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Health & Safety Leader

Chester, VA, USA ● Frankford, Philadelphia, PA, USA ● Hopewell, VA 23860, USA Req #399
Tuesday, May 10, 2022
About AdvanSix plays a critical role in global supply chains, innovating and delivering essential products for our customers in a wide variety of end markets and applications that touch people’s lives, such as building and construction, fertilizers, plastics, solvents, packaging, paints, coatings, adhesives and electronics. Our reliable and sustainable supply of quality products emerges from the vertically integrated value chain of our three U.S.-based manufacturing facilities. AdvanSix strives to deliver best-in-class customer experiences and differentiated products in the industries of nylon solutions, chemical intermediates, and plant nutrients, guided by our core values of Safety, Integrity, Accountability and Respect. More information on AdvanSix can be found at

Position Summary: This full-time position requires a self-reliant, highly motivated individual able to work both independently and with a team. Must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment in an organized, accurate and efficient manner. Will be responsible for support of company safety programs.

Duties and Responsibilities:

•Act as company Subject Matter Expert to answer questions and respond to safety program related issues.

•Support and help develop the strategic plan for safety and compliance improvement.

•Provide recommendations on, and develop policies, standards, and procedures.

•Manage and monitor adherence to safety policies and procedures and relay findings to senior leadership as appropriate.

•Ensure reporting of OSHA recordable/lost time incidences and required facility data

•Track and oversee risk management and capital process for safety projects.

•Monitor new health and safety regulations and provide guidance for company adherence.

•Support company observation and HSE continuous improvement processes.

•Monitor compliance of safety program in field and conduct safety audits and program assessments.

•Participate on incident investigation teams and drive improvement in root cause corrective action processes.

•Provide safety support to other departments for special projects and initiatives.

•Monitor, analyze, and communicate health, safety, and environmental performance to drive continuous improvement
•Ability to identify potential safety hazards and recommend corrective actions. 
•Knowledge of OSHA regulations and safety rules for general industry compliance. 

•Position may require up to 15% travel.

Basic Qualifications:

•Bachelor’s degree in occupational safety/health, construction management or related field.

•A minimum of 5 years’ experience in Occupational Health disciplines working in manufacturing and/or chemical industry.

Additional Qualifications:

•Professional Certificate (ASP, CSP, CHST, OHST) a plus.

•Auditor experience/ training.

•Excellent leadership and verbal and written communication skills

•Strong aptitude for digital media including Microsoft Office, SharePoint, and Teams

•People-oriented personality and aptitude to drive safety culture improvements.

•Strong process orientation

•Excellent organizational skills

•Demonstrated Project Management skills

•Demonstrated ability to research literature, standards, laws, and rules and apply same in efficient and effective manner.

•Strong management, leadership, and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing.

•People-oriented personality and aptitude to drive safety culture improvements.

•Demonstrated ability to develop and deliver training and communications to a diverse audience. 

AdvanSix is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, religion, veteran status, or any other protected classification. To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of AdvanSix about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at AdvanSix via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of AdvanSix, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by AdvanSix for this position and a valid agreement with AdvanSix is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the AdvanSix agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Other details

  • Job Family SC03 - ISC HSE
  • Pay Type Salary
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  • Chester, VA, USA
  • Frankford, Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • Hopewell, VA 23860, USA