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Owens Corning

Environmental Health Safety Lead

Owens Corning - California City, CA

Location: Compton, California - United States


The Compton Environmental, Health, and Safety Leader must maintain a leadership presence on the plant floor, positively influence employees, and engage them in all aspects of safety and environmental processes. This position leads the development, implementation, and evaluation of critical safety and environmental processes, programs, and procedures in order to achieve a zero-injury and NOV environment. The successful candidate provides leadership and applies technical abilities to engage employees at all levels of the organization in order to sustain world-class safety and environmental processes.

Reports to: This position reports directly to the Plant Leader

Span of Control: 1 direct report


Live the Safety stand, adhere to the safety, healthy and evironmental responsibilities.

Transform plant safety and environmental performance to world-class levels that align with division and Owens Corning corporate goals

Build and foster a safety culture among all plant employees

Reduce the plants environmental foot print in the community

Support and help build a culture of wellness

Develop skills and grow capabilities in the plant

Coach, mentor, and re-direct personnel in the plant in order to develop Extraordinary Leaders

Assess effectiveness of plant leadership from an EH & S perspective and provide developmental guidance as required

Develop and implement training programs in a coordinated effort with appropriate plant personnel

Continually reinforce the Companys stand on safety

Develop, implement and evaluate the effectiveness of all critical EH & S processes, programs, and procedures

Set and accomplished critical metrics regularly to ensure continuous improvement in the processes that lead to an engaged safety culture on the floor

Recognize employee accomplishments and contributions

Oversee compliance with governmental regulations and corporate programs

Ensure regulatory compliance of all environmental permits and processes

Foster positive relationships with governmental agencies and work as a partner to improve plant

Create, maintain, and oversee the compliance calendar for all regulatory requirements

Effectively address enforcement actions from local, state or federal agencies

Provide expert technical support in identifying, and resolving, critical regulatory issues.

Ensure adherence to corporate policies and programs

Maintain the corporate management systems

Address deficiencies in internal EHS audits

Job Requirements


Undergraduate degree in any field related to EH & S, such as industrial hygiene, engineering, science or equivalent

A minimum of 6 years of progressive manufacturing safety experience preferred

Experience with California - specific environmental and safety regulations preferred

Experience in leading, assessing, and developing talent to deliver results

Knowledge and Abilities:

Strong working knowledge of environmental, health, and safety compliance law and industrial hygiene

Ability to identify hazards, critical process, and system needs and implement appropriate action plans

Ability to establish agreement and consensus with management

Ability to effectively engage employees is critical

Ability to initiate and lead cross-functional teams and management / union committees to achieve objectives

Adept at developing and delivering safety training

Skillful in driving and managing change

Ability to integrate resources across the organization

Personal Characteristics:

Engages and cares for others, starting with safety

Achieves results fast, individually and through teams

Likes people and working in teams

Takes business risks, grows from failures, celebrates successes

Makes self and others better

Has Company spirit

Demonstrates strategic planning and thinking


About Owens Corning Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) develops, manufactures and markets insulation, roofing, and fiberglass composites. Global in scope and human in scale, the companys market-leading businesses use their deep expertise in materials, manufacturing and building science to develop products and systems that save energy and improve comfort in commercial and residential buildings. Through its glass reinforcements business, the company makes thousands of products lighter, stronger and more durable. Ultimately, Owens Corning people and products make the world a better place. Based in Toledo, Ohio, Owens Corning posted 2017 sales of $6.4 billion and employs 19,000 people in 37 countries. It has been a Fortune 500 company for 64 consecutive years. For more information, please visit ********************.

A career at Owens Corning offers the ability to enhance your expertise and achieve your personal and professional aspirations. Through it all, well empower you with an environment that encourages open communication and big ideas, competitive pay for your performance, comprehensive benefits, and more opportunities to make your impact.

Must be eligible to work in the U.S. on a permanent basis.

Owens Corning is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.

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Owens Corning


Environmental Health Safety Lead Owens Corning - California City, CA, United States


Location: California City, CA

Company Profile:
Since Owens Corning was founded in 1938, the company has continued to grow as a market-leading innovator of glass fiber technology. A FortuneĀ® 500 company for 59 years, Owens Corning and its people redefine what is possible each day to deliver high-quality products and services to customers around the corner and around the world.