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HSE Manager - Seattle, WA

Requisition ID 30097
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Health, Safety and Environment 
Recruiter #LI-AJ1
Posting Type LI

Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.

About Kerry

A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.

About the role

Provide support and leadership to site operations management through implementation of HSE programs, procedures, and education initiatives focused on compliance assurance, incident reduction, and risk mitigation at our Seattle Manufacturing Site.

What would you do?

  • Ensure direct reports and fellow employees, contractors and visitors are following all applicable quality and food safety procedures and policies.
  • Lead implementation and management of site ISO 14001 Environmental Management System
  • Identify site HSE training needs, develop appropriate resources, and execute training sessions for employees and management staff as required
  • Communicate HSE incidents and corrective actions in a timely, thorough, and effective manner
  • Conduct risk assessments and implement corrective actions
  • Maintain HSE records to ensure adherence to corporate polices and/or regulatory requirements. Includes, but not limited to, OSHA 300 log, incident records, safety metrics, training, inspections, permits, etc.
  • Advise project management staff on HSE requirements in the design, introduction, modify and decommissioning of manufacturing processes, equipment, and materials

What will you need to be successful?

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred with 2-3 years HSE experience in a manufacturing setting, with food industry desired
  • Leader experience in a food manufacturing Plant environment strongly preferred
  • Knowledge and understanding of health, safety and environmental regulations, and concepts
  • In depth knowledge of HSE regulations including OSHA, EPA, and local requirements
  • Knowledge and experience with relevant consensus standards such as NFPA and ANSI, and systems such as ISO 14001

What is in it for you?

  • Close relationship & teamwork culture
  • Great exposure to leadership team within all the manufacturing sites
  • Career development either locally or on any of Kerry´s north American sites
  • Relocation Bonus Included!

Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here. Additional information can also be here .                                                                                                         

Nearest Major Market: Seattle

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