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Environmental Health and Safety Manager in Atlanta, GA at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 6/13/2018

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    Atlanta, GA
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Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time


GA Atlanta

Job Type:

Environmental Health & Safety

Job Posting Title:

Environmental Health and Safety Manager

Job Description:

The Environmental, Health & Safety Manager will provide Safety, Environmental and strategic direction by leading and supporting operations efforts to identify, eliminate and reduce exposures to create a safe and accident-free work environment.As an integral member of the Plant Management Team, the EH&S Manager will support and advise site management with regard to the TreeHouse Safety Management system. He/she will formulate a proactive, local EHS strategy that drives the plant to become sustainable, healthy and safe operationally. The EH&S Manager will lead the effort to eliminate, prevent, or reduce the occurrence of safety, health and medical issues.
The Environmental, Health & Safety Manager will act as a change agent to accelerate best practice sharing within the facility. He/she will serve as the site primary regulatory agency liaison and approval for all agency communications representative for Health and Safety.Job Description

Position Responsibilities:

  • Works as a Subject Matter Expert to development and implement site specific policies and programs to ensure the facility is in compliance with safety and health requirements in accordance with federal/state/local regulatory requirements. (OSHA, EPA and TreeHouse Foods standards)
  • Manage daily activities to ensure interaction with facility management team, team leaders, and facility employees in order to increase awareness and education levels with regards to safe and compliant work
  • Assures the plants injury prevention plans are created and executed.
  • Analyze incident data to identify trends and incident types that can be prevented.
  • Perform job site analysis to determine employee as well as a property exposure, and institute safe work practices
  • Conduct daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual safety inspections, document findings, and implement corrective actions
  • Maintain all site required documentation related to safety issues and safety programs (i.e. accident reports, inspection reports, corrective action logs, training records)
  • Responsible for hazardous waste control and disposal activities including training, collection, disposal, and records maintenance and for conservation programs within the organization.
  • Coordinate Environmental Duties including; SWPPP (Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan), NPDES (National Pollution Discharge Elimination System) Permit, Internal/External Environmental Audits, Air Pollution Permit, Air Quality Inspections, Dust Collector Reports, Hazardous Waste, TIER II Report Corporate Environmental Audit and present annual training.
  • Monitor and support security-related events
  • Participate and manage local risk/claims management program. 
  • The duties & responsibilities described are not a comprehensive list of all tasks. 
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • 3 plus years of progressive experience in environment, safety, and sustainability management
  • Strong knowledge of safety regulations (OSHA, hazard communications, accident investigation and safety training methods)
  • Knowledgeable of industry best practice regarding safety and environmental approaches with PSM & RMP safety practices
  • Master's degree preferred
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals 
  • Experience working in a manufacturing facility
  • Food and Beverage experience preferred

Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.