EH&S Program Manager

Kite Pharma   •  

Santa Monica, CA

11 - 15 years

Posted 237 days ago

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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity in the EHS&S department. We are looking to build a world class EH&S team here in Gilead. You will be working with a highly motivated and cross functional team to build a proactive Safety culture and execute exciting initiatives. The role of the EH&S Senior Program Manager is to conduct and manage various programs and activities in EH&S Department. We are looking for a self-starter with superior analysis and problem solving skills ranging from simple to complex situations. This individual is expected to explain information and influence others in order to secure successful implementation of EH&S programs and directives as assigned.

The EH&S Senior Program Manager will as an agent of change while working effectively. Basic essential duties include:

Leadership Experience

Direct experience on leading by example and ability to secure resources under challenging circumstances

Set goals and leading indicators to demonstrate efficiency and effectiveness of related activities, in addition to providing interpretative guidance regarding exposure monitoring results and recommending appropriate controls

Results Oriented

Develop, innovate and execute SMART goals

Align Company goals with department specific while effectively influence others without direct formal authority

Set goals and leading indicators to demonstrate efficiency and effectiveness of related activities, in addition to providing interpretative guidance regarding exposure monitoring results and recommending appropriate controls

Deliver agreed upon results ahead of schedule by effectively overcome barriers and potential challenges

Identify and mitigate hazards

Develop, assess, oversee risk assessment program for new and existing processes

Identify and mitigate hazards

Develop, assess, oversee risk assessment program for new and existing processes

Develop, enhance Leading and Lagging Indicators

Improve and enhance processes and customer service

Perform ergonomic assessments

Support physical security programs for Santa Monica locations

Represent EH&S in multiple technical programs or serve as a representative of EH&S Management during regulatory visits

Manage risk assessment program for new and existing processes

Develop and conduct EH&S training as assigned/appropriate

Prepare, revise and implement SOPs, Work Instructions, and compliance plans

Conduct incident investigations and tracking the completion of associated corrective actions

Review engineering projects and provide input

Enhance auditing program and conduct site-wide building inspections, including escorting regulatory agency personnel, preparing findings memos and developing and implementing corrective and preventive actions

Present findings and recommendations to management while insuring buy-ins on action plans

Manage multiple projects of significant complexity and risk

Demonstrate competent negotiation skills when dealing with challenging situations

Knowledge, Experience and Skills Required

B.S. in basic (Physical and/or Life) science or engineering

Certification such as CSP, CHMM, CIH

Minimum 10 years of experience in EH&S and industry

Knowledge with CAL-OSHA, CAL-EPA, DOT, NFPA

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Knowledge, Experience and Skills Preferred

Master degree in EH&S

Experience in Emergency Response

Experience in Biosafety

Experience in LOTO, Confined Space, Contractor Safety, etc.

Experience with implementation/execution of ISO related standards

Safety Management