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Celebrating its 80th year as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal Inc. delivers productivity to customers through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency. Every day approximately 10,000 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated nearly $2.4 billion in revenues in fiscal 2018. Learn more at




Job Title:  EHS Analyst

Location:  New Castle, PA


Job Description:

This position is responsible for leading EHS compliance and strategy for Kennametal plants in New Castle, Pennsylvania.  The Site EHS Leader will develop EHS site goals, in conjunction with Corporate EHS and the site manager, and lead the site EHS strategy.  This person will enable EHS compliance, develop and implement systematic processes, and direct continuous improvement projects that will steadily improve EHS performance at the site.


Job Responsibilities:

  •  Evaluate corporate Environmental Health and Safety strategy and interpret strategy to develop annual site plan and objectives.
  • Implement and drive sustainability of systems, programs, and processes to support compliance and management systems.
  • Drive improvement of management based safety system to achieve an interdependent culture.
  • Monitor progress against EHS objectives and communications to site manager and employee population and develops and leads plan for continual improvement.
  • Resolve EHS challenges and create foundations for sustainable systems.
  • Conduct EHS training.
  • Apply a combination of logic, analysis, and experience to make sound, timely decisions and to solve problems.
  • Maintain expert knowledge of all regulatory compliance obligations and corporate requirements and ensures they are adequately addressed in site plan and therefore satisfactorily met and managed.
  • Accountable for year over year continuous improvement of EHS performance.
  • Accountable for high level of EHS knowledge and competency among all levels of employees.
  • Accountable for integration of EHS function with quality and lean manufacturing business partners.
  • Accountable to reduce overall EHS risk for the site.


 Education, Work and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 5 years of EHS experience or a minimum of 10 years of EHS experience, preferably in multi-national companies.
  • Advanced degree preferred.  
  • Qualified Safety Engineer preferred.
  • Knowledge of environmental requirements.
  • Self-starter.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead people with integrity and work in a team environment to achieve the business objectives.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated organizational and planning skills.
  • High sense of urgency to achieve results.
  • Good problem solving and root cause analysis skills.
  • Must be able to work all shifts and weekends as necessary, work in a manufacturing environment, and travel between the 3 New Castle plants.
  • Proficiency in the use of personal computers including Microsoft Office and the ability to learn Kennametal network applications.
  • Ability to travel up to 10% of time domestically and internationally.
  • Spoken and written English is required.
  • U.S. citizen or green card.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Nearest Major Market: Youngstown

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