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Whirlpool Corporation Environmental, Health, and Safety Specialist in Fall River, Massachusetts

Environmental, Health, and Safety Specialist

Date: Apr 24, 2021

Location: Fall River, MA, US, 02720

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 43065

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Respect, integrity, diversity and inclusion, teamwork and the spirit of winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of the world's leading major home appliance company.

FUNCTION OVERVIEW:

Currently, we are seeking qualified candidates for an Environmental, Health and Safety Specialist at our Fall River, MA facility. This Environmental, Health, and Safety Specialist (EHS) professional will lead, direct, and support the EHS initiatives to ensure a culture where environmental compliance, protection and reduction of risk is a priority. If selected, the candidate will provide leadership and direction for EHS programs at the site and promote a proactive EHS culture. The candidate will also assure compliance with all federal, state and local environmental and EHS regulations, as well as company EHS policies.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Implements and maintains company policies adhering to local, state, and federal environmental, health and safety regulations.

  • Responsible for preparing, maintaining, and implementing EHS policies and procedures as required.

  • Provides site leadership for World Class Manufacturing Environment Pillar, including management of Energy, Water and Waste reduction targets and delivery of associated projects.

  • Facilitates tracking of all environmental data & responsible for execution of associated targets

  • Supports compliance with all environmental, health and safety regulations, and keeps abreast of any changes to laws and regulations that impact the organization.

  • Responsible for monitoring of applicable regulatory environmental compliance reports, including:

  • Stormwater, Industrial Wastewater and SPCC Programs

  • Tier 2 “Emergency and Hazardous Chemical Inventory” SARA Title lll

  • Toxic Chemical Release Inventory (Form R)

  • Waste Generation

  • Implementing management system for environmental record keeping requirements

  • Responsible for compliance activities to support the following permitted activities, including preparing permit applications, fees and other submittals to agencies

  • Actively participate in team meetings & demonstrate willingness to partner closely with Operations

  • Support the Safety Technicians as needed

  • Ability to manage functional site costs, process payments and track EHS spending

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • High School diploma or GED

  • 1+ years of experience working in a manufacturing organization

PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS:

  • Environmental Health and Safety Experience

  • Experience preparing/reviewing reports and permits listed above

  • Problem-solving capabilities

  • Lead and work with cross-functional indirect teams

  • Strategic thinking and working independently

  • Google computer applications

  • Interpersonal & communication skills

  • Customer focused and team-oriented; able to lead projects to drive sustainable business solution through hard work and integrity

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About us

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the world’s leading kitchen and laundry appliance company, with approximately $20 billion in annual sales, 77,000 employees and 59 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2019. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. Additional information about the company can be found at .

At Whirlpool Corporation, we value and celebrate diversity. Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity and prohibits any discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable law.

Nearest Major Market: New Bedford

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