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Shaw Industries Inc EHS Manager in Dalton, Georgia

Job Title

EHS Manager

Position Overview

Job Title: EHS Manager

Position Overview: Develop, manage, and provide oversight for all environmental and safety programs at Plants 81 and 1. Ensure that the facilities comply with all federal, state, and local environmental and safety regulations, Shaw policies, procedures and best practices.


  • Administer all plant specific EHS elements that relate to the Shaw Management System (SMS) within the facility.

  • Develop, manage and take ownership of all SAFE system and safety compliance related elements that are applicable to the facility.

  • Create safety programs for the facility that are consistent with corporate programs and systems.

  • Serve as the liaison between facility management and Corporate Risk Management to ensure effective EHS programs are in place and that all necessary training is being conducted.

  • Serve as the site expert on incident investigations related to associate injuries, near misses, property damage, etc.

  • Provide analysis of all data related to EHS performance at the facility. This includes analysis of injury trends, first aids, near miss incidents, environmental permits, etc. Develop metrics to track and report to plant management.

  • Manage all life safety program elements to include life safety code implementation, property insurance management, FM Global inspections, Fire Department visits, etc.

  • Become a proficient user of Shaw’s RMIS. Train appropriate personnel as needed to enter incident information. Monitor as necessary to ensure action items are completed, and all data has been entered.

  • Serve as site administrator for the HSI SDS system. Champion the site chemical approval process within the system. Ensure that all new chemicals introduced are approved through the proper channels prior to introduction in the work environment.

  • Conduct routine EHS and system audits to ensure compliance and support continuous improvement. Report any concerns to appropriate facility and corporate resources.

  • Develop and implement applicable programs as outlined by the Shaw Environmental Handbook as well as other environmental regulatory programs applicable to the facilities.

  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Plant Manager.

    Required Competencies

  • Build Trusting Relationships

  • Deliver Compelling Communication

  • Drive Results

  • Lead Change

  • Make Effective Decisions

    Requirements and Education

  • 4-year degree in Engineering, Environmental Science, Safety, or a related field

  • 1+ years experience as an EHS Manager or in a related field

  • Must possess excellent interpersonal, communication, organizational and leadership skills

  • Must be capable of successfully managing multiple projects

    Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to work in an environment where temperatures can reach 90+ degrees

  • Must be able to stand and/or sit for 8 hours per day

  • Must be able to receive and understand oral, written, or visual communication from others

  • Must be able to speak to groups of individuals

  • Must be able to climb ladders and stairs to inspect equipment

Work Shift

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 .

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