EHS Specialist

REQ: REQ-117504 Human Resources

  • St. Rose, LA, United States
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The EHS Specialist will report to the Employee Health & Safety Manager, this position will provide leadership to the Hussmann Services- Southern Refrigeration field and office employees, manage loss control and accident prevention activities, and ensure compliance with local, state, and national regulations. The position will also be responsible for developing and implementing safety programs, strategies, policies, training, and procedures. The position will establish and promote maintenance of a safe, accident-free, and healthy work environment at the office level and field employees by performing the following duties (not intended to be all-inclusive)

  • Supervision and coordination of all EHS related activities within the facilities assigned, to support management with the implementation of EHS standards and requirements.
  • Conduct and manage EHS inspections & audits in accordance with Hussmann policy
  • Implement and maintain (revise as necessary) local EHS programs based on Company policies and other regulations
  • Liaison with local authority, community and other external bodies regarding EHS issues
  • Provide EHS consultation to all functions of the District
  • Recognize acute hazards and recommend or make immediate corrections
  • Coordinate and conduct EHS related training
  • Participate in incident investigation and/or emergency response at District location(s)
  • Administrative duties (examples: SDS Sheets, data entry, Workers’ Compensation, maintain KPIs, Maintain injury & illness recordkeeping)
  • Travel required (up to 60%), including overnight
Required Experience:
  • 2-4 years Environmental Health & Safety work experience
  • Minimum high School diploma or equivalent (Bachelor’s Degree in EHS-related field preferred)
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of OSHA, DOT, EPA required
  • Knowledge and practice implementing EHS Management systems (e.g. ISO14001, 45001) (preferred)
  • OSHA 30 or similar certification
  • Must have valid driver’s license
  • Must have physical capability to climb ladders and lift up to 50 pounds
  • Self-starter, with general instructions
  • Ability to assist on multiple projects, including cross functional teams
  • Analyze data and communicate trends in EHS performance
  • Excellent computer skills in MS Office (Outlook, Excel, Word)

REQ: REQ-117504 Human Resources

  • St. Rose, LA, United States
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