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Health & Safety Specialist

Health & Safety Specialist

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Ashland is seeking an Environmental, Health & Safety Engineer to join our team.


  • Create, lead and maintain site health and safety and security programs, including develop and Implement new initiatives to improve EH&S performance
  • Participate/Lead Plant Safety Committees
  • Participate in and lead site PSM program
  • Conduct root cause analysis of EH&S incidents.
  • Maintain site Emergency Preparedness Master Plan (EPMP), organize and implement drills
  • Complete Required EH&S Reports
  • Management Representative for RC14001
  • Manage Industrial Hygiene Programs
  • Coordinate EH&S Training
  • Maintain EH&S Records
  • Purchase/Maintain safety equipment (PPE) inventory
  • Maintain Hazardous Waste records including copies of waste manifests and hazardous waste generation volumes
  • Site lead for employee fitness for work assessments, including drug testing and physicals

Regular Schedule:

8-hour day shift - 5 days per week - Monday to Friday

Additional hours as required.


**This job is based on a ladder structure and the job level (salary) will be determined by the quantity and quality of your experience.

**This position is located in Philadelphia, PA. 


Essential Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant technical field required, engineering degree highly desired..
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in an industrial environment required.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, highly motivated, goal oriented strong team player.
  • Experience creating and administrating safety programs
  • Requires minimal supervision.

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Certification as a Certified Safety Professional
  • Experience writing procedures and work instructions.
  • DOT and RCRA certification
  • Experience as an instructor for employee training.

TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, please select the Apply button. If no Apply button is provided, please visit Ashland's Career Center. Once there, enter job number 2017-6728 in the Keyword Search field to find this posting and apply on-line.


NOTE:  We do not accept resumes from external staffing agencies or independent recruiters for any of our openings unless we have a signed recruiting agreement in place to fill a specific position.


Ashland Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ASH) is a premier global specialty chemicals company serving customers in a wide range of consumer and industrial markets, including adhesives, architectural coatings, automotive, construction, energy, food and beverage, personal care and pharmaceutical. At Ashland, we are 6,000 passionate, tenacious solvers - from renowned scientists and research chemists to talented engineers and plant operators - who thrive on developing practical, innovative and elegant solutions to complex problems for customers in more than 100 countries. Ashland also maintains a controlling interest in Valvoline Inc. (NYSE: VVV), a premium consumer-branded lubricant supplier. Visit to learn more.


Ashland. always solving


We are passionate, tenacious, solvers who thrive on developing practical, innovative and elegant solutions to complex problems in applied chemistry, always pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, and advancing the competitiveness of our customers across diverse industries.


Our people—molecular scientists, chemists, process engineers, logisticians, research scientists, economists, analysts, compliance auditors, salespeople, safety experts and more—are distinguished by their ability to create and apply specialized chemistry in ways that enable customers to amplify the efficacy, refine the usability, add to the allure, ensure the integrity, and improve the profitability of their products and applications.


The Ashland Way


Our vision, mission, way and values are the foundation for what makes Ashland, Ashland. What we aspire to accomplish, how we work every day toward that vision, and the way that we do things are what give substance to the promises we make to each other, customers and investors.


Our vision is to make a better world by providing creative solutions through the application of specialty ingredients and materials.


Our mission is to develop practical, innovative, and elegant solutions to complex problems in applied chemistry, always pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, and advancing the competitiveness of our customers across diverse industries.


Our way is to respect, protect, and advance the people we work with, companies we serve, shareholders who invest in our future, communities we’re a part of, and planet we share.


Ashland is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation. 

Ashland is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


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