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Environmental Health and Safety

EHS Professional II

Location Chillicothe, Illinois, United States of America
Date Posted
Contract Type Full time
Job Type Regular
Requisition ID R0000097436

Career Area:

Environmental Health and Safety

Job Description:

Your Work Shapes the World

Whether it be groundbreaking products, best in class solutions or creating a lifelong career, you can do the work that matters at Caterpillar. With a 95-year legacy of quality and innovation and 150 locations in countries around the world, your impact spans the globe.

When you join Caterpillar, you are joining a team of makers, innovators and doers. We are the people who roll up our sleeves and do the work to build a better world. We don’t just talk about progress and innovation. We make it happen. And we are proud of that, because it helps our customers build and power the world we live in – the roads, hospitals, homes and infrastructure.  Without a dedicated workforce Caterpillar could not effectively meet our customer’s needs.  Join us.


The primary focus of this EHS Professional II position is to serve as an advisor and subject matter expert in Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) supporting the Integrated Components & Solutions (ICS) Technical Center in Mossville IL. This position performs complex analysis work, identifies and resolves problems. Although this position may be the transition from individual contributor to team leadership, the major focus of the job is on technical delivery. Incumbents may work more directly with different units, suppliers, customers and/or other teams and begin enhancing general and business skills. This requires the ability to communicate technical information in a concise and accurate manner. Decisions may significantly impact facility EHS performance, compliance; negotiations with suppliers; and leveraging new technologies.

Job Duties

Key areas of responsibility encountered in this role may include any or all of the following:

Lead and support environmental and sustainability activities

Keep up to date on new and emerging technologies or regulations

Communicate technical information to facility management, dealers, customers, team members, suppliers and other units

Support and advise other EHS professionals, managers

Develop and maintain keen understanding of internal and external customers’ needs

Representative Activities:

Leads facility environmental activities, including audits, permitting, Title V air permit, projects and required regulatory reporting

Responsible for facility environmental sustainability metric reporting

Monitors EHS performance and recommends priorities and actions for improvement.

Reviews new products, equipment, and processes for potential risks and recommends modifications before introduction.

Collaborates with employees and supervisors to identify and mitigate EHS risks.

Develops standards and work practices with line personnel and monitors conformance through EHS inspections.

Assures compliance with organization and government EHS standards.

Performs EHS audits

Support facility EHS culture strategy/initiatives.

Develop/implement EHS training programs.

Completes or reviews reports for submission to the EPA

Basic Qualifications

5+ Years of EHS Experience

Bachelor’s degree or Professional Certification in an appropriate scientific discipline

Experience managing Environmental Programs.

Top Candidates will also have

Relevant EHS Certification (CSP, CIH, CHMM, etc) highly desired

Knowledge of Title V and other air quality requirements

Knowledge of environmental regulations and policies

Self-starter with strong technical leadership skills

Strong analytical skills and ability to utilize and develop data management systems

Ability to communicate technical information effectively with team members and others in the work group, as well as employees in other units, customers, and suppliers

Proficient in Microsoft Office 0365 suite and tools

Additional Information

The location for this position is Mossville, IL.

Domestic relocation assistance is available for this position.

This position will require less than 10% travel.

Employee benefit details

Our goal at Caterpillar is for you to have a rewarding career. Our teams are critical to the success of our customers who build a better world.

Here you earn more than just a salary because we value your performance.  We offer a total rewards package that provides benefits on day one (medical, dental, vision, RX, and 401K) along with the potential of an annual bonus.

Additional benefits include paid vacation days and paid holidays (prorated based upon hire date).

Final details

Please frequently check the email associated with your application, including the junk/spam folder, as this is the primary correspondence method. If you wish to know the status of your application – please use the candidate log-in on our career website as it will reflect any updates to your status.

This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as H, L, TN, F, J, E, O. As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at .

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Relocation is available for this position.

EEO/AA Employer.  All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

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