Environmental, Health & Safety Manager
Bradford Shawsheen Coating Technologies Inc.
Lowell, MA

About $75,000 - $97,000 a year

The EH&S Manager position offers the opportunity to work with a diverse team of engineers and scientists to address complex environmental challenges by executing the below roles/responsibilities.


Manage all federal, state, and local environmental programs (Air, SPCC, Storm Water, etc.) and permits and ensure compliance
Act as company representative with government agencies in environmental, safety, and health matters affecting the company
Establish facility EH&S goals and metrics
Conduct incident reviews and investigate root causes to identify short, long-term and timely corrective actions as necessary
Ensures all EH&S accidents, injuries, near misses, and other events are captured and the data is managed and reported
Manage OSHA recordkeeping requirements and reporting process
Present and communicate to all levels of the organization, and maintain confidentiality
Lead plant Safety Committee and manage security function at BSCT facilities
Lead, initiate, manage and support a philosophy of continuous improvement in environmental, health, and safety areas
Keep abreast of environmental regulations and policies, to ensure the organization’s environmental management policies remain current and relevant
Conduct environmental tests; analyze and evaluate results, recommend corrective action, and ensure the organization complies with federal and state regulations
Prepare and submit environmental reports in addition to managing and maintaining all written safety programs and training records, to ensure achievement of plant safety metrics and regulatory compliance
Support safety efforts by conducting timely training, audits and inspections, investigations, reporting statistics, and counseling associates
Update existing EH&S programs, policies, and procedures, as needed
Manage EH&S vendors, expenses, budget, and EH&S capital expenditure items
Oversee the administration of workers’ compensation program, including working with the insurance administrator to reduce employee lost time, and effective cost-containment strategies
Achieve objectives through collaboration with Company Leadership, plant Operations Management, Human Resources Management, and any other associated employees
Educate and train the workforce on emergency response procedures, handling hazardous materials, and other aspects of environmental management
Perform all other duties as assigned

COMPENSATION BSCT puts great value in the EH&S Coordinator position by offering a highly competitive salary range commensurate with knowledge and experience.

BENEFITS BSCT offers an excellent compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid holidays.


Bachelor Science in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering, or related field
A Bachelors level degree in EH&S will be considered
Minimum 8 years’ experience in an EH&S management role in a manufacturing environment
Thorough knowledge of corporate policies, worker’s compensation, OSHA, and other relevant legislation is required
Experience with ISO management system principles
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; and demonstrated successful ability to build positive partnerships, while working collaboratively with cross-functional business teams
Demonstrated successful ability to organize and prioritize work to ensure timely deadlines
Ability to function at a high level of effectiveness, flexibility, independence, and initiative without daily interaction with management
Proficient computer skills required including Microsoft Office Suite
Knowledge of applicable state and federal laws and regulations


Certified Safety Professional (CSP)
Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) certification
OSHA certification
40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER Training
TURA training
Professional certification in EHS (CSP, ASP, OHST or similar)
Fundamental knowledge and experience in Lean Manufacturing, Kaizen activities, and Six Sigma processes


No phone calls or walk-ins, please.

About BSCT: BSCT is the integrating of Shawsheen Coating and Converting from Andover MA., with Bradford Industries of Lowell, MA. We are a Premier North American fully integrated Coating & Converting manufacturing company producing top-quality polymer-coated fabric, textiles and tape products utilizing custom coating and adhesive advanced formulations with PVC, Polyurethane and Silicone chemistries.

Consists of two manufacturing facilities in Massachusetts operating 9 coating lines, blending different chemistries to serve the Industrial and Consumer Markets throughout the United States with applications in the Aerospace, Athletic, Automotive, Construction, Contract & Home Furnishings, Electrical, Embroidery, Industrial, Marine, Medical, Military, Ophthalmic, and Trucking markets.

BSCT is investing in the future with our state-of-the-art Engineering and Design capabilities, our new Design Studio, a Full A2LA Quality Assurance Lab, Dedicated Compound abilities, In-house R&D, Customized Converting, Commission & Toll Coating Services, expanded retail tape packaging capability and much more.