Dow Chemical Environment, Health & Safety Technician/Technologist in Marlborough, Massachusetts

The Dow Chemical Company has an opportunity for anEnvironmental, Health, and Safety (EH&S) Technologistat theMarlborough, MAsite. The EH&S Technologist works closely with the EH&S Specialist and Leader in the implementation of the EH&S management system (work processes, standards and procedures), in order to meet business objectives and to maintain the license to operate. The EH&S Technologist provides hands-on Environmental, Industrial Hygiene, and Health & Safety activities for the Marlborough Site.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Implements detailed, task level, day to day EH&S (Environmental, Industrial Hygiene (IH), Safety, and Health Services) programs, utilizing the EH&S work process, standards and procedures.

  • Ensures that the Environmental, Safety, IH, and Health aspects of Operating Discipline are adequate and applied to achieve EH&S performance goals. May perform the role of Section owner for the EH&S sections of Operating Discipline.

  • Acts as the Plant resource for related EH&S information on procedures, guidelines and standards.

  • Plant contact for Environmental, IH, and Health and Safety issues.

  • Coaches teams and individuals on EH&S related tasks and activities.

  • Assists in developing and achieving area or plant EH&S goals.

  • Ensures compliance tasks are completed.

  • Performs / coordinates certain environmental, and IH monitoring, data collection, analyzing and reporting for the Plant

  • As required participates in the environmental, IH, and H&S related reviews and projects. Coordinates the schedules for audits in the EH&S related areas.

  • As required conducts and documents investigations of incidents and ensures follow up actions to prevent re-occurrences.

  • Acts as the maintenance and contractor resource for EH&S information on procedures, guidelines, and standards.

  • Assist in developing EH&S safe work plans for facility and maintenance work.

  • Act as focal point for contractor safety training.

Required Qualifications:

  • Three (3) or more years of experience in a EH&S role, or directly relevant role with EH&S responsibilities, within a chemical or industrial manufacturing environment, is required.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft applications, such as Word and Excel, and the ability to learn new programs quickly. Proficient at developing and presenting data.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Good interpersonal skills are required.

  • Must have strong multi-tasking, problem solving and time management skills.

  • Demonstrate leadership skills, inspire others and lead them through influence, and lead EH&S initiatives.

  • A self-starter who can identify, prioritize and accomplish multiple tasks.

  • A minimum requirement for this U.S. based position is the ability to work legally in the United States. No visa sponsorship/support is available for this position, including for any type of U.S. permanent residency (green card) process.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Five (5) or more years of experience in an EH&S role in a chemical manufacturing environment is preferred.

  • Experience in industrial hygiene monitoring, performing EH&S assessments and working experience as an EH&S auditor.

  • Experience in developing/presenting EH&S training previously.

  • Associate or higher degree in Environment, Health, Safety, Chemistry, Biology, or related field of study is preferred.

  • Four (4) or more years of military training/experience in EH&S related field is preferred.


Education:

  • A minimum of a High School Diploma or GED is required, with preference for Associate or higher, or four (4) or more years of military training/experience.

About Dow:

Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company is driving innovations that extract value from material, polymer, chemical and biological science to help address many of the world's most challenging problems, such as the need for fresh food, safer and more sustainable transportation, clean water, energy efficiency, more durable infrastructure, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's integrated, market-driven portfolio delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in 175 countries and in high-growth sectors such as packaging, infrastructure, transportation, consumer care, electronics, and agriculture. In 2016, Dow had annual sales of $48 billion and employed approximately

56,000 people worldwide. The Company's more than 7,000 product families are manufactured at 189 sites in 34 countries across the globe. References to "Dow" or the "Company" mean The Dow Chemical Company and its consolidated subsidiaries

unless otherwise expressly noted. More information about Dow can be found at: www.dow.com.

Dow Offers:

  • Competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits

  • An annual variable pay program that rewards team and individual performance while sharing success across the company

  • Employee stock ownership - and the commitment to long-term success that it brings

  • On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment

  • Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth

  • The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world

  • Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others

  • Dow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Dow is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without

regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation,

gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals

with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation

due to a disability, you may contact us at: http://www.dow.com/en-us/contact-us, you may call us at 1 800-523-3945 and

select Option 1, or send a facsimile request to 1 989-636-3674.

Title:

Environment, Health & Safety Technician/Technologist

Location:

Massachusetts-Marlborough

Requisition ID:

1705244