Safety, Health & Environmental Specialist II/III
Location:
Philadelphia , Pennsylvania
Posted:
February 22, 2018
Reference:
R-019464
If you're inspired by the possibilities of science to change lives and you thrive when making brave decisions - join us.
MedImmune is the worldwide biologics research and development arm of AstraZeneca. Here, you'll have the opportunity to make a difference in people's lives every day. As one of the world's premier biotechnology companies, our mission is centered on delivering life-changing products that advance world health, and help fight and cure disease.  As an SHE Specialist II/III in Red Lion PA, you'll play a pivotal role in channeling our scientific capabilities to make a positive impact on changing patients' lives.
We're constantly pushing the boundaries of science to deliver life-changing medicines to patients, with a passion for discovery and a pipeline to show for it. We're pioneering innovative research and exploring novel pathways across key therapeutic areas including oncology, respiratory, inflammation and autoimmunity, cardiovascular and metabolic disease, and infection and vaccines. And we're industry-leading in immunology, protein engineering and translational science. We offer a unique and strong collaborative network as part of the AstraZeneca family, as together we explore synergies between small and large molecules.
MedImmune has a dynamic environment that fosters collaboration and innovation. We attract top minds, and we nurture and build top talent.
Responsibilities:
Assist in the development and implementation of health, safety, and environmental policies and procedures.
Participate in site safety committees including establishing agendas, directing the meetings, issuing minutes, etc.
Develops, implements and maintains employee training programs for topics related to health, safety and the environment.
Assist in performing health, safety, and environmental audits, informal facility walk-through's, and associated follow-up activities.
Performs accident management activities, including injury management, investigations and associated recordkeeping.  Identifies, implements and tracks corrective actions to prevent recurrence. Maintains injury records in accordance with government regulations and corporate practices.
Assist in performing assessments of employee exposures to physical and chemical agents in the workplace.
Responsible for developing appropriate emergency plans and response capabilities
Assist with regulatory compliance at national, regional, and local level. Assist with conformance to company requirements.
Education:
Bachelors degree in Safety, Industrial Hygiene, Environmental Sciences, Engineering
Experience:
Specialist II-3-5 years' experience
Specialist III-5-7 years' experience
Next Steps - Apply today!
To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please complete the full application on our website at your earliest convenience - it is the only way that our Recruiter and Hiring Manager can know that you feel well qualified for this opportunity.  If you know someone who would be a great fit, please share this posting with them.
AstraZeneca is an equal opportunity employer. AstraZeneca will consider all qualified applicants for employment without discrimination on grounds of disability, sex or sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity leave status, race or national or ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, gender identity or re-assignment, marital or civil partnership status, protected veteran status (if applicable) or any other characteristic protected by law.

A little about us:
MedImmune is the global biologics research and development arm of AstraZeneca

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