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Environmental, Health, & Safety Manager

Company: Caterpillar
Location: Lafayette
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Job Description:

Career Area:
Environmental Health and Safety
Job Description:
At Caterpillar, we work to help our customers build a better world. Without our team of talented, bright and driven individuals, we wouldn't be the Caterpillar we are today. Now, this is your chance to join our team and do work that matters. We want you to help us enable customer success, make progress possible around the world and help our communities grow and thrive. We are looking for a dynamic individual to join our Product Support & Logistics Division (PSLD).
The Product Support and Logistics Division (PSLD) is one of the most innovative divisions within Caterpillar. In PSLD, as within all of Caterpillar, our priority is our customers and helping them build a better world. We touch nearly every element of the services value stream from procurement to design and manufacturing to distribution. PSLD is responsible for Aftermarket Parts Distribution---of---Cat Parts, Integrated Logistics, segment Procurement---and the---design and---manufacture---of Wear Components (Undercarriage and GET) and Maintenance Components (Seals, Tubes & Hardware, Hose & Couplings, Fluids and Filters).
We're--- committed ---to our customers, who build a better world with our products, services and solutions. We understand and show the value of why they should always choose us. We're exploring new ideas and opportunities ---- innovating ---to discover the breakthroughs necessary for tomorrow's growth.---
Through it all, we are one team ( ---- creating and delivering world-class components and solutions superior to the competition.--- Learn more about the Caterpillar Experience ( .
As an Environmental, Health, & Safety (EHS) Manager you will be responsible for providing leadership, mentoring and direction to hourly, salaried, and management personnel to insure employee health and the environment are protected. You will conduct and supervise activities that ensure compliance with governmental regulations (OSHA, EPA, DOT) and corporate policies. This position typically manages Environmental, Health and/or Safety (EHS) activities at a 300-400 employee facility. Individual will be responsible for supervising two (2) or more EHS staff and support personnel.

  • Coach and facilitate the development of the work group to develop collaborative relationships among themselves, suppliers, other cross functional groups and internal customers to insure goals are achieved

  • Assist operations management in understanding related EHS requirements and their impact on operations

  • Evaluate the impact of impending regulations and communicates these issues to appropriate facility personnel

  • Utilize and modify the corporations "Best Management Practice" programs and plan to fit the needs of the facility

  • Identifies common safety/health/environmental hazards inherent in the organization's operations, and work with EHS Manager or corporate EHS to establish guidelines for protection from those hazards

  • Prepares or reviews EHS training materials for the facility

  • Investigates and establishes standards for protective equipment

  • Performs self-assessments of safety/health/environmental programs for compliance with company standards, government regulations, and adequacy relative to local conditions

  • Generating and/or reviewing of reports for environmental (EPA) and safety (OSHA) agencies

  • Other duties as assigned by Caterpillar management from time-to-time

    Basic Requirements:

    • Bachelor's degree in a technical field; or 8-10 years of previous EHS experience

    • 3 (plus) years of EHS experience within Warehouse Operations, Parts Distribution, Logistics, and/or Manufacturing Operations

    • The ability to travel domestically up to 20% of the time

      Top Candidates will also have:

      • Master's degree in a technical field

      • Ability to influence and motivate others

      • Understanding of EHS regulations

      • Job-related safety certifications

      • Prior supervisory experience

      • Excellent human relations and communications skills

      • Analytical skills

      • Technical leadership skills

      • Ability to work under pressure

      • Ability to support a 3-shift operations

      • Ability to work well in a team environment and independently

      • Flexibility to adapt to changing priorities

        Additional Information:

        • This position does offer relocation

          This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as H, L, TN, F, J, E, O. As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website .
          Relocation is available for this position.
          EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.
          There's more to work at Caterpillar than just the work itself. We hire smart, friendly people and it shows in our culture. We hold ourselves to high standards and make sure our values of integrity, excellence, teamwork, commitment and sustainability come to life in the way we work. We make sure our employees feel continuously challenged while also supported. We provide professional growth opportunities, including leadership programs. We celebrate the diversity of our team, while also working together as one Caterpillar.
          Our culture, like everything at our company, is made possible by each employee's contribution. Person by person, we create the environment we work in, and we are proud of the Caterpillar we've built.

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