Environmental Health and Safety Regional Manager

  • Location
    El Cajon, California
  • Job type
  • Salary
    $ 110000 - $ 130000 / Year
  • Category
    Business Operations and Management - Operations

The Regional Environmental, Health, & Safety Manager will drive the implementation of the Safety Management System across the Southern Operations including manufacturing in El Cajon CA, and several other locations across the other states.

The position will assure full compliance with all federal, state, local, and corporate EHS requirements while building a culture of EHS excellence. The EHS Regional Manager must be highly skilled in interpreting and complying with regulations that apply to the assigned geographical regions. They must exhibit excellent leadership skills, and be able to work across functional boundaries to achieve a safety-minded, zero incident culture.


Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Establishing effective behavioral-based safety programs across the Southern Region beginning with, but not limited to, the STOP program.
  • Responsible for full compliance with all Federal, State, Local, and Corporate EHS requirements including maintenance of records.
  • Administering mandated programs including, but not limited to hearing conservation, safety eyewear program, machine guarding, bloodborne pathogens, respiratory protection, hazard communications, RCRA, Storm Water, SARA 313, community right-to-know, and personal protective equipment. Assures all training and record-keeping & reporting, including online reporting of EHS and workers’ compensation-related requirements, is timely and accurate.
  • Develop and maintain partnerships with local agencies and healthcare professionals to assure compliance and positive community relations.
  • Responsible for keeping management informed relative to safety, health, environmental as well as workers’ compensation issues.
  • Responsible for budgeting and spending relative to safety equipment and supplies, drug-testing, exams, worker’s compensation, and so on.
  • Engaging leadership across the organization to drive safety, health, and environmental excellence across the Southern Region operations with the goal of a zero-incident culture.
  • Developing and maintaining an EHS scorecard consistent with requirements for each location supporting continuous improvement of EHS systems including safety training, BBS observations, corrective action completion, compliance inspections, hazard identification, recordable incidents, lost time incidents, incident rates, hours worked, work compensation incurred costs, and so on.


  • Bachelor’s degree (prefer EHS sciences, Engineering, or Engineering Technology) is required
  • 7 to 10 years leading and building comprehensive safety programs with evidence of continuous improvement
  • Strong manufacturing business acumen with familiarity in extrusion, molding, assembly, and material handling preferred
  • Ability to conceive, develop, and execute EHS related projects within a manufacturing environment
  • Demonstrated knowledge of delivering hands-on health, safety, and environmental training.
  • Ability to develop, implement, and coordinate comprehensive health, safety, and environmental accident prevention programs.
  • Excellent communication skills, both formal and informal, at all levels of the organization
  • Strong analytical, negotiating, presentation, and facilitation skills
  • Ability to organize, lead, and direct teams and/or committees.

  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

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