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Facility Engineering Manager

Location: East Chicago, IN, United States
Date Posted: Feb 22, 2021
Category: Engineering
Job ID: 70936

Job Description


The Opportunity

The Facility Engineering Manager (known internally as a Manager, Process Safety) is primarily responsible at the facility level for leading chemical Process Safety Management (PSM) efforts in our most hazardous environmental services facility locations including incinerators, recycle centers, and oil re-refineries.

This individual will ensure these locations are compliant and have engineering and management systems in place to prevent catastrophic incidents. This entails ensuring appropriate engineering safeguards are in place during construction, start-up, maintenance, and continued operation of chemical recycling and incineration processes in our major facilities. 

The location of this role may be flexible. All candidates should live near a major airport as they will be supporting multiple facilities.

Why work for Clean Harbors?

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5!
  • Competitive wages
  • Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment
  • Group 401K with company matching component
  • Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career
  • Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement
  • Positive and safe work environments

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure Health and Safety is the number one goal by following policies, processes, and acting in a safe manner at all times;
  • Manage and ensure compliance of process safety management (PSM) programs for assigned sites or operations for Clean Harbors/Safety-Kleen facilities throughout North America;
  • Interfaces directly with health and safety staff and management at process facilities with regard to compliance with chemical process safety;
  • Coordinate support for sustainable compliance on regulatory requirements;
  • Provide engineering, technical, and PSM program managerial expertise to all assigned Clean Harbors/Safety-Kleen locations covered by the OSHA process safety management (PSM) standard;
  • Participate in on-site PSM audits, PHAs, and incident investigations as appropriate;
  • Represent corporation at interagency meetings when necessary;
  • Communicate regulations/impact on PSM covered operations/personnel to all levels of employees;
  • Apply North American industrial safety standards (e.g. OSHA, API, ASME);
  • Stay current on regulatory issues/trends through seminars, networking, industry group participation; advise management on potential impact of proposed legislation; develop plans;
  • Participate in Pre-start-up Safety reviews as necessary and train employees on Process Safety Management requirements.

What does it take to work for Clean Harbors?

  • B.S. in Chemical Engineering;
  • 10+ years of engineering/manufacturing experience in Chemical and/or Petroleum industry;
  • Extensive background in Process Safety Management (PSM);
  • Ability to travel up to 30%;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Expert ability to evaluate and implement engineering systems;
  • Familiarity with regulatory requirements for operating North American plants, specializing in including Process Safety Management strongly preferred.

Wondering what to expect in starting your career with Clean Harbors? Click Here to view a Day in the Life Video!

40-years of sustainability in action. At Clean Harbors, our mission is to create a safer, cleaner environment through the treatment, recycling, and disposal of hazardous materials. Clean Harbors is the leading provider of environmental, energy and industrial services throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico. Everywhere industry meets environment, Clean Harbors is on-site, providing premier environmental, energy and industrial services. We are solving tough problems through innovation and proven methodology – come be part of the solution with us.

Join our safety focused team today! To learn more about our company, and to apply online for this exciting opportunity, visit us at

For additional information about driver career opportunities, please call us at 1-833-32-DRIVE (1-833-32-37483).

Clean Harbors is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants due   to race, ancestry, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or on the basis of any other federal, state/provincial or local protected class.

Clean Harbors is a Military & Veteran friendly company.


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