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EHS (Environmental Health and Safety) Managers, also known as Safety Consultants, are employed by companies in order to prevent and reduce employee illness and injury. They are also responsbile for implementing safety rules, inspecting working environments, identifying hazards and making safety recommendations. The most successful candidates highlight in their resume industrial hygiene and safety expertise, organizational skills, communication abilities, attention to details, leadership, and computer competencies. Based on our resume samples, employers prefer candidates holding a Master's Degree in a relevant field.

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EHS Manager

Provided Environmental, Health and Safety leadership to a large manufacturing facility. Coordinated and conducted environmental compliance, risk management and project management services.

  • Built a safety program from the ground up as the facility's first EHS Manager
  • Developed policies, programs, and implemented procedures that led to the highest corporate safety audit score for the entire business unit in 2005 (outscored 8 other manufacturing facilities)
  • Qualified as a corporate environmental/safety auditor responsible for conducting compliance audits of other [company name] facilities across North America
  • Built a beneficial relationship with state and local agencies by ensuring all environmental reporting requirements were met by developing solutions for emerging environmental compliance issues
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AAS
Administrative Management
AA
Business Management
2

EHS Manager AFS Acuña Mexico

Implemented Hazard Recognition program that increased 20% of employee involvement on annual Global Voices survey

  • Implemented 4 cost reduction projects that reduced 30% on yearly department budget.
  • Updated the Fire Protection program in compliance with Alcoa's standards.
  • Established program that reduced hazardous waste by 40%
  • Achieved 50% reduction in the Total Recordable Rate on 2010.
  • Managing program to achieve 100% of EHS self-assessment on 2010 cycle.
  • Increased Injury Free Event Rate to over 70%.
Candidate Info
41
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Chemical Engineering
MA
Environmental Engineering
3

EHS Manager

Enlisted to improve regulatory performance for world's largest industrial battery manufacturer with more than 500 employees at Richmond plant. Evaluate and analyze work environments and develop programs/procedures to mitigate and prevent injuries including delivering training in safety and lead exposure and monitoring lead levels in air and blood. Report directly to Plant Manager and supervise staff of 7. Prepare and administer $1.6M annual budget and maintain environmental permits for air, waste, waste water, and storm water. Direct EHS initiatives and audit waste vendors to confirm compliance with applicable regulations and drive continuous improvement. Compile company safety and regulatory records. Oversee waste management functions, conduct thorough inspections and PPE checks, and perform comprehensive surveys of oxide mill bag houses on daily basis.

  • Saved more than $3M in the last 6 years by initiating multiple upgrades:
  • Established new waste water system to ensure full regulatory compliance and received award from Kentucky/Tennessee Water Association for "Most Improved Industrial Waste Water System" in 2008.
  • Replaced all sulfuric acid containers with double-walled tanks on 3 oxide mill bag houses, cutting sulfuric acid costs by $50K+.
  • Researched and installed HEPA filters for oxide mill bag houses to control emissions and successfully completed and passed testing for all emission points.
  • Reduced accident rating from 10.3 to 3.3 in one year.
  • Instituted EHS training course for all 500 personnel, rewrote mobile equipment instruction manual, and expanded safety program by adding hourly employees as representatives to Safety and Ergonomic Committee.
  • Restructured LO/TO program including documentation, training, and ID signs to guarantee adherence to OSHA requirements.
  • Effectively managed blood lead program and generated 100% participation in testing for employees under 30.
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BS
Chemical Engineering
4

EHS Manager

Achieved EHS Compliance/ KPM Overall Score of 81% & 82%, which demonstrated Advanced Program improvement from 2011

  • Functioned as EHS Pillar EFESO Leader (Six Sigma/Lean methodologies); Team Leader Knife Safety, Supported Machine Guarding, LOTO, Ergonomic 50 lb Lifting Limit and Pedestrian Safety Teams
  • Developed EHS Goals and effectively communicated project status monthly to Management
  • Maintained Environmental Program Compliance Systems to meet Title V Air Permit, TRI, Tier 2, LQG Hazardous Waste Generator, SWPPP, and Emergency Response Plans
  • Lead and facilitated Accident Investigation Teams to determine root cause analysis using Tap Root & 5 Why techniques
  • Developed EHS Observation Program to promote pro-active involvement from Union work force
  • Coordinated EHS training for 300 employees; Fire Extinguisher Demo, RCRA/DOT Hands-on Training, Behavior-Based Functional Exercise and Emergency Drills
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Zoology
5

Regional EHS Manager

Managed all EHS aspects and staffs at our operations from Texas to California. Established programs that ensured beyond compliance performance through management commitment, employee participation and comprehensive
risk evaluations.

  • Achieved OSHA VPP Star, EPA Environmental Leadership Program, and State Environmental Leader status.
  • Established a process for due diligence, assessments and integration associated with acquisitions and mergers
  • Served as President of the Board of a non-profit youth environmental education organization, President of the
  • Awarded Digital Six Sigma Green Belt after a project evaluating supplier performance yielded $2M annual
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Engineering
6

EHS Manager

Enlisted to improve regulatory performance for world's largest industrial battery manufacturer with more than 500 employees at Richmond plant. Evaluate and analyze work environments and develop programs/procedures to mitigate and prevent injuries including delivering training in safety and lead exposure and monitoring lead levels in air and blood. Report directly to Plant Manager and supervise staff of 7. Prepare and administer $1.6M annual budget and maintain environmental permits for air, waste, waste water, and storm water. Direct EHS initiatives and audit waste vendors to confirm compliance with applicable regulations and drive continuous improvement. Compile company safety and regulatory records. Oversee waste management functions, conduct thorough inspections and PPE checks, and perform comprehensive surveys of oxide mill bag houses on daily basis.

  • Saved more than $3M in the last 6 years by initiating multiple upgrades:
  • Established new waste water system to ensure full regulatory compliance and received award from Kentucky/Tennessee Water Association for "Most Improved Industrial Waste Water System" in 2008.
  • Replaced all sulfuric acid containers with double-walled tanks on 3 oxide mill bag houses, cutting sulfuric acid costs by $50K+.
  • Researched and installed HEPA filters for oxide mill bag houses to control emissions and successfully completed and passed testing for all emission points.
  • Reduced accident rating from 10.3 to 3.3 in one year.
  • Instituted EHS training course for all 500 personnel, rewrote mobile equipment instruction manual, and expanded safety program by adding hourly employees as representatives to Safety and Ergonomic Committee.
  • Restructured LO/TO program including documentation, training, and ID signs to guarantee adherence to OSHA requirements.
  • Effectively managed blood lead program and generated 100% participation in testing for employees under 30.
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BS
Chemical Engineering
7

EHS Manager

Performed audits to ensure the facility was in compliance with all applicable safety, health, and environmental regulations including OSHA, EPA, and state and local regulations. OSHA 1910 standards were utilized heavily.

  • Identified and anticipated safety and health concerns and hazards by surveying environmental, operational, and occupational conditions and rendered opinions on new procedures and recommend preventative programs/actions.
  • Developed safety campaigns, safety systems, policies, and procedures, and trained management and employees on rules and regulations.
  • Developed LOTO procedures for use in the field.
  • Supervised two EHS technicians and an EHS intern. Assisted employees with understanding programs, performing audits, performing inspections, performing air/water/soil/etc sampling, and other technician related duties.
  • Assisted the director of safety with Title V renewal process.
  • Collected and maintained a log of quarterly storm water outfall and sanitary sample results. Maintained a monthly log of sewer output data.
  • Championed various capital expenditure projects such as: fall mitigation, addition of large scale equipment and infrastructure, and sample point improvements.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
8

EHS Manager

Managed a manufacturing operation with approximately 220 employees in the manufacturing of adjustable beds with wireless remote control.

  • Developed an Injury/Illness Prevention Plan, conducted the training and formed safety accountability systems in English / Spanish for an international company of 2 divisions.
  • The topics were integrated into the existing manufacturing processes and training workshops were conducted. It reduced company losses by 47 percent.
  • Improved the PPE availability and fit for welders and painters by 70%.
  • Increased employee moral by organizing safety committee and safety management committee and offering participation to these committees.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Management
C
Certificate
C
Executive Safety Management
9

Corporate Qa/ehs Manager

Helped achieve and maintain ISO 9001 certification for 5 facilities.

  • Served as the management representative for the quality Top Management Review Committee and chaired the Corporate Quality Council.
  • Identified a fall from height issue, recommended a plan of action and coordinated the risk assessments for all hazards involved in the work.
  • Recognized a commercial vehicle matter, investigated applicable FMCSA regulations, provided compliance plan and training materials that resulted in successful audit.
  • Developed and maintained a share point site for QA and developed a site for EHS to serve as the repository for ISO documents, internal and 3rd party audits, and helpful information.
  • Investigated all accidents, initiated identification of OSHA recordables and tracked incidents using Excel with pivot tables and charts.
  • Arranged an ergonomic evaluation that years later at her exit interview the employee mentioned as a positive highlight of her 20 year career with the company.
Candidate Info
39
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Chemistry
MS
Environmental Science
10

Regional EHS Manager

  • Managed 9 [company name] fulfillment centers, leading a team of 80 EHS staff to support ~9,500 employees, focusing on regulatory compliance and hazard elimination
  • Reduced workers comp costs for region by 37% ($169k) in first year
  • Created and deployed company-wide behavior safety program focused on high hazard / frequency activities and reduced regional incident rates 12% in the first year
  • Resolved significant compliance issues in injury recordkeeping while streamlining process for reporting so that EHS team could spend more time on production floor supporting operations
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Management & Information Systems

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