Tenneco EHS Site Manager in Jeffersonville, Indiana

EHS Site Manager

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Job Description

Position Description:

This position provides environmental, health, and safety leadership to the Site. Individual is accountable for: directing EHS activities at his/her location(s); establishing EHS objectives and targets; internal reporting of EHS performance; communication of national, area, and local regulatory requirements, and; ensuring documents are available in the local languages.

Position is responsible for:

  • Maintaining site ISO/OHSAS certifications (as applicable)

  • Assuring accurate and complete EHS reporting of metrics

  • Assuring closure of company and regulatory agency findings on a timely basis

  • Completion of required training for EHS personnel

  • Managing interfaces with the public and governmental authorities with adverse findings and enforcement actions

  • Manages and directs site in achieving EHS targets & objectives. Directs development, maintenance, and achievement of goals in support of corporate and division EHS strategic initiatives.

  • Facilitates risk assessment at the location to identify critical EHS hazards and aspects. Works with leadership team to create targets and objectives based on key EHS risks.

  • Determines appropriate leading and lagging indicators to track performance against targets and objectives

  • Drives and promotes zero incident EHS culture throughout site.

  • Creates and facilitates EHS engagement through EHS teams and committees needed to accomplish the established targets and objectives for the year.

  • Works with leadership team and EHS element champions to complete an annual evaluation of compliance for EHS country, state, and local regulations.

  • Pursues third party recognition for programs that establish the site and Tenneco‚Äôs EHS program as world class.

  • Create training matrices to ensure that all training is defined and tracked to completion.

  • Work with site leadership team and facilities to ensure that all key EHS operational controls are in place, on a PM program, and that EHS action items are resolved on a timely basis.

  • Supporting W/C investigations in coordination with site HR.

  • Manages the following site facilitators/coordinators (as applicable): BBS facilitator, Ergonomic coordinator, and EMSEC coordinator, waste water treatment operator(s), and waste management clerk. In addition, the EHS Site Supervisor, EHS Analyst and/or EHS Technician depending on the risk profile for the location and local regulatory requirements.

Required Skills

Required Qualifications:

  • Four (4) year degree in occupational safety, industrial hygiene, environmental discipline or equivalent.

  • 7+ years of experience with an emphasis in environmental, health and safety program management and employee training.

  • Strong team-building skills

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Adept at utilization of company-wide system for reporting EHS data and information

  • Ability to demonstrate managerial courage (e.g., managing varied interests representing potential conflicts)

  • Ability to lead and support cross-functional EHS teams

  • Must have clear communication and writing skills in English

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advance degree desired

  • Professional certification (recommended) (Certified Safety Professional, Certified Industrial Hygienist, Certified Hazardous Materials Manager, or country equivalent where available).

Job Location

Jeffersonville, Indiana, United States

Position Type


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