Sophie N

Executive Secretary


Department Manager

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Professional Summary Experienced Environmental, Health and Safety professional with demonstrated strong leadership skills and over 20 years hands-on in a broad spectrum and international operations of regulated industries, 5S, Lean Sigma, ISO 14001 and OSHAS18001 environments, such as manufacturing of pharmaceutical drugs, large scale chemical manufacturing of APIs, research and development facilities (R&D), government agencies, business process services and biotech sterile manufacturing. Strong competency in construction safety. Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH), Certified Safety Professional (CSP) and Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM) with success in developing, implementing and sustaining a strong Environmental, Health, and Safety programs. Strategic vision, proven results in applying Behavior Based Safety program and culture change, driving continuous improvement and inspiring a strong commitment to excellence. Strong competencies in all EH&S subject matters such as Air, Water, Waste, Hazardous Waste, Safety Management, Technical Safety, Process Safety, Chemicals Management, Hazardous Materials, Emergency Preparedness, Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene (IH), Incident Management, Risk Management, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Safety/Environmental Management Systems (Gensuite and Enablon). Strong knowledge of the NJ NY states, OSHA and EPA regulatory compliance with focus on Incident Management, Hazard Communication, GHS, SDSs, VPP, LEED, HAZMAT, Chemical Management and labeling, DOT/IATA, NFPA, NIOSH, DHS. Currently the Head of EHS in a US pharmaceutical operations, based in Parsippany, NJ. I am seeking a challenging regional/global director position of EHS in a fast paced, dynamic organization that is looking for a team leader/member that can help achieve the company's missions, visions, and values. I am a strategic thinker with strong planning & program management skills, capable of independently managing projects and utilizing my problem-solving ability. Able to travel as needed.