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Date: Jan 27, 2019

Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania, US, 17603

Company: Armstrong World Industries

Job: EH&S
Primary Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Relocation Offered: Yes 
Employment Status: Full-Time
Travel: 50%


Do you want to work for a company that gives you opportunities to grow in a collaborative environment? How about working for a manufacturer with a rich history and even brighter future? Armstrong World Industries began over 150 years ago as a small cork-cutting shop in Pittsburgh, PA. From that small business, we became the leader in ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions that contribute to better, more inspiring buildings that make a difference in the lives of people where they work, play, learn, heal and live. At Armstrong World Industries you'll have the opportunity to make the most of your potential. Come build your future with us!


Armstrong Ceilings is currently seeking a Senior EHS Manager to lead our Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) team at our headquarters in Lancaster, PA. Reporting to our VP of Operations, the Senior EHS Manager will mainly be responsible for providing overall direction, functional excellence, and effective leadership of the company’s Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) process.


The Senior EHS Manager will also be responsible for developing and directing strategic EHS policies, EHS, EHS management and measurement systems, EHS training, and communication of performance metrics. In addition, the Senior EHS Manager will be tasked with ensuring compliance with all country, federal, state and local laws and regulations in which the company operates.


Responsibilities of the Senior EHS Manager:

  • Lead EHS strategy development and execution and provide guidance to manufacturing
  • Establish corporate-wide policies, systems, standard operating procedures, and programs
  • Ensure overall environmental, health, safety, sustainability and product stewardship compliance
  • Manage environment and safety audit processes for corporation
  • Champion safety culture and implement this culture throughout organization via frequent and robust communication, training, programming, and other resources
  • Manage corporate EHS team and provide world-class support to manufacturing locations by ensuring that each location has proper support and management team in place to drive results
  • Partner with plant managers and other business unit leaders to identify necessary touch points between operations process, systems, and required EHS elements
  • Evaluate and expand on EHS initiatives that drive improvement in EHS performance metrics (e.g. identification of leading indicators, recordable rate, days away rate, and notice of violations)
  • Develop and communicate key measures to senior management and inform management of environmental and safety issues and solutions
  • Develop, coach, and mentor plant EHS managers' functional capability
  • Provides direction to ABP Technology on EHS matters
  • Develop transition plan when EHS vacancies exist and provide functional expertise
  • Monitor regulatory changes and respond to regulatory agency inquiries
  • Manage environment and safety audits across the organization
  • Prepare monthly reporting on safety metrics and initiatives and quarterly reporting for Board of Director (BoD) meetings


Required Qualifications and Education of the Senior EHS Manager:

  • 10+ years of experience in management of environment, health and safety affairs


Desired Qualifications and Education of the Senior EHS Manager:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering, Environmental Science, Safety or related technical discipline


Why Armstrong World Industries?


Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI) is a leader in the design and manufacture of innovative commercial and residential ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions. At home, at work, in healthcare facilities, classrooms, stores, or restaurants, Armstrong World Industries offers interior solutions that help to enhance comfort, save time, improve building efficiency and overall performance, and create beautiful spaces. We built our business on trust and integrity. It set us apart then, and it sets us apart now, along with our ability to collaborate with and innovate for the people we’re here to serve – our customers, our shareholders, our communities and our employees.


Benefits Package

  • Standard benefit package offerings: Medical, dental, prescription drugs, life insurance
  • Long term disability coverage
  • Vacation and sick time
  • Product discount programs
  • 401k Match


About the Location (Lancaster, PA):

Located in South Central Pennsylvania, Lancaster is ideally situated for easy access to major metropolitan cities such as Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington DC and New York City. Lancaster offers a vibrant arts and entertainment community with wonderful historic sites, B&Bs, museums, world class shopping, entertainment venues and restaurants.



Equal Opportunity Employer: AWI is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans



Notice to Staffing Agencies, Placement Services, and Professional Recruiters


Armstrong World Industries, Inc. has an internal Staffing Department. Recruiters are hereby specifically directed NOT to contact AWI employees directly in an attempt to present candidates.


AWI will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to AWI, including unsolicited resumes sent to an AWI mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to AWI employees, or to AWI's resume database will be considered AWI property. AWI will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume. AWI will consider any candidate for whom a Recruiter has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Recruiter free of any charges or fees.


AWI will not pay a fee to any Recruiter that does not have a signed AWI contract in place specific to the position for which the resume was submitted. 


Recruiting vendor agreements will only be valid if in writing and signed by AWI's Corporate Talent Acquisition Manager or his or her designee. No other AWI employee is authorized to bind AWI to any agreement regarding the placement of candidates by Recruiters. By submitting a candidate to AWI, recruiters agree to be bound and comply with this policy.

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