United Technologies Corporation EH&S Specialist in Collierville, Tennessee

Job ID: 63743BR

City: Collierville

State: Tennessee

Country: United States

Category: Environment, Health & Safety, Corporate Careers

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

UTC Climate, Controls & Security is a leading provider of heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems, building controls and automation, and fire and security systems leading to safer, smarter, sustainable and high-performance buildings. UTC Climate, Controls & Security is a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide.

Carrier is the world’s leader in high-technology heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration solutions. Carrier is a part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide.

Our organization is committed to being a leader in Environmental Health & Safety. If you thrive in a fast-paced environment and are looking for an opportunity to join us in this commitment, then we have a great opportunity for you. We are seeking a motivated, results oriented individual to continue to raise our high bar in EH&S standards as our Collierville facility’s EH&S Manager.

This position offers high visibility and an excellent pathway to future opportunities. The identified candidate will report directly to the plant manager.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for partnering with management to support a safety culture and driving the EH&S team’s strategy and ensuring it aligns with the greater business objectives

  • Supervision of about 5 hourly unionized employees; including staffing, performance management, process maintenance and improvement, productivity, and handling tactical, day-to-day activities and workflow

  • Oversight over all activities in the Environmental Controls Building (ECB), waste water treatment facility, and all safety related trainings

  • Utilize the Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) operating system to propose and implement changes to existing processes to streamline and improve overall performance while maintaining cost controls and creating cost effective use of resources

  • Lead the development and implementation of EH&S management systems and risk reduction initiatives such as ergonomics, machine guarding, confined space entry, vehicle safety, industrial hygiene, control of hazardous energy, contractor safety, environmental compliance, etc.

  • Support of the site's compliance continued compliance of OSHA standards, maintenance of the procedures database, injury/incident data analysis and support of the site's EH&S Annual Plan and Program Evaluation

Qualification:

  • Excellent communication skills; candidate must be comfortable providing briefings at all levels of management

  • Ability to influence decisions downstream and upstream

  • Solid understanding of lean principles to effectively create, implement and monitor process improvement initiatives

  • Excellent project management skills and the ability to effectively lead and team with multiple functional groups to reach a common objective

  • Ability to work in a self-directed manner

  • Comprehensive knowledge of MS Office Applications

  • 4+ years of experiences in EH&S or related field

  • 1+ years of experiences within a unionized, manufacturing environment required

Education:

  • Bachelor’s in EH&S or related discipline required

  • Environmental Certification and/or Health & Safety Certification is a plus

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

  • Excellent communication skills; candidate must be comfortable providing briefings at all levels of management

  • Ability to influence decisions downstream and upstream

  • Solid understanding of lean principles to effectively create, implement and monitor process improvement initiatives

  • Excellent project management skills and the ability to effectively lead and team with multiple functional groups to reach a common objective

  • Ability to work in a self-directed manner

  • Comprehensive knowledge of MS Office Applications

  • 4+ years of experiences in EH&S or related field

  • 1+ years of experiences within a unionized, manufacturing environment required

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.