Safety, Health, Environmental & Quality (SHEQ) Manager in Chicago, IL at Mauser Packaging Solutions

Date Posted: 3/23/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Plant Name: Chicago Fiber

Requisition ID:004517--Plant

Mauser Packaging Solutions is a global leader in solutions and services across the packaging lifecycle, providing large and small metal, plastic, fiber and hybrid packaging worldwide to companies in industries from food, beverage, personal care and pharmaceuticals to chemicals, petrochemicals, agrochemicals and paints. Bringing together the very best of its four legacy companies— BWAY, MAUSER Group, NCG and ICS—Mauser Packaging Solutions offers its customers true sustainability at scale.

Position Summary:

This position is responsible for retention and continuous improvements of Quality standards, maintaining compliance to DOT regulations, reducing accident rates and improvement of accident prevention, improving Safety culture, and maintaining compliance to local, state, and federal Environmental regulations.



  • Help with the creation of risk assessments/PPE requirements
  • Assist in ergonomic studies/improvements
  • Organize regular Safety Audits for compliance to OSHA and internal requirements
  • Participate in Safety Committee meetings
  • Organize the training in skilled operations (industrial equipment operation, confined space)
  • Complete OSHA reporting as needed
  • Prepare and present required trainings


  • Assist in the verification of incoming materials
  • Manage and complete DOT testing/capabilities/reporting
  • Verify continuous compliance to ISO 9001
  • Create/Review/Update Quality documents
  • Initiate/Implement/Verify Corrective Actions
  • Communicate with internally/externally concerning deviations or general request
  • Oversee calibration system
  • Periodic reporting of plant status related to Quality
  • Continuously assist in the reduction of the possibilities of deviations internally and externally
  • Prepare Management Review
  • Implement Quality Control testing for product/process verification
  • Assist in 6s and lean manufacturing practices


  • Verify compliance to local, state, and federal regulations
  • Audit and report hazardous materials
  • Work with vendors to discard materials as necessary
  • Complete reports as necessary internally/externally


  • Organize Industrial Health studies as needed
  • Schedule annual audiometric testing
  • Communicate health risks to employees



    • Develop and assist in the accomplishment of KPI’s
    • Maintain working area in a clean, orderly and safe condition.
    • Observe all safety rules and regulations.
    • Attend all required meetings and trainings
    • Perform all other duties as required.
    • Attend all meetings as required
    • Performs other duties as assigned.



Job Requirements


  • Minimum 4-year Technical Degree or commensurate level of work-related experience.
  • 3-5 years Management experience
  • Prior experience in industrial manufacturing
  • Previous experience in Lean manufacturing (including Kaizen, 6S, SPC, Gemba) 
  • CQM or CQA preferred
  • Six Sigma Green, Yellow, or Black belt
  • Solid understanding of: Quality systems (ISO 9001), OSHA, EPA/DEP regulations.
  • Exceptional reading comprehension, problem solving skills, decision-making skills and attention to detail.
  • Experience with 6S and lean manufacturing programs.
  • Offer highest level of innovation and problem-solving skills to influence overall efficiency, avoidance of lawsuits, improvements in productivity, outcomes, etc.
  • Good communication skills
  • Computer Literate
  • Certificate:  Food Safety helpful
  • Travel 25% - 50%


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