Environmental Health & Safety Manager

  • Pratt & Whitney
  • Riverside, CA, USA
  • Apr 18, 2018
Full time EHS - Environmental, Health & Safety Management

Job Description

When the global aerospace community looks for ideas and solutions to its biggest challenges, they turn to the people of UTC Aerospace Systems. We design, invent and deliver the most advanced and diverse range of aerospace systems on the market. We are inventors. We are manufacturers. We work in space exploration, commercial air travel, defense and rescue applications. Always learning and pushing the boundaries, we are an undisputed industry leader that continually sets the bar higher and higher. Come soar with us.

You probably never think about it, but the engines on an aircraft need to be housed in safe, aerodynamic structures called “nacelles.” UTC Aerospace Systems’ Aerostructures business is a world leader in nacelle technology, which leads to better fuel efficiency, less engine noise and critical stopping power when the airplane lands. Today, our innovative nacelle systems are featured on many of the world’s newest and most game-changing airplane platforms. And we’re not stopping there: we’re working hard to create the next generation of nacelles that are greener, quieter and more efficient. In addition, our Engineered Polymer Products division is a leading developer and manufacturer of advanced, high-performance composite structures and products for marine applications. Whether in the air or underwater, we’re pushing the limits of innovation. Want to join us on this important journey?The Environment, Health, and Safety (EH&S) Manager designs, develops, implements, and oversees the organization's EH&S programs and procedures to safeguard employees and the environment. Confirms compliance of all facilities with EH&S regulations and UTC requirements.In this role you will:

  • Advocates the importance of Environmental, Health and Safety in the organization and actively supports the organization's efforts to meet or exceed EHS goals and plans.
  • Collaborates with operations to integrate EHS performance into branch operations.
  • Leads continuous improvement in EHS while ensuring comprehensive operational compliance.
  • Leads the Environmental, Health and Safety program to achieve and maintain compliance with current and future legal, regulatory and corporate requirements.
  • Participates in management review meetings to present EHS performance, discuss upcoming EHS actions to improve functional performance, and proactively identify and address EHS issues which may affect operations or may provide strategic advantage to the business.
  • Collaborates with other EHS professionals to establish or adopt best practices relevant to the industry.
  • Drives all EHS regulatory reporting requirements. Responsible for appropriate procedures, approvals, coordination and control of hazardous, regulated and solid wastes.
  • Initiates, conducts and maintains records of safety training for company.


  • 10+ years of EH&S experience OR an Advanced degree with 8+ years of EH&S experience
  • ​5+ years of experience leading and managing teams
  • Experience with MS Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
  • Due to federal regulation or contracting requirements, this position is only available to U.S. persons.


  • Experience with California state specific EH&S regulations and laws
  • Experience with Title V
  • Experience in a union environment
  • Experience in aerospace, automotive, manufacturing or related industry
  • Experience with SAP

Working Environment:

  • Position May Travel
  • ​All qualified applicants must have the ability to bend, stoop, stand, kneel and lift up to 25 lbs. repetitively throughout the day and be able to wear the necessary Personal Protective Equipment.

Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.


  • Bachelor's degree


  • ​Bachelor's or Advanced degree in Environmental Health & Safety (EH&S) or related field

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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