Environmental Health and Safety Field Advisor

Location: Minneapolis, MN
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $80,000.00 - $100,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 11/2/2017
Job ID: 02531380
Job Description
Our client is a Fortune 100 Company, providing solutions for buildings in the areas of HVAC, Fire Safety and Security Systems. The Environmental Health and Safety Field Advisor will support the Midwest region, ideally based in the Minneapolis area. The Environmental Health and Safety Field Advisor will travel to customer sites to identify potential risks.

Responsibilities of the Environmental Health and Safety Field Advisor include:
  • Travel to customer sites to ensure compliance with company requirements and EHS legislation
  • Audits facilities to ensure that they are in compliance with statutory and corporate requirements and approved risk management plans
  • Promotes a culture of a safe working environment by educating company employees and sub-contractors
  • Identifies necessary actions to maintain EH&S Certification to OHSAS 18001/ISO 45001
  • Conducts regular reviews of service contracts and projects in the Midwest region
  • Strives for continuous improvement of EH&S practices
Requirements for Environmental Health and Safety Field Advisor:
  • Bachelor's degree in Environmental Health, Safety, Industrial Hygiene or Environmental or Engineering
  • 5-10 years of experience in an EHS role, with some of that experience in a field role
  • Ability to travel 50-75% of the time in the Midwest region
  • Knowledge of safety legislation and management systems a must
  • Strong technical background
  • Green Belt Certification or willingness to obtain that certification
  • Proven experience in continuous improvement and change management