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EH&S Technician

Job Req ID:  8485
Location: 

Two Harbors, MN, US, 55616

Date:  Aug 4, 2022
Description: 

As a leader in high-performance building solutions, Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LP Building Solutions, NYSE: LPX) manufactures engineered wood building products that meet the demands of builders, remodelers and homeowners worldwide. LP’s extensive offerings include innovative and dependable building products and accessories, such as siding solutions (LP® SmartSide® Trim & Siding, LP® SmartSide® ExpertFinish® Trim & Siding, LP BuilderSeries® Lap Siding, and LP® Outdoor Building Solutions®), LP Structural Solutions (LP® TechShield® Radiant Barrier, LP WeatherLogic® Air & Water Barrier, LP Legacy® Premium Sub-Flooring, and LP® FlameBlock® Fire-Rated Sheathing, LP NovaCore™ Thermal Insulated Sheathing, and more), LP® TopNotch® Sub-Flooring, and oriented strand board (OSB). In addition to product solutions, LP provides industry-leading customer service and warranties. Since its founding in 1972, LP has been Building a Better Worldby helping customers construct beautiful, durable homes while our shareholders build lasting value. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, LP operates 25 plants across the U.S., Canada, Chile, and Brazil. For more information, visit LPCorp.com.

LP’s values-driven, positive culture creates an environment where talented and hardworking people thrive in a safe, ethical, fun, challenging and rewarding place to work.  For more than 40 years, we’ve developed careers and provided advancement opportunities in the building products industry.

Job Purpose

Support plant EHS management to ensure compliance with established safety and environmental policies and procedures. Perform tasks to implement policies and procedures.

We’d love to meet you if... 
… you’re energized by big challenges and creating a plan to meet the challenge 
… you enjoy working with others to deliver great work 
… you’re innovative and looking for a values-driven, positive culture and environment

In this position you will have the opportunity to:

  • Communicate EHS policies and procedures to plant, providing advice and guidance to employees on the interpretation and implementation as needed
  • Perform EHS inspections and surveys to ensure compliance with LP’s policies, procedures, regulations and standards
  • Work with others to investigate near misses, injuries, and complaints concerning hazards or uncomfortable conditions
  • Participate in employee training and emergency preparedness programs
  • Assist supervisors and managers to resolve EHS issues. Refer complex problems to more experienced staff as necessary
  • Participate in the maintenance of the Environmental Management System
  • Responsible for EHS monitoring, documenting, reporting , and recordkeeping
  • Participate in cross-functional teams on special projects as assigned
  • Interact with environmental regulators as needed
  • Work with senior staff to review and analyze the effectiveness of current EHS programs
  • Report non-compliance or hazardous conditions and suggest remedies
  • Manufacturing environment

What do I need to be successful?

  • General work experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Previous exposure to plant EHS policies, procedures and administration preferred
  • Or any equivalent combination of experience and training that demonstrates the ability to perform responsibilities of this position
  • Knowledge of federal, state and local industrial health, safety, and environmental regulations, and related strategies
  • Ability to analyze and interpret data
  • Ability to learn new policies and procedures and to communicate and encourage support from plant employees
  • Ability to coordinate activities affecting diverse groups of employees

Education

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Certificates or licenses in specialized environmental and safety areas helpful

LP offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs including health and welfare benefits, 401(k) program, career mobility, tuition reimbursement, volunteer opportunities, profit sharing and more.


Nearest Major Market: Duluth MN

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