Dexter, the premier supplier and manufacturer of axles, doors, venting products and related components in the utility trailer, boat trailers, recreational vehicle, heavy duty, marine, and manufactured housing markets, has opportunities for a health Safety and Environmental Specialist in our Fremont facility located in Fremont, Indiana.
Dexter is an industry leader with a highly developed distribution network and plants in the states of Indiana, Oklahoma, Georgia, California, Tennessee, Florida, and Texas and in the provinces of Ontario and Alberta in Canada. Dexter has achieved its many years of success through a commitment to the principles of superior quality, continuous improvement, and unparalleled customer service.
Dexter has achieved its many years of success through a commitment to the principles of superior quality, continuous improvement, and unparalleled customer service. In 2013, Dexter expanded our product offering with the acquisition of Unique Functional Products (UFP), a leading axle manufacturer in the marine industry. In the late 2014, Dexter Axle Company also acquired AL-KO Axis. In 2015 Dexter acquired the Titan Brake and Actuator business. In September 2016, Dexter purchased Rockwell American. In December of 2016, Dexter purchased the heavy duty axle and suspension manufacturing assets of Ingersoll Axles, along with the light duty axle manufacturing assets of Standen’s from the IMT Group. In February of 2017, Dexter purchased the axle, brake and actuation business assets from Tie Down Engineering. Dexter is well known for providing superior quality, service, and support.
For more information about our company, access Dexter's web site at www.dexteraxle.com.
Dexter offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits. Dexter’s benefits package includes Health, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, FSA, HSA, and 401(k) Plan with company contributions.
The HSE Specialist reports to the Plant Manager
The Plant HSE Specialist provides leadership and coordination of plant activities related to the plant’s health, safety, and environmental program, including performance of the following essential duties:
Qualifications include strong leadership skills, ability to influence behavior change, proven ability to set priorities and meet tight deadlines when required, ability to make decisions and work independently or as part of a team. Excellent communication, presentation, writing, and analytical skills are required.
Health and safety expertise:
Business Experience/Educational Background:
Position requires a Bachelor degree in Environmental Engineering, Occupational Health and Safety, Industrial Engineering, or a comparable degree and at least 3 years of EHS experience in industry. An equivalent in combination of education and experience will be considered. CHMM (Certified Hazardous Materials Manager), CIH (Certified Industrial Hygienist) and CSP (Certified Safety Professional) certifications preferred.