Kforce has a client that is seeking a Safety/Environmental Engineer in Bellwood, Illinois (IL).
Summary: The Safety/Environmental Engineer performs professional safety and environmental engineering work in order to provide a clean, safe and healthy work environment. The work requires a professional knowledge of the principles, methods and techniques of engineering concerned with facilities and systems for controlling pollution, maintaining a safe environment and protecting quality of resources and the environment.
Prepares and submits various regulatory required environmental reports, including but not limited to CAA Title-V, Sara Title III, EPCRA, CERCLA, NPDES, Local Discharge Permits to Municipal POTW), and emissions reduction reports
Manages the ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS). Including review and updates to environmental policies and procedures
Site responsibility for any out of control condition reporting
Coordinate with WHQ resources as appropriate to respond to regulatory requests
Completes audits and recommends continuous improvement activities for the safety and ISO 14001 environmental programs
Participates in internal and external audits as well as assisting in the remediation of any findings
Manages Safety Management System (SMS). Including review and updates to safety policies and procedures
Prepares and submits various regulatory required safety reports, including but not limited annual injury summary, corporate safety score submissions and Global Safety Framework updates
Provides oversight and actively participates in the plant emergency response organization, by attending regularly scheduled meeting, preparing training, coordinating response drill and practice exercises
Bachelor's degree in Environmental Engineering, Health and Safety, Chemistry or related field of study from a four-year accredited institution
Two years related experience and training in industrial health, safety environment.
Thorough understanding of OSHA and EPA regulations
Thorough understanding of Workers Compensation
Verbal and written communication skills for both internal and external customers
Team building and motivation skills
Thorough understanding of Governmental Laws and Regulations
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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