Environmental Health & Safety Specialist – REQ 13257

02 November 2023

REQ #: 13257

Essential Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Implementation of a detailed, task level, day to day Safety and Health program, EH&S work processes, standards and procedures. With guidance from the Director of EHS Director, ensures all site needs are covered in the program
  • Site subject matter expert resource for related Environmental, Health and Safety information on procedures, guidelines and standards and regulatory permits
  • Introduce and drive best practices across areas
  • Site subject matter expert contact for Environmental, Health and Safety audits and issues
  • Coach teams and individuals on Environmental, Health and Safety related tasks and activities
  • Implement, and/or administer Environmental, Health and Safety training
  • Assist in developing and achieving organization EHS goals
  • Ensure compliance tasks are completed (OSHA, EPA and other federal, state, and local requirements applicable to the site)
  • Professionally interface with external parties; including regulators and trade organizations
  • Perform the Environmental, Health and Safety monitoring, data collection, analyzing and reporting for the Site
  • Facilitate development and review of site Environmental, Health and Safety procedures and practices and ensures alignment with organization policies and standards
  • As required, lead / participate in EHS related reviews, teams and improvement projects
  • Coordinate the schedules for audits in the EHS related areas
  • Conduct audits routinely with strong visibility and engagement with employees
  • As required, conduct and document investigations and classification of incidents and ensure follow up actions to prevent re-occurrences that are addressed


  • BS degree or equivalent experience required
  • 3-5 years of EHS manufacturing or related experience required
  • ISO 14001 experience preferred
  • Storm water and air permits required

Minimum Requirements:

  • NAVSEA experience preferred
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and use judgment in prioritizing work assignments
  • Excellent team-oriented and team-building skills; strong customer service attitude
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; must have technical writing skills or be willing to acquire them

Primary work location is 201 Wavy Street, Portsmouth, VA.

Fairlead Integrated, LLC. and its subsidiaries are proud to be Equal Employ Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers (Minority / Female / Disability / Veterans).