Teknor Apex

  • EHS Manager - Plants

    Job Locations US-RI-Pawtucket
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  • Overview


    Celebrating over 90 years…


    Teknor Apex Company is a privately held, global material science company founded in 1924 and headquartered in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.  We manufacture for our eight divisions in 9 locations in the U.S., and one each in Singapore, China, Belgium and Germany. 


    In all our businesses we pride ourselves on our commitment to technical innovation, quality products and custom service.  Positions offered are both challenging and rewarding and have excellent growth opportunities.


    The EHS Manager will be responsible for supporting the facility with an effective EHS program.  Listed below are some key responsibilities but does not reflect all responsibilities of the position.

    • Incorporating safety and environmental plans for the site and analytical labs; which will include emergency response, exposure monitoring, developing and maintaining EHS policies, plant inspections and audits for environment, health, safety and housekeeping.
    • Develops and maintains safety training programs; such as accident prevention program including safety awareness and hazard elimination.
    • Environmental and Company Compliance, stays current with appropriate regulations in helping to design/develop, implement, and manage policies and procedures that assure all environmental needs meet or exceed regulatory requirements.
    • Appropriate environmental and biological monitoring
    • Pollution prevention
    • Regulatory Compliance, OSHA, EPA, etc.
    • Ensure all government, state and local permits are maintained according to requirements.
    • Systematic elimination of potential hazards.
    • Accurate record keeping, recording of safety incidents and investigation of  safety incidents using root cause analysis
    • Facility waste and recycling activity
    • Knowledge of SDS sheets as it pertains to Haz Com.
    • Coordinates activities for Safety Committees including meetings, accident review and analysis, follow-up and safety auditing programs.
    • Works and confers with Corporate EHS.

    Minimum travel. 

    Qualifications & Competencies

    • BS. degree in field of study such as chemistry, environmental health and safety, or engineering.
    • Knowledge of federal and state regulations.
    • 4-6 years of EHS experience preferably in a manufacturing operation.
    • Good analytical and problem solving skills
    • Solid communication, presentation and training skills.
    • Proficient with Microsoft Office

    Our most successful employees possess the following core competencies:

    Teamwork * Project Management * Problem Solving * Critical Judgment * Interactive Communication * Analytical Thinking * Impact and Influence * Work Ethics and Values * Using Information Technology  



    Teknor Apex has a long-standing history of caring for its employees.  We are committed to the philosophy of providing employees with a comprehensive and competitive benefits package.

    • Relocation Assistance
    • Medical w/prescription drug coverage
    • Dental and Vision
    • Life Insurance
    • 401k w/company match
    • Paid Holidays and Vacation
    • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
    • Employee Wellness Program
    • Service Recognition



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