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EHS Site Lead (Field Based)

Environmental Resources Management, Inc.
Syracuse, NY 13202
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ERM is hiring an Environmental, Health & Safety Site Lead in Southwestern Albany, NY. The EHS Manager will oversee the sites EHS Programs for a consumer health-manufacturing site. This is a full-time, consulting role with a duration of 4-6 months and possibility of renewal.


  • Support H&S programs such as ergonomics, machine safety, workplace transport, incident investigation, root cause analysis and CAPA development and closure.
  • Liaise between internal clients to ensure the delivery of quality results
  • Provide feedback of group deliverables within an EHS context.
  • Communicate with corporate leadership as required (e.g weekly, monthly)
  • Support team to monitor that safety training programs for plant personnel are conducted and are effective and in compliance with regulatory agency and SMI / MTI requirements.
  • Review plant Workers' compensation claims to help ensure that these are addressed in a timely manner and compliance requirements are followed. Represents SMI at related legal proceedings as required. Ensure coordination of restricted duty assignments for both work and non-work related disability cases.
  • Oversee/ support plant safety inspection programs identifying potential safety hazards and ensure timely correction of all items noted.
  • Coordinate and participate in investigations for injuries, near miss incidents and property damage incidents.
  • Develop safety-related policies and procedures that are aligned to SMI / MTI philosophy and legally complaint.
  • Ensure contractor safety program (including periodic inspections and correction of violations) meets regulatory and company requirements.
  • Administer effective safety orientation programs.
  • Conduct safety analyses on job functions and work with site management and employees to reduce risk.
  • Conduct thorough investigation of any environmental issues that arise.
  • Oversee/ support plant environmental inspection programs to proactively ensure compliance by addressing any issues.
  • Monitor plant compliance to regulatory permit requirements.
  • Monitor plant wastewater treatment process with respect to meeting regulatory requirements.
  • Provide effective environmental awareness training for plant personnel.
  • Interface with regulatory agencies to conduct site audits and assist in negotiation of permit requirements (including permit closure/ surrender).


  • 7-10 years of significant experience leading people and sites
  • Bachelors degree in EHS or related field
  • CSP or CIH preferred
  • Ability to drive the project and engage groups amidst many other competing priorities.
  • Possess EHS skills that identify when group deliverables are robust or lacking and have the ability to provide relevant feedback.
  • Experience with ISO14001 and ISO45001 is preferred.
  • Good communication, writing, and computer skills are essential.
  • Experience with health, safety and environmental and regulations.
  • Ability to work onsite 40-hours per week in the East Durham, NY area.
  • Valid drivers license is required.
  • Ability to lift between 50 and 100 pounds is preferred.
  • A working knowledge of basic computer systems, including Microsoft Word and Excel is required.

Posted: 2021-06-08 Expires: 2021-07-07
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