EHSS Manager

5-7 years
3 months ago
Job Description

Environmental, Health, Safety & Security (EHSS) Manager

LOCATION: Nakhon Pathom province

REPORTS TO: Plant Manager


Company Background:

Ingredion is a global Fortune 500 provider of ingredient solutions that touch millions of lives, every day. With over 19,000 customers in 120 countries, we create solutions that help nourish, comfort, and delight people all over the world. We are proud to source our strength from nature. That's why we're growing sustainably, with an industry-leading product portfolio that includes plant-based proteins, sugar alternatives and clean and simple ingredients that deliver on changing consumer needs while protecting our planet. Although we are best known for our food ingredients, we are much more than a food business. We co-create bespoke solutions with our customers from cosmetics and beauty, to paper and textiles, to pharmaceuticals, driven by relentless curiosity. We make it our business to anticipate industry trends, and to bring together the potential of people, nature and technology to make life better.

We don't just make ingredients. We create possibilities. Be What's Next with us.

The Environmental, Health, Safety & Security (EHSS) Manager is responsible for sustaining current programs and adding positive change through continuous improvement in the environmental, health, and safety culture for Ingredion Thailand. This will be done by improving the levels of safety awareness, regulatory compliance and security through the leadership of strong involvement, heighten awareness, accountability and best practices. Partners closely with EHS Managers in other sites/ plants to provide consistency across the country.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Partner with corporate EHSS managers and other Regional EHSS Manager to develop network's EHSS programs to ensure compliance with Federal, State and Local, regulations and Ingredion Corporate standards and guidelines.
  • Leadership of the regional EHSS processes, providing management to individual site EHSS leads.
  • Develop/manage the security protocols/processes for the plants in respect to employee safety and in compliance with the Food Safety Act.
  • Understand the respective state Workers Compensation laws for plants in the region.
  • Develop processes and procedures to ensure Incident and Injury reporting conducted in timely and accurate manner. Ensures investigations are thorough and sites implement effective preventative and corrective actions.
  • Responsible for ensuring sites maintain environmental compliance with regards to air, water, sewer and storm water to include monitoring for changes in regulations and developing training programs for site employees.
  • Provide guidance to site EHSS lead for activities, such as First Aid Responder training and site safety committee leadership.
  • Sets annual metrics and training requirements for EHSS goals and focal points for the region.
  • Develops training programs for EHSS Leads to administer via classroom or digital learning management platforms
  • Develop and implement regional safety improvement plans to ensure progress towards continuous improvement and overall company goals.
  • Motivate sites to engage in proactive EHSS and sustainability activities to drive program and performance improvements.

Qualified candidates will have:

Mandatory requirements:

  • BS or MS degree in an industrial health or science related field preferred.
  • Greater than 5 years experience in safety, health, and environmental management in a manufacturing environment.
  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP) designation preferred
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Medical, Fire Prevention, Security Defense knowledge.
  • Good investigation techniques to find root cause and proper corrective actions.
  • Excellent communication skills & Good presentation skills

Required behaviors and skills:

  • Ability to build trust and confidence on all levels within the Ingredion organization and local site.
  • Ability to effect change through persuasion and good communication.
  • Self-starter with a strong work ethic.
  • High level of integrity and sincerity.

Relocation Available:

Yes, Within Country

Ingredion is a leading global ingredients solutions company. We make sweeteners, starches, nutrition ingredients and biomaterials that are used by customers in everyday products from foods and beverages to paper and pharmaceuticals. We turn grains, fruits, vegetables and other plant materials into ingredients that make crackers crunchy, candy sweet, yogurt creamy, lotions and creams silky, plastics biodegradable and tissues softer and stronger. Our innovative ingredient solutions help customers stay on trend with simple ingredients and gluten-free or high-fiber foods that appeal to today's consumers. Grounded in our values of Care First, Be Preferred, Everyone Belongs, Innovate Boldly and Owner's Mindset, we employ approximately 12,000 employees around the world. Our customers operate in more than 120 countries and represent 60 diverse sectors, including food, beverage, paper and corrugating, brewing and other industries.