Kellogg Senior EHS Officer in SPRINGS, South Africa
Lead with us as you develop and direct a tactical plan to drive Environmental Health & Safety at the Kellogg Company. You are detail oriented, have clear communication skills, and a unique capacity to manage multiple and conflicting
priorities. Innovate with us as you inform and influence at all levels and functions to ensure that health and safety regulations are adhered to, and continuously improved upon.
WHAT WILL I BE DOING?
In your role as a Senior Environmental Health & Safety Officer at Kellogg, you will be part of our success by:
Directs health, safety and the environment to ensure legal and policy compliance in all aspects of health, safety and the environment
Reviews policies in order to maintain and manage comprehensive health and safety services for the plant, safeguarding all personnel and company assets
Prepares sites for the audits
Compiles action plans following audit recommendations and drives the implementation thereof
Assists in conducting internal site audits between external audits by EMEA and global teams and reports on effectiveness of plant’s safety and environment procedures and programs
Co-ordinates the investigation of any environmental incident, accident, safety hazard or risk and recommends preventative measures to minimise potential risks to both personnel and the company
Proactively investigates best practice in safety systems and makes recommendations accordingly, ensuring that the environment remains uncompromised
Complies with and ensures that all health and safety rules are met and acts pro-actively by addressing any safety concerns which may be harmful to self or other employees
Ensures compliance with the accredited Safety & Environmental Management systems
WHAT DO I NEED TO DEMONSTRATE?
As well as a hunger to learn, to succeed in this position and to be considered for this position you must be able to meet the following requirements:
National diploma in EHS / equivalent qualification
Frequently demonstrated relevant experience in a similar role
Environmental, Health and Safety systems and standards
OHS Act and any other relevant statutory Acts
Strong influencing skills, a passion for our brands, and a strong execution and results focus are essential, in addition to project management skills and the ability to prioritise.
Significant experience in the EH&S field
Familiarity with safety and environmental regulations including air, waste water, storm water, solid and hazardous waste
Strong written and oral communication skills
Ability to effectively make decisions and problem solve
- Experience in the EH&S field within the food & beverage industry
WHAT ELSE DO I NEED TO KNOW?
You will have contact and communication with government agencies, non-government organizations; and internal communication with senior management, Legal and Corporate Affairs.
This role may involve working in confined spaces and/or high places from time to time.
Kellogg Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer who strives to provide an inclusive work environment that involves everyone and embraces the diverse talent of its people.
Title: Senior EHS Officer
Requisition ID: LOG002257
Job Function: Logistics and Supply Chain
Job Type: Professional
Closing Date: Jun 1, 2017, 4:59:00 PM
Relocation Assistance: No