MontgomeryRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Montgomery jobs

Environmental, Health, and Safety Manager *$2500 Sign on Bonus*

Company: Progress Rail Services Corp.
Location: Montgomery
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:


PRS Facility Location:

Montgomery, AL MOW - 080

Job Purpose:

The site Environmental, Health and Safety Manager is a senior leader within the Montgomery, AL facility and is required to be highly visible in constantly communicating a safety-first culture and positive work environment as well as overseeing the daily activities of general plant maintenance. Must be well versed in 5S and continuous improvement / lean manufacturing particularly in a manufacturing environment. Must possess a positive attitude, be proactive, strong communicator, coach, teacher and be highly observant and skilled in various techniques eliminating potential hazards in the workplace.

$2500 Sign on Bonus

Req ID:


Company Description:

Railroads transport goods and people millions of miles every day. At Progress Rail, we believe in going the distance with them. We are looking for talented and innovative team players to address the challenges of the rail industry today, ensuring success for the future. Build a long-term career with opportunities for growth and advancement as part of a vibrant network of close to 200 global locations. Our innovative team members work together to forge the bridge between ideas and success!

As a Caterpillar company, Progress Rail is an integrated rolling stock and infrastructure provider, delivering a full range of products and services to domestic and international railroad customers. Our customers enjoy one-stop shopping and comprehensive railway solutions - whether it rolls on the rail or is the rail itself. From locomotives, transit, freight cars and engines, to tracks, signals and advanced technology, we ensure customers can count on us to meet their needs.

Learn how we keep our customers rolling by following us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn, and by visiting .

Education / Training:

--- Relevant manufacturing/engineering degree is preferred.

Job Title:

Environmental, Health, and Safety Manager $2500 Sign on Bonus



Key Job Elements:

--- Embrace and drive a total safety culture throughout the

MoW organization;

--- Performs EHS training, including SafeStart/SafeTrack,

Emergency Action Plan drills, New-Hire Orientation &

Mentoring System, Daily/Weekly Toolbox Topics, and

Specialized training such as forklifts, aerial lifts, cranes,


--- Identifies existing and potential EHS problems and

participates in developing corrective measures;

--- Ensures compliance with organization and government

EHS standards (i.e., OSHA, ADEM);

--- Develops procedures to assure continuing compliance

with regulations and organization standards;

--- Maintains data in EHS management systems (P.R.E.S.S).

--- Handles regulatory inspections/visits;

--- Completes reports for submission to EPA, OSHA or other

regulatory agencies;

--- Conducts thorough accident investigations, property

damages, with follow up and corrective action;

--- Conducts required environmental tests, analysis, and


--- Ensures environmental discharges are within permit


--- Completes sampling of various environmental media (air,

water, and waste);

--- Collects, labels, packages, and ships samples for

laboratory analysis;

--- Develops injury/incident updates;

--- Completes Self-Audits, J.S.A.'s, P.P.E. assessments, etc,;

--- Inventory, purchase, and distribute P.P.E;

--- Issues and oversees Hot Work Permits;

--- Completes Safety Program Updates & Safety Bulletin


--- Reviews/ and verifies Lock out/Tag out procedures;

--- Maintains accurate inventory of Safety Data Sheets


--- Completes contractor audits (Browz and On-Site


--- Conducts/Assists in Emergency Action Plan drills;

--- Issues permits for live electrical work;

--- Completes Ergonomic Assessments, Workplace Violence

Assessments, Respiratory Fit Tests, and Respirator


--- Communicates with Health Services concerning

incidents, worker's comp cases, Return to Work, drug

testing, physicals, Audiometric testing, and Respiratory-

related requirements;

--- Staff member of facility management team;

--- Prepare and present comprehensive safety update

PowerPoint presentations at monthly plant wide

communication meetings;

--- Update safety KPI dashboard and communicate

improvement initiatives;

--- Provide oversight and direction to the plant Safety


--- Primary contact for site security; maintain respective

door key register;

--- Coordinates property management services, including

yard/tree maintenance and contract housekeeping


--- Conducts and arrange customer site facility tours;

--- Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Experience:

--- Minimum of 5 years experience in safety and

environmental field preferred;

--- Understanding of manufacturing and

procurement/supply chain;

--- Must be knowledgeable in the interpretation and

application of CFR Title 29 - Labor as it relates to the

manufacturing sector;

--- Proven experience conducting EHS compliance;

--- Solid understanding of safety practices and ability to

conduct safety training on an ongoing basis;

--- Effective communication (verbal and written) skills a


--- Demonstrated ability to work effectively at all levels,

including company management, customers, staff,

contractors, vendors, and site personnel;

--- Strong communication skills, both written and oral;

--- Strong presenter to large audience groups;

--- Proficient computer experience in Word, Excel, and


--- Must have valid driver's license.


Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Sex/Religion/National Origin/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Vets/Disabilities


Progress Rail offers an excellent total compensation package,* including competitive salary, paid time off for vacation and holidays, 401(k) plan with company match, medical/dental/vision/life/disability insurance and flexible spending accounts. Relocation assistance may be available for some positions.

*Benefits eligibility differs by job position and employment status - governing plan documents control such benefits.

Job Category:

Environmental Health and Safety



Keywords: Progress Rail Services Corp., Montgomery , Environmental, Health, and Safety Manager *$2500 Sign on Bonus*, Executive , Montgomery, Alabama

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Alabama jobs by following @recnetAL on Twitter!

Montgomery RSS job feeds