Manager, Environment, Health, & Safety

Date: Jan 27, 2022

Location: Greenville, OH, US, 45331

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 48695 


Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is committed to being the best global kitchen and laundry company, in constant pursuit of improving life at home. In an increasingly digital world, the company is driving purposeful innovation to meet the evolving needs of consumers through its iconic brand portfolio, including Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and Yummly. In 2020, the company reported approximately $19 billion in annual sales, 78,000 employees and 57 manufacturing and technology research centers. 

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by FORTUNE as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Integrity, Respect, Inclusion & Diversity, One Whirlpool, and Spirit of Winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of a company that is in constant pursuit of improving life at home.

This role in summary

The Customer Fulfillment Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS)  Manager role responsible for driving Safety, Environment, and Energy continuous improvement; embedding the World Class Manufacturing (WCM ) methodology into day to day operations while supporting compliance with all applicable safety, environmental, and energy regulations, strengthening corporate/regional standards and implementing industry best practices. The individual will support all aspects of the safety, environmental, and energy programs in the North American Regional (NAR) and will be responsible for audit processes and governance to support business objectives. 

Your responsibilities will include

  • Provide guidance to site Ops & EHS technical personnel regarding EHS standards/programs, processes, and requirements 
  • Apply technical knowledge to support site teams to reduce safety risk and improve environmental performance
  • Implement programs, practices, and procedures designed to reduce safety risks and environmental impact of distribution operations
  • Develop and deliver EHS required training & awareness campaign materials, as necessary
  • Oversee management system audits, including ISO45001 and ISO14001, as necessary
  • Implement health, safety, and environmental compliance self-assessment and support ongoing compliance activities  for the operation
  • Provide governance & oversight to third- party suppliers contractual obligations/ requirements and performance
  • Partner with property management providers to implement EHS & Fire/Life Safety-critical process, inspections and ensure appropriate follow-up
  • Partner with Security to ensure perimetral security and technology is sufficient to support the operation and reduce risk; provide governance & oversight as needed
  • Partner with HR regarding Occupational Health Management to ensure proper and timely employee care & follow-up in event of injury/illness
  • Execute permit activities and regulatory compliance reporting for the operation as required

Minimum requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree  
  • 3+ years of Environment, Health, & Safety experience

Preferred skills and experiences

  • Experience in large, complex Warehousing and Distribution environment
  • Experience in EHS Management Systems
  • Knowledge of OSHA CFR 1910 and 1926, and environmental regulations
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills



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