Pepsico Newport News , VA 23606
Auto req ID: 151268BR
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What you'll do:
The EHS Associate Manager contributes to the success of the Pepsi North America Beverages by ensuring regulatory compliance (OSHA, EPA, and DOT), accident prevention, and after injury management. Reporting to the Regional EHS Manager, you will work to support the NAB EHS Management System at the Newport News Manufacturing & Warehouse location. We are looking for a subject matter expert in employee safety who is highly skilled at implementing processes that will lead to sustained EHS performance improvements.
You'll be responsible for deploying, implementing, and leading the EHS agenda, by supporting the Senior Management team with integration of Safety and Environmental, prevention, workers' compensation and regulatory compliance into everyday work life. The M&W EHS Manager has responsibility to analyze accident data, develop and implement actionable safety and environmental solutions. You'll provide collaborative, proactive, and creative problem solving ability to develop best-in-class EHS programs for the improvement of the overall EHS strategy at Newport News in the areas of M&W (Manufacturing and Warehouse).
Major Tasks, Key Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities:
Implement and execute the Pepsi - North American Beverages EHS policies and procedures, and all federal, state, and local OSHA/EPA/ (i.e. Lockout, Haz Com, Machine Safety, SARA, RCRA, etc.)
Manage local EHS budget
Lead the development and implementation of the EHS Annual Operating Plans and EHS Action Plans for the location
Achieve annual targets rates for Lost Time, Recordable, Severity, and Environmental
Ensure compliance with applicable occupational safety and environmental regulations
Develop, implement, execute, and manage strategies to prevent workplace injuries, and environmental incidents
Demonstrate solid employee relations experience, interpersonal and verbal/written communication skills
Display strong problem solving, organizational and analytical skills
Demonstrate professional maturity and ability to act as a change leader by influencing all levels of the organization to drive continuous improvement in safety performance
Conduct EHS activities such as training/auditing/assessing to ensure ongoing compliance with regulatory agency requirements, Zero Zone Management System standards, and internal PepsiCo EHS procedures
Perform risk assessments and assist in the implementation of effective physical and/ or behavioral control measures. Recognize and verify the effectiveness of in-place control measures
Identify unsafe equipment operation and conditions while demonstrating knowledge of appropriate corrective action for unsafe conditions or equipment use
Exercise a leadership, coordination, and communication role with the location leadership to drive continuous EHS improvement across the location
Complete root cause analyses and develop corrective action plans to address root basic causes and management system weak-spots through the use of industry-recognized cause analysis techniques (5-Why, 8-D, etc.)
What you'll bring:
Bachelor's Degree with at least 5 years' work experience in EHS
Effective communication and interpersonal skills including public speaking skills and presence in meetings and training environments
Your ability to work collaboratively with colleagues to build a results driven, team oriented environment
Safety management experience in a related industry, including consumer packaged goods, distribution/transportation, manufacturing or grocery industry
Safety degree and/or related certification
Knowledge and experience with EHS Management systems and their deployment
CSP, CIH, and/or CHMM desirable
Relocation Eligible: Eligible for Limited Relocation
Job Type: Regular
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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