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Sr. Environmental Health & Safety Specialist

Company: Getinge
Location: Wayne
Posted on: September 16, 2022

Job Description:

*Sr. Environmental Health & Safety Specialist**Wayne, NJ**At Getinge we have the passion to perform* Join our diverse teams of passionate people and a career that allows you to develop both personally and professionally. At Getinge, our passion is to secure that every person and community have access to the best possible care, offering hospitals and life science institutions products and solutions that aim to improve clinical results and optimize workflows. Every day we collaborate to make a true difference for our customers - and to save more lives. Are you looking for an inspiring career? You just found it. *Job Overview: * Develop, implement and coordinate Health and Safety programs and activities to reduce or eliminate Environmental, Health and Safety (EH&S) impacts for Getinge Sales and Service Unit while ensuring compliance with current and future legal, regulatory, corporate and customer requirements. *Job Responsibilities and Essential Duties: ** Develops, coordinates, and maintains the Environmental, Health & Safety program and related activities to ensure compliance with current and future legal, regulatory and corporate requirements.
* Assess work environments and job-level functions to ensure heath and safety programs and initiatives are developed to support a safe workplace and mitigate risk.
* Manages regular strategic review of EH&S in the organization and provides appropriate objectives and programs to improve overall EH&S performance and to defend against future liabilities.
* Presents Environmental, Health & Safety performance, discusses upcoming Environmental, Health & Safety actions to improve functional performance, and proactively identifies and promptly addresses Environmental, Safety & Health issues which may affect operations or may provide strategic advantage to the business.
* Establishes and tracks metrics for assessing EH&S effectiveness in the organization, including OSHA Total Recordable Incident Rate (TRIR) and OSHA Lost Worktime Case Rate (LWR)
* Develops and executes a plan to reduce worker injury and lost time rates.
* Leads the creation and maintenance of an appropriate EH&S culture through cross-functional cooperation, communications, promotions, and training.
* Manages all EH&S regulatory reporting requirements.
* As applicable, responsible for emergency planning and takes leadership role in EH&S emergency situations. Ensures that adequate evacuation and response arrangements are in place for fire, accidents and all other emergency situations.
* Responsible for directing EH&S incident investigations, identifying root causes, and executing sustainable corrective actions through project management, direction, and coaching.
* Represents the company on EH&S affairs with relevant external parties, including customers, ensuring adequate response to all regulatory and legal issues and customer requirements.
* Responds to customer inquiries related to health and safety questionnaires, qualification dashboards and employee training records. *Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: ** 5-7 years' experience in EH&S program development, implementation and management required.
* Must have prior experience working with local, Federal and State Authorities for permits and reporting.
* In depth knowledge of state and federal OSHA standards and reporting.
* Experience working in an FDA regulated environment is highly desired.
* Experience supporting both office and field based operations is preferred.
* Must have effective verbal and written communication skills and be able to interact with all levels of the organization.
* Must demonstrate the ability to take initiative and work independently to drive results.
* Applied experience in the field of ergonomics and pro-active repetitive stress injury prevention is highly desirable.
* Strong leadership, interpersonal, strategic thinking/planning, communication, and collaboration skills are essential. *Excellent Opportunity to join an industry leader!**Excellent Benefits!...**Dental, Health,* *Vision,* *Life and 401(k) and more!**Interested candidates please send your resume.* Getinge is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, genetic information, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. We look forward to receiving your application. If you share our passion and believe that saving lives is the greatest job in the world, then we look forward to receiving your application. We hope you will join us on our journey to become the world's most desired medtech company. INDNM Job Type: Full-time Benefits:
* 401(k)
* Dental insurance
* Health insurance
* Life insurance
* Vision insurance
* Monday to Friday Work Location: One location

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