EHS Specialist

Mesa, Arizona
GE
09-07-2021
Mesa, Arizona
Depends on Experience 
1st

Provide support in environmental, health, and safety programs, by complying with regulatory and operating standards.

The Role

Amphenol Aerospace Operations is seeking an EHS Specialist to work out of its brand new, state-of-the-art facility in Mesa. 

The key responsibilities of an EHS Specialist include(s), but are not limited to:

  • 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
  • Lead the company EHS Committee
  • Conduct OSHA required safety trainings
  • Lead EHS audits and inspections to support compliance certification as required
  • Facilitate the Job Hazard Analysis (JHA) program
  • Manage and maintain the Safety Data Sheet (SDS) system
  • Implement incident reporting and participate in accident investigation and root cause identification for work-related injuries and illnesses, on-the-job accidents, or near misses as required
  • Manage Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and safety equipment ordering, stocking, alternate/new PPE evaluations, PPE trials
  • Manage chemical inventory
  • Uphold hazardous waste regulations specific to ADEQ and EPA
  • Provide new hire safety orientation, and general training to include: general safety awareness, machine guarding, hand and powered tool safety, ladder safety, lock out tag out (LOTO), forklift, etc.
  • Manage and Develop EHS and Medical Surveillance Programs
  • Facilitate compliance driven projects through identification, evaluation, equipment selection, purchasing, installation and training/new policy implementation
  • 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
  • Manage reimbursement accounts
  • PPE Assessments/Facility Assessment

The Location

  • Mesa, AZ
  • 25 minutes from Phoenix, AZ 

The Person

The key skills and qualities of a EHS Specialist at Amphenol Aerospace Operations:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Health & Safety, Environmental Science or equivalent education/ work experience
  • Knowledge of safety policies, rules and regulations for OSHA, EPA, and other applicable industry standards
  • Knowledge of local environmental regulations
  • Associate Safety Professional (ASP) or Certified Safety Professional (CSP) designation preferred
  • 4-7 years: Experience making decisions affecting employee health and safety or facility compliance\
  • Typing, sitting, bending
  • Interaction with operations (walking, lifting, bending, climbing stairs)
  • Occasional travel
  • Strong communication verbally and written
  • MS Office Skills – Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word

Amphenol Aerospace requires documentation that you have been or have started the vaccination process for COVID-19 within 30 days of hire. Accommodations will be considered for candidates with disabilities and/or sincerely held religious beliefs.

The Company

With manufacturing sites in Sidney, NY, Mesa, AZ, Nogales, MX, and a Design Center in Pasadena, CA, Amphenol Aerospace Operations has been a leader in designing and manufacturing electrical components for the aviation and commercial airplane industry for over 85 years.

Focusing on serving the needs of advanced and challenging market segments, we pride ourselves on our consistent ability to innovate and provide the markets with new creative solutions.

Working at Amphenol means you are recognized and valued for your contributions because we believe that our human capital is the most valuable asset we have. We support and encourage career development for all employees and have ample opportunities for advancement.

We pride ourselves for being customer-centric, accountable, reliable, and enthusiastic in all that we do. These values are ingrained in each of us and contribute to a culture of teamwork and meaningful work.

We aim to create an inclusive working environment where all employees are respected and treated equally regardless of their gender, race, sexual orientation, disability, religion or age.  

Amphenol offers a competitive salary 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 Resident Alien 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, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected veteran status or disability status.

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