EHS Specialist

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

To Location
10600 West Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee, WI, USA

Building on a 165 year legacy, Wagner is the go-to resource for contract metal fabricating and architectural aluminum & metal railing expertise. More than just a manufacturer and global railings supplier, our niche focus, local market knowledge and code compliance expertise enable us to innovate so we can better adapt to customer needs.

EHS Specialist
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

The Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Specialist will maintain records and conduct inspections to ensure compliance to health, safety, and environmental regulations and drive continuous improvement in EHS under the guidance of the Facilities Manager.


· Conduct scheduled inspections of facilities to ensure compliance with applicable environmental, safety and health requirements.

· Maintain MSD and chemical inventory documentation

· Create and maintain LOTO documentation

· Monitor the proper handling of chemicals, waste, and other environmental hazards.

· Monitor facility environment including air and water quality.

· Monitor the presence of hazardous pollutants that may pose a threat to public health and environments.

· Coordinate waste disposal, scrap, and recycling contracts and act as primary contact for related vendors.

· Implement environmental protection regulations and health standards as required at Wagner facilities

· Draft inspection reports to document inspection findings.

· Submit EHS permits, reports and other documentation as required by local, state, and federal regulations and act as first contact for related inspections

· Maintain contracts with appropriate vendors where outside monitoring is required or preferred

· Participate on safety team as a high-profile advocate for EHS concerns

· Maintain RoHS documentation and provide declaration for sales department when requested

· Coordinate and monitor activities of contractors.

· Recommend and facilitate Continuous Improvement projects related to energy consumption, waste reduction and safety.

· Assist facility maintenance team as needed

· Perform other related duties as assigned.

Education and Experience

1. Associate degree in Environmental Science or related field required, Bachelor’s degree preferred.

2. One to three years of related experience preferred.

3. Three to five years of Windows office experience/expertise.

4. One to three years of ERP experience is preferred.

Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

· Extensive knowledge of environmental regulations and policies.

· Proficiency with technology and equipment used in environmental inspections.

· Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

· Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

· Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.

· Ability to work effectively with peers in a collaborative team-based environment.

· Demonstrated ability to take initiative and work independently with minimal supervision.

· Excellent computer skills and proficiency with MS Word, Excel, Access and the Internet

Job Location(s):Germantown, WI; Menomonee Falls, WI; Milwaukee, WI

Salary/Benefit Notes: Wagner is an Employee Owned Company offer Health, Dental, Vision insurance, Life Insurance, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, 401k, EAP, Tuition Reimbursement, PTO and Personal Development

Required Education: Associate Degree

Required Experience:1 to 3 years