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Job ID:  58361
Date:  May 13, 2022
On Site
Job function:  Quality, SHE & Security
Experience level:  Experienced Hire
Business:  DSM Nutritional Products

Safety, Health and Environmental Specialist - Exton, PA

DSM – Bright Science. Brighter Living.™

Royal DSM is a global, purpose-led, science-based company active in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living. DSM’s purpose is to create brighter lives for all. DSM addresses with its products and solutions some of the world’s biggest challenges while simultaneously creating economic, environmental and societal value for all its stakeholders – customers, employees, shareholders, and society at large. DSM delivers innovative solutions for human nutrition, animal nutrition, personal care and aroma, medical devices, green products and applications, and new mobility and connectivity. DSM and its associated companies deliver annual net sales of about €10 billion with approximately 23,000 employees. The company was founded in 1902 and is listed on Euronext Amsterdam. 

More information can be found at www.dsm.com.

Within DSM Biomedical, the ultimate objective is to improve the outcome for patients.  Together we can build a better future.
 
We are #hiring Position: SHE Specialist
Location: Exton, PA

 

Key Areas of Accountability:

  • To support development of site SHE policy and annual and long-term plans in compliance with corporate requirements and relevant laws and regulations.
  • To implement defined parts of the site SHE plan.
  • To support site implementation and maintenance of DSM SHE Requirements.

 

Key Responsibilities: 

  1. Develop, organize, and conduct SHE-related training programs, including, work permit, incident investigation, root cause, LOTO, etc.
  2. Conduct risk assessments as required on various process equipment and tasks to quantify risk and recommend risk reduction measures to intended audience (i.e. production, maintenance, etc).
  3. Support environmental compliance by managing waste disposal process, air emissions inventory, and DSM Triple P reporting.
  4. Assists in maintaining Management of Change process, including review of changes for SHE implications.
  5. Develop and support occupational health processes including performing Health Risk Assessments, IH planning and monitoring and development of related programs such as Hearing Conservation, Respiratory Protection and Ergonomics.
  6. Supports site in the preparation and execution of SHE Plan.
  7. Advise on wide-ranging scope of SHE issues.
  8. Supports Emergency Response Plan with participation and assistance with training activities.  Develops and conducts drills and resolves identified gaps.
  9. Audits for compliance with SHE requirements and progress of implementation of SHE Plan.
  10. Ability to either take the lead or participate in incident investigations and the judgment to make the correct decision based on each situation.  Lead participants through site Root Cause Analysis methodology to arrive at sound causes and solutions to incidents.  Works to maintain DBM Incident Reporting system for Exton sites.
  11. Manage site safety metric reporting to satisfy internal requirements and regulatory compliance.  Interface with corporate DBM SHE to satisfy internal reporting requirements.

 

Get the reward to match your passion
 
Working for DSM means the opportunity to really contribute to improve people’s lives and solving the challenges of today’s world. Challenging jobs, career opportunities and an inspiring environment allow you to enhance your personal development. DSM recognizes that the on-going success of the company depends on the continued development and engagement of our employees and pursues a fair and competitive remuneration policy, recognizing individual and team competencies and performance.  
 
At DSM, we DSomething Meaningful. 
 
What we look for in you:

  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in a technical or SHE discipline required.
  • Minimum of 3 years in various SHE-related functions.
  • Minimum of 2 years manufacturing-related SHE responsibilities.
  • High level of conceptual and analytical thinking and ability.
  • Good knowledge of universally accepted SHE practices.
  • Cursory knowledge of National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards, European Union (EU) regulations, US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations is desired.
  • Good knowledge of US OSHA regulations as they relate to general industry.
  • Good communication, social and advisory skills required.
  • Must have advanced computing skills in Microsoft programs (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook).

 

The Reward
Working for DSM means the opportunity to really contribute to improve  people’s lives and solving the challenges of today’s world. Challenging jobs, career opportunities and an inspiring environment allow you to enhance your personal development. DSM recognizes that the on-going success of the company depends on the continued development and engagement of our employees and pursues a fair and competitive remuneration policy, recognizing individual and team competencies and performance.
 
Procedure & Contact
Interested in this position? Please apply online via the career portal (https://jobs.dsm.com/). 

 

DSM NA is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. DSM is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

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