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The Mansfield Mill is seeking a dynamic leader for the mill’s health and safety program. The successful candidate will lead the mill’s safety program through managing and/or supervising the health and safety team, the on-site emergency response team, and the worker’s compensation and health services programs. The Health and Safety Manager provides tactical and strategic leadership for accomplishing our vision of an incident-free workplace.
Critical responsibilities include:
- Development, implementation and management of health and safety management systems.
- Development of policies, procedures, programs and implementation tools, including training programs, to continuously improve the mill’s safety and healthy performance and culture.
- Providing leadership and management support to health and safety staff.
- Providing technical expertise to resolve safety and health concerns, meet regulatory compliance obligations and International Paper standards.
5+ years of experience managing industrial health and safety programs in a manufacturing environments, a bachelor’s degree in occupational health and safety or related degree, and an appropriate professional certification or equivalent.
7+ years of supervisory/management experience in the paper industry and a demonstrated ability to lead teams and influence people outside of line of authority. Experience leading, managing and implementing industrial health and safety programs.
The successful candidate will have a proven track record of leading teams and getting things accomplished through others, and a demonstrated ability to develop sustainable systems when implementing change. Listening and presentation skills are critical, along with facilitation, change management and conflict resolution skills.
- Managerial Courage
- Priority Setting
- Action Oriented,
- Managing through Systems
- Integrity and Trust
- Organizational Skills.
International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans