Shaw Industries Inc EHS Technician in Aiken, South Carolina
Shaw Industries is looking for an EHS Technician to support facility EHS operations by completing critical tasks designed to promote compliance with Environmental, Health and Safety regulations, Shaw Management System (SMS), requirements, and general industry Best Practice.
Shaw Industries Group, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, and is a global leader in delivering carpet, hardwood, tile & stone, laminate, synthetic turf, and other specialty products to residential and commercial markets worldwide. We are committed to creating a better future for our customers, our people, our company, and our communities.
Performs routine safety and environmental inspections. Prepares and submits detailed reports to department managers for corrective action to be taken or maintenance to be performed. Follows-up to ensure proper action has been taken
Work with EHS Manager and Training Department to accomplish goals of all SAFE system programs and Environmental Handbook
Be an EHS expert and resource for plant Safety Champions, facility ergonomic committees as well as Safety Leadership Organization.
Maintain all documentation and required metrics for any Safety recognition. Reports any concerns to Safety Leadership Organization
Record safety and environmental data and compile it into reports for Management Team
Serves as a source of information on health and safety issues to hourly employees
Coordinate and develop training & drills for PEO Team
Conduct New Hire Safety Training per SMS requirements
Partner with Maintenance and Plant Engineering to ensure EHS work orders are addressed
Maintain and monitor SDS’s in the SAFETEC system and partner with plant training to ensure effective training is held and associates are educated appropriately
Provide Contractor Safety reviews, issue non-routine work permits, Hot Work permits, Confine Space Entry permits, etc. as needed to support plant maintenance functions
Serve an active role in the incident investigation process and root cause analysis
Maintain paperwork for shipments of facility non-hazardous, hazardous and universal chemical waste.
All other responsibilities as assigned by EHS manager
High School Diploma or GED
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Google
OSHA 30-hour course completion-or position in EHS with understanding of basic OSHA requirements
Associate degree or 2-3 years’ experience working in a manufacturing environment where safety was at least 40% of job
DOT Hazardous Waste Training completion
Visible Emission Certification
Familiar with Federal, State and OSHA regulations
Conditions involve working around equipment that emits loud noises, hot and damp environments and forklift traffic. All safety training and PPE is provided.
Must be able to work in hot/cold environments; work alternating schedules/shifts to cover plant needs; ability to climb several flights of stairs; ability to lift/carry 20 pounds; wear all required PPE.
Medical, dental, vision insurance and Pet insurance
Life insurance and disability coverage
Employee assistance program
Health savings account
Paid Time Off
401K and Retirement Plans
Product discounts for employees
Gym membership discounts
Shaw Family Health Center (Dalton, GA, and Cartersville, GA, locations)
And much more.
8 Hr non-rotating shift, Hrs fall to in punch day, Observed Calendar, shift starts AM
Shaw Industries is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, gender identity, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, protected veteran status, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.
As we continue to monitor the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), we might determine the need to postpone in-person interviews to ensure the health and safety of our associates, candidates, and the community. In this case, we can accommodate with a phone or video interview, and will schedule an in-person interview for a later date. The method by which you interview does not impact your standing as a candidate for this position.
Shaw Industries Group, Inc. is more than a flooring company – we are 22,000 people united in our vision of creating a better future for our customers, for our people, for our community and for our company. We provide carpet, resilient, hardwood, tile & stone, laminate, synthetic turf and other specialty items for residential and commercial markets worldwide. We meet diverse customer needs through an expansive portfolio of brands, including: Anderson Tuftex , COREtec , Patcraft , Philadelphia Commercial, Shaw Contract, Shaw Floors, Shaw Hospitality, Shaw Sports Turf, Southwest Greens, USFloors and more.
Headquartered in Dalton, Georgia, Shaw is a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway with nearly $6 billion in annual revenue and representation throughout the U.S., as well as in Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, France, Great Britain, India, Mexico, Scotland, Singapore and the United Arab Emirates. For more information about our company brands, operations and community involvement, visit www.shawinc.com .
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