Safety Health & Environmental Manager

Cabot Corporation Billerica, MA
Position Summary

Lead the development and implementation of all SH&E management systems for Cabot's Business and Technology Center in Billerica, MA. Encompass the areas of Safety, Health, Industrial Hygiene, Environmental Protection, and Regulatory Compliance. Serve as the leader of the site safety leadership team. The SH&E manager will work closely with appropriate site leaders and stakeholders to develop and maintain formal programs that ensure effective identification, evaluation, and management of risk across the R&D/Technical site.

Job Responsibilities

* Work closely with site leadership to ensure that SH&E policies, procedures and initiatives provide an efficient and effective safe work environment

* Serve as chair of the site safety leadership team (SSLT), which plans and oversees SH&E performance and execution

* Ensure that all SH&E management systems and guidelines remain up-to-date

* Maintain compliance (e.g. permits, licenses, and maintaining appropriate records) with federal, state and local laws and regulations

* Ensure that all site safety policies required for regulatory compliance and appropriate risk management are developed and communicated

* Work with business leaders to effectively implement and hold staffs accountable for complying with SH&E regulations and standards

* Develop positive relationships with municipal response agencies and key state/federal regulatory personnel

* Maintain alignment and compliance with corporate SH&E standards

* Support Drive to Zero by continuous improvement activities

* Work closely with site leadership to foster a safety minded culture

* Investigate accidents, injuries and complaints concerning hazards in the work place

* Ensure that root causes of near misses and incidents are identified

* Participate in internal SH&E audits as appropriate


* B.S. in Safety, Health, Environment or related field required

* Advanced degree in Technical/ Management field preferred

* Minimum of 7 to 10 years SH&E management experience in chemical manufacturing or R&D environment highly preferred

* Exceptional interpersonal skills (written and oral communication, people management and influencing)

* Professional certification as a Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM), Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) or equivalent environmental certification preferred

About the Company

Founded in 1882, Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) is a global specialty chemicals and performance materials company, headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. The company is a leading provider of rubber and specialty carbons, activated carbon, inkjet colorants, cesium formate drilling fluids, fumed silica, aerogel and elastomer composites.

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled

Cabot Corporation is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.