Name: Environmental Health & Safety Specialist, Senior
Req #: 711
Location: Oshkosh CORP
Employment Type: Full Time
Shift: 1st Shift
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Serve as the primary hazardous waste SME, leading efforts to reduce hazardous waste and implement recycling programs. Direct industrial hygiene sampling and support.
Manage the facility SDS/Hazard Communication program.
Manage and perform the planning, training, inspection, reporting and recordkeeping requirements for all environmental and safety compliance programs.
Lead training efforts for EHS related activities within facility.
Serve as an internal auditor for multi-site EHS activities;
Provide engaging environmental, health, and safety leadership to the facility employees;
Lead Executive and Employee Safety Committees;
Develop and support strategic initiatives designed to produce best in class EHS performance;
Act as the facility champion for the EHS Drive to Zero programs.
Conduct facility audits to be used to ensure that consistent, best-in-class results and compliance are followed to enable operational excellence. Prepare reports of findings with recommendations for corrective action.
Conduct and document monthly facility inspections of hazardous waste accumulation/chemical storage areas.
Perform Job Safety Analysis of all facility worksite activities and lead actions for controls and countermeasures.
Work with cross-functional teams for new project and process development;
Perform ergonomic and safety risk assessments virtually or hands-on for product and process capability.
Lead the identification, assessment and resolution of ergonomic issues including physical part validation of acceptability to ergonomic standards.
Observe workers to determine proper use of prescribed safety equipment and procedures. Train and demonstrate proper use of safety equipment.
Investigate incidents (including injuries, property damage, near misses, releases, and losses) to determine root causes and prepares/directs corrective and preventive action plans.
Serve as the site investigator for safety and environmental incidents while serving as the liaison for regulatory agencies within the region
Minimize waste by driving initiatives surrounding reduction, recycling and supply chain partnerships;
Act as SAP Super User within functional area as assigned;
Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Physical demands:
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience;
5 years of experience implementing occupational safety and environmental programs;
Degree in occupational safety , engineering or science related;
Experience within a corporate safety role in a manufacturing environment;
Implementation experience with safety related programs (ISO, VPP, etc.);
Previous experience using SAP or equivalent ERP.CHMM, CSP, CIH, PE or equivalent Certification.