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Environmental, Health & Safety Supervisor

Job Number:  67186
Group:  Cosma International
Division:  Magna Electric Vehicle Structures
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

St. Clair, MICHIGAN, US, 48079

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About us


We see a future where everyone can live and move without limitations. That’s why we are developing technologies, systems and concepts that make vehicles safer and cleaner, while serving our communities, the planet and, above all, people.


Forward. For all.


Group Summary


Cosma provides a comprehensive range of body, chassis and engineering solutions to global customers. Through our robust product engineering, outstanding tooling capabilities and diverse process expertise, we continue to bring lightweight and innovative products to market.


About the Role

Under the direction of the Human Resource manager, the environmental, health and safety supervisor plans, develops and manages the health, safety, ergonomic and environmental functions within the division. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty and responsibility satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Your Responsibilities

  • Complies with all Health, Safety and Environmental standards in accordance with the Magna Employee Charter, the Occupational Health & Safety Act and the Michigan Occupational Health & Safety Act.
  • Ensures all employees and visitors have a safe environment in that safety and housekeeping standards are maintained; and all hazards, unsafe actions, or unsafe conditions have been identified, corrected, and/or eliminated.
  • Responds to and investigates all reports of injuries, accidents, illnesses, near misses and property damage immediately.
  • Administers first aid care to employees and performs First Responder duties during emergencies.
  • Supports and enforces the principles of the Employee Charter, Company goals and objectives, and decisions and policies by taking ownership and communicating these in a positive and supportive manner.
  • Drives a world-class culture of safety throughout the division.

Who we are looking for

  • Supervises the Health & Safety Specialist, Environmental Specialist, and Ergonomist including but not limited to planning, assigning, directing and coordinating their day-to-day activities.
  • Develops, implements and maintains policies, procedures, programs and databases related to health, safety, ergonomic and environmental practices and requirements.
  • Ensures all federal, state and local safety and environmental laws/regulations and codes are observed.
  • Leads improvements in the division’s safety and environmental performance through the use of audits, behavior-based safety, ergonomics and safety committee.
  • Ensures all OSHA/MiOSHA, environmental (state, city, country, federal) recordkeeping and ergonomic reporting requirements are met and within the required time frame.  Leads the implementation and maintenance of ISO 14001 system.
  • Administers the division’s workers’ compensation program including but not limited to providing case management for injured employees between physicians, treatment visits and third-party administrator.

Your preferred qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Safety, Ergonomics, Industrial Hygiene or related field; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum of seven (7) years of safety, ergonomic and environmental experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Prior supervisory/management responsibility.
  • Strong knowledge of Federal and State occupational health and safety regulations; and demonstrated ability to provide guidance to the plant and ensure compliance
  • Working knowledge of ISO 14001/45001.
  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills.  Excellent interpersonal communication skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations.  Detailed oriented with good organizational skills.  Good analytical, assessment and problem resolution skills.

What we offer

At Magna, you can expect an engaging and dynamic environment where you can help to develop industry-leading automotive technologies. We invest in our employees, providing them with the support and resources they need to succeed. As a member of our global team, you can expect exciting, varied responsibilities as well as a wide range of development prospects. Because we believe that your career path should be as unique as you are.

Site Benefits

At Magna Electric Vehicle Structures - Michigan, company culture is central to the work experience. Employees at MEVS enjoy many different company benefits including:

  • New clean facility
  • Opportunities due to growth
  • Continuous Improvement and Development Culture
  • A strong focus on safety and health and wellness 
  • Three (3) levels of low costing PPO medical, dental and vision insurance (eligible after 30 days) 
  • 401(k) Plan with employer match (Immediate 100% Vested)

Awareness. Unity. Empowerment.

At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That’s why we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.

Nearest Major Market: Port Huron
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit

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