EHS Manager (Fire)

Job Description

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EHS Manager
Location: Cwmbran, Wales UK


Based in South Wales, our facility is the Centre of excellence for the Fire product line, a leading manufacturer and a global supplier of high quality fire systems and devices.


The EHS Manager is part of the leadership team and provides environmental, health, safety, and security leadership to the site.  The EHS Manager is accountable for: directing and leading EHS activities at the location; establishing EHS objectives and targets; reporting EHS performance and local regulatory compliance; completing and reporting EHS metrics; assuring closure of Management Systems and regulatory agency findings; completion of required training for EHS personnel; managing interfaces with the public and governmental authorities, and; creating a strong EHS culture that engages employees throughout the site.


Your key deliverables: 
Leads site in achieving EHS targets & objectives
Facilitates risk assessment at the location to identify critical EHS hazards and aspects.  Works with leadership team to create targets and objectives, targeted at reducing risk levels and environmental impact
Determines appropriate leading and lagging indicators to track performance against targets and objectives
Supports plant manager in the assignment of EHS Management system element champions and facilitates their engagement in ownership of elements
Drives and promotes zero incident EHS culture throughout site
Creates and facilitates EHS engagement through EHS teams and committees needed to accomplish the established targets and objectives for the year
Works with leadership team and EHS Management system element champions to complete an annual evaluation of compliance for EHS country, state, and local regulations
Pursues third party recognition for programs that establish the site and Eaton’s EHS program as world class
Uses established EHS data processes to manage data such as injuries and illnesses, environmental metrics, risk assessments, EHS action items and other pertinent information
Create training matrices to ensure that all training is defined and tracked to completion
Work with site leadership team and facilities to ensure that all key EHS operational controls are in place, on a PM program, and that EHS action items are resolved on a timely basis



What we are looking for:
Degree in Environmental Health & Safety or equivalent
Engineering (mechanical, electronic or electrical) background preferred
EHS Management Systems
Leadership experience
Analytical thinking
Ethical mind set at all times
Interpersonal and influencing skills, ability to coordinate
Excellent organizational skills, ability to multi-task and problem solve
Excellent verbal and written communication
Understanding of Microsoft Office packages
Work well within a team environment, whilst being able to plan and execute own work initiatives
Strong presentation skills


What we offer:
• Learning & Development - We invest in our employees for the long term – not just with salary and benefits, but with ongoing learning and development opportunities made available through Eaton University
• Wellness - Wellness at Eaton is more than a program, it’s about changing the environment by offering
• At Eaton, promoting gender equality is central to our vision of creating a truly diverse and inclusive business where everyone matters, and everyone belongs.

About Eaton:


Eaton is a power management company with 2018 sales of $21.6 billion. We provide energy efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 99,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries.


Candidate applying to the vacancy may be subject of the background screening.

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Environmental Health & Safety

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: LSD Life Safety Division EMEA

Job Level: Manager
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: Yes
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time