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Job ID:  41802
Date:  Feb 20, 2021
Job function:  Quality, SHE & Security
Experience level:  Experienced Hire
Business:  DSM Nutritional Products

Safety, Health & Environmental(SHE) Manager-Ontario, California

DSM – Bright Science. Brighter Living.™

Royal DSM is a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials. By connecting its unique competences in life sciences and materials sciences DSM is driving economic prosperity, environmental progress and social advances to create sustainable value for all stakeholders simultaneously. DSM delivers innovative solutions that nourish, protect and improve performance in global markets such as food and dietary supplements, personal care, feed, medical devices, automotive, paints, electrical and electronics, life protection, alternative energy and bio-based materials. DSM and its associated companies deliver annual net sales of about €10 billion with approximately 25,000 employees. The company is listed on Euronext Amsterdam.
More information can be found at www.dsm.com.



The Challenge 

  • To support the development of site Maintenance Department by adding structure and balance to the department in relation to program development.  Additionally in the areas of Safety, Security and policies with annual and long-term plans in compliance with  corporate requirements and relevant laws and regulations.
  • To define, implement, execute and monitor the site SHE & Security plan and individual department s as defined by DSM’s policies and plans.
  • To support the site as a program development expert in the maintenance, safety & security areas.
  • To work interdepartmentally with management team to ensure safe work environment for all employees
  • To manage SHE in regards to costs in compliance with corporate requirements, business group plan, engineering standards, and relevant laws and regulations



The Position 

  • Develops site approach to managing combustible dust hazards, as they pertain to product handling, through technical guidance development, SOP development, field study, and training in accordance with Safe Powder Handling guidelines outlined in DSM requirements.
  • Facilitates training in conjunction with Facility Trainer to develop, organize, and conduct SHE & Security related training programs, including confined space, work permit, incident investigation, root cause, LOTOTO, KSB’s etc.Serve as site owner for Generic Risk
  • Assessment (GRA) and initiate site process analysis studies.  Recommendation process changes
  • Create and execute JSA’s as required on various process flows, equipment and tasks to quantify risk and recommend risk reduction measures to intended audience (i.e. production, maintenance, etc). 
  • Prepare, execute and maintain site security plan using knowledge of process safety.
  • Implement proper incident reporting using the DSM platform through IRIS and coordinate with Site Manager & HR department to ensure timely and appropriate medical care if needed, return to work plan is developed and proper incident reporting. Lead all incident investigations through site Root Cause Failure Analysis methodology to arrive at sound causes and solutions to incidentsAudit individual departments for compliance with DSM SHE & Security requirements and progress of implementation.
  • Manage site safety metric reporting to satisfy internal requirements and regulatory compliance.  Use Compliance Calendar to maintain all state and local requirements and interface with regional and corporate DNP SHE & Security to satisfy internal reporting requirements.
  • Ensure Maintenance Department in setting up & reviewing SHEQ requirements, procedures, and instructions by participating in SHEQ culture on site.


The Ideal 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a technical SHE discipline or related field - Required
  • Professional certification in field - Preferred
  • Minimum of 7 – 10 years in various SHE-related functions
  • High level of conceptual and analytical thinking and ability
  • Good knowledge of universally accepted Safety & Security 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 CALOSHA regulations as they relate to general industry
  • Good communication, social and advisory skills required.
  • Must have advanced computing skills in Microsoft programs
  • Leading process analysis
  • Manufacturing with SHE responsibilities - Preferred - focusing on process safety
  • Mechanical knowledge of maintenance functions - Required


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/)


Pre-employment screening procedures are part of the DSM Recruitment & Selection Process. You will be contacted when further information is required.

Royal DSM is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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