The Clorox Company Safety, Health and Environmental Manager in Wheeling, Illinois

Leadership role within a foods plant. The role is responsible for developing and implementing safety and health programs at the Wheeling site and ensuring compliance with our environmental programs. Will work closely with everyone onsite to develop a culture where "SAFETY IS A CORE VALUE". Will be a part of the leadership team and report to the APM.

Make your mark

At Clorox, we build big brands that make everyday life better, every day. We value our differences, and challenge each other to think and act boldly. We try new things, succeed, fail and keep learning. We work hard, and have busy personal lives. And we're all able to make a positive impact -- at Clorox, in our communities, and in the lives of millions of people who invite us into their homes. Make your mark and help us drive Good Growth -- growth that is profitable, sustainable and responsible.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide day to day leadership around Safety and Health. Help develop a safety culture that engages everyone and sees "Safety as a Core Value".

  • Ensure compliance with OSHA and environmental regulations.

  • Develop an hourly safety coordinator role and develop the individual in that role.

  • Develop a safety pillar team that leads safety across all areas and shifts

  • Active member of the leadership team.

  • Supports new product initiatives, capital plans, and project to ensure safety and environmental compliance.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma from an accredited institution

  • 3 years of experience in a Safety, Health and Environmental role.

  • 3 years of experience in a manufacturing environment.

  • 2 years of experience in a leadership role.

  • Position will require the candidate to be in manufacturing environment with rotating equipment, elevated surfaces, temperature variations etc.

  • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Safety, Health or engineering from an accredited institution

  • 5 years of experience in a SH&E role.

  • Experience with waste water and storm water management

  • Hands-on skills related to OSHA compliance and developing safety programs.

  • Demonstrated, proven ability to lead and develop individuals and teams alike.

  • Ability to drive sustained culture improvements and empower the workforce.

  • Capability to understand and perform root cause analysis and problem resolution.

  • Ability to plan, organize and prioritize work based on business needs and resources.

  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively interact, influence, and communicate with multiple levels of the organization.

  • Experience with operating and expense budget development and management.

  • Proficient in computer skills such as Word, Excel, Access, etc.

More about Clorox

The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) is a leading multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer and professional products with 8,700 employees worldwide and fiscal year 2017 sales of $6 billion. In addition to our namesake bleach and cleaning products, we market some of the most trusted and recognized consumer brand names, including:

  • Brita® water-filtration products

  • Burt's Bees® natural personal care products

  • Fresh Step® cat litter

  • Glad® bags, wraps and containers

  • Hidden Valley® dressings and sauces

  • Kingsford® charcoal

  • Liquid Plumr® clog removers

  • Pine-Sol® cleaners

  • RenewLife® digestive health products

  • Rainbow Light®, Natural Vitality®, Neocell® and Stop Aging Now® dietary supplements

  • Professional services: Clorox Healthcare® and Clorox Commercial Solutions®

More than 80% of our sales are generated from brands that hold the No. 1 or No. 2 market share positions in their categories.

Making a positive impact

Clorox is a signatory of the United Nations Global Compact, a community of global leaders committed to sustainability. We've been broadly recognized for our corporate responsibility efforts, most notably being named to the Drucker Institute's 2017 Management Top 250 list, The Just 100: America's Top Corporate Citizens list, CR Magazine's 2018 Best Corporate Citizens list and the first sector-neutral Bloomberg Gender Equality Index in 2018.

We also support our communities, and, in FY2017, contributed $11 million in combined cash grants, product donations and cause marketing.

The Clorox Company and its subsidiaries is an EEO/AA/Protected Veteran/Disabled/LGBT employer.

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