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Environmental Health & Safety Manager - Onsite

FR Environmental Health and Safety - Linden, 158 Mt Olivet Ave, Newark, New Jersey, United States of America Req #343
Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Starting pay for this role is $97,520 - $121,900 - $146,280. This position is onsite at our Newark, NJ facility. 


The Environmental, Health & Safety  Manager will handle a wide range of administrative tasks related to the FreshRealm Newark, NJ Fulfillment Facility in respect to the Environmental, Health, and Safety programs. The EH&S Manager will maintain a proactive approach to safety in the workplace, developing safety reports for site leadership, identifying and enforcing preventive safety measures, conducting audits & checks, and ensuring the proper job-related training is delivered and documented.  Will support a positive culture while remaining flexible, resourceful, and efficient, with a high level of professionalism and confidentiality.

Key Responsibilities

  • Safety-related Management functions (claims, data integrity, documentation)
  • Worker’s Compensation activities
  • Oversee the day-to-day site security operations
  • Provide EH&S training for employees on policies, regulations, and procedures
  • Inspect and verify company compliance with relevant safety regulations
  • Conducts safety meetings, audits, and inspections to ensure compliance, evaluate performance, identify corrective action, and implement follow up assessments.
  • Maintain accurate and current records in accordance with guidelines
  • Analyze incident reports, metrics and injury case studies in order to institute changes that lead to a safer environment
  • Safety Best Practices - create, maintain, manage and train


Skills and Requirements

  • Experience preparing a variety of software, spreadsheets, presentations, speaking points, reports, or other documents while managing changing priorities.
  • Experience preparing agendas, preparing SOP’s and SSOP’s, and preparing meeting minutes is essential.
  • Must be computer proficient.
  • Must be exceedingly well organized.
  • Extensive knowledge of common workplace safety regulations and Workers’ Compensation procedures, particularly as they relate to a food manufacturer.

Experience / Education

  • 5 years related experience working for a medium to a large employer in a position responsible for Risk Management, Health and Safety, and/or Site Security.  Related certificates and/or education may be considered.
  • Experience working in a start-up manufacturing environment, service industry or chilled environment is highly preferred.

What We Offer

  • Comprehensive benefits package for full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, pet insurance and legal insurance
  • 401(k) with company match that is immediately vested
  • Life and ADD insurance
  • Opportunities for career growth with a dynamic company that is changing the landscape of fresh meals.
  • Unlimited paid time off 

Our Values at Work

We believe that ACTIONS speak louder than words and our company values align to those ACTIONS.

In Our Daily Work, This Looks Like:

  • ACCOUNTABILITY: Set clear objectives and prioritize your tasks Hold yourself and your teams accountable for meeting deadlines Learn from your mistakes and use it as a learning opportunity to improve next time
  • CHALLENGE WITH CURIOSITY: We challenge and engage with each other through curiosity and a drive to innovate and transform. This encourages us to learn from one another, be open-minded to other perspectives and possibilities, and continuously improve and problem-solve with intensity. We persevere through challenges, observe patterns, and pay attention to the details to make connections others may overlook, allowing us to exceed expectations.
  • TRANSPARENCY & HONESTY: Maintain open and consistent communication. Admit mistakes and take ownership Document decisions to help avoid misunderstandings
  • INNOVATION: Work with the end-user in mind and create solutions that will add value Question existing norms, assumptions, and best practices Experiment and take calculated, data-driven risks
  • OBJECTIVITY: Utilize data and make data-driven decisions at every opportunity
  • NIMBLENESS: Utilize time management to help stay focused and on task with urgency es and make adjustments accordingly Delegate and trust others to handle specific responsibilities with resources and support
  • SUCCESS THROUGH OUR CUSTOMERS: Know your audience and the type of work they expect to receive as the end-result of a project, initiative, or task Seek feedback at different stages to ensure you’re on the right track Foster collaboration among cross-functional teams to ensure you’re providing the best experience and service to our consumers

Employee pay will vary based on factors such as qualifications, experience, skill level, competencies and work location.  We will meet minimum wage or minimum of the pay range (whichever is higher) based on city, county and state requirements.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Other details

  • Job Family ZFulfillment Operations
  • Job Function Manager
  • Pay Type Salary
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  • FR Environmental Health and Safety - Linden, 158 Mt Olivet Ave, Newark, New Jersey, United States of America