EHS Generalist
Location:
Huntsville , Alabama
Posted:
December 20, 2016
Reference:
2766818
Job Number

2766818

Business

GE Aviation

Business Segment

Aviation Supply Chain

About Us

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is anEqual Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Posted Position Title

EHS Generalist

Career Level

Experienced

Function

Environmental Health & Safety

Function Segment

Operational EHS

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States

U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces

Alabama

City

Huntsville

Postal Code

35756

Relocation Assistance

Yes

Role Summary/Purpose

The EHS Generalist for the new Huntsville, AL facility will lead Waste Water Treatment Design, Air and Water Permit Modifications, and implement the Site Sampling and Analysis program to ensure sustainable compliance.

Essential Responsibilities

In addition you will :

* Provide support to Site Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Leader and / or site management on various EHS issues

* Initiate, develop, and deploy EHS Site policies, practices, and procedures to support the CMC business

* Assist in implementation and auditing of EHS programs and procedures to ensure compliance with regulatory and GE CEP requirements

* Develop and maintain general knowledge of applicable regulatory requirements

* Conduct EHS inspections, risk assessments and accident / incident investigations

* Create and Manage EHS related records and documentation to demonstrate EHS programs effectiveness

* Assist consultants and contractors on related EHS issues

* Assist in conducting EHS education programs

* Assist in issue resolution

Qualifications/Requirements

* Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in Environmental Health & Safety)

* Minimum of 3 years of experience in Fixed Facilities

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS :

* Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals at the Masters level for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.

* This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

* Ability to interface effectively with all levels within the company as well as organizations outside GE (regulatory agencies)

* Strong oral and written communication skills

* Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

* Established project & program management ability

* Strong analytical skills

* Six Sigma training (GE Employees only)

* Knowledge of environmental regulations

* Knowledge of and experience with OHSA 1910.119 (PSM)

* Knowledge of and experience with Emergency Response and Planning

* Knowledge of and experience with Industrial Hygiene and Ergonomic principles

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