Shaw Industries Inc EHS Technician - 1st Shift in Chickamauga, Georgia
EHS Technician - 1st Shift
Under the direction of the Environmental, Health, Safety (EHS) Manager, the EHS Technician will 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.
Monitors site conditions, practices, and procedures for compliance with health and safety requirements per Plant SI/SP Safety Policy, Risk Management Procedures and OSHA Standards
Working knowledge of all SAFE system programs, the Environmental Handbook and SMS
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
Performs routine safety and environmental inspections and follows-up to ensure proper action has been taken
Perform additional functions to health and safety activities
Demonstrate safe work practices and avoid unsafe behaviors
Coordinate Shift Safety Committee efforts
Maintain and monitor facility SDSs in the HSI system and periodically audit to verify accuracy
Update Safety website regularly
Perform SAFE system compliance audits and tasks which may include but is not limited to the following:
Fire systems (riser checks, fire doors, extinguishers, sprinkler inspections, alarms, exits, evacuation maps, fire system testing, etc.)
Eyewash and Shower inspections
Fall protection equipment
LOTO Audit Form
Hoist and Gantry inspections
Confined Space reviews
Hot Work Permits / Fire watch
Perform Environmental system compliance audits and tasks which may include but are not limited to the following:
Waste Storage and accumulation area inspections. Responsible for the waste logs and inventory
Chemical Storage / Containment / Spill equipment inspections
Coordination of wastewater sampling
Pollution control equipment inspections
Coordinate visits related to the safety eye glass program and the safety shoe program
Participate in the Incident Investigation process and follow up on corrective actions
Assist FM Global with facility inspections
Assist the EHS Manager in maintaining an accurate inventory of all SARA Title III reportable chemicals and their quantities
Monitor contractor safety and adherence to Shaw requirements.
Other duties as assigned by Department Manager
Apply Work Standards
- High School diploma or GED equivalency
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Proficient with Gmail, Google Sheets, Docs, Slides & Forms
Strong organization skills and attention to detail
Familiar with Federal, State and OSHA regulations
Ability to work within a team or independently as required
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
Must be able to obtain the following training/certifications within 3 months of obtaining the position.
OSHA 30 hr General Industry certification and/or related safety certification
Fall Protection Competent Person certification
CPR/First Aid certified by the American Red Cross
Hoisting and Rigging Authorizing Person certification
Must possess a valid driver’s license and have a satisfactory driving record
Rate: Salary NonExempt Grade 03
8 hour, day shift
Shaw is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation. It is our policy to recruit, hire, train, and promote individuals in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, gender identity, or any other legally protected status.
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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