Element Materials Technology

  • Safety, Health, and Environmental (SHE) Manager

    Job Locations US-CT-South Windsor
  • Overview

    Element has an opportunity for a Safety, Health, and Environmental (SHE) Manager, based in South Windsor (Hartford), CT with periodic oversight of the Greenville, SC facility to help ensure that the organization operates efficiently through planning and implementing the company safety program within the Hartford facility. 



    • Act as safety resource to facility team members
    • Assist management with loss control activities
    • Assist in developing test and facility hazards assessment
    • Establish and implement the Safety Health and Environmental company program ensuring regulatory compliance
    • Regularly monitor regulated waste streams for compliance
    • Collect and report data via net-DMR of regulated chemical waste streams
    • Perform and coordinate SHE audits and evaluations
    • Review and monitor subcontractor activities
    • Ensure corrective management action when required
    • Conduct lab loss control data/documentation collection
    • Assist with new hire orientation and training programs
    • Communicate with all levels of personnel
    • Promote employee participation in the SHE program(s)
    • Formulate and conduct training sessions/demonstrations
    • Facilitate the facility safety committee team
    • Ensure that all incident investigations are being completed and are of sufficient quality
    • Exhibit operational knowledge of OSHA, EPA and other pertinent safety standards
    • Distribute new and changing safety related information
    • Ensure maintenance of major safety equipment
    • Coordinate return to work/modified duty program with the assistance of the Human Resources Department

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Minimum experience level: 1-2 years of experience in a manufacturing or lab setting is preferred but a recent college graduate with a related degree would also be considered for the right candidate
    • A strong understanding of applicable governmental safety and health regulations to include: OSHA, EPA and DOT is desired
    • To perform this position successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily
    • The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required
    • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
    • Experience in interpreting testing or sampling procedures and requirements.
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Applications (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
    • Availability, flexibility, and maturity to represent the company at a broad range of events/projects in the community, with customers and within the company. 
    • Ability to remain calm when faced with mounting pressure related to deadlines and multiple priorities. 
    • Well-developed oral and written communication skills to meet a variety of communication needs. Good interpersonal skills that foster open upward and downward communication built on mutual respect. 
    • Ability to travel up to 15% of the time; some overnight travel may be required

    NOTE:  This position requires access to export-controlled commodities, technical data, technology, software, and services.  U.S. citizenship, U.S. legal permanent resident status, protected person status under 8 U.S.C. § 1324b(a)(3), or U.S. Government export authorization is required. Any offer of employment is contingent upon the employer obtaining the necessary export authorization, including, if required, an export license from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security, the U.S. Department of State’s Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, or other applicable government agency.

    Company Overview

    We are Element, one of the fastest growing testing, inspection, certification and calibration businesses in the world.


    We deliver critical services in Materials Testing, Product Qualification Testing, Certification, Device Calibration and Advisory Services to the Aerospace, Oil and Gas, Transportation, Industrials, Fire and Building product, Infrastructure and other leading sectors, where failure in service is simply not an option.


    Everything we do helps our customers to build better products; get their products to market on time; save them time and money; and minimize the risk associated with product development and production.


    Our mission is simple: to be the best testing partner in the world and together we strive towards a common vision of becoming the world’s most trusted testing partner.


    We have four values that we strive to live by every single day.

    • Safety - We keep our colleagues and visitors safe
    • Integrity - We act honestly and fairly to do the right thing
    • Excellence - We set new standards of excellence in everything we do
    • Partnership - We work together for the benefit of our customers

    When combined with our mission and vision, the ethos this creates, enables Element to deliver one thing. CERTAINTY.  We exist to help make certain that the materials and products we test, inspect, certify and calibrate for our customers are safe, quality, compliant and fit for purpose.

    Diversity Statement

    At Element, we always take pride in putting our people first. We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes diversity and inclusion as fundamental to our Vision of becoming “the world’s most trusted testing partner”.


    All suitably qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective work related criteria and without regard for the following: race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, and/or protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the applicable governing laws.


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