Kforce Manager of Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) in Round Lake, Illinois

Kforce has a client seeking a Manager of Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) in Round Lake, IL. Responsibilities:

  • Develop, implement, manage, and/or ensure compliance for Environmental, Safety, and industrial hygiene compliance programs

  • Evaluate and act upon new environmental & safety regulations

  • Manage site activities which impact areas of environmental and/or safety compliance with Federal, State, or Local regulations

  • In collaboration with management, assist in developing and implementing site policies concerning environmental and safety issues

  • Monitor and direct the facility regarding new air permits related to operations and construction

  • Negotiate and secure contracts for hazardous and non hazardous waste disposal

  • Supervise and provide technical guidance to the Documentation Specialist, Environmental & Safety Associate, and Environmental & Safety Specialist

  • Primary contact for regulatory agencies such as EPA and OSHA for inspections, permitting, and reporting

  • B.S. degree in Environmental, Safety or related field, plus M.S. Degree in Environmental or Safety Engineering or Technology (5-7 years of advanced experience may be substituted)

  • Minimum of 5-7 years experience which should include 3-5 years of supervisory experience

  • Must be conversant in EPA, OSHA, and DOT regulations

  • Must hold a registered professional certification in the environmental or safety field (i.e. CHMM, CSP, or CIH)

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.Compensation Type:Years