EHS Engineer / Safety Engineer

Reading, Pennsylvania

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Cambridge-Lee Industries is the copper-focused supplier to the Plumbing, HVAC, Construction, Industrial and OEM Markets and a market leader distributing globally from warehouse locations across the USA and Canada. Our manufacturing complex, located near Reading, Pennsylvania, includes a refinery, multiple casting furnaces, three tube mills and a 90,000 sq. ft distribution center.

Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) Engineer
Reading, Pennsylvania

Principal Purpose of the Position:

· Reviews plans and specifications for new machinery and equipment to make sure they meet safety requirements.

· Evaluates the effectiveness of various industrial control mechanisms.

· Installs safety devices on machinery or directs the installation of these devices.

· Reviews employee safety programs and recommend improvements.

· Assists Director EHS with audit requirements

· Assists Director EHS with special assignments and projects as necessary. May perform some of the Director EHS role and responsibility as necessary.

· Identifies continuous improvement activities to increase efficiency of EHS projects and reporting.

· Lead project teams in identifying tasks, processes and systems to reduce risk of human injury and property damage.

· Maintains and applies knowledge of current policies, regulations, and industrial processes.

· Participates in investigating safety & occupational health related injuries/accidents.

· Participates in implementing corrective actions to prevent reoccurrence of injuries & incidents.

· Performs other related duties as required and assigned.

Position Qualifications & Requirements:


· BS in an engineering discipline.

· Graduate Safety Professional (GSP) or Certified Safety Professional (CSP) designation preferred.


· Eight (8) + plus years preferably in a manufacturing plant environment.

· High ability to work independently.

Skills and Abilities:

· Excellent analytical / troubleshooting / investigation skills;

· Excellent use of MS Office (Word/Excel/Power Point/Access).

· Effective oral and written communication skills

· Excellent organizational skills

· Ability to work independently and meet deadlines

· Ability to lead a team in functional area of responsibility.

· The ability to collaborate with a multi-department team.

· Prefer SAP experience.

Supervisory responsibilities: None

Work environment:

· Must be able to work in a heavy manufacturing environment.

· Must be able to climb ladders and stairs

· Must be able to walk extensively during the workday, and stand for extended periods of time.

· Must be able to wear required Personal Protective equipment (PPE) for extended periods of time.

· Computer work.

· Must be physically able to meet the tasks specified in accordance with CLI requirements.

Travel— Limited; Domestic

CLI creates fulfilling / interesting / rewarding / ……careers for talented individuals interested in providing the highest standard of product and service to our customers.

Here are just a few reasons why to join our team:

Our Company

  • We are a copper-focused manufacturing and distribution operation headquartered in Reading, PA with over 75 years of history and experience
  • We are passionate about excellence and our close partnership with our customers
  • Focused on product and market diversification to change the game of Copper Metals

Our Culture

  • We give meaningful appreciation to our people
  • We love our local communities, and participate fully
  • We encourage advancement, and provide opportunity for it
  • We embrace diversity
  • We insist upon your safety

Our People

  • We work hard, but value fun
  • we work together and support one another fully
  • We have multi-generational employees, proudly working together, sharing valuable insight