Corning

Corning is one of the world's leading innovators in materials science, with a 166-year track record of life-changing inventions. Corning applies its unparalleled expertise in glass science, ceramics science, and optical physics, along with its deep manufacturing and engineering capabilities, to develop category-defining products that transform industries and enhance people's lives. Corning succeeds through sustained investment in RD&E, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and deep, trust-based relationships with customers who are global leaders in their industries.

We strive every day to make a positive difference in the world by supporting our people and communities, preserving our environment, and engaging in responsible business and manufacturing processes.

Corning Concord, NC 28025, U.S.
Mar 17, 2018
This position is responsible for promoting a safe work environment for all plant employees. Duties include facilitating and communicating safety programs and policies.  The Safety Engineer will help drive plant culture towards continuous improvement in overall plant safety performance. He/she will develop, implement and enforce site specific programs to maintain compliance with laws, codes and regulations.  Day to Day Responsibilities: • Ensure compliance with all plant, corporate and OSHA policies and regulations. • Be a change agent to drive continuous improvement in overall plant safety performance through programs such as employee engagement, hazard recognition / elimination, behavioral based safety, etc. • Work with Safety Team to set annual targets for injury reduction, and drive necessary actions to meet or exceed targets. • Assist in maintaining metrics of plant safety performance and provide monthly reporting. • Assist in developing, implementing and track annual site safety plan actions. • Assist in developing and maintenance of plant emergency response plans and ensure appropriate training. • Attend division / corporate safety meetings and calls representing the interest of the plant. • Work with internal and external groups to coordinate plant S&H audits and evaluaytions / inspections, and ensure timely corrective action for discrepancies. • Ensure effective delivery of all safety related training with compliance to all applicable plant, corporate and OSHA standards, and maintain all OSHA logs and required recordkeeping required by regulation. • Ensure / lead investigation of work-related injuries in conjunction with supervisors / managers, along with action planning to prevent reoccurrence. • Coordinate reporting, tracking, and trend analysis of workplace injuries when they occur and ensure corporate reporting standards are followed. • Maintain existing SDS system and ensure new materials and products have appropriate SDS sheets and training. • Perform risk based analysis and recommend improvements to equipment and processes to improve safety and prevent accidents.  Required Skills/Experience: • Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Safety, Safety, Environmental Health & Safety, Chemistry or other related technical field.    • 3 – 5 years of environmental, health & safety or related experience required. • Strong working knowledge of Access and Excel and have the ability to create/use these and other databases and spreadsheets to analyze data. • Ability to develop PowerPoint presentations to communicate data and information. • Basic background/knowledge in chemistry. • Customer focused. • The ability to work in a team environment  Desired Skills/Experience: • Process Safety Management experience. • Previous work in a manufacturing setting. • Building code/standards experience. • Project management experience. • Safety or Industrial Hygiene certification (ASP/CSP or CIH). • Six Sigma Yellow or Green Belt Certification. We prohibit discrimination on the basis of  race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or veteran status or any other legally protected status.   Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Corning Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Mar 17, 2018
Full time
As a leading developer, manufacturer, and global supplier of scientific laboratory products for 100 years, Corning’s Life Sciences segment collaborates with researchers seeking new approaches to increase efficiencies, reduce costs and compress timelines in the drug discovery process. Using unique expertise in the fields of materials science, surface science, optics, biochemistry and biology, the segment provides innovative solutions that improve productivity and enable breakthrough discoveries. Scope of the Position: Direct and drive the development and implementation of occupational safety and health programs and practices that: Ensure Occupational Safety & Health (OSH)  risks are identified and appropriate control measures put in place, Align with company OSH strategy & standards, Comply with applicable federal and state legislative requirements, Take into account cultural factors having an influence on OSH performance. Environmental Responsibilities Develops, administers, and implements environmental programs in accordance with governmental requirements. Monitors pollution prevention activities, compliance and auditing efforts. Conducts, studies, and prepares environmental impact reports for plant processes and permit changes. Reviews and analyzes environmental documents issued by various regulatory agencies. Determines impact on company operations and communicates data to appropriate engineering personnel for use in making engineering decisions. May communicate compliance strategies and requirements. Evaluates proposed regulations to determine financial, industrial, public and environmental impact. Interacts with federal, state, and local regulators to resolve compliance issues; establishes permit requirements and assists in EPA, state, and local regulatory audits. Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors. Exercises judgment within generally defined practices and policies in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. Health and Safety Responsibilities: Provides value added services and is accountable for achieving compliance to the Corning safety policy and for the implementation of the Corning safety strategy improvement initiatives. Analyzes processes and situations to create information and identify opportunities for positive change and improvement. Develops proactive prevention systems for anticipating and responding to events. Provides continued development on health and safety issues. Provides expertise, advice, information and tools relating to effective health and safety management. Sets up processes to conduct suitable and sufficient risk assessments to reduce risk and identify process improvements. Provides safety training. Complete understanding and application of principles, concepts, practices and standards. Full knowledge of industry practices. Required Education and Experience :  Bachelor’s degree (Occupational, Environmental Health and Safety, or Technical preferred) 3 to 5  years’ experience in the development and application of OSH principles at a manufacturing site Required Skills : Comprehensive knowledge of OSH legislative requirements.  Business acumen Strong analytical and strategic thinking abilities Strong communication skills Ability to influence, lead and participate in teams Passion, drive and the ability to self-start Desired Qualifications : Member of a professional SH organization (e.g. American Society of Safety Engineers) Certification from an accredited body (e.g. Certified Safety Professional, CPEA or equivalent) We prohibit discrimination on the basis of  race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or veteran status or any other legally protected status.   Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com