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EH&S Manager

Company: BD
Location: Tempe
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description Summary The Manager Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) is responsible for leading, developing, interpreting, and administering, the Environmental, Health and Safety programs for the Peripheral Intervention Headquarters Facility which included various functions including manufacturing, research & development, field sales and other essential departments. This position develops policies and procedures to ensure employee health services are compatible with corporate goals and objectives. This position is responsible for overseeing worker's compensation and all EHS programs as well as supporting Sustainability. This role must have strong knowledge in environmental permitting in a manufacturing environment and serve as Subject Matter Expert on most issues involving Environmental Compliance, Health and Safety regulation, and Workers Compensation. Ensures compliance with BD quality systems, policies, procedures and best practices, and all local, state, federal and BD safety regulations, policies and procedures. Willing and able to uphold BD Values. Job Description We are the makers of possible BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world. Advancing the world of health--- is our Purpose, and it's no small feat. It takes the imagination and passion of all of us-from design and engineering to the manufacturing and marketing of our billions of MedTech products per year-to look at the impossible and find transformative solutions that turn dreams into possibilities. - We believe that the human element, across our global teams, is what allows us to continually evolve. Join us and discover an environment in which you'll be supported to learn, grow and become your best self. Become a maker of possible with us. - Essential / Key Job Responsibilities (including supervisory and/or fiscal):

  • Demonstrated ability to successfully develop and implement effective health, safety and environmental programs to ensure compliance with corporate requirements in addition to federal, state and local regulations.
  • Effective communication skills and the ability to exercise judgment and appropriately communicate and manage during crisis situations, if they are to arise.
  • Ability to effectively communicate and influence individuals at various functions who occupy positions of authority including, but not limited to, project plans and resource requirements to gain the support of these individuals.
  • Demonstrated understanding of federal and state safety and environmental laws and the ability to identify and evaluate workplace hazards and environmental requirements.
  • Able to effectively lead injury/incident investigations; Ensure proper root cause analysis is performed, that safety alerts are written up and distributed and that corrective actions are address. Ensure proper recordkeeping and reporting is completed to meet OSHA and BD requirements. Work closely with the Workers Compensation program administrators to ensure all claims are properly reported and investigated.
  • Strategic partner with R&D and site operations and management to ensure the site EHS program is maintained are fully compliant. Indirectly reports into the EHS Business Unit Leader and meets corporate initiatives.
  • Provide oversight and direction for day-to-day compliance with applicable air, hazardous waste, wastewater, and storm water permits, plans, regulations, etc.
  • Develop and deliver effective training programs on various EHS topics.
  • Execute and oversee occupational health qualitative and quantitative assessments and ensure occupational hygiene programs are robust. Where required, make recommendations on engineering, administrative or personal protective equipment to reduce hazards to an acceptable level.
  • Effective at conducting risk assessments, focusing on unsafe conditions and unsafe work behaviors, including human factors/ergonomics; ensure appropriate action is taken to correct deficiencies. Ensures appropriate follow up on corrective actions to reduce risks to acceptable levels.
  • Responsible for maintaining a good relationship with outside regulatory bodies that oversee state & federal environmental, health & safety regulations.
  • Performs other duties as required to support the needs of the business. Required Qualifications:
    • Experience designing and implementing strategies/programs/processes that supports a business strategy.
    • Experience with applicable GMP, ISO regulations, and knowledge of federal and state environmental and occupational safety and health regulations (EPA, OSHA, NFPA).
    • Demonstrates strong verbal and written communication skills across all levels of the organization, both internal and external.
    • Works effectively in a team environment.
    • Solid computer skills including MS Teams, PowerPoint, Excel, and Word Preferred Qualifications:
      • Demonstrated ability to lead at the site level.
      • Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) or equivalent.
      • Medical device products manufacturing industry experience preferred.
      • Experience monitoring and managing sustainability initiatives. Education and/or Experience:
        • Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Management/Engineering or Occupational Health & Safety.
        • Minimum of five (5) years of experience in the implementation of Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety programs. Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, sit, use sight, and use hands to manipulate, handle or feel objects, tools, controls, and office equipment. The employee frequently is required to verbally communicate with other associates. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel or crouch. Work Environment: While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be in an office environment, laboratory, or cleanroom. While performing the duties of this job, the associate may The associate must be able to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) required to perform this job safely. - Candidate must be able to work in a team-oriented, fast-paced environment. BD is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that values and actively seeks diversity in the workforce. This job description is intended as a summary of the primary responsibilities of and qualifications for this position. The job description is not intended as inclusive of all duties an individual in this position might be asked to perform or of all qualifications that may be required either now or in the future. For certain roles at BD, employment is contingent upon the Company's receipt of sufficient proof that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. In some locations, testing for COVID-19 may be available and/or required. Consistent with BD's Workplace Accommodations Policy, requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to applicable law. Why Join Us? A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that encourages you to bring your authentic self to work. It's also a place where we help each other be great, we do what's right, we hold each other accountable, and learn and improve every day. You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. You will have the opportunity to help shape the trajectory of BD while leaving a legacy at the same time. And through the organization's investment in BD University, you will continually level up your tech skills and expertise. To find purpose in the possibilities, we need people who can see the bigger picture, who understand the human story that underpins everything we do. We welcome people with the imagination and drive to help us reinvent the future of health. At BD, you'll discover a culture in which you can learn, grow and thrive. And find satisfaction in doing your part to make the world a better place. - To learn more about BD visit https://bd.com/careers Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status. PDN Primary Work Location USA AZ - Tempe BPV Building 1 Additional Locations USA AZ - Tempe BPV Building 2 Work Shift US BD 1st Shift 8am-430pm (United States of America)

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