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EHS Specialist II

Company: Huntsman International LLC
Location: Ringwood
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description :
Huntsman's Polyurethanes Products Division is now searching for a new Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Specialist II who will be responsible for maintaining a safe, healthy, and secure work environment for all associates, contractors, and visitors at the Ringwood worksite. - The EHS Specialist must effectively interface with all functional departments and be an effective team-player in the development and improvement of EHS programs at a fast-paced chemical manufacturing site. - This role is an active, full time member of EHS team, located in Ringwood, IL.
As the Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Specialist II, you will:
Act as primary EHS representative for projects and new facility commissioning: monitoring daily work to ensure it is performed in a safe and acceptable manner, while driving EHS performance goals and programs at the plant and satellite facility. Split time equally between the established site and satellite site.
Daily interaction with production, maintenance, and laboratory personnel related to safety initiatives.
Organization of site's safety information and recordkeeping.
Ownership and implementation of the site's documentation, scheduling, and action tracking pertaining to: Facility inspection programs
Self-Audit Program
Other EHS programs as directed

Ownership of key programs at the floor level, ensuring compliance with internal and external regulations.
Serve as a member/coach for Exposure Based Safety Team.
Daily coach and mentor employees at all levels on safe work and behaviors.
Maintain accurate and systematic records in accordance with documented procedures.
Conduct training on EHS topics to all levels at the site.
Skills and experiences required:
Bachelor's Degree in a science related field or 8 years equivalent direct experience in an Environmental Health and Safety role in General Industry.
Preferred experience in identifying and controlling hazards in a manufacturing environment, ideally in the chemical industry.
Able to organize and present to large groups and train employees on relevant EHS topics.
Demonstrated leadership of safety initiatives, driving excellent performance.
Experience in leading small projects or teams related to safety programs.
Excellent communication skills; both oral and written.
Excellent organizational and documentation skills.
Must be proficient with Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
Ability to work in a team environment.
Demonstrated coaching and mentoring abilities.
Strong decision-making capabilities.
GSP, ASP, or CSP Preferred
Huntsman is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all qualified applicants for employment, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identification, sexual orientation and/or expression or any other characteristic protected by law in every location in which we have facilities national or local.

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Huntsman is aware of a scam involving fraudulent job offers . Huntsman does not make -job offers until after a candidate has submitted a job application and has participated in a face-to-face interview. Please be advised that emails from Huntsman always end in "@huntsman.com" and that any job offer that requires payment or requires you to deposit a check is likely a scam. If you have questions about any open positions at Huntsman, please visit our Careers website at http://www.huntsman.com/corporate/a/Careers .
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Keywords: Huntsman International LLC, Elgin , EHS Specialist II, Other , Ringwood, Illinois

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