PSM Specialist

PPG Industries, Inc. Barberton , OH 44203

Posted 2 months ago

Key Responsibilities:

Provide technical assistance and coordination for the OSHA Process Safety Management (PSM) and EPA Risk Management Plan for the facility. Specific areas of responsibility: schedule and facilitate Process Hazard Analysis and revalidations; ensure Process Safety Information (PSI) is effectively maintained for affected processes; oversight of Mechanical Integrity (MI) and Management of Change (MOC) programs; develop and conduct PSM training for key PSM disciplines and coordinate regulatory inspections and audits. Other areas of focus will include: promote and coordinate employee participation in PSM elements; administer action item tracking for associate PSM programs; champion new technology and design that will minimize chemical hazard risk and mitigate consequences of chemical hazard releases support in the identification and assessment of major hazards; provide guidance to the PSM Committee and implement PSM recommendations, procedures changes, etc.

Experience and Education

B.S. in Chemical Engineering, safety or related science, coupled with a minimum of 3 years of experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably chemical facility.

Functional and Technical Skills

A technical background in manufacturing with excellent coordination abilities, knowledge of OSHA PSM Standards and EPA RMP (Risk Management Program) regulations, sound understanding of engineering principles of qualitative and quantitative risk analysis/assessment, interpersonal, verbal and written communications and presentation skills is required. It is desirable to have a significant background in process hazards studies.

PPG: We protect and beautify the world.

At PPG, we work every day to develop and deliver the paints, coatings and materials that our customers have trusted for more than 130 years. Through dedication and creativity, we solve our customers' biggest challenges, collaborating closely to find the right path forward.

With headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate and innovate in more than 70 countries. We serve customers in construction, consumer products, industrial and transportation markets and aftermarkets. To learn more, visit and follow @ PPG on Twitter.

Why join us:

With PPG, you will find meaning in your work every day, and engage in opportunities that will shape you, personally and professionally.

  • Your personal strengths will empower you to succeed and make an impact from day one.

  • You will be inspired to learn and grow, and to get the support you need to identify and achieve your boldest career aspirations.

  • Your passion to excel will be fueled by your connection to world-class partners, industry experts, the best and brightest colleagues, and future forward technologies.

  • Your contributions will not only meet the challenges of our global customers, but help theme propel their industries forward.

  • You will be welcomed into a culture where everyone's ideas and contributions are valued and encouraged.

Just like you, we are driven to make a difference in our world.

PPG prides itself on the quality of its employees and as such, candidates who receive a job offer will be required to successfully pass a hair drug/toxins test and a background check.

PPG offers an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected status.

PPG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. You may request a copy of PPG's affirmative action plan by emailing

To read more about Equal Employment Opportunity please see attached links:

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