EHS Specialist

Date: Feb 24, 2024

Location: Leola, PA, US

Company: Dart Container

Are you a knowledgeable safety professional looking for an exciting hands-on opportunity with an organization that designates SAFETY as our most important management priority?


Dart is seeking a proven and experienced EHS Specialist for our Leola, PA plant. As an EHS Specialist you will work as a part of a team to coordinate, maintain, train and provide oversight of environmental, health and safety (EHS) programs at a plant. 


As a family-owned and operated company for more than 60 years, we have a foundation built on honesty, integrity, teamwork and respect for the individual. We’ve created a workplace where people who share our values thrive. And we're proud to continually invest in providing an environment centered on safety, community, health and wellness.


It only takes one application to be considered. See below for details and apply today!


Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS degree in Environmental, Occupational Health and Safety, Industrial Hygiene, Engineering or other science field, or
    • Associate degree in Environmental, Occupational Health and Safety, Industrial Hygiene, Engineering or other science field with two years of related experience, or
    • High School diploma or equivalent with four (4) years of related experience
  • Ability to utilize and train employees on technology, processes and procedures
  • Excellent verbal and written skills necessary in order to communicate intricate job-related processes
  • Strong written communication skills demonstrating the ability to prepare outlines, reports, letters, and any other supplemental materials in a clear and concise manner
  • Experience using Microsoft Office, including the ability to modify basic reports, documents and spreadsheets in MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint and SharePoint 
  • Ability to observe, follow, understand, and evaluate processes demonstrated and other workplace procedures
  • Ability to effectively manage and execute multiple tasks, projects and priorities


Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • Prior experience in handling compliance issues, OSHA/EPA programs, regulatory reviews, permit preparation, reporting and record keeping 
  • Experience in evaluating/interpreting OSHA, EPA and DOT regulations and NFPA, ANSI, ASTM, ASME, BOMA and BOCA standards 
  • Experience with Federal, State and local Worker’s Compensation law and prior experience establishing proactive Ergonomics Program 
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Paper converting, chemical/plastics processing and packaging industrial experience
  • Professional Engineer (PE), Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM), Certified Safety Professional (ASP/CSP) or Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) certification

Overview: Dart makes everyday products that give people the freedom to enjoy the food & drinks they love, wherever they are. From to-go containers and dinnerware to tamper-evident food packaging and even the red Solo cup, Dart products have been keeping people on the go and having fun for more than 50 years. Dart is a family-owned, family-focused company of 13,000 employees united by a shared set of values. Headquartered in Mason, MI, Dart has 30 locations in four countries.

Benefits: Dart Container full-time employees enjoy great benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company matching contributions, paid vacation, paid holidays, short-term disability, tuition assistance, product discounts and more.

Dart Container is a drug-free workplace.  Candidates are subject to a drug test (excluding THC*/marijuana/cannabis) and background check at the time of offer.

*THC testing ONLY when such testing is required by law.

Dart Container is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to access this website or for the application process, you should call Dart at (800) 545-3278 Ext 3370 or email us at Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.

If you experience difficulty applying online, you may call (800) 545-3278 Ext 3390 or email us at for assistance.

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