Georgia-Pacific is seeking a Health and Safety Manager to provide leadership and presence at our Wheatfield, IN union facility. The H&S Manager provides leadership and direction by collaborating with front-line leaders and business partners to develop H&S strategies aligning with Georgia-Pacific’s visions. H&S Managers are dedicated to developing and mentoring the production team relating to H&S. Value is created by ensuring risk is aggressively identified and mitigated. The H&S Manager will report directly to the Facility Manager, with a dotted-line relationship to the Division H&S Manager.
The Georgia-Pacific facility in Wheatfield, IN produces a variety of gypsum wallboard products. Tacoma has a team-based environment whose members work collaboratively to produce high-quality building products. To learn more about our Building Products division, visit www.buildgp.com. To learn more about our gypsum products, visit www.gpgypsum.com.
A Day In The Life Typically Includes:
Providing leadership and direction in establishing and achieving a meaningful H&S vision and effective strategies through management commitment and employee ownership
Ensuring leaders and employees are trained and equipped to manage safety
Facilitating H&S ownership and accountability by the line organization
Sharing and seeking out knowledge
Ensuring change is identified and proactively and effectively managed
Driving continuous improvement by leveraging tools and activities, including: self-assessments and audit processes; incident/near miss investigations; metrics and targets and periodic reviews of performance, culture, and talent
Communicating facility H&S vision, strategies, and performance to internal and external stakeholders
Assisting in return-to-work strategy implementation
Utilizing training and development plans to grow H&S knowledge and skills
Ensuring people, property and information of Georgia-Pacific are protected through strict compliance with Georgia-Pacific’s Security Standard
Working with Corporate Security to identify and mitigate security risks
What You Will Need:
Bachelor's degree or higher
Three (3) or more years of H&S experience in an industrial, manufacturing, or chemical process environment OR a current Georgia Pacific ELP
What Will Put You Ahead?
Bachelor's degree in Safety, Industrial Hygiene, Engineering, Environmental Policy or Chemistry
Professional Engineer (P.E.), CSP or CIH or demonstrated progress towards achieving certification/s
Experience in leading culture change and developing/implementing management systems
Experience and understanding of OSHA and OSHA’s Process Safety Management (PSM) standard
Experience and understanding with electronic safeguarding
Salary and benefits commensurate with experience. We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.
Georgia-Pacific has an exciting new way of thinking and working -- and we are looking for individuals dedicated to our philosophy of securing a bright future for themselves and Georgia-Pacific. As a world leader in Consumer, Paper, Packaging and Building Products, we offer the stability of an 80-year old company and the creative energy of a brand new one!