Safety, Health & Environmental Supervisor

  • Bunge Limited
  • Cairo, IL 62914, U.S.
  • Aug 10, 2018
Full time EHS - Environmental, Health & Safety Environmental Science - Engineering

Job Description

Position Summary

Supervises the implementation of safety, health and environmental (SHE) programs and procedures within the assigned facility in pursuit of a zero-incident culture.  Maintain best practices designed to enhance and improve regulatory compliance, as well as minimize industrial injuries/illness, workers' compensation costs, property damage and other general liability losses.   
 

Core Functions 

• Implement or assists with the implementation of organization Safety programs to ensure a safe, healthy and zero-incident work environment, including ensuring compliance with Bunge safety policies by all staff, contractors and visitors. 

• Coach facility employees on their necessary engagement in SHE improvement. 

• Monitor SHE policies and procedures to ensure compliance with applicable local, state/provincial and federal rules and regulations. 

• Implement programs to facility employees in work site safety practices, including Confined Space Entry, Lock, Tag & Try, Electrical Safety and others. 

• Track or Assist in tracking injuries and equipment damage events, investigates incidents, and aids in implementing prevention methods to avoid recurrence.  

• Support environmental sustainability throughout the assigned facility. 

• Enforces or provides support in enforcing policies and procedures to reduce or eliminate high potential exposures. 

• Provides support to the Loss Prevention Control inspection process at the facility, with emphasis on fire prevention and fire protection equipment.  

• Executes responses plans in the event of an environmental emergency. 

• Supports the implementation of Process Safety Management (PSM) programs at the assigned location with solvents, hydrogen, ammonia, and chlorine. 

• Coordinates worker’s compensation claims in conjunction with insurance companies or service companies. 

• Implements fire protection and security systems to protect property from loss. 

• Supervises day to day activites and trains SHE employees while ensuring a strong team environment.         

 

Skills/Experience Requirements 

• Associate's degree in Occupational Safety, Environmental/Health Science, or closely related degree, or equivalent work experience required.  

• 2+ years of safety or environmental experience required  

• Demonstrated experience with improvements in safety, productivity, teamwork  

• Demonstrated management skills within a team-oriented environment 

• Excellent listening, verbal and written communication skills required 

• Demonstrated success in the application of safety standards, compliance with safety regulations, and the promotion of a safe working environment 

• Good working knowledge of PC applications such as Word, Excel and Lotus Notes

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Job Level

Senior-level  

Sector

Industry