Manager QEHS

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Tamil Nadu
Job category:
Environment, Health & Safety
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If you are an expert in the field of QEHS and love to drive transformation, then we have an interesting opportunity to offer. Together with us, you have a truly unique opportunity to fulfill your career aspiration while directing the next phase of our journey and transforming the world!

Kanthal is a world-leading brand for products and services in the areas of industrial heating technology and resistance material. We develop innovative solutions in creative partnerships with our customers, and with a strong commitment to reduce the environmental impact. With skilled people and pioneering technology, we support some of the world’s most exciting and biggest projects.

Your mission

As the QEHS Manager, you are responsible for developing & implementing Production processes in our factory. Your mission is to implement and manage all Quality, Environment, Health & Safety activities for our production facility in Hosur.

You will prepare SOPs in line with ISO & other systems, for all critical processes related to production & quality, and train the employees on the same. You will identify and train the internal auditors for the ISO systems. You will also be responsible for conducting Internal audits and close the deviations/ non-conformances. You will work closely with our global auditors while conducting global internal audits. You will also work closely with the Production Management team in setting the way forward for the unit.

As the key EHS person, you will design and execute the EHS plan in close coordination with the management team. You will ensure that all Hazards/Near misses are reported and closed within the defined period of time.

You will analyse and take corrective actions for all injuries and serious potential incidents if any. You will ensure that the factory is compliant of the TNPCB requirements all the time.

This role is greatly about your ability to collaborate with multiple teams and stakeholders to achieve your goals. You are expected to contribute to the growth of business by bringing continuous improvements, using insights and analytics.

We believe in empowering our people, so you will have the freedom and flexibility to act within the scope of your job, keeping the Kanthal way of working as the guiding path.

We firmly believe in Diversity and celebrate Inclusion across all dimensions in our organization. Together with you, we would contribute towards providing a Diverse, Equal, and Inclusive work environment within Kanthal and BU Heating Systems.

As the Assistant Manager - Finance, you will report to the Business Controller – Kanthal India and will be a crucial part of our team.

Your profile

You are a Mechanical or Electrical Engineer with 8-10 years of experience in Process Quality role and EHS management in a manufacturing environment. You have a Lead auditor certification in management systems like ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 45001. Any additional EHS certification will be an added advantage.

You must have solid technical and analytical skills and have good computer skills (MS Office etc.). You are a self-driven person who is willing to operate in an empowering environment. You should have a genuine interest in company’s product, market & business in general.

Your ability to work in a team oriented, cross functional collaborative environment is one of the important requirement for this role.

We consider Communication to be a key enabler and fluency in both written & verbal English is a must.

Your personality truly makes the difference! You are a person who loves to work with details, and are self-motivated.

Job Location

Hosur, Tamilnadu

We’re looking forward to meeting you!


Send your application no later than 24th July 2022. Read more about Kanthal at, Job ID: R0034598.

If you wish to attach a cover letter to your application, please make sure to attach the file when uploading your resume.

Contact information

For further information about this position, please contact:

Ramesh Mohanvel (

Deadline: Not set
Job-ID: R0034598

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