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Compliance and Safety Manager in Philadelphia, PA at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 9/12/2018

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Job Description

Veolia Water Technologies Dayton is currently seeking a Compliance and Safety Manager to work in the Morrisville Pennsylvania area.
Veolia Water Technologies Dayton is a full-service industrial water management company with a focus on a cost effective blend of service, chemistry and equipment technologies. With our balanced process management approach to water-related issues, we are able to create and implement innovative, sustainable, custom water solutions that reduce the overall cost of operation and compliance. Veolia Water Technologies, an industry leader in providing water and wastewater solutions to industrial and municipal customers. Veolia Water Technologies is a Veolia company. Veolia provides water services through public-private partnerships and industrial outsourcing agreements and is comprised of the top water professionals in every corner of the globe. Our parent company, Veolia Environnement (VE), is a world leader in environmental services. VE is based in France and is comprised of four business segments that serve the environmental needs of customers globally: Veolia Water, Veolia Environmental Services, and Veolia Energy. 

This position will be responsible for managing a laboratory and will also be responsible for all environmental and safety compliance. A successful candidate must possess laboratory testing knowledge, as well as have experience in Safety and Environmental Management.  

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Management of onsite laboratory that includes management of personnel, ordering of reagents, and verifying that equipment is operational and accurate
  • Determine the appropriate laboratory analytical methods
  • Interpret analytical results
  • Assist in determining process parameters based on analytical results
  • Optimize laboratory analysis plans
  • Quality control of lab analysis
  • Provide laboratory analysis quality plan and procedures
  •  Insure analytical data is collected and documented accurately
  • Communications and scheduling with contracted laboratories
  • Insure all applicable health and safety policies are followed
  • Conduct weekly safety meetings
  • Lead Safety Committee meetings
  • Conduct Safety audits
  • Conduct Health and Safety Trainings
  • Complete accident investigation and complete all required forms as required.
  • Communication with client of Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s)
  • Perform data collection and update spreadsheets and graphs of KPI’s
  • Utilize laboratory test results (internal and external), evaluate data for potential errors and recommend a course of action to address any compliance issue.
  • Utilize analytical skills to recommend process changes in the plant.
  • Work in partnership with the Operations Manager and the Maintenance Manager to develop plans and to execute them.
  • Manage site environmental permits for waste, water, and air
  • Coordinate waste shipments
  • Conduct necessary environmental trainings
  • Conduct environmental audits
  • Assist the plant in process troubleshooting
  • Coordinate SOP development
  • Lead Contractor Safety program and ensure contractor compliance
  • Evaluate the housekeeping status of all areas of the plant and address issues with the other Plant leaders
  • Ensure that the Safety of all employees is the #1 priority 
  • Utilize authority to address safety issues and if necessary, write up and / or remove personnel from site for safety violations.

Job Requirements

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor Degree in Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Chemistry, Environmental Science or a (4) year degree with (5) years experience in a laboratory setting, water management or environmental engineering.
  • Must be proficient with MS Office.
  • 2 - 5 years of related work experience.

VWS offers you a competitive compensation and benefits package, along with a dynamic work environment.  We offer challenging projects and training to ensure you success.