Health, Safety & Environment Coordinator
Scope of Position
The HSE Coordinator reports directly to the
General Manager and has a dotted line to the Plant Managers (Dorchester &
Allendale) and under general direction facilitates and coordinates plant environmental,
industrial hygiene, and safety programs and provides guidance to the plant
staffs to ensure compliance with the all environmental, industrial hygiene, and
safety regulatory requirements. Key
competencies of this position are technical expertise, planning and
organization ability, problems solving and initiative.
Reports to: General Manager
Division/Department: Operations and Maintenance
Location: Dorchester, SC
Well-lighted, heated and/or air-conditioned
indoor office setting with adequate ventilation. Occasional overnight travel
(up to 25%) by land and/or air. Moderate noise (examples: business office with
computers and printers and power plant setting)
· Coordinates plant
environmental programs as assigned, and provides guidance and training to the
plant staff to ensure compliance with the environmental, safety and industrial
hygiene regulatory requirements.
· Provide day-to-day
technical and regulatory support to the plants with support, as needed, from
the appropriate program area sections in Environmental Services and Human
Resources. Maintains a working knowledge
of environmental regulatory requirements applicable to the power plants.
regulatory reporting to environmental, safety, and industrial hygiene agencies,
ensures regulatory notifications are made as required by environmental, safety,
and industrial hygiene regulations for releases and upset conditions and serves
as a focal point for regulatory agencies.
· Monitors compliance
with plant permits, procedures, and work practices, related to permits and
other regulatory programs and monitors proposed modifications to plant to
assure appropriate permits and other requirements are considered in
· Coordinates and/or
provides required and appropriate environmental, safety, and industrial hygiene
training of employees.
· Lead the safety
committee in establishing and creating a zero accident and injury culture for
all team members.
· Assure that the
processes are in place to evaluate and conduct job hazard analysis, near miss,
and incident/injury, or illness investigations to discover root causes and
develop corrective actions to prevent reoccurrences.
· Participates in planning
and implementing community based and other civic programs involving
· Teaches and promotes
safe work practices and stimulates interest in safety programs
· Lead root cause
mapping processes and identify solutions to prevent recurrence of accidents or
· Respond to Plant
Emergencies in accordance with the Emergency Response Plan.
· Attend and or hold
morning meetings, monthly meetings and quarterly meetings.
· Attend training,
implement and pursue personal development goals.
· Other duties as
· Valid Driver’s
· Proven planning and
· The ability to solve
problems and take the initiative to identify and improve environmental related
· The ability to manage
· Working knowledge of
OSHA, EPA, SCDHEC, and other government regulations that apply to plant and
employee health and safety and environmental compliance.
· Strong written and
verbal communication skills
· Knowledge of computer
skills, MS office to include: word processing, spreadsheet, power point
presentations, and database management
· Highly motivated and
· Proficiency In Air,
storm water, waste water, and solid waste regulations
· Working knowledge of
CEMS and associated equipment, hardware, software, QA/QC, standard operating
practices, daily checks, calibrations, test procedures as part of duties in
order to perform quarterly, yearly audits along with the ability to complete
the required paperwork in order to ensure complete compliance with applicable
· Bachelor Degree
Science, Engineering, or related field.
· Minimum of four (4)
years of environmental experience, or equivalent.
understanding of power plant environmental, health, and safety issues.
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