EHS Coordinator

Company: Sapa Extrusions Inc. ( Learn More )

General Information
4 Year Degree
2 to 5 years
Not Specified
Job Description

Job Posting March 27, 2017

Sapa is the world’s leading supplier of value added aluminum profile solutions to the construction, automotive, transportation, domestic, and engineering sectors. We offer exciting employment opportunities with significant upward potential for the motivated individual in a leading multinational company that has over 22,800 employees in operations in 40 countries. Sapa Extrusion North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer where all phases of employment are based strictly upon the qualifications of the individual as related to the work requirements of the position. This policy is applied without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status, marital status or any other category protected by law.

EHS Coordinator – Yankton SD

This position will join the EHS team to provide guidance and support to the Yankton SD Location. This position will be responsible for maintaining the company safety program; will conduct training, recommend policies and procedures and advise senior staff regarding injury trends and risk assessments; audit facilities for OSHA, Fire, Environmental and local safety regulatory compliance to include ergonomics and hazardous material handling; research industry best practices and training procedures so that the company meets or exceeds compliance regulation

Key Responsibilities

●  Work with operations personnel to implement EHS Group policies

●  Lead accident/incident investigations

●  Preside over plant safety committee activities

●  Conduct periodic audits

●  Coordinate and conduct new employee, annual and other training as required

●  Report to and Interact with EHS Manager. The candidate will also interact with outside environmental counsel and consultants

●  Active in case management

●  Oversee hazardous and non-hazardous waste management

●  Complete necessary environmental reports as required

●  Oversee environmental permit activities to ensure compliance

●  Performs other duties as required

Key Requirements


Work Experience

●  2 – 5 years of related EHS experience in an industrial, manufacturing and fabrication focused work environment.


●  Bachelor’s Degree in related field and/or equivalent experience.

Functional Knowledge

●  Strong background and knowledge in environmental compliance.

●  Workplace safety and OSHA regulations knowledge to include experience implementing the following critical safety programs: lockout/tag-out, fall protection, confined space, hazard communication, mobile equipment and machine guarding

●  Computer skills required including MS Office.


●  Fluency in English is mandatory.

●  Ability to communicate orally and in writing.


●  Some travel is required


Application: Send your resume (in English) including a cover letter describing your interests in this position and the skills you can bring to the job to [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] by May 1, 2017 

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