PDS Tech, Inc. Jobs

Mobile pds Logo

Job Information

PDS Tech Inc Environmental Health & Safety Specialist in Ridgeville, South Carolina

PDS Tech is currently recruiting for an EHS Specialist in Ridgeville, SC!

The Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) Specialist provides high-level environmental, health and safety support to the manufacturing environment.

  • Provide leadership and direction to plan, develop, administer and manage organization safety policies, programs and training with respect to “ON” / “OFF” site emergency preparedness

  • Identify recurring problems; research, evaluate, and recommend changes to technology, equipment, systems, or processes that will improve the organization's H&S performance as well mitigate any kind of risk

  • Provide the business with strategic, pragmatic solutions through innovation, new concepts, continuous improvement and self-challenge to drive the plant to a fully embraced and secure environmental culture

  • Collate and analyze health and safety data pertaining to the system performance in order to ensure continual improvement at all times

  • Maintain cordial relationship with employees on matters pertaining to safety practices and legislation

  • Plans, develops and manages company policies for adhering to local, state and federal environment, health and safety regulations as well as quality requirements.

  • Designs and develops facilities, work areas and work procedures including leading all 5S initiatives, job hazardous analysis, work area layouts, ergonomic work evaluations, etc.

  • Prepare and update environmental, health and safety policies, manuals and training.

  • Ensures compliance with all environmental, health and safety regulations particularly SDS, HAZMAT and OSHA, owns associated audits

  • Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility.

  • Responsible for resolving escalated issues arising from operations or safety concerns and requiring coordination with other departments.

  • Ensures all Team Members and new Team Members completes Annual Compliance Training.

  • Conducts accident investigation and safety tours.

  • Ensures Environmental ISO14001 compliance.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in occupational health, safety, or other related field preferred

  • 3 years related safety experience (or)Associate’s degree in occupational health, safety, or other related field

  • 5 years related safety experience

  • Experience leading 5S initiatives, job hazard analyses, work area layouts, etc. (Preferred)

  • OSHA 30 Certification

  • Excellent organizational and motivational skills

  • Excellent attention to detail and observation ability

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities

  • Must be capable of multi-tasking

  • Plant start-up experience

  • Able to successfully pass a background check and drug screen

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.