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EHS Specialist

  • GE Healthcare
  • Experienced
  • Posted 2/3/2017 8:54:17 PM
  • 2839981
  • Job Function: Environmental Health & Safety
  • Business Segment: Healthcare Global Supply Chain
Location(s): United States ; Utah; Logan


About Us:
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:
The Environmental Health & Safety Specialist will provide site support to our Logan, UT facility. Within this role, you will apply your environmental, health & safety knowledge and expertise to solve problems, develop & execute objectives for yourself & others, while having the ability to effect short & long term business goals.

Essential Responsibilities:
Under the direction of the Site EHS Leader:
• Instill & foster proactive EHS-conscious culture and drive operational ownership of GE's Environment, Health & Safety programs through all levels of the organization
• Develop & implement EHS programs to comply with the GE EHS Framework requirements
• Lead team of EHS Framework Element owners to ensure successful EHS management system implementation at the site
• Develop & maintain general knowledge of applicable regulatory requirements
• Track & lead resolution of Employee EHS Concern Reports
• Develop & perform EHS audits / inspections and ensure appropriate corrective actions are developed and implemented on a timely basis
• Perform program reviews, EHS assessments and drive closure of corrective actions to ensure compliance with regulatory and GE requirements
• Manage the Safety Data Sheet System including access and updating of SDSs
• Complete regulatory reporting requirements (OSHA, Utah-DEQ, etc.)
• Coordinate with consultants & contractors on EHS related concerns
• Manage compliance tracking programs and record keeping systems (i.e., Gensuite, Training Tracker, etc.)
• Provide EHS classroom training preparation and delivery and maintain the site's EHS Training Tracker database
• Support site EHS requirements for new product development
• Assist area leaders with incident investigations and corrective actions using Human and Operational Performance methodology
• Present to internal teams on metrics, project status & research
• Evaluate site EHS risks and challenges and develop appropriate risk reduction strategies, including Risk Assessments, etc.
• Perform additional tasks, as required by the site EHS Leader

Qualifications/Requirements:
• Bachelor's degree in Occupational Safety and Health, Industrial Hygiene, or related subject from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in Environmental Health & Safety)
• 1-5 years of experience in EHS and/or related technical field

Desired Characteristics:
• Self-motivated, organized and detail oriented
• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
• Ability to influence others and lead small teams
• Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact
• Effective problem identification and solution skills
• General understanding of basic chemistry
• Experience with hazardous materials labeling, SDS, DOT classifications
• Strong understanding of Microsoft Suite of tools
• Ability to work a flexible schedule including infrequent nights/weekends

Physical Requirements of Position:
• Walking and traversing stairs and or ladders regularly while wearing Personal Protective Equipment (Safety Shoes, Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, etc.)
• Ability to work in a clean room environment wearing general clean room gowning
• Climbing, pulling, stooping, crouching and crawling
• Repetitive tasks
• Lifting up to 50 pounds
• Pushing / Pulling 300 + pounds

Locations: United States ; Utah; Logan

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
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