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Environmental, Health, and Safety Senior Engineer

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Date: May 31, 2019

Location: Marion, OH, US, 43302

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 25509 

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Respect, integrity, diversity and inclusion, teamwork and the spirit of winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of the world's leading major home appliance company.

Whirlpool is the industry leader in the manufacturing and marketing of home appliances.  Whirlpool is a global company and markets Whirlpool, Maytag, KitchenAid, Jenn-Air, Amana, Brastemp, Bauknecht, Consul and other major brand names in more than 170 countries around the world. 


Whirlpool is a company that creates innovative solutions and products to meet consumer needs.  As a result, we have been recognized as one of the world's 100 most innovative companies by Business Week magazine and the Boston Consulting Group.  Additionally, Whirlpool Corporation was ranked among the Top 20 Innovators in Consumer Products by The Patent Board and has been consistently ranked as one of the Top 20 Companies for Leaders by Hewitt Associates and Fortune magazine.


Our unique business strategy provides us with an unmatched leadership position and ability to build and sustain loyalty to our brands.  Our strategy allows us to move with greater speed to better serve our trade customer and end consumers around the globe.

Currently, we are seeking qualified candidates for an Environmental, Health and Safety Senior Engineer at our Marion, OH facility.


This Environmental, Health, and Safety Senior Engineer (EHS) professional will lead, direct, and support the EHS initiatives to ensure a culture where environmental compliance, protection and reduction of risk is a priority.  If selected, the candidate will provide leadership and direction for EHS programs at the site and promote a proactive EHS culture.  The candidate will also assure compliance with all federal, state and local environmental and EHS regulations, as well as company EHS policies.



  • Implements and maintains company policies adhering to local, state and federal environmental, health and safety regulations.
  • Responsible for preparing, maintaining and implementing EHS policies and procedures as required.
  • Provides site leadership for World Class Manufacturing Environment Pillar, including management of Energy, Water and Waste reduction targets and delivery of associated projects.
  • Facilitates tracking of all environmental data & responsible for execution of associated targets
  • Supports compliance with all environmental, health and safety regulations, and keeps abreast of any changes to laws and regulations that impact the organization.
  • Responsible for completion of applicable regulatory environmental compliance reports, including:
    • Stormwater, Industrial Wastewater and SPCC Programs
    • Tier 2 “Emergency and Hazardous Chemical Inventory” SARA Title lll
    • Toxic Chemical Release Inventory (Form R)
    • Air Emissions Inventory/ Air Permit
    • Waste Generation
  • Implementing management system for environmental recordkeeping requirements
  • Responsible for compliance activities to support the following permitted activities, including preparing permit applications, fees and other submittals to agencies
  • Actively participate in team meetings & demonstrate willingness to partner closely with Operations
  • Support the Safety Technicians as needed
  • Ability to manage functional site costs, process payments and track EHS spending


Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science or Engineering
  • 5+ years job experience within a manufacturing organization
  • 3+ years of Health and Safety Experience


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience preparing/reviewing reports and permits listed above 
  • Broad problem solving capabilities
  • Ability to lead and work with cross-functional indirect teams
  • Proven ability for strategic thinking and working independently  
  • Ability to utilize Google computer application
  • Excellent interpersonal & communication skills
  • Customer focused and team-oriented; able to lead projects to drive sustainable business solution



About us


Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the world’s leading major home appliance company, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 92,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2017. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world.


At Whirlpool Corporation, we believe that all people matter. Celebrating diversity and including thousands of perspectives empower us to create products that blend into every concept of home. Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. 


Additional information about the company can be found on Twitter at @WhirlpoolCorp. 

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