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Director of Environmental Health & Safety

Posted: Dec 07, 2018

Listing Provided by R.P.Mckinley and Associates – 201 Forest Hills Plaza,  Pittsburgh, PA  15221

Director of Environmental Health & Safety – Large Role – Highly Strategic

We are recruiting on behalf of a very leading metals manufacturer.    Our client is thriving and is expanding their team.  They are recruiting for a very strong leader who can manage a well – established group of EHS professionals including an EHS Manager, a safety team, an environmental team, a nurse, etc.  This role encompasses three locations, (750+ employees), and reports to a Vice President of the business unit.

Our client is all about operational excellence and they are implementing a behavior-based safety initiative.  (They would like someone very knowledgeable of this.)  This is a robust role and is highly varied; very interesting.

This role pays very well with a base range up to $170k plus an extremely generous bonus program.

You would be working out of a large plant in Southeast OH.   This plant is about 45 miles west of Pittsburgh and about 120 miles south of Cleveland.  (Our client does offer a very generous relocation package.)

This is an excellent role and a true career role – wonderful growth potential.

Please contact me at any time for additional information.  I’d be happy to schedule a time to talk.

Thank you for your consideration.

Janet Winschel

ForTec Medical- Safety and Compliance Manager

Posted: Oct 26, 2018

Safety and Compliance Manager

ForTec Medical, Hudson, Ohio

 ForTec Medical, an industry leader in delivering mobilized surgical technologies within the broadest array of lasers, is seeking a Safety and Compliance Manager.  ForTec has experienced explosive growth throughout the U.S. over the last three decades.  Our network of service centers stretches coast-to-coast, now serving customers in more than 40 states.

We are seeking a Safety and Compliance Manager which will be based out of our brand new Home Office in Hudson, Ohio, to create and execute company-wide safety initiatives covering employee safety from coast-to-coast.  Additional responsibilities include managing a variety of ForTec compliance programs.  This highly collaborative position is a great opportunity for a high energy, creative, and results oriented safety professional.

 Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead a proactive comprehensive workplace safety program responsive to Company trends and regulatory requirements.
  • Analyze and identify safety issues and trends. Develop and execute effective solutions that can be implemented across a multi-state environment.
  • Engage a distributed workforce in identifying safety opportunities, best practices, and solutions.
  • Act as the first responder contact for safety incidents and serve as the liaison for all involved parties.
  • Manage all vehicle accident and worker’s compensation claims. Partner with insurance carriers and third parties to effectively manage claims.
  • Conduct root cause investigations into all accidents and injuries. Develop local and company-wide corrective actions.
  • Participate in insurance claims meetings, taking a lead role in presenting ForTec’s safety programs and initiatives.
  • Evaluate movement of equipment to identify and prevent safety hazards.
  • Create employee safety awareness through effective communication and initiatives.
  • Write, communicate and maintain safety policies and procedures.
  • Establish annual safety goals and metrics, regularly reporting on progress.
  • Collaborate with the Training Department to partner on safety training initiatives, documentation, and delivery. Deliver monthly new hire safety orientation.
  • Develop and execute safety recognition and reward programs.
  • Manage compliance of specific healthcare related requirements.
  • Manage all safety regulatory requirements and compliance.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in related safety or business field; nationally recognized safety professional certification a plus
  • Minimum 5 years progressive experience developing and implementing safety programs
  • Multi-state / multi-facility safety experience
  • Experience in Worker’s Compensation rules and claims management
  • Knowledgeable in OSHA requirements
  • Strategic while extremely hands on to resolve day-to-day issues
  • Continuous improvement mindset
  • Ability to identify, analyze, and resolve problems effectively and urgently
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, presentation, and written communication skills
  • Excellent planning, prioritization and organizational skills; experience manage multiple priorities
  • Experience managing projects from beginning to end, meeting deadlines and objectives
  • Proficient knowledge in Microsoft applications: Excel, Word, and Power Point
  • Ability to occasionally travel, including occasional overnight travel


Benefits & Rewards

ForTec invests in our employee’s well-being by offering a generous and comprehensive benefits program.  We carefully choose benefits that invest in our team’s total well-being, offering a variety of choices that provide value and assist in supporting employees and their families.

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with generous company match
  • Profit Sharing Plan
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Wellness Initiatives and Rewards


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