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Regional EHS Coordinator at PPG Industries in Troy, Michigan

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

The Regional EHS Coordinator is responsible for the over-site of the safety and environmental programs implementation of EHS Management system for Coating Services facilities in the Detroit area.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supports the local implementation of EHS Management system in assigned facilities.

    o Review plant development / progress with local Safety/Environmental Improvement Plans

    o Develops and presents safety training material

    o Conducts safety risk assessments and performs job hazard analysis

    o Participates in and reviews incident investigations to ensure root cause and proper corrective actions have been identified and implemented

    o Work with plant teams to develop and implement incident prevention and control methods with a focus on hazard elimination and engineering control methods

    o Maintains and improves plant EHS performance by completing EHS inspections/ audits; evaluate and re-design processes and standard work practices; develop remedial measures; assist plant with implementation of changes

    o Monitor plant EHS metric performance and ensure remedial actions are developed

  • Supports the development of SBU procedures and instructions to ensure compliance with relevant environmental and safety regulations and PPG requirements

  • Presents training material necessary for implementation of EHS Management System

  • Assist plant compliance with federal, state, and local safety regulations by supporting the Plant Manager and site EHS Leadership Team in enforcing adherence to regulation; forwarding regulation information to plant leaders; advising management on needed action; works with local regulatory agencies as needed

  • Monitor plant usage of Compliance Tracker software to ensure obligations are timely met

  • Tracks plant and Corporate EHS metrics

  • Assists Corporate Environmental Specialist in the completion of required reports as needed


    • Safety/Industrial Hygiene, Chemical Engineering or related science,

    • 5-7 years of EHS experience within a manufacturing environment

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    • Experience with inspections, audits, hazard reviews, and safety analysis

    • Ability to travel to sites in the Detroit region

    • Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and Power point software .

    PPG: We protect and beautify the world.

    At PPG, we work every day to develop and deliver the paints, coatings and materials that our customers have trusted for more than 130 years. Through dedication and creativity, we solve our customers' biggest challenges, collaborating closely to find the right path forward. With headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate and innovate in more than 70 countries. We serve customers in construction, consumer products, industrial and transportation markets and aftermarkets. To learn more, visit and follow @ PPG on Twitter.

    Why join us:

    With PPG, you will find meaning in your work every day, and engage in opportunities that will shape you, personally and professionally.

    • Your personal strengths will empower you to succeed and make an impact from day one.

    • You will be inspired to learn and grow, and to get the support you need to identify and achieve your boldest career aspirations.

    • Your passion to excel will be fueled by your connection to world-class partners, industry experts, the best and brightest colleagues, and future forward technologies.

    • Your contributions will not only meet the challenges of our global customers, but help them propel their industries forward.

    • You will be welcomed into a culture where everyone's ideas and contributions are valued and encouraged.

    Just like you, we are driven to make a difference in our world.

    PPG prides itself on the quality of its employees and as such, candidates who receive a job offer will be required to successfully pass a hair drug/toxins test and a background check.

    PPG offers an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected status. PPG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. You may request a copy of PPG's affirmative action plan by emailing .

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