HSE Manager (Columbus, IN)
This is an exciting opportunity in Columbus, Indiana for a HSE Manager. Cummins USA is where you can work on industry leading projects.
Your Impact Will Happen In These And Other Ways
Anticipates, identifies and evaluates hazardous conditions and environmental risks. Assists with the application of engineering and administrative controls via the Health, Safety and Environmental Management System (HSEMS) to reduce the environmental impacts and safety risks associated with site operations. Understands the regulations applicable at the site and is abreast of current emissions control technologies, safety controls and management and response practices.
Supports the collection and reporting of site HSE KPIs for use at the site, BU and Corporate levels. Oversees the HSEMS and day to day operations associated with safety, health and environmental programs, HSE objectives/targets, personnel training, regulatory compliance, recordkeeping/reporting, and other associated HSE programs at the site.
Represents the site as the functional HSEMS Leader or supports the HSE Manager, if present at the site. Assigns work and manages workloads of subordinate HSE staff, provides guidance and feedback for team members in accomplishing tasks and goals; sets expectations and clarifies responsibilities.
Ensures site regulatory compliance; completes permit applications and other documentation.
Leads or supports the HSEMS and the efforts to control risk and ensure continual improvement beyond compliance.
Leads internal and external HSE audits; resolves complex issues identified in audits; updates HSE management system documentation and communicates revised processes to all stakeholders.
Supervises and mentors HSE Technicians
Analyze Issues – Gathers relevant information systematically; considers a broad range of issues or factors; grasps complexities and perceives relationships among problems or issues; seeks input from others; uses accurate logic in analyses.
Manages Execution – Assigns responsibilities; delegates to and empowers others; removes obstacles; allows for and contributes needed resources; coordinates work efforts when necessary; monitors progress.
Environmental Systems Management – The development and implementation of an (ISO 14001) environmental management system (EMS) promoting the continual improvement of environmental performance. The EMS should support the deployment and implementation of internal policies and procedures, the achievement of environmental objectives (site, business unit and corporate), and the minimization of our environmental impacts. The EMS ensures that we meet customer requirements related to environmental management. The functional ability to operate within the Information Technology System is integral to an effective EMS. The EMS should be structured in a manner that will facilitate the integration of a safety management system.
Control of Hazardous Substances – Control of Hazardous Substances requires knowledge of HAZWOPER (Hazardous Waste Operations & Emergency Response) basics, Global Harmonization, SDS (Safety Data Sheets), chemical labeling requirements, spill reporting, control methods, spill prevention, and chemical exposure.
Incident Investigation – The method of reporting the occurrence of an occupational injury/illness, near hit, or property damage. Incident investigations determine how and why these failures occur. Employees should be able to perform a thorough, effective incident investigation including root cause analysis, 5-why analysis and development of effective corrective actions.
Health and Safety Management Systems – An Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) management system provides a framework for managing OHS responsibilities so they become more efficient and more integrated into overall business operations. OHS management systems are based on standards that specify a process of achieving continuously improved OHS performance and compliance with legislation.
Health & Safety Professional Knowledge (Inlcuding Regulatory Compliance) – Health & Safety Professional Knowledge relates to having comprehensive knowledge of occupational safety and health compliance. Regulatory compliance deals with the regulatory requirements imposed on industry by local, state, provincial, national, and international organizations.Detailed understanding of how the provisions of the regulations, as applicable may be implemented in the workplace, rights and responsibilities under the various acts/ regulations/ rules, the appeals process, record keeping (OSHA), and Voluntary Protection Programs (OSHA). Understanding of general industry standards and the requirements of the more frequently referenced standards.
Environmental Auditing – Environmental auditing is the process of evaluating conformance/compliance with established regulatory, ISO 14001, and internal requirements. The effectiveness of an internal audit program is almost entirely dependent upon the skills, training, and experience of the Audit Team Leader and Audit Team members. Auditors should be functionally aware of all areas of environmental management and possess an expert level understanding of the criteria to which they are auditing. Where applicable, the audit program should be structured in a manner that will facilitate the integration of safety management system audits.
5 to 10 years of relevant work experience, with leadership experience, required. Manufacturing background preferred.
Excellent conflict resolution and influencing skills required.
Previous experience in HSE Training and Development.
High level of communication skills and experience communicating at many levels within an organization.
Strong background in both safety and environmental.
Previous experience managing a team, preferred.
Additional Job Duties
Ability to learn ISO50001 and ISO14001 energy certification
Member of the Site Emergency Reponses Team (ERT)
Primary contact for Blockline (Machining) HSE assistance
Education, Licenses, Certifications
College, university, or equivalent degree in Engineering or a related technical or scientific field required.
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