Engineer EHS/Principal Engineer EHS

Northrop Grumman Corporation   •  

Sunnyvale, CA

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


Not Specified years

Posted 29 days ago

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Manages wastes (hazardous and non-hazardous) and associated shipping documentation. Coordinates timely shipments and deliveries of waste containers.
  • Provides oversight of waste collection and packaging and waste water and ground water treatment operations.
  • Regulatory reporting, including Monthly Waste Water and Ground Water, Biennial Report, Toxic Release Inventory Form R, Waste Minimization SB14, Refrigerant Management Plan, Hazardous Waste Generator Fee, Tiered Permit, etc.
  • Maintains and updates waste characterizations and profiles.
  • Reviews and interprets existing and proposed EHS regulations to determine applicability and impact business operations. Assists with implementation of programs to comply.
  • Partners with the Environmental Health Safety and Fire Protection, Medical, Mission Assurance, IT, Facilities, Operations, and Engineering to continuously improve the culture, awareness and accountability in support of EHS programs.
  • Manages due diligence activities, internal auditing of programs
  • Oversees the activities of third party consultants and contractors. Provides escort, as needed.
  • Conducts EHS training, such as contractor safety, hazard communication, new employee orientation, etc.
  • Performs PPE assessments/job safety assessments, assists with industrial hygiene monitoring, conducts incident investigations and provides assistance with identifying possible preventative and/or corrective actions.
  • Implements EHS management systems programs and associated documentation.

Additional roles and responsibilities may include:

  • Serves as liaison with regulatory agencies.
  • Provides timely and accurate submission of necessary reports to the company and regulatory agencies.
  • Writes and updates EHS plans and procedures.
  • Applies for new permits and renewals.
  • Conducts periodic audits and identifies actions necessary to meet regulatory requirements.
  • Coordinates EHS training for employees and conducts instructor-led EHS training.
  • Supports the sector's environmental sustainability program.
  • Supports site remediation and abatement activities
  • Supports regulatory inspections and implements the appropriate corrective actions
  • Maintains injury database for trend evaluation and produces charts for weekly and/or monthly review