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Location:
Salt Lake City, Utah
Country:
United States
Job Categories:
EH&S Engineer/Specialist: Single site
EH&S Engineer/Specialist: Multi-site
Industry Segments:
Distribution / Warehousing, Medical Equipment/Instrumentation, Pharmaceuticals
Experience level:
3-5 years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree
Reference Number:
20051116

Sr. Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist

Why consider a future with Cardinal Health? As a global, growing company, we’re able to offer rewarding careers that let you make a positive impact on our customers and communities. We think of ourselves as the business behind healthcare because we focus on making it more cost-effective. We’re an essential link that allows healthcare providers to reduce costs, improve operations and increase quality, so that they can offer better care to their patients.

What EH&S contributes to Cardinal Health:
EH&S is responsible for designing, developing and implementing EH&S procedures, programs, processes, and systems to ensure compliance with regulatory and company requirements and to eliminate or minimize EH&S risks to the Company, its employees, the environment and the communities in which it does business.

  • Demonstrates in-depth knowledge, understanding and application of environment, health and safety and workers' compensation laws and regulations and translates them into actionable processes, programs and practices.
  • Drives the understanding and implementation of the Cardinal Health EH&S management system.
  • Provides managerial support and subject matter expertise that ensures appropriate EH&S systems and resources are in place.
  • Designs, develops and implements procedures, programs, processes and systems that ensure EH&S compliance, and enhance EH&S performance.
  • Demonstrates depth and breadth of knowledge in the area of hazard recognition, evaluation and control.
  • Drives execution of tactical and strategic initiatives in order to eliminate hazards and reduce or eliminate the associated risks.
     

Accountabilities in this role

  • Assists with implementation of the global EHS & security strategy to mitigate risk to people, property, community, information and brand.
  • Partners with operation leaders to develop and execute site-specific annual EHS plans; standardize EHS and security programs; ensure critical information is communicated; and implement best practices.
  • Provides support and subject matter expertise for events (e.g., regulatory agency inquiries, theft, vandalism, natural disasters business continuity, significant incidents, etc.
  • Participates in the management of operation-specific EHS and security hazard assessments and the development of risk mitigation plans.
  • Partners with operation leaders to ensure compliance with Company and regulatory requirements.
  • Analyzes key EHS, sustainability and security metrics to assist operations in the construction and execution of continual improvement plans.
  • Ensures key performance metrics, including occupational injury/illness and environment sustainability results are accurately reported and communicated.
  • Assists with the response to regulatory agency inquiries and reporting obligations.
  • Provides technical assistance and guidance in risk-related matters, including ergonomics, industrial hygiene, safety, environmental incident investigation, drug free workplace, loss prevention, business resiliency and occupational health processes.
  • Assist management teams in the investigation, notification, and case management for occupational injury/illnesses.
  • Educates management teams on their EHS and security roles and responsibilities.
     

Qualifications

  • Bachelors in related field, or equivalent work experience, preferred
  • 2+ years experience in related field, preferred
     

What is expected of you and others at this level

  • Applies working knowledge in the application of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to perform varied tasks
  • Works on projects of moderate scope and complexity
  • Identifies possbile solutions to a variety of technical problems and takes actions to resolve
  • Applies judgment within defined parameters
  • Receives general guidance may receive more detailed instruction on new projects
  • Work reviewed for sound reasoning and accuracy


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