EHS Specialist

Mesa, Arizona
12-03-2019
Mesa, Arizona
Depends on Experience 
Full-Time
1st

Are you an EHS Specialist who wants to team up with other technical professionals to solve problems and support the production of quality product?  Would you like to work out of a brand new, state-of-the-art facility with a financially strong, global corporation eager to support your team’s goals?

Amphenol is a worldwide electronics leader and one of the largest manufacturers of interconnect products.  Amphenol, a Fortune 500 company listed on the NYSE and a component of the S&P 500, is a top performing company with an unparalleled history of growth.

Summary:

The Environmental, Health and Safety Specialist promotes a safe and healthy working environment for Amphenol in Mesa, AZ. The EHS Specialist is based in the Mesa, AZ but will coordinate activities and align practices with the other US facilities (Wallingford, CT; Grand Rapids, MI; Nashua, NH; Sidney, NY and West Palm Beach, FL) to ensure continued improvement of the EHS systems.

Responsibilities:

  • Uphold and improve safety policies and procedures to meet regulatory requirements and ensure a safe work environment for all team members

  • Maintain expertise on interpreting federal, state and local EHS regulations at each facility

  • Lead EHS audits and inspections at each facility to detect existing or potential safety hazards

  • Facilitate the Job Hazard Analysis (JHA) program at each facility

  • Ensure availability of PPE and other safety materials

  • Manage and maintain the Safety Data Sheet system

  • Review and implement safe and ergonomic work stations

  • Lead the company EHS Committee

  • Develop and manage key metrics related to EHS performance including Leading Indicators

  • Establish strong relationships with leadership to ensure EHS is considered in all business aspects

  • Interface with regulatory and public sector EHS agencies and authorities as appropriate

  • Oversee and assist plant leadership during facility restructuring projects/major process changes to verify that environmental permits are obtained at the facility prior to the installation or modification of equipment/process change

  • Work with leadership team to develop EHS audit program requirements and facilitate EHS audits to support compliance certification as required

  • Implement incident reporting and investigation processes

  • Participate in and follow-up on the investigation of work-related injuries/illnesses, on-the-job accidents, or near misses as required

  • Develop and manage training to include: General safety awareness, machine guarding, hand and powered tool safety, ladder safety, LOTO, forklift, etc.

  • Develop EHS Manual and new hire safety orientation

 

Qualifications Required:

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering or related discipline

  • 4-7 years: Prior experience making decisions affecting employee health & safety or facility compliance.

  • 4-7 years: Detailed knowledge of OSHA, EPA and other applicable industry environmental, health and safety standards

  • 4-7 years: Experience in oversight of EHS in a manufacturing environment.

  • Certified Safety Professional CSP designation preferred.

 

Amphenol offers a competitive pay and benefits. The candidate must be able to legally work in the United States; we are unable to provide sponsorship. Position requires candidate to be a U.S. person as defined in ITAR, 22 CFR 120.15 (U.S. Citizenship or Lawful Permanent Resident Status) and defined by 8 U.S.C. 1101(a) (20).

Amphenol is a proud Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status or disability status.

 

For consideration for this position, please apply online to:

www.amphenol-sidneyny.jobs

 

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