EHS (Environmental, Health and Safety) Ergonomic Specialist
Location: Thomaston, Connecticut
Posted: November 12, 2016
Reference ID: 964308996
EHS (Environmental, Health and Safety) Ergonomic Assessment Consultant job in Thomaston CT available through Adecco Engineering and Technology.
This is a consulting position - ideally for someone who specializes in going into companies to assess thier safety and risk programs within manufacturing, production and office environments, and follow through to create recommendations and action plans for risk mitigation.
In this position you will have responsibility for coordinating efforts towards achieving our Corporate KPI goals relating to safety initiatives. These goals will be achieved through compliance, policy, procedure formation, bench-marking and audit directives. Areas included within this position's responsibilities include: KPI goals pertaining to safety. This position will be a point of contact for outside vendors as well as corporate communications. The individual in this role will act at Champion for Safety within the facility.
Analyzing how people use equipment and machinery
Undertaking workplace risk assessments
Assessing work environments and their effect on users
Utilizing assessment results to identify areas for improvement
Developing practical solutions to implement these improvements
Producing reports of findings and recommendations for clients, based on assessment results
Visiting a range of environments, such as offices and factories, to assess health and safety standards or to investigate workplace accidents
Providing advice, information and training to colleagues and clients
Developing a clear understanding of how specific industries and their systems work in a short period of time
Minimum 3-5 years experience in Environmental, Health and Safety role in a manufacturing facility.
Bachelor's Degree in an engineering field and /or Health & Safety required
Training completed in Ergonomics or a related field
Valid state-appropriate Driver's license in good standing
Professional demeanor with excellent listening, and written & oral communication skills
Strong organization skills
Must be computer literate with a high comfort level with computers and computer programs (MS Word, Email and Internet)
Must be able to take digital pictures and incorporate them into word documents with minimal supervision
Ability to lift up to thirty five pounds
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