexandria, Minnesota, USA
  • Jun 28, 2018
Full time EHS - Environmental, Health & Safety Environmental Science - Engineering

Job Description

Position Description

3M is seeking a EHS Supervisor for the Abrasive Systems Division Plant located in Alexandria, MN.  At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter.  Here, you go.

Job Summary:

The person hired for the position of EHS Supervisor will be responsible for leading the Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) department at the Alexandria Manufacturing Facility.  This position will be a member of the site leadership team.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Provide location leadership and direction in the areas of Environmental Health and Safety strategy, regulatory compliance, continuous improvement, and shaping health and safety culture.
  • Manages a team of 3-4 salaried and hourly EHS employees to deliver improved EHS results and ensure plant compliance with local, state and federal regulations related to safety, health and environment.
  • Determines priorities and timetables all facility EHS related projects, and assigns resources/tasks and provides performance feedback.
  • Provide leadership to the environmental, health and safety risk assessment process. 
  • Identify and analyze EHS trends, isolate root causes to EHS issues, and lead processes to ensure that appropriate follow-up actions are being implemented.
  • Lead EHS related projects, linking projects to business strategies. 
  • Ensure EHS plans support the division and facility strategic and operating plan and vision and that project objectives and deadlines are met. 

Basic Qualifications:

  • Possess a Bachelor’s degree or higher in an Environmental, Health, and Safety, Engineering, or Science discipline (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution
  • Minimum two (2) years of safety, health, and/or environmental combined experience in a private, public, government or military environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Environmental, Health and Safety Engineering or related discipline from an accredited university.
  • 5 years of experience in Safety, Health and/or Environmental Engineering
  • Possess professional EHS credential (CSP, CIH, CHMM or equivalent).
  • Experience in supervising and leading EHS teams.
  • Experience in EHS program development and implementation of new or changing regulations.
  • Excellent written, verbal and communication skills.

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