Senior Specialist, EH&SCardinal Health - Jackson, MS
JOB TITLE: Senior Specialist, EH&SAt Cardinal Health, we're developing the innovative products and services that make healthcare safer and more productive. Join a growing, global company genuinely committed to making a difference for our customers and communities.Organization: Function: Environmental, Health & SafetyJob Family: Environment, Health & SafetyWhat EH&S contributes to Cardinal HealthEH&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.
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 possible solutions to a variety of technical problems and takes actions to resolve
Applies judgment within defined parameters
Receives general guidance#CD# may receive more detailed instruction on new projects
Work reviewed for sound reasoning and accuracy
Accountabilities in this role
Implement and ensure maintenance of Company and facility-specific EHS management systems, policies, programs, and procedures
Provide guidance and counsel facility management on a broad range of EH&S issues while providing technical support on regulatory requirements, permitting, recordkeeping, reporting, etc.
Serve as a member of, and technical advisor to, the facility EH&S Steering Group and subcommittees
Review all proposed facility process, layout, and equipment changes; make necessary recommendations to facility management to minimize adverse EH&S impacts
Develop annual training plans and oversee or conduct employee EH&S training according to this schedule.
Serve as main contact/liaison between facility and regulatory agencies
Participate in investigation of all injuries, illnesses and environmental releases; ensure appropriate corrective actions are completed and documented in a timely manner
Lead facility staff in completion of facility EH&S risk assessment addressing all media/concerns (air, water, waste, industrial hygiene, safety, ergonomics, fire protection). Develop, implement, and oversee action plans to eliminate hazards and minimize risks
Manage the facility's workers' compensation program to minimize claims and control costs
Conduct inspections and audits as needed to measure effectiveness and implementation of facility EH&S programs
Partner with departmental leaders to ensure full understanding of applicable EHS requirements.
Bachelor’s in related field, or equivalent work experience, required
2 years of experience in related field, preferred
EHS-related certification (CSP, ASP, etc.), preferred
8 days 18 hours ago
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Headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE: CAH) is a $103 billion health care services company that improves the cost-effectiveness of health care. As the business behind health care, Cardinal Health helps pharmacies, hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, clinical laboratories and physician offices focus on patient care while reducing costs, enhancing efficiency and improving quality.
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