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 Clearwater, FL, USA
Sep 22, 2018
Full time
Location(s):  United States; Alabama, California, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, New York, Texas, Virginia; Clearwater Role Summary: Under general direction, specialist will assist the company in creating a safe working environment for all employees by maintaining comprehensive environmental, health and safety (EHS) programs for manufacturing and engineering facilities. The position provides technical expertise and tactical resolution to ensure compliance with EHS regulations, company policies and standards,and best practices. Ideal candidate will champion proactive initiatives to positively influence site safety culture. Essential Responsibilities: In addition, as the EHS Specialist, you will: Perform daily / routine audits to identify unsafe conditions and at-risk behaviors, and environmental issues Provide day-to-day EHS support for manufacturing and engineering facilities Assist manager to ensure compliance with external / internal audits and Federal, State, County safety regulations Respond to and investigate events including: injuries and near-miss events. Drive closure of effective corrective / preventive actions Drive accountability with all functions and associates to aggressively reduce accident and injuries Facilitate employee and contractor training Create, review, and implement safety risk assessments Implement and lead safety committee to increase levels of safety performance Engage and influence leadership support in an EHS-first culture Review & investigate all employee exposures and injuries; develop action plans to reduce incident rates Apply ergonomic principles to improve workstations and minimize injuries Enter information into Gensuite applications Execute routine but complex analysis to include producing reports, conducting meetings, reporting findings to management, and following up to ensure items are correcte Provide functional expertise and take action for facility to attain ISO 45001 or equivalent certification Manage multiple projects and other responsibilities simultaneously Adapt to changing priorities Make decisions with speed and accuracy based on available information Team effectively with cross-functional members Perform other standard EHS Specialist duties as required Work with unyielding personal integrity Qualifications/Requirements:  BS or BA in Occupational Safety and Health, Environmental Engineering or related field from an accredited university or college (Or a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in Environmental Health & Safety) ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT(S): This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment Thorough knowledge of Federal / State / Industry safety and occupational health regulations & management systems Broad knowledge of all governmental regulations applicable to the effective performance of the duties and responsibilities outlined for this position Desired Characteristics: Working towards Safety, Health, or Environmental certification (ASP, CSP, COSS, CIH, CDG, etc.) First Aid and CPR certified Ability to track trends and produce annual reporting to government agencies as required by regulations Knowledge of Gensuite applications Excellent communicator to employees, employers and public officials Team player with strong interpersonal, program, and project management skills Ability to prioritize and drive multiple programs Competency using Microsoft Office and other standard office PC applications Must be extremely organized and keep accurate record and documentation Aptitude for planning and implementing employee programs Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
GE Waukesha, WI, USA
Sep 22, 2018
Full time
Location(s):   Austria, Canada, United States; Wisconsin; Waukesha, Welland, Jenbach or any bigger DP location Role Summary: This role is responsible for EHS compliance, ensuring a safe work environment, protecting the environment and minimizing accident risks at our Distributed Power Sites globally. In this role, you will integrate and develop processes that meet site and business needs, manage issues within functional area(s) of expertise, be involved in long-term planning, and contribute to the business EHS strategy. Essential Responsibilities: Execute and ensure site operations are in compliance with all federal, state, and local EHS regulatory and EHS management system requirements Develop and communicate across direct organization site EHS imperatives, goals and initiatives Collaborate with operations to drive implementation of programs such management of change and stop work that drive a proactive and positive safety culture Lead EHS projects from funding through implementation Conduct learning teams in response to EHS events and conduct/validate accident investigations to determine root cause and proactive solutions Conduct EHS audits in support of compliance assurance activities Provide tactical issue resolution and training at the facility level Support business EHS leader on execution of business EHS priorities Qualifications/Requirements: An Engineering degree, BSc, Ph.D., Master of Science or equivalent (e.g. chemical or environmental engineering, physics etc.) Profound, professional level experience in interpreting and applying Global Laws and regulations, Austria, Canada, and USA preferred High integrity with desire to make an impact in the organization, always with a customer focused approach Demonstrated leadership capabilities and keen interest in people management and implementation of EHS in matrix organizations Team-oriented leadership style with good communication and interpersonal skills to embrace challenge and encourage teams to go the extra mile when needed Strong project leader, structured and well organized; excellent prioritizing skills Strong EHS management experience in a manufacturing facility, preferably chemical industry or related Communication and negotiation experience with EHS regulators Sound knowledge of process- and construction safety Well-grounded background in Environmental, Health and Safety programs Strong computer skills Legal work authorization to work is required. GE will not sponsor an individual for an employment visa now or in the future for this role. Please note, additional information dependent on hiring location: Austria: We put great emphasis on providing our employees with recognition, flexibility, competitive and fair compensation, as well as numerous other benefits. According to Austrian law, job postings need to include the minimum salary for a position. For this position, the minimum salary based on the collective agreement is EUR 4272.17 gross per month. We will be pleased to discuss the appropriate effective salary based on your qualifications and experience. Hungary: Successful applicant will be legally eligible to enter into an employment relationship under the laws of Hungary. United States: GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com