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Industrial Hygienist



St Joseph, MO, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 25, 2023

What you will do

Lead initiatives for the health and safety of the workforce by monitoring and evaluating industrial hygiene programs at Clarios' St. Joseph Missouri facility to resolve and improve potential health risks, in accordance with Federal, State, Local, and Corporate requirements.

How you will do it

  • Implement an effective industrial hygiene program in accordance with Federal, State, Local, and Corporate requirements, to monitor and assess employee exposure to current and potential health factors and to measure effectiveness of programs and procedures in accordance with Clarios Manufacturing System, ACGIH and other applicable IH standards.

  • Working under the direction of the IH Manager, you will partner with the broader Environmental, Health & Safety team (to include a local EHS Site Manager, Environmental Engineer, Nursing, etc.) HR, and Plant Leadership teams to identify and deploy solutions that reduce occupational exposures and drive positive improvements in critical industrial hygiene metrics.

  • Develop strategies to reduce and eliminate health and wellness risks within the workplace, ranging from air filtration, ventilation, engineering controls, PPE, etc.

  • Drive Clarios Best Business Practices and oversee its incorporation into the Clarios Management System.

  • Educate and train plant hourly and salary personnel in effective industrial hygiene and ventilation practices and procedures.

  • Lead efforts to effectively manage Legal, Governmental, and Corporate industrial hygiene records according to standards.

  • Review all manufacturing and support operations to assure ongoing, effective industrial hygiene practices.

  • Assess and analyze data, summarize statistics, and compile reports for improvement initiatives.

  • Maintain current awareness of applicable International, Federal, State and local health, industrial hygiene and safety regulations.

  • Maintain professional competency through participation in professional education and training programs and completion of any necessary requirements to maintain professional credentials.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

What we look for

  • Bachelor's degree in Industrial Hygiene, Safety, Chemistry or related field

  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience working in an industrial hygiene or safety role, preferably in a manufacturing environment

  • Graduate degree in Industrial Hygiene or Certified Industrial Hygienist is a plus, but not required

  • Proficient knowledge of relevant laws, policies and procedures

  • Excellent communications skills, both verbal and written

  • Ability to multitask and prioritize tasks

  • Previous experience with OSHA, ACGIH, or other equivalent international organizations

  • Ability to travel up to 5% (ie. training opportunities and EHS Summit)

  • You will work out of our St. Joseph plant located in Missouri

  • Open to relocation



Who we are:
Clarios is the creator behind the world’s most recognizable car battery brands. We are the car battery found in most new vehicles including leading brands such as Ford, General Motors, Toyota, Honda, and Nissan. Our 16,000 employees develop, manufacture, and distribute batteries for virtually every type of vehicle. We recover, recycle, and reuse up to 99% of our battery materials, leading sustainability practices in our industry. Clarios, formerly Johnson Controls Battery Group, is currently a Brookfield portfolio company. Learn more about us at www.clarios.com.

To all recruitment agencies: Clarios does not accept unsolicited agency resumes/CVs. Please do not forward resumes/CVs to our careers email addresses, Clarios employees or any other company location. Clarios is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes/CVs.