Director, Environmental, Health and Safety (Irving, TX) - 2018-11699
With more than $800 Million in annual sales, 1,200 employees and 34 distribution centers, PrimeSource Building Products is an international distributor of building materials serving residential, commercial, and industrial new-construction and remodeling markets as a value-added link in the distribution chain. One of the largest US building supply sellers, PrimeSource Building Products provides professional builders with the tools they need to complete almost any project. The company is a wholesaler and distributor that offers goods through more than 34 distribution centers in the US and Canada. Customers include lumberyards, home improvement centers, building supply dealers, industrial customers, and others in the residential, new construction, and remodeling industries. Core products distributed under the nationally known Grip-Rite® and Pro-Twist® brands include: Nails, screws, and collated fasteners; tools, compressors and accessories; residential and commercial roofing products; diamond blades and accessories, gypsum accessories, weather protection and covers, siding, insulation, adhesives and caulks, contractor bags and poly sheeting, building accessories; rebar and concrete accessories; and fencing and wire. In 2015 Japan's ITOCHU sold PrimeSource to Platinum Equity, and a new President joined the company in April 2018. For more information, please visit www.primesourcebp.com, www.griprite.com, and www.pro-twist.com.
The incumbent in this role will plan, direct, and implement our Journey to Environmental, Health and Safety Excellence and report directly to the EVP of Operations. This is a high profile role within the organization that has considerable impact to our business performance, our culture and our employee’s well-being. You will be responsible for supporting our corporate office in Irving TX along with our 34 distribution centers in 27 states. This includes developing our Primesource top level EHS Journey Roadmap to achieve world class EHS performance and a zero incident mindset as a cornerstone in our culture. He or she will also monitor safety and health regulations specific to our business and providing support to distribution leaders to ensure compliance with federal and state safety and health regulations. You will also present to Senior Leadership and provide updates on our Safety Programs, Employee Engagement, Federal and State compliance, and Risk mitigation.
This role requires more than 50% travel to the various locations, as needed. Currently there are no direct reports to this role but does have considerable influence across the organization.
We will not provide relocation for this position and must be commutable to the Irving, TX headquarters
Primary responsibilities of this position include the following. Additional duties may be assigned as necessary:
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or 5-7 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Certifications and Licenses:
Ideal candidate will participate in ASSE and hold either an ASP or CSP certification.
PrimeSource Building Products, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. PrimeSource Building Products, Inc. is fully committed to equal employment opportunity (EEO) and maintaining a workplace free of discrimination and harassment based on race, gender, religion, age, color, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information and other non-merit factors. All persons shall be afforded equal employment opportunity at PrimeSource Building Products, Inc.
PrimeSource Building Products, Inc. prohibits discrimination in all aspects of its personnel policies, program practices and operations and relationships with employees and applicants, including but not limited to recruitment, hiring and merit promotion. PrimeSource Building Products, Inc. promotes programs of affirmative recruitment and employment at all levels of PrimeSource Building Products, Inc.. PrimeSource Building Products, Inc. subscribes to, and will implement to the full extent, all applicable laws that promote equality of opportunity.
PrimeSource Building Products, Inc. welcomes and encourages applications from persons with disabilities, and will reasonably accommodate the needs of those persons. PrimeSource Building Products, Inc. is firmly committed to satisfying its affirmative obligations under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, to ensure that persons with disabilities have every opportunity to be hired and advanced on the basis of merit within PrimeSource Building Products, Inc.