A very large and fast-expanding semiconductor company in China is recruiting this newly-created Senior Director position. Reporting into the CEO office, he/she will initially lead a team of 60 highly motivated EHS experts. With responsibility for 2 locations, the person will be tasked to manage the entire EHS programmes, to implement and monitor developed strategies, to drive a safety culture within the organisation and to grow the team as the company continues in its aggressive expansion path.
Develop EHS strategies in alignment with corporate goals
Lead a team of EHS Leaders and Experts
Influence Regional and Territory Leaders to demonstrate EHS leadership and commitment.
Responsible for all EHS functions covering the manufacturing sites, warehouses, laboratories, and supporting facilities including gases, chemicals, water treatment
Lead and align the EHS resources to identify and manage risk scenarios.
Build a strong Safety Culture within the entire organisation
Understand, manage and implement activities related to Occupational Health, Security, Management System, Industry Relations, Government Relations, Dangerous Goods Regulations, Emergency Response and Planning, Facilitation
Adopt proven programmes and approaches to direct EHS resources to eliminate incidents and reduce impacts at the various sites
Lead and conduct all internal/external audits
Degree in Engineering/Masters in Engineering; or Health,Environment, Safety or related
14 years or more in EHS, and with at least 5 years leading teams of about 50 headcount
Expert in dealing with all internal and external stakeholders relative to all EHS related functions
Excellent communications abilities, being fluent in both English and Chinese
High energy person, strong desire to drive the team, and an ability to build a culture around him
This Senior Director EHS role will suit someone who is able to make an immediate impact in the organisation in the manner that EHS programmes ought to be run. The hiring company is looking to hire one who is strong leader of people, lots of passion and able to build an exceptional safety culture. This position is based in their company's facility in China.