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ALTEC INC Facility EHandS Specialist - 23487 in St Joseph, Missouri

Why Join Altec?Altec is looking for Facility EHandS Specialist to join the team in St. Joseph, MO! This person will ensure the facility complies with all current environmental and safety regulations, as well as work to develop, implement, monitor, and monitor environmental and safety programs, policies, and procedures.Building on over 90 years of growth and success, Altec specializes in the design, manufacture, sale, and service of aerial devices, digger derricks, cranes, and specialty equipment, supporting customers in over 100 countries throughout the world. Altec is an innovative, financially sound company that is leading the industry and setting the standard of excellence.Should the selected candidate meet the qualifications of a more experienced level in the career path, the job level may be adjustedQualifications Four-year Bachelor's degree requiredDegree in Occupational and Safety, Environmental Science, or Environmental Engineering preferredORHigh School diploma required4 years Environmental and Safety experience at an Altec facility in lieu of a Bachelor's degree requiredMinimum one year of experience in Occupational Safety and environmental regulations experience at a local, state, or federal agency preferredBasic SandH Principles - Experience must include understanding of the following:Basic application of regulatory standards (OSHA or DOT) - OHSA 30 hours trainingApplication of simple hazard assessments (e.g. JHA/JSA)Basic Hazard recognition skills (e.g. Guarding, slips, etc.)Simple problem solving abilities (e.g. job and/or gap analysis, etc.)Root Cause Analysis - Participate in 5 whys, cause mappingContinuous Improvement at an individual level (e.g. Housekeeping, procedure, etc.)Operational KnowledgeBasic IH KnowledgeResponsibilities Maintains compliance with Air Emission Program, Emission Tracking, and reporting requirementsAssists in permitting for Air, Storm Water, and Waste registrationsCoordinates and conducts Waste and Storm Water sampling and conducts monthly and bi-weekly storm water auditsConducts environmental and safety training and education programs and demonstrates the use of safety equipmentServes as the assistant Primary Emergency Response Coordinator and Assistant Spill Team Leader for HAZWOPER certified responders at the facilityMaintains the MSDS database at the facilityCoordinates the maintenance of the spill response equipment and countermeasures at the facilityCoordinates and communicates "right-to-know" programs regarding hazardous chemicals and other substances and manages the Hazardous Waste Program.Conducts Hazardous Waste, Storm Water, and SPCC Audits, per Altec programs and policiesServes as primary contact person with EPA and OSHA regulatory agencies.Involved in accident investigationsConducts Job Safety Analysis (JSA's)Maintains all Environmental and Safety Governmental recordsManages and administers the Altec APSMS system the online (ACMIS) MSDS records for the facilityManages DOT Drug Testing for the facilityLeads and coordinates Environmental and Safety Compliance and Worker's Compensation RCI eventsParticipates in environmental and safety orientation and training for new associatesDevelops and maintains industrial hygiene programs such as noise surveys, continuous atmosphere monitoring, and ventilation surveysDevelops and maintains medical monitoring programs for associatesInspects and evaluates workplace environments, equipment, and practices, in order to ensure compliance with safety standards and government regulationsCompletes and files all Environmental and Safety regulatory reports and submits required governmental reports for EPA and OSHA complianceInspects specified areas to ensure the presence of fire prevention equipment, safety equipment, and first-aid suppliesInvestigates accidents to identify causes and to determine how such accidents might be prevented in the futureInvestigates health-related complaints and inspects facilities to ensure that they comply with public