HELENA CHEMICAL COMPANY EHS Technician in DES MOINES, Iowa

Checks and inspects the plant equipment, buildings and grounds on a regular basis including inspection of fire extinguishers, eye wash stations, safety showers and Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBAs) on a monthly basis. Completes and understands hazardous waste training for purpose of independent handling of waste disposal that is in compliance with all regulatory requirements. Maintains and updates SHE policies and procedures.Assists in conducting SHE training for plant personnel. Audits facility safety and environmental practices / performance to identify any deficiencies and ensure employee safety and compliance with all applicable regulations. Communicates audit findings to facility management. Completes requisitions for purchases of safety, housekeeping, or waste supply items in Oracle. Will train new or assigned personnel in housekeeping, security or waste policies and procedures.