EHS Program Manager - Environmental
Location:
Devens , Massachusetts
Posted:
September 08, 2017
Reference:
1702731
At Bristol-Myers Squibb, we believe that together we can make the difference. We want to do this by building professional teams who can create and innovate medicines that benefit doctors and their patients.
Our large-scale biologics manufacturing facility in Devens, Massachusetts, is expanding and there are a number of exciting career opportunities to join Bristol-Myers Squibb, one of the world’s leading BioPharma companies.
We’ve created one of the world’s premier biologics facilities, among the first sites in the industry to have a fully automated, integrated manufacturing control system that enables the plant to run virtually paperless. It is a site that combines biologics development with clinical and commercial manufacturing on a single campus – a true biologics center of excellence for the company where teams are encouraged to closely collaborate. This expansion was designed to support the launch of new medicines by more closely aligning biologics development and manufacturing capabilities. All this goes towards helping create and innovate life-saving medicines that fight serious illnesses.
As a key member of the Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) staff, the EHS Program Manager will lead and manage a variety of EHS programs at the site. Position supports day-to-day operations of all functions and groups on site. The primary emphasis is on environment, health, and safety management, as well as sustainability.
As a key member of the Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) staff, the EHS Program Manager will lead and manage a variety of EHS programs at the site. Position supports day-to-day operations of all functions and groups on site. The primary emphasis is on environment, health, and safety management, as well as sustainability.

Responsibilities:
1. Provides leadership, training, and operational EHS support to all levels of the organization and across all functional groups.
2. Provides day-to-day program management and compliance with site, corporate and regulatory standards and requirements. Serves as an expert environment, health, and safety resource to the site.
3. Initiates, leads and implements EHS improvement projects. Participates in EHS risk assessment, self-assessment, audit and inspection processes.
4. Analyzes and prepares documentation, presentations, and reports for internal and external stakeholders. Maintains permit recordkeeping and reporting requirements. Maintains compliance tracker and assures timely submission of required submissions.
5. Compiles, analyzes and interprets data, including data for sustainability initiatives and reporting.
6. Manages EHS programs such as regulated waste, air emissions, wastewater treatment, storm water, SPCC, EPCRA, TRI, TURA, and refrigerant management. Develops effective and efficient manufacturing, laboratory and facility environmental compliance programs.
7. Serves as a point of contact for regulatory and insurance inspections and project reviews.
8. Facilitates and/or participates in various site committees and teams, such as Sustainability, Go Green, Spill/Emergency Management, Laboratory Safety, etc.
9. Develops and effectively delivers EHS-related training.
10. Provides safety, health, and environmental guidance to others. Assist in monitoring the efforts of consultants, service providers and contractors participating in site activities with safety, health and environmental impacts.
11. Provides EHS guidance on facility projects to minimize or eliminate adverse impacts. Leads process hazard analysis. Participates in design reviews, change control, technical transfer, shutdown and pre-start up safety reviews, as required.
12. Participates in the site emergency response process.
13. Assists with incident investigations and root cause analyses related to EHS-related incidents. Conducts incident investigations and completes appropriate notifications, as required.
14. Analyzes incident data for trends and assures timely reporting, where required.
15. Completes other duties and responsibilities as identified by manager.

Knowledge/Skill:
1. BS with 10 years related experience; safety, engineering or equivalent science degree. MS with 7 years related experience; safety, engineering or equivalent science degree.
2. Certification in recognized EHS specialties or professional licensure a plus.
3. Demonstrated sustained high level of performance in a position with strong oral and written communication skills.
4. Subject matter expertise in relevant EHS regulations, principles, pollution control technology, industrial hygiene and safety-related equipment, and safeguards.
5. Ability to influence decision-making at all organizational levels. Has robust technical knowledge and problem-solving abilities.
6. Strong knowledge of federal and state hazardous waste, air, wastewater, storm water, storage tank regulations and associated requirements.
7. Ability to solve complex EHS technical problems through effective analysis, application of environmental and safety engineering techniques, and/or in consultation with manager.
8. Ability to lead teams of experts from other functions to analyze and solve problems.
9. Effectively manages multiple projects simultaneously and collaborates effectively.
10. EHS management systems development and certification experience (ISO 14001, VPP or similar) a plus.
11. Maintains solid computer application skills

Together, we make a difference. Bristol-Myers Squibb is one of the world’s BioPharma leaders, committed to delivering innovative medicines as well as nurturing a culture that’s a springboard for progress. Our success depends on building teams of bold, innovative and passionate employees who will help continue to drive us further forward. No matter the role, we are united by our mission and determined to win this fight. And that makes all the difference. If you want to join us, apply now at www.bms.com/careers .

A little about us:
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