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Title:  Safety & Environmental Manager

Requisition ID:  14458-159

Elk Grove Village, IL, US, 60007

Category:  Health, Safety and Environmental
Travel:  No Travel Required

JOB Functions

  • Manages the facility’s safety program to prevent injury through the involvement of management group, employee training, communication of goals, procedure/policy development.
  • Manages the facility’s environmental programs of stormwater pollution prevention, SARA, SPCC, RCRA, CERCLA reporting, hazardous waste, and waste minimization program, wastewater permit.
  • Development and maintenance of Title V operating permit (permitting changes, visible emissions evaluation, monitoring emissions, record keeping, and semi-annual reporting).
  • Manages property insurance loss activities and programs required by factory mutual (loss prevention fire suppression systems, FM inspection recommendations).
  • Remains informed in changes to regulatory issues to assure continued compliance (corporate does not provide regulatory oversight).
  • Manages activities for American Institute of Baking (AIB) Certification (develops procedures, employee training, coordinates other activities).
  • Manages facility Workers Compensation program.
  • Responsible for compliance with all facility product safety (GMP’s)/Sanitation policies and procedures. Employees must continually work to promote the orderliness and cleanliness of their work area in support of AIB/5’s and other company standards.
  • Must be supportive of GPI’s Mission, Vision, and Core Values (Integrity, Respect, Accountability, Relationships, and Teamwork).
  • Must be supportive and involved in GPI efforts for LEAN, 5’s, Six Sigma, and other Continuous Improvement programs and processes.
  • Performs all other duties that are assigned.



Required Skills

JOB requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Five years of experience in managing safety and environmental programs dealing with air emission and hazardous waste issues.
  • Working knowledge of safety, environmental regulations, and agencies.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
  • Self-directing, and being very organized overall.
  • Must be able to handle multiple projects.
  • Exposure to a manufacturing environment is required.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts and fumes or airborne particles.
  • Proficient in Microsoft office- Advance in Excel






Required Experience

At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child's cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! We're one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world's most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference.

With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry's best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.

If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we'd love to hear from you. Learn more about us at www.graphicpkg.com.

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the EEO is the Law Poster.

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