GE

GE brings to market innovative solutions that deliver essential energy, healthcare and transportation infrastructure. We work with the highest integrity, compliance culture and respect for human rights while also reducing the impact of our technology and environmental footprint.

GE Europe
Apr 17, 2018
Full time
Role Summary: The Senior Environmental Expert has deep knowledge of Environmental laws & regulations applicable to GE's fixed facilities & service operations. The role provides technical support & leadership necessary to drive compliance, meet customer requirements & achieve regional excellence by working to meet the needs of the GE Businesses and OneEHS. Also working with regulators and operational management, & takes a leading role in defining company standards, & shaping corporate environmental strategy. Essential Responsibilities: Manages and coordinates a broad spectrum of initiatives simultaneously  Acts as a change agent and interacts cross-functionally to lead the development and implementation of GE environmental policies, standards and continuous improvement initiatives.  Serves as a member of the region’s team of Environmental experts, supporting front line operations on all aspects of environmental compliance, sustainability and GE program implementation  Serves as the region’s Environmental lead expert on air emissions management for applicable EU and international regulatory requirements and industry standards Supports and guides site and distributed workforce EHS managers on Environmental issues, specifically permitting and air emissions management, and energy use Works with Business EHS teams to understand and advise on ISO certification strategy and supports operational execution  Drives operational and cultural change, simplification and cost-out across the OneEHS function  Understands and serves the needs of GE fixed and distributed locations Understands and serves the needs of GE businesses and OneEHS functions   Drives compliance and the reduction of risk  Provides operational assistance after a major EHS incident or event occurs   Maintains a relationship with regional environmental regulatory bodies  Coordinates regional best practice sharing  Supports all other demands as assigned Qualifications/Requirements: Bachelor's Degree in an EHS-related discipline or with extended studies in an EHS-related discipline, from an accredited college or university  Expert knowledge on the European Clean Air Policy and associated Regulations (e.g. Industrial Emissions Directive, Medium Combustion Plants Directive), with proven expertise in air emissions management  Demonstrable competence (qualifications/training/experience) in European and international regulations concerning air emissions management (e.g. use of Best Available Techniques).  Must speak English fluently  Minimum 7+ years overseeing the execution of EHS programs Desired Characteristics: Extensive experience with one or more GE businesses within the region  Other language capability  Deep knowledge of GE's EHS programs and systems  Experience working in or across various GE subsidiaries or businesses Extensive experience working with industry Environmental organizations   Strong understanding of legal requirements associated with Environmental issues related to air emissions management  Experience with ISO certification programs, or other major Environmental programs  Currently residing within the region   Excellent interpersonal skills including the ability to interact with internal and external customers, and all levels of the organization   Excellent written and verbal communication skills including the ability to facilitate and conduct presentations with large and small groups   Serves as coach and mentor to other EHS professionals Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
GE
Apr 17, 2018
Role Summary: The Senior Environmental Expert has deep knowledge of Environmental laws & regulations applicable to GE's fixed facilities & service operations. The role provides technical support & leadership necessary to drive compliance, meet customer requirements & achieve regional excellence by working to meet the needs of the GE Businesses and OneEHS. Also working with regulators and operational management, & takes a leading role in defining company standards, & shaping corporate environmental strategy. Essential Responsibilities: Manages and coordinates a broad spectrum of initiatives simultaneously  Acts as a change agent and interacts cross-functionally to lead the development and implementation of GE environmental policies, standards and continuous improvement initiatives.  Serves as a member of the region’s team of Environmental experts, supporting front line operations on all aspects of environmental compliance, sustainability and GE program implementation  Serves as the region’s Environmental lead expert on waste management for applicable EU and international regulatory requirements and industry standards  Supports and guides site and distributed workforce EHS managers on Environmental issues, specifically permitting and waste management  Works with Business EHS teams to understand and advise on ISO certification strategy and supports operational execution  Drives operational and cultural change, simplification and cost-out across the OneEHS function  Understands and serves the needs of GE fixed and distributed locations  Understands and serves the needs of GE businesses and OneEHS functions   Drives compliance and the reduction of risk  Provides operational assistance after a major EHS incident or event occurs  Maintains a relationship with regional environmental regulatory bodies  Coordinates regional best practice sharing  Supports all other demands as assigned Qualifications/Requirements: Bachelor's Degree in an EHS-related discipline or with extended studies in an EHS-related discipline, from an accredited college or university  Expert knowledge on the European Waste Framework Directive and associated Regulations, with proven expertise in waste/hazardous waste management (including WEEE & Battery)  Demonstrable competence (qualifications/training/experience) in European and international regulations concerning waste management (generation, treatment, transportation, and disposal).  Must speak English fluently  Minimum 7+ years overseeing the execution of EHS programs Desired Characteristics: Extensive experience with one or more GE businesses within the region  Other language capability  Deep knowledge of GE's EHS programs and systems  Experience working in or across various GE subsidiaries or businesses  Extensive experience working with industry Environmental organizations   Strong understanding of legal requirements associated with Environmental issues related to waste management  Experience with ISO certification programs, or other major Environmental programs  Currently residing within the region  Excellent interpersonal skills including the ability to interact with internal and external customers, and all levels of the organization Excellent written and verbal communication skills including the ability to facilitate and conduct presentations with large and small groups   Serves as coach and mentor to other EHS professionals  Ability to travel up to 50% of the time  Must be willing to work preferably out of UK, Germany, France, Italy. Other EU countries can be considered Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com