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EH&S Specialist - Workplace Safety Coordinator - Washington, WV 26181


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DuPont has an exciting opportunity for a motivated and talented individual to join our team as the Workplace Safety Leader at our Washington Works plant in Parkersburg, West Virginia.

DuPont Washington Works rests on the banks of the Ohio River. We are proud to be part of the Mid-Ohio Valley and we work hard every day to uphold the highest standards of safe plant operation for the protection of our employees, our environment and our community. DuPont began manufacturing at Washington Works in 1948 and the site is among the largest DuPont manufacturing facilities in the world with multiple businesses located at our site. We employ more than 600 full-time employees and manufacture over 1 billion pounds of product used in automotive, healthcare, food industry, building/construction and household items.

The EH&S Specialist - Workplace Safety Coordinator will work as a key team member in the Environmental, Health, & Safety organization supporting Workplace Safety, Process Safety Management (PSM), Industrial Hygiene, Occupational Health, Fire Safety, and the Emergency Response Organization. This role will report to the Site EH&S Manager. The Primary responsibility of this position for satisfying the Site’s EH&S regulatory compliance obligations and identifying & driving continuous improvement programs. This role encompasses the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Safety management for the site to comply with regulatory and external requirements as well as company policies/standards/guidelines.
  • Maintaining auditing, periodic communication, and relevant EH&S procedures and training for the Site and/or assigned Business.
  • Support injury and illness recordkeeping and case management process; maintain relevant logs and documentation as well as Site Safety Metrics.
  • Conduct internal EH&S Audits and work with the leadership team to analyze results to drive continual improvement.
  • Coordinate external audits schedule and execution (Process Safety Management, EHS, Fire, Electrical, etc.). Develop and implement plans to resolve any audit findings for Process Safety Management (PSM), Safety and Industrial Hygiene, Fire, Distribution and Environmental assessments.
  • Provide the Safety related feedback for helping site leadership team to make decisions
  • Support Process Safety Management activities at the site.
  • Participate in the networks / meetings / emergency response and external inspections for the site.
  • Assist in the investigation for any incidents and near miss or exposure to workplace safety.
  • Assist with RCMS related certification work and audits.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Safety Related discipline or relevant work and experience.
  • 5-10 years of experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Knowledgeable of Occupational Health and Safety legislation in industrial regulations.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in team environment with differing backgrounds and experience levels
  • Process Safety Management knowledge and/or experience
  • Demonstrated ability to utilize computer software (systems used are Microsoft Office ETQ Reliance, and Cority)
  • Good organization and time management skills.
  • Demonstrate strong verbal, written, analytical skills and be able to interact effectively with all levels of employees and management

DuPont is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class. If you need a reasonable accommodation to search or apply for a position, please visit our Accessibility Page for Contact Information.

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8480 Dupont Rd, Washington, WV 26181



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