1+ months
2018-03-152018-04-25

Sr. Environmentl Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist - 1st Shift (8a-5p) - Fairfield, CA Plant

Abbott
Fairfield, CA

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensures facility compliance with all local, state, federal and company regulatory standards and policies.
  • Assists in the development and implementation of environmental, health, safety management systems, processes and procedures for the global Abbott Nutrition Supply Chain (ANSC) operating facilities.
  • Works with Facility, Division and Corporate EHS resources.
  • Utilizes a broad knowledge of Environmental, Health, and Safety practices, theories, principles and techniques to provide solutions to a wide variety of problems both routine and difficult.
  • Personally conducts investigations of all safety and environmental outages, some requiring applications of new approaches in the field.
  • Develops and conducts EHS training for employees.
  • Acts as a technical resource for project teams, supervisors and other internal customers.


    Knowledge/Skills:

    • Capable of developing solutions utilizing in-depth data analysis and evaluation.
    • Capable of working independently with minimal supervision in key responsibility areas.
    • Ability to translate regulatory requirements into policies and procedures.
    • Good presentation skills and/or group facilitation skills is required.
    • Individual must possess demonstrated leadership capability, sound judgment and problem-solving skills.
    • Must have strong communication skills, both written and oral along with good interpersonal skills used in interacting, consulting and influencing employees and resources both internal and external to the company.
    • Computer literate, capable of using all base programs, Word, Excel, Powerpoint as well as some advanced computer knowledge (Access, etc.) would be desirable.
    • Good project management skills and knowledge of related disciplines required.
    • Working knowledge of OSHA, EPA and NFPA and local EHS regulations, and CIH, CSP, CHP, etc. is preferred.

      Background:

      • 3-6 years of experience.
      • Experience working health, safety, environmental opportunities in a manufacturing organization producing FDA regulated products.

        Education:

        • BachelorĂ¢€™s degree in safety, health, environmental sciences.
        • Certification (CIH, CSP, CHP, etc.) is desirable.
          Job Family: Engineering
          Division: ANSC Nutrition Supply Chain
          Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
          Medical Surveillance: No
          Significant Work Activities: Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)

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