Environmental, Health and Safety Manager MMS

Becton Dickinson and   •  

San Diego, CA

Industry: Healthcare

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11 - 15 years

Posted 72 days ago

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Summary

Responsible for the management and performance of the Environmental, Health, and Safety Department for MMS San Diego. Responsible for leading, implementing, and maintaining effective environmental, health, and safety programs. Ensures a safe work environment free of recognizable hazards. Ensures compliance with all federal, state and local regulations.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the overall management of all facility environmental health and safety programs including ERT, Safety Representatives, Hazard Communication, Occupational Safety, and Industrial Hygiene.
  • Provide supervision, coaching and development for San Diego site EH&S personnel.
  • Lead projects & evaluate processes in the anticipation, recognition, evaluation and control of occupational health, safety and environmental regulations.
  • Develops and provides safety and environmental training to all site and field associates.
  • Conduct jobsite assessments, focusing on unsafe conditions and unsafe work behaviors; ensure appropriate action is taken to correct deficiencies.
  • Participate in Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) inspections and in any procedures that may follow a citation. Investigate, prepare, and forward, as required, reports on injuries and fatalities.
  • Develop safety policies, goals, programs and training.
  • Monitor and maintain records and permits of hazardous, radioactive, and biohazardous materials and waste in compliance with all applicable local, state and federal regulations.
  • Develop and communicate technical information in a manner that fosters understanding, decision-making, and positive interaction with employees, functional managers, & facility management teams.
  • Manage EH&S financial performance.
  • Periodic review of policies, programs, and metrics to ensure alignment of EH&S strategies with business needs.
  • Keeps abreast of the US and non US regulations affecting own area of supervision/management and complies with those regulations. Initiates changes to practices and procedures to support compliance requirements.
  • Other duties as needed to support business directives and goals

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Safety and Health
  • Strongly prefer at least 10 years of experience working in environmental health and safety management
  • Extensive knowledge EHS regulations, best practices and EHS management systems
  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP) preferred to ensure continuing education of current EH&S trends and knowledge.

  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment strongly preferred

  • Experience designing and implementing strategies/programs/processes that supports a business strategy.

  • Demonstrated understanding of federal and state safety and environmental laws and the ability to identify and evaluate workplace hazards.
  • Demonstrated ability to use influence skills to successfully develop and implement effective safety programs which engage all employees.
  • Effective communication and presentation skills, to include the ability to exercise judgment and appropriately communicate and manage confidential information.
  • Effective skills in the areas of counseling/coaching/influencing, conflict management and interpersonal/verbal/written communications.
  • Demonstrated understanding of California Workers Compensation Law and Workers Compensation Claims Management.
  • Ability to travel up to 25%

Job ID R-324067