John McGillivray has been the Safety & Environmental Manager at Scot Forge for over 20 years.
During his time at Scot Forge, he has developed a world-class safety program that has been recognized by both OSHA and EHS Today magazine for safety excellence. In 2017, John took on the added challenge of creating a Leadership Development program for Scot Forge.
In addition to speaking regularly at safety conferences over the last decade, John has served as a guest instructor at the OSHA Training Institute teaching OSHA personnel about safety management systems. John also served as the chairman of the Forging Industry Association’s Safety & Health Council for three years. In 2015, John was named as one of America’s Top 50 EHS Leaders by EHS Today magazine.
Prior to joining Scot Forge, John was the Oil & Chemical Segment Risk Engineering Manager for the Zurich Insurance Group and served as a process engineer in both a chemical plant and refinery. John received a B.S. in Chemical Engineer from the University of Missouri-Rolla in 1987 and currently lives in northwest suburbs of Chicago with his wife Aimee. They have 7 children and one granddaughter.