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EH&S Manager - Austin in Austin, TX at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 11/14/2018

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Job Description

Veolia offers the most complete range of environmental solutions to meet the challenges of cities, governments, campuses, businesses and industries. Our network of talent and hands-on know-how is unique and unrivaled.
We help our customers address their environmental and sustainability challenges in energy, water and waste. That means improving our clients' energy efficiency, better managing their water and wastewater, and recovering resources from their wastes. We do this in a safe, cost-effective and innovative manner for more than 550 communities and more than 30,000 businesses, campuses and organizations throughout North America.

Our Gulf Coast branch provides services for our customers located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma and Texas. Within the Gulf Coast branch, Veolia operates a hazardous waste incinerator in Port Arthur, TX, a service center in Baytown, TX and a service center in College Park, GA. The Gulf Coast branch offers the following services: Lab Chemical Services, On-Site Services, Transportation, Household Hazardous Waste, Reactive Chemicals, Remediation, Training Services, Specialty Services, Drum Management, Incineration, Fuels Blending, Recycling and Radioactive Waste Management.


Job Summary:
The Environmental, Health, & Safety Manager has the responsibility for reviewing, evaluating, and analyzing the work environment and for designing programs and procedures to control, eliminate, and prevent disease or injury.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


Oversee 2 safety supervisors


Ensures compliance with Federal and State regulations, corporate mandated policies, and procedures in Environmental, Health, and Safety.


Administers facility and distribution center DOT Hazardous Materials program.




Manages OSHA compliance activities for general industry, including program evaluation and development, training, process safety management, BRI safety processes, and emergency response training.




Reduces liability within the facility and ensure all safety and environmental recommendations are completed and documented




Manages monthly Safety Steering Committee and Supervisors safety meetings to improve plant safety.


Compiles process safety information for each covered process and keep readily accessible to process employees and management as well as updated on an annual basis.

Job Requirements

Education/Experience:
• BS in Chemistry or related discipline or equivalent work experience required
• 5 to 8 years in the hazardous waste industry preferred
• Minimum of 3 years supervisory experience


EHS-related certification(s) preferred.


Knowledge, Skills and Ability:
• Extensive knowledge in health, safety, environment, transportation methodologies
• Computer proficient
• Strong team player
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Time management: the ability to organize and manage multiple deadlines
• Strong customer orientation
• Ability to effectively present information
• Strong supervisory and leadership skills
• Ability to create & prepare reports as necessary

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