Snr. Manager Industrial Hygiene

Date: May 26, 2024

Location: Northville, MI, US

Company: Tenneco


Tenneco is one of the world’s leading designer, manufacturers and marketers of automotive products for original equipment and aftermarket customers, with approximately 78,000 team members working at more than 300 sites worldwide. Through our four business groups, DRiV, Ride Performance, Clean Air and Powertrain, Tenneco is driving advancements in global mobility by delivering technology solutions for diversified global markets, including light vehicle, commercial truck, off-highway, industrial, motorsport and the aftermarket. This position is responsible for the design and execution of the Global Tenneco Industrial Hygiene Program. The position may be based in Northville, Michigan or remotely and reports directly to an EHS Director of the company.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Updates and maintains the global Industrial Hygiene Program and database
  • Advises on the creation and modifications of site-level sampling plans
  • Advises on various methods to manage and reduce risk to meet business requirements
  • Leads the execution of scalable solutions to manage systemic risks across the organization
  • Develops and tracks KPIs and leads performance improvement initiatives in the Industrial Hygiene sector
  • Manages the relationship between Industrial Hygiene preferred vendors including: selection of vendors, contracts execution, supporting scheduling of services, and overall consultant management
  • Prepares and presents program updates to the executive leadership team
  • Mentors EHS and Operations partners to improve Industrial Hygiene acumen
  • Liaises with Federal or State OSHA and other regulatory agencies
  • Ability and willingness to travel 25-50% of the time


Minimum Requirements:


Education: Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Hygiene, Environmental Health, Safety, Environmental Science, Engineering, Chemistry, or related science discipline is required. Master’s degree in one of these topics is preferred.

Experience: 10+ years of Industrial Hygiene experience; Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) accreditation is preferred. Must have experience performing Industrial Hygiene in a manufacturing setting and leading cross – functional teams. Must have experience measuring and mitigating risks for airborne, ergonomic, noise, and other hazards.


  • Strong problem solving, analytical, organizational, and decision making skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be proficient at data analysis


An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.