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EHS&S Senior Manager in Kent, WA at Davis Wire

Date Posted: 2/26/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Kent, WA
  • Experience:
    At least 8 year(s)
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

The Position

The Environment, Health, Safety and Security (EHSS) Senior Manager will be responsible for implementation of the Heico EHSS Management System at two production sites within the Heico Metal Processing Group.  The position will be based in one of two locations; 5555 Irwindale Avenue, Irwindale, CA or at the 19411 80th Avenue South Kent, WA facility and will be required to work at the none-base location approximately 50% of the time.  The successful manager will support operations and implement the EHSS system both directly, through the management of site-level EHS specialists and leverage of business level or corporate level functional resources.   This position must be an effective liaison and influencer with senior site and business leadership, corporate EHSS and site level customers. This position will have duel reporting responsibilities directly and functionally to the US Wire EHSS Director and administratively to an operations leader at the base site.  In addition to formal reporting lines, this position will maintain a strong customer relationship with Irwindale and Kent US Wire leadership and workforce.

Job Description

Key responsibilities for this role are as follows:

  • Develops, implements and maintains effective EHSS programs necessary to comply with applicable regulations, Heico EHSS management system and US Wire or site program expectations and strategy
  • Maintain a liaison and direct support role with senior site and business leadership; The ability to balance a customer service role and governance role is a critical aspect of this responsibility
  • Manage, coach, support and develop site EHSS resources to ensure effective performance for tasks and responsibilities within the capabilities of the site personnel
  • Hands-on site support and service for EHSS tasks and responsibilities that are outside the capabilities or experience of site personnel
  • Not a consultant/auditor role, a hands-on resource accountable for site-level EHSS performance through the application of leadership skills, systems principles and technical expertise
  • Collaboration with corporate and US Wire EHSS staff in the development and continuous improvement of the management system, EHSS services and EHSS tools
  • Facilitate and teach EHSS incident investigation and root cause analysis.  Participates and/or lead near miss/accident/unsafe act/condition investigations and development of corrective actions
  • Minimum 8 years industrial environmental, health and safety experience, including a minimum of 3 years at the senior role, in a heavy manufacturing environment.
  • Bachelor’s degree in health and safety or environmental disciplines.  Advanced functional certification (e.g. CSP) enhanced by significant practical experience will be considered alternative to bachelor level academic qualifications.
  • Travel 50 percent - between Kent, WA and Irwindale, CA

Key Competencies

  • Action Oriented
  • Customer focus
  • Developing Direct Reports
  • Functional/technical skills
  • Integrity and trust
  • Managerial courage
  • Organizational agility
  • Problem solving
  • Verbal & Written communications