Director/Sr. Manager Project Safety Excellence (Remote)

Atlanta, Georgia, us
Company: Dematic
Category: Computer and Mathematical Occupations
Published on 2021-06-17 13:30:55

Dematic is a leading supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain. Dematic employs over 7,000 skilled logistics professionals to serve its customers globally, with engineering centers and manufacturing facilities located around the world. Dematic is one brand under the KION Group of companies and has implemented more than 6,000 integrated systems for a customer base that includes small, medium and large companies doing business in a variety of market sectors.

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, Dematic is a member of KION Group, a global leader in industrial trucks, related services and supply chain solutions. Across more than 100 countries worldwide, the KION Group designs, builds and supports logistics solutions that optimize material and information flow within factories, warehouses and distribution centers. The company is the largest manufacturer of industrial trucks in Europe, the second-largest producer of forklifts globally and a leading provider of warehouse automation.

The Role

Dematic Corp. has an immediate need for a Director/Sr. Manager Project Safety Excellence (Remote) . The EHS Process Improvement Lead will be responsible for process improvement projects to increase the quality and performance of the Environmental, Health and Safety function of Dematic. This position is available remote. Requires 40% - 60% travel.

Key Responsibilities:

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Provides process improvement methodology, coaching, and training to associates and team members who are participating in EHS process improvement projects.
  • Collaborates with cross-functional teams to include EHS, Installation, Customer Service, Engineering and Manufacturing in the identification, research, and implementation of process improvements to drive an effective and meaningful Safety Culture throughout Dematic.
  • Leads projects of significant scope to include Behavior Based Safety and Safety Culture improvement initiatives.
  • Manages/facilitates internal EHS process improvement projects with team members who work across regional and enterprise-wide organizational structures and with external parties (providers and trade organizations) to formulate a consensus on improvements and to implement “Best in Class” systems, policies, and procedures.
  • Initial focus will be assisting Installation teams in NA.
  • What We Are Looking For


  • Bachelor's Degree in Environmental, Health and Safety or related field.
  • Experience:

  • Experience in development and implementation of Behavioral Based Safety processes in a Manufacturing and/or Construction environment.
  • Experience and responsible for leading Safety in Construction.
  • Requires 8-10+ years in EHS Management.
  • Passionate in driving a “Best in Class” Safety Culture.
  • Excellent communication and analytical problem-solving skills.
  • Knowledge:

  • Working knowledge of EHS ISO Management Systems.
  • Demonstrates and applies a broad knowledge of field of specialization through completion of complex assignments. Successfully applies complex knowledge of fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures of particular area of specialization. Demonstrates knowledge of organization's business practices and issues.
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