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Health Safety & Environment (HSE) Manager - Victorville, CA


Victorville, CA, US


Being a Mars Associate is all about opportunity. The opportunity to do the kind of challenging, interesting work that shapes the world’s best-loved brands. To work with real purpose, supported by talented, friendly people from all sorts of different backgrounds. And to access the tools, training, and experience you need to have a positive impact on our business, on the planet, and, most importantly, on your own career. Being a Mars Associate is more than a job. It’s the opportunity to start your tomorrow, today.

Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) Manager – Victorville, CA

The Site HSE Manager reports to Plant Manager, is a member of the plant Senior Management Staff and is responsible for the overall management and direction of Health, Safety, & Environment within the confines of the site.  This critical role understands the interworking relationship between safety and productivity, profits, associate engagement and retention.  As a site leader the HSE Manager sets the overall site HSE vision of excellence and ensures overall Mars HSE programs are vital and relevant.


What would your key responsibilities be?
•    Supports the site management team to foster a caring culture where health, safety, and environment are ingrained as a core value equal to other business functions within the site.
•    Leads development of HSE capabilities the site management team. 
•    Partners with other key functions on initiatives including Engineering, Operations, P&O, Quality, S&F to develop and deliver site based goals and plans. 
•    The Site HSE Manager is member of the site Senior Management Staff, therefore collaborates with other function leaders to drive overall business objectives of the site. 
•    Actively participates on Site Leadership Team and effectively leads, coaches and develops operations line supervision to be effective HSE leaders/coaches in their respective positions
•    Actively is engaged as part of the site senior staff, therefore will participated and lead non-HSE activities aimed at improving overall site performance, HPC and ways of working.
•    Supports the Mars Sustainable in a Generation (SiG) initiative through various means.
•    Supports the site management team in project management of applicable HSE capital projects


What are we looking for?

•    B.S. Safety Management, Industrial Safety, Sciences, Engineering, or Industrial Hygiene 
•    Strong technical and regulatory knowledge and expertise, required including EPA, OSHA and DOT
•    Experience with hazard recognition, behavioral-based safety, job hazard analysis and Process Hazards Analysis desired 
•    Must have the ability to positively influence safe behaviors and present technical material to large groups 
•    Effective leadership and personnel management skills
•    Ability to interact with site level manufacturing/business management, community, elected officials and non-government organizations as well as, state and federal regulatory agencies 
•    Strong written and verbal communication skills including a high level of comfort developing and delivering training and motivational presentations to all levels of associates is a must
•    3 years of progressive experience in implementing and managing health, safety, & environmental and/or industrial hygiene programs in a manufacturing arena. 

What can you expect from Mars?
•    The opportunity to learn, develop and take charge of your own career.
•    An industry competitive salary and benefits package. 
•    To be respected and valued.
•    The Five Principles at the center of every decision.






Mars is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.


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Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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