Howard R

Plant Manager - 20 Years of Experience - Near 60558


Plant Manager

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• Highly regarded industry professional with significant expertise in Safety, Health and Environmental Management, fire safety management and hazardous materials management. • In-depth knowledge of OSHA, ISO, EPA, NFPA and Fir Marshall standards and protocols in institutional, industrial, residential and commercial properties. • History of success in evaluating risk exposure, correcting compliance issues, rewriting SOPs and training programs, processing insurance claims, contributing to federal grant proposals, managing budgets, and executing community-based fundraising and educational programs. • Solid leadership, succession planning and management skills; led well-disciplined and cohesive teams of up to 60 crew members serving in union, volunteer, and paid on-call capacities; contributed to union contract negotiation efforts and represented employers in federal arbitrations. • Highly qualified Firefighter / EMT / Professional Trainer / HazMat Specialist combining 35 years of progressive paid and volunteer service to four fire departments, a residential educational institution, and industrial facilities with hazardous materials and production operations. • State Certified Instructor proficient in training certified new recruits and existing personnel in all aspects of firefighting, emergency response management, confined space rescue and environmental safety. • An innovate and creative thinker with strengths in quickly assessing field emergency situations and effectively developing, delegating and managing response efforts to protect life and property; exceptional record for ensuring the safety of team members and the public, as well as community or corporate assets. • Physically fit, with an extremely high level of stamina, drive and commitment.