EHS Leader

Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Narellan Pools Canada, a division of Latham Group, is one of the world’s largest fiberglass pool manufacturers with almost 50 years of manufacturing excellence. We are a business run on strong community values and a purpose to bring dreams to life by delivering the world's best and most loved client experiences.

We are looking for a full-time EHS Leader to join our rapidly growing business in Kingston, Ontario Canada. As the EHS Leader, you play a critical role in ensuring our processes and practices in our EHS and on a smaller scale, the Quality system, are followed throughout every aspect of the business. The starting wage will be adjusted based on the skills and experience.

What we offer:

· Competitive starting wage with increases and growth based on skill sets acquired

- The opportunity to also participate in the development of a new, state of the art (green field) facility currently being developed

· The starting wage will be adjusted based on the skills and experience.

· Full-time, year-round work

· Annual safety shoe allowance and bi-annual prescription safety glass allowance

What you will do:

EHS Related functions:

· Coordinate with site team to implement the EHS Program and respective policies.

· Audit effectiveness of the site EHS program through audit program including annual corporate audit.

· Provide EHS training to all site personnel.

· Maintain all pertinent safety and environmental records.

· Maintain workers compensation files and investigate incidents.

· Generates internal and external reports as necessary.

· Execute site inspection program with respect to safety and environmental regulations.

· Accompany provincial, federal, and local inspectors from various agencies.

· Act as local expert on EHS requirements, providing guidance and working closely with site leadership team.

· Other duties as assigned. May have the ability to support multiple facilities as well as corporate / nationwide EHS projects.

The ideal candidate will:

· BS in Safety/ Science/Engineering and 2 years manufacturing experience is preferred or GED with 10 years safety, Quality or related experience.

· Level II Joint Health and Safety Committee certified or working towards it.

· Certified First Aid attendant or willing to become one.

· Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints (both EHS and Quality related) from employees, customers, and / or regulatory agencies.

· Experience with compliance management in a manufacturing facility that operates in Ontario

· Experience in managing a full Respiratory Protection Program.

· Familiarity with Mobile Crane Safety and Powered Industrial Truck safety.

· Ability to multi-task, prioritize workload, set up/maintain files, generate reports as requested, and set and reach goals.

· Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, employees and regulatory agencies.

· Ability to effectively present information in both oral and written form.

· Ability to keep accurate records

· Proficient in presentations and training in front of an audience

· Proficient with the computer including Microsoft Outlook and Excel.

Your career starts here!

Narellen Pools, a division of Latham Group, embraces diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace and welcomes applications from all qualified persons. Our goal is to attract, develop and retain highly talented employees from diverse backgrounds, allowing us to benefit from a wide variety of experiences and perspectives. In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, accommodation will be provided at any point throughout the hiring process, provided the candidate makes their accommodation need known to Latham Pool Products. Latham Pool Products complies with the Employment Standards Act and privacy laws. In keeping with privacy laws, we are committed to protecting personal information by following responsible information handling practices.

Only candidates under consideration will be contacted.