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Mgr., Ehs (i) in Holbrook, NY at The Nature's Bounty Co.

Date Posted: 3/12/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Holbrook, NY
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  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
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Job Description

For more than 70 years, The Nature’s Bounty Co. has enriched the lives of consumers around the world and stood as the leader in health and wellness by introducing innovative products and solutions to the marketplace. Putting science and the highest quality standards at the heart of our business, the brands of The Nature’s Bounty Co. are some of the most trusted in the world. Always motivated by nature’s bountiful effects on people’s health, our vision for health and wellness has inspired leading brands such as Nature’s Bounty®, Sundown Naturals®, Solgar®, Osteo Bi-Flex®, Ester-C®, MET-Rx®, Pure Protein®, Balance®, Body Fortress®, Puritan’s Pride® and Organic Dr.®, among others. As a leading global manufacturer, marketer, distributor and retailer of vitamins, nutritional supplements, sports & active nutrition and ethical beauty products, The Nature’s Bounty Co. is committed to supporting wellness in all its forms.

Job Description

Do you have a passion for environmental health and safety programs? 

Do you enjoy leading cross functional teams to achieve Operational Excellence in Safety? 

If given the opportunity, would you be able to drive safety improvements in compliance, demonstrating your knowledge as it relates KPI’s and lower incident rates? 

If so, look no further than The Nature’s Bounty Co. and our opening for an Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Manager. In this role, you will be responsible for championing the EHS function for one of our Manufacturing Facilities, which is a part of a growing organization within the upward trending Health and Wellness Industry.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintaining compliance with EHS laws and regulations as well as The Nature's Bounty Company Corporate policy 
  • Developing applicable EHS programs and audit for execution against the program requirements 
  • Facilitating deployment of applicable EHS programs to the Manufacturing location 
  • Leading EHS reviews for transition activities 
  • Championing continuous improvement processes relating to six sigma safety, lean, digitized learning and operational excellence
  • Integrating and partner with business leaders demonstrating EHS value in creating a culture supporting prevention and compliance 
  • Training teams on various safety discipline 
  • Leading and participating in safety committee meetings 
  • Be an active member of Plant Leadership Team and collaborate to meet objectives, goals, strategies, measures 
  • Working cross-functionally with leaders to resolve workplace incidents and identify root cause 
  • Analyzing trends and implement actions to address them

  • 5+ years of experience managing within a manufacturing environment 
  • Bachelor’s degree (BS) in a Scientific, Environmental or Engineering field
  • Knowledgeable of EHS disciplines, sciences and regulations 
  • Hands on, deep experience using modern Operational Excellence and Continuous Improvement methods, i.e. LEAN, TPM, 6 Sigma, TQM, with broad knowledge of these methodologies a plus
  • Ability to assess potential risks and to quickly identify appropriate corrective actions 
  • A good understanding of business operations (business acumen) including project management skills
  • Highly motivated and self-directed, with strong influencing and leadership skills 
  • Able to manage multiple sites with diverse issues and requirements 
  • Ability to energize others to work toward the achievement of organizational goals and objectives 
  • Strong Management of Change skills 
  • Sense of urgency in short term goals 
  • Ability to effectively listen, coach and provide guidance to different levels of the organization
Additional Information

Natures Bounty Co. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Natures Bounty Co. offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, which includes health and dental plans, voluntary short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, generous associate discounts and more!

Please contact Human Resources at 631-244-2120 if you should need a reasonable accommodation to submit your information for our on-line job postings.