Eaton Electric Sp.z o.o. located in Gdansk has opening for EHS Specialist covering Polish Electrical Sector.

Person in this position will have following job duties: 

  • Completing all entrusted assignments in compliance with the Polish Environmental Law regulations as well as occupational health and safety standards including tasks for occupational health and safety service. 
  • Reporting and managing new Polish Law requirements/regulations implementation. 
  • Managing interfaces with the public and governmental authorities with adverse 
  • findings and enforcement actions. 
  • Conducting all Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) training programs required by the Polish law and Eaton EHS Program. 
  • Supporting site in achieving EHS targets & objectives in terms of development and maintenance, to back up goals achievement in support of corporate and business group EHS strategic initiatives. 
  • Cooporating with leadership team to create targets and objectives to reduce risk and enviromental impact. 
  • Implementing Eaton MESH (Management System of Environmental, Safety, Security and Health) utilization MESH tools to drive improvements. 
  • Performing risk assessment at the location to identify critical EHS aspects and potential hazards. 
  • Tracking of appropriate leading and lagging indicators to monitor/oversee EHS performance. 
  • Managing the completion of EHS goals assigned to the site manager as well as the leadership team, functional managers, and front-line supervisors to build, establish and maintain EHS culture, compliance, and results. 
  • Supporting and promoting activities and procedures for zero incident EHS culture on site. 
  • Supporting EHS engagement in cooperation with EHS teams and committees responsible for meeting targets and objectives for the year. 
  • Cooperating with EHS leader and MESH element champions to complete an annual evaluation of compliance for EHS country, state, and local regulations. 
  • Supporting efforts for the third party recognition for programs that establish the site and Eaton’s EHS program as world class. 
  • Managing data and providing EHS data processes support such as EHS reporting system. 
  • Supporting efforts to ensure and track all key EHS operational controls to be in place and EHS action items resolved on a timely basis. 


  • Master Degree in related areas is required 
  • Languages: proficiency in Polish and English 
  • Experience: Minimum of 1-2 years professional experience. 
  • Solid knowledge of Polish EHS laws and labor relations. 
  • Prior extensive experience with ISO 14001 and OHSAS18001. 
  • Fire Safety nice to have 
  • Flexibility; strong analytical/problem solving skills 
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and strategic planning skills 
  • Personal integrity 
  • Comprehension of Eaton, industry, state, and country EHS requirements. 
  • Strong team-building skills 
  • Strong organizational skills 
  • Adept at utilization of company-wide system for reporting EHS data and information 
  • Ability to demonstrate managerial courage (e.g., managing varied interests representing potential conflicts) 
  • Ability to lead and support cross-functional EHS teams 
  • Prior experience or education with an emphasis in environmental, health and safety program management and employee training. 

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit At Eaton we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently – if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you – then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information visit our website.

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: Sales EMEA
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Part-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: Yes
Does this position offer relocation? No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Requisition ID: 033848