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Triple M Metal- Environmental Health and Safety Specialist

Niagara Falls, NY

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Triple M Metal US / Niagara Metals has grown to be North America’s leading metal recycling company with operations in Canada, the United States, Mexico, and Europe. The company also ships significant volumes of product to the Far East and Asia. Over the years Triple M Metal US/ Niagara Metals has diversified through acquisitions and vertical integration and its businesses now include: a significant real estate development and construction company for industrial, residential, and golf course properties (Giampaolo Investments Limited); a steel service center (Venture Steel); aluminum re-melt plants (Matalco)

Niagara Metals/Triple M Metal wants is a part of the circular economy, keeping products and materials in use through recycling. For forty-five years, we have focused on finding homes for the scrap metal that our society generates. Our industry knowledge of the metal markets makes us a leader in both ferrous and non-ferrous metals. We see ourselves on a tremendous growth path with a target of doubling our volume in the next five years. Are you up for the challenge?

We are transforming the way we work and want you to be a part of it!

The Environmental, Health & Safety Specialist will be stationed at our Niagara Falls, NY location but will provide oversight to all sites in Western New York as well as provide guidance to our facility in Fountain Inn, SC alongside the corporate group of EHS personnel.

The position assists in the overall compliance to regulatory requirements in US for health, safety and environment for assigned TMM sites and processes. The EHS Specialist will provide guidance and leadership in all aspects of environmental, health and safety systems by developing, implementing and monitoring safe operational processes/procedures.

What we Offer:

  • Group benefits and Pension
  • 401K
  • Bonus plan
  • Competitive base salary
  • Opportunities for growth and advancement!

Key Responsibilities:

Knowledge of applicable EHS legislation and best-practices

Lead compliance initiatives according to company and government requirements to ensure a safe, aware, responsive and compliant work environment.

Lead, facilitate and participate when appropriate in continuous improvement initiatives including incident investigations, root cause analysis and safety aspects of new processes or equipment .

Foster an environment where employees will willingly make extra effort to exceed safety, health and environmental goals and initiatives and look for opportunities to improve our processes and develop a lean, responsive and knowledgeable workforce

Develop and update policies and procedures as part of TMM’s IMS (Integrated Management System) for quality, environment and safety

Provide support/counsel to client groups with regards to the implementation of policies and procedures and their roles and responsibilities

Develop action plans for communication, training, inspections and audits

Comply with and maintain site environmental permits/approvals and Assist client groups with administering their EHS requirements (ie. Waste removal, storm water management, inspections)

Develop and deliver related training programs in order to meet legislated and other requirements including, but not limited to lockout/tag out, machine guarding, confined space entry, ergonomics, personal protective equipment, contractor safety and emergency response and preparedness

Conduct periodic audits, aspect/impact reviews and Health & Safety hazard assessments

Ensure that regular inspections of the work place are performed and that follow-up is complete for outstanding issues

Complete monthly analysis and reporting requirements, analyzing performance and trends, and meeting facilitation and minutes

Maintain associated records for OSHA/DEC-related activities

Environment, Health & Safety Responsibilities

Carries out responsibilities in compliance with the provisions of the governing Occupational Safety & Health Administration and Environmental legislation and its regulations, operating in a manner that will not create hazards, and contributes to promoting a safe workplace while respecting the environment

Recommends improvements to processes and procedures

Reports all accidents, incidents, and unsafe conditions to the immediate supervisor

Qualifications:

Associate Degree or Higher Post-Secondary education is preferred.

3 -5 years of experience in a related health, safety or environmental role

Safety Designation an asset

Triple M Metal LP is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we welcome diversity in the workplace. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including visible minorities, Aboriginal People, and persons with disabilities. To request any accommodations you may require to participate in the recruitment process (including alternate formats of materials or accessible meeting rooms) contact us at (905) 494-3999 x4219 to discuss your needs. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Niagara Falls, NY 14304: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)

Education:

  • Associate (Preferred)

Experience:

  • EHS: 4 years (Preferred)
  • Heath and Safety or Enviromental role: 3 years (Required)
  • EHS legislation & Best practices: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Develop and update policies: 3 years (Preferred)

Work Location: One location