Ashland Corporate

  • EHS Auditor

    Job Locations US-DE-Wilmington | US-OH-Dublin
    Job Post Information* : 2 weeks ago(11/29/2018 2:16 PM)
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  • Overview

    Are you the kind of person that is always thinking, sketching, seeking, and adjusting? Who needs to understand how things work and then figure out how they can work better? Are you a passionate, tenacious, solver who loves to work with others who share your drive? Are you positive, constructive, and ingenious?


    Are you always solving?


    Then we’d like to meet you and bet you’d like to meet us.


    Ashland has an exciting opportunity for a EHS Auditor to join our Ashland LLC business at our Dublin, Ohio or Wilmington, Delaware location. This position will report to the Responsible Care Program Manager.


    The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following:

    • The Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) Auditor plans and conducts EHS compliance, management system and Process Safety Management audits and is in on-going communications with management at all levels to report and follow-up on audit results.
    • The EHS Auditor is responsible for driving audit excellence through the following key accountabilities:
    • Proactively developing and maintaining a broad knowledge of current and emerging country and local EHS regulatory requirements affecting Company operations
    • Providing detailed regulatory interpretation of complex laws and regulations in a manner that delivers accurate and efficient feedback and guidance to management.
    • Demonstrating a breadth and depth of understanding of multiple EHS subject areas.
    • Appling subject matter expertise and excellent communication skills to independently and objectively helping stakeholders identify and meet EHS compliance and management system requirements.
    • Facilitating maintenance of audit protocols and effectively applying protocols during fieldwork.
    • Planning, participating, and leading site audits that include experienced subject matter experts from other parts of the organization and/or external contractors.
    • Managing multiple complex projects within scope, budget, and schedule expectations and ensuring that project deliverables meet Ashland’s evidence and quality standards with minimal oversight.
    • Working across multiple technical disciplines and management levels.
    • Collaborating with peers and leadership to identify and implement processes and tools that enhance the quality, effectiveness, and efficiency of EHS audit work.
    • Participating in special EHS projects that require technical knowledge and skills.

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


    In order to be qualified for this role, you must possess the following:

    • BS or BA degree in engineering, environmental science, safety, occupational safety or related major
    • A minimum of two years of EHS experience in a manufacturing, chemical, pharmaceutical, or refinery setting.
    • Experience in managing EHS programs in the chemical manufacturing industry - facility experience required; corporate-level experience preferred
    • Professional certification (e.g. CPEA, PE, REM, CHMM, CSP, CIH, or other equivalent certification) or ability to obtain within 12 months.
    • Strong working knowledge of global EHS regulations, and general consensus standards.
    • Experience with implementing or auditing ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, ISO 45001, ISO 50001 and other relevant management system requirements; prefer experience with RC14001.
    • Familiarity with continuous improvement processes, tools, and techniques. Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Prior regulatory compliance audit fieldwork experience, including international, preferred.
    • Proficiency in working with a variety of information systems and technologies.
    • Ability to travel 50%, including international travel

    The following skill sets are preferred by the business unit:

    • Six Sigma or Lean certification
    • 3+ years of experience
    • CPEA
    • Multilingual 

    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 2018-7438 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 approximately 6,500 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. Our people 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. 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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