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Environmental Health & Safety Manager I - Shakopee, MN 55379

Southern Glazer's Wine and Spirits


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The Site EHS Manager will maintain accurate daily, weekly, and monthly data metrics to report to onsite operations leadership and corporate leadership. Supporting site management efforts to ensure compliance with all corporate safety program expectations and applicable federal & state laws. The Site EHS Manager also conducts risk assessments related to jobs performed (Job Hazard Analysis) and new equipment introductions under the direction of the Territory EHS Manager. In addition, the Site EHS Manager is responsible for recommending and inspiring change for the Operations Leadership through appropriate risk mitigation measures and safety data analysis.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Identify and inform management of compliance issues, safety risks, and improvement opportunities through the performing of daily, weekly, and monthly audits
  • Conduct incident investigations with the Operations Leadership
  • Maintain required paperwork to comply with SGWS and OSHA regulations
  • Enter the required information in an internal database in a timely manner
  • Perform safety observations and audits
  • Lead and act as the Subject Matter Expert (SME) for the Safety Committee
  • Train and assist others (Managers/Supervisors, other safety team members, etc.) to complete their safety responsibilities (Audits, Follow Safety Rules, etc.)
  • Perform safety training as required by the Territory EHS Manager, Regional EHS Manager, and VP of EHS
  • Conduct fire prevention, hazardous waste management, or other safety-related activities depending on the business unit and location
  • Lead process improvement activities, lean principles, and manages actions to completion
  • Communicate and influence change for health and safety needs to all levels of the organization
  • Deliver and complete projects on time
  • Other duties as required by the Territory EHS Manager, Regional EHS Manager, and VP of EHS

Additional Primary Responsibilities:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associate's Degree a closely related field or a combination of education and experience
  • First Aid, CPR & AED trained
  • OSHA 10 General Industry. OSHA 30 General Industry preferred, or willing to secure within 1 year of hire date

Physical Demands:

  • Physical demands include a considerable amount of time sitting and typing/keyboarding, using a computer (e.g., keyboard, mouse, and monitor), or adding machine
  • Physical demands with activity or condition may occasionally include walking, bending, reaching, standing, and stooping
  • May require occasional lifting/lowering, pushing, carrying, or pulling up to 20lbs

This position is deemed a safety-sensitive position. As such, any person who is given a conditional offer of employment will be required to pass a drug test, including a marijuana test.

Southern Glazerís Wine and Spirits provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

About Southern Glazer's Wine and Spirits:

Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits is the largest distributor of beverage alcohol in North America, and proud to be a multi-generational, family-owned company. Southern Glazerís has a proud history of consistently delivering impeccable service in 44 states, plus the District of Columbia, Canada and the Caribbean. Itís all made possible by our employees. Our careers focus on delivering a captivating and rewarding experience. Challenging our colleagues every step of the way, we provide the tools for them to grow, succeed and accomplish both their personal and professional goals. Together, we can deliver the highest quality service for our suppliers and our customers while we put you on the career path youíve been looking for.Southern Glazerís is nationally recognized by its supplier partners as well as by its customers for its state-of-the-art distribution capabilities and its leading-edge information technology. We also believe in the importance of giving back, being a socially responsible corporate citizen and making generous contributions to national, state and local charitable organizations.



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