EH&S Chemical Management Program Manager

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Corporate Functions


Posted: Sep 9, 2019
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200100532
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. The EH&S team at Apple is growing and we need energetic, dedicated and flexible professionals to join a dynamic team committed to protecting the environment, health, and safety of our employees, customers and the global communities where we operate, while supporting our stakeholders in their mission to develop amazing products. Apple is looking for an experienced Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) Professional to join the EH&S team to drive the further definition and implementation of the EH&S Global Chemical Management Program.

Key Qualifications

  • Chemical Engineering background or Chemical Management experience in a Supply Chain or EHS role
  • 10 or more years experience in the development, implementation and operation of:
  • Chemical review and approval processes
  • Chemical safety and management programs
  • Chemical logistics (shipping, receiving, transport, warehousing)
  • International Chemical Programs (REACH, RoHS)
  • Hazardous waste, DOT/IATA compliance and emergency response teams
  • Hazard identification, risk assessment and risk mitigation control development
  • Incident response and investigation
  • Chemical management software applications
  • Green Chemistry Programs
  • Possess the skills and ability to perform:
  • EHS Global Chemical Management Program development and implementation
  • EH&S permitting and regulatory compliance monitoring
  • Workplace safety and compliance inspections
  • EH&S Training development and delivery
  • Management of personnel and contractors
  • Additional skills and experience in the following areas are desirable
  • Supply Chain Management experience or certification
  • Strong Project Management Skills
  • Significant experience with International, US Federal, State, and Local regulatory agencies for facility level chemical management regulatory compliance, regulatory inspections and incident reporting
  • Ability to build strong relationships with Apple internal functions, including Facilities, Project Management, Legal, Security and business group leadership
  • Experience with technical, intensive R&D environment
  • Anticipate future program needs based on trajectories from technology, regulation etc
  • Develop, drive and evaluate program that enhances user experience from all stakeholders
  • Willingness to potentially support a 24 hour emergency response on-call rotation


This position will help define, implement and manage a Chemical Logistics and EH&S Chemical Management Program to ensure chemical - related safety and environmental protection and compliance are maintained at Apple facilities globally. Major areas of responsibility include: Definition of the entire chemical life cycle at Apple Chemical Management System development including supporting software systems Partnering with chemical logistics suppliers for delivery, off-site storage and internal transport of chemicals Support EH&S Partners and internal customers on chemical SOPs and training Coordinate with hazardous waste management team Participate in hazardous materials emergency response programs Lead chemical EH&S compliance inspections

Education & Experience

BA or BS program in a relevant EHS discipline (e.g. Chemical Engineering, Industrial Hygiene), Master’s degree preferred. Professional Engineer, Certified Industrial Hygienist or Certified Safety Professional preferred 10-15 years broad-based EHS experience, with special emphasis on chemical management, process safety, and risk assessment / control. Apple Values Be dependable and reliable – follow-up quickly and consistently Demonstrate a positive and approachable demeanor Actively practice teamwork, working within the organization and throughout other parts of the company to achieve results Take initiative and challenge the status quo Deliver more than the customer expects Ability to deal with ambiguity Drive for results We are looking for a highly motivated and proactive thinker who can think strategically and stay connected to our customers. The ideal candidate will possess a high level of integrity, creativity, initiative, accountability, communication and interpersonal skills, with a commitment to teamwork and excellence.

Additional Requirements