EHS Engineer - Plainfield, IL (USA)

Logoplaste is currently seeking to recruit an EHS Engineer, to join the team at Logoplaste, USA.

Reporting to: Assigned Manager

The EHS Engineer is responsible for evaluation, assessment and alteration of safety procedures and policies for the benefit of employees, clients and contractors.  The EHS Engineer will prepare training and ensure all employees and visitors to the site are compliant.

Key Tasks and Activities...

  • Assist in creating, modifying and implementing EHS procedures, Work Instructions and Forms.
  • Participate in detailed incident investigations, Root Cause Analysis, and corrective action determination
  • Promotion of incident and accident prevention
  • Prepare and conduct safety training sessions for employees/Temp Employees and vendors/customers coming on site. Ensure compliance training is completed and documented per OSHA Guidelines
  • Actively participate in the internal safety audit system. Conduct EHS system audits and report on recommendations for improvement.
  • Ensure robust Safety Teams exist in each facility. Mentor teams to improve effectiveness.
  • Perform Environmental sampling and document events (if necessary). Ensure proper collection and disposal of hazardous materials and waste.
  • Create and implement safety awareness programs and activities to foster a safety culture.
  • Assist in emergency response and provide first aid treatment along with authorized safety team members
  • Implement and oversee Behaviour based/observation programs
  • Help develop Job Hazard Analysis. Research and implement new safe processes for each job function and institute changes to ensure compliance
  • Be an ambassador for EHS in our organization – promote the process and encourage participation and adherence with all levels of the organization.
  • Track and communicate incident metrics and apply findings
  • Other duties as assigned by Manager

Who we are looking for...

Background and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree preferred in EHS
  • 3+ years of experience in plastics manufacturing industry (preferred)
  • Knowledge of OSHA and EPA standards in regards to the related industry
  • Ability to train, influence and motivate team members

Technical Skills

  • Proficient in computer systems - Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Powerpoint)
  • Knowledge of manufacturing techniques

Interpersonal Skills

  • Strong time management and organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; presentation skills
  • Works well under pressure

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.

 

Logoplaste offers an excellent benefits package with genuine career development opportunities.

 

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Your application will be evaluated by the HR department of Logoplaste North America itself. For any additional feedback regarding your application, we kindly refer you to the Logoplaste North America HR department.

Logoplaste North America

LOGOPLASTE

SHAPING THE FUTURE TOGETHER

Logoplaste is a leading global designer and manufacturer of value-added rigid plastic packaging solutions to a wide range of blue-chip clients, with its origin in Portugal.

Logoplaste business model is anchored on the development of strong partnerships with its customers through fully dedicated nearby or on-site facilities embedded and fully integrated within its customer’s premises. Founded in 1976, for over 42 years the company has pioneered by its innovation and customer service approach beyond the pure manufacturing process expanding into the areas of product design, material optimization and engineering of the full value chain process.

Logoplaste has sales above 500 million euros and currently manages 63 factories with locations in 16 countries and more than 2,100 employees in Brazil, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, France, Italy, Poland, Mexico, Netherlands, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Ukraine, United Kingdom, USA and Vietnam. The most up-to-date technologies in injection molding, stretch-blow molding and extrusion molding are used to produce packages across a wide range of market segments: food and beverage, personal care, cosmetics, household care, oil & lubricants, and healthcare.

The company’s mission is to be the natural choice for long-term supply of rigid plastic packaging.

Focused on a sustainable future, Logoplaste is one of the pioneer companies to sign the “New Plastics Economy Global Commitment” by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation.

The “New Plastics Economy Global Commitment” aims to create a new scenario for plastic packaging, increasing the amount of reused or recycled plastics in new products and promoting innovation to ensure 100% of Plastic packaging can be reused, recycled or composted by 2025.