Dow Chemical EH&S Technician in South Africa, South Africa
The company is looking forEH&S DELIVERY TECHNICIAN (m/f)to be based inSouth Africa.*
Shares with the Delivery Specialist the responsibility for the implementation of the EH&S management system (work processes, standards, procedures) in order to meet business objectives and to maintain the license to operate.
Provides hands-on Environmental, Industrial Hygiene, Health & Safety and Reactive Chemicals activities for the New Germany plant.
Implements detailed, task level, day to day EH&S (Environmental, Industrial Hygiene, Safety & Reactive Chemicals, Health Services) programs, utilizing the EH&S work process, standards and procedures.
Ensures that the environmental, IH, Health & Safety and Reactive chemical aspects of Operating Discipline are adequate and applied to achieve environmental performance goals. In most cases, would perform the role of Section owner for the Environmental section of Operating Discipline.
Acts as the Plant resource for related EH&S information on procedures, guidelines and standards.
Plant contact for environmental, IH, H&S, reactive chemical 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, IH and reactive chemical monitoring, data collection, analyzing and reporting for the New Germany Plant
Participates in the environmental, IH, H&S and reactive chemical related reviews and projects.
Coordinates the schedules for audits in the EH&S related areas
Conducts and documents investigations of incidents and ensures follow up actions to prevent re-occurrences are addressed
CRITICAL SUCCESS FACTORS
Working knowledge of all EH&S WP and tools, working knowledge of plant /department operations and processes, and excellent communication skills
Aware all regulatory, permit, and company requirements for areas of responsibility and Dow audit requirements
Working knowledge of Cause and effect process and Event and Action Tool
Can perform work process roles, as appropriate (i.e. BBP Coordinator / Focal Point, BBP Observer, RMWP Implementer, Facility Compliance Task Focal Point (Facility CTFP )
Can perform Identify Risks role
Good people and communication skills
Must be able to understand the business / site EH&S strategy and related performance data
Knows and able to apply their client's MOC process
Good computer skills to work with all EH&S WP and tools
Can apply Dow Safety Standards and Policies
Can determine applicability of EH&S tasks and activities as related to standards/requirements
Understands Plant Operating Discipline issues and process issues that impact company environmental goals
Knowledge of all regulatory, permit, and company requirements for areas of responsibility
Plant process knowledge
National Diploma in Chemical Engineering OR
National Diploma in Analytical Chemistry OR
An Engineering qualification
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.
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
MEAF-South Africa-South Africa-New Germany