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Job ID :
53272BR
Location :
US - California - Canoga Park
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Job Description

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

The EHS Specialist will establish and maintain policies, practices and procedures that ensure compliance with all applicable federal, state, local and corporate safety and environmental regulations for Thermo Fisher’s Transplant Diagnostic Division. This role reports to the Senior Manager, EHS and will partner with Corporate Risk Management and other site managers to share best practices and drive continuous improvement throughout the organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Implement and support programs that promote a safe and healthy work environment
  • Develop and implement environmental, health and safety policies, programs and procedures to eliminate the occurrence of environmental incidents, minimize personal injuries, property damage, and vehicular/general liability claims
  • Conduct periodic audits to identify potential environmental and workplace hazards, programs deficiencies and liabilities
  • Present control and corrective action recommendations to company management
  • Analyze, design, develop and conduct appropriate training programs to assist management with environmental, health and safety responsibilities
  • Conduct investigations of accidents and near-miss incidents
  • Review and analyze accident data to identify trends or areas requiring additional focus
  • Serve as a technical resource to the company in complex areas of EHS compliance, risk management, hazardous materials/waste, biosafety, industrial hygiene, industrial safety, and/or ergonomics
  • Maintain routine OSHA and environmental reports and permits
  • Site liaison for Worker’s Compensation claims and investigations
  • Report to Corporate Risk Management on the status of plant metrics, environmental performance and legal and regulatory inspections/audits
  • Keep abreast of industry developments through membership in professional associations by reviewing trade publications and through attendance at trade conventions, seminars, workshops and meetings as necessary
  • Use LEAN manufacturing methodology and LEAN tools (Kaizen events, process mapping, benchmarking, and root cause analysis) to drive workplace safety improvement

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Safety and Health, Environmental Science, Risk Management or related field
  • Five (5) years of experience in the Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) or risk management field
  • Proven ability in facilitating training for all employee levels
  • Ability to develop and meet deadlines and budgets
  • Effective leadership and personnel management skills
  • Ability to develop and implement procedures and programs
  • Demonstrated proficiency in IT based skills including word processing, spreadsheet applications, database management and electronic communication methods

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 50,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today http://jobs.thermofisher.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.


Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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