Group Director of Environmental, Health & Safety
Jim Fear was appointed in April 2014 as the Group Director of Environmental, Health and Safety. Under his leadership, Doncasters embraced strategic improvement plans that transformed the company’s workplace safety cultural and occupational health to that of an industry leader. Prior to joining Doncasters, Jim held a dual role at Novelis as the North American EHS Director and Global Director of Occupational Health and Toxicology. During his tenure at Novelis, Jim developed world-class processes designed to enhance employee engagement in safety, occupational health and medicine audits, and product stewardship. Jim also served as a recognized member of the International Aluminum Institute’s Occupational Health Committee. Jim holds a Masters Degree in Environmental Science and Management from Findlay University and he also holds an American Board Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) professional license.