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Medtronic Assoc EHS Specialist in Juncos, Puerto Rico

Assoc EHS Specialist


Juncos, Puerto Rico, United States

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Post Date:

6 days ago

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A Day in the Life

Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned.Develops, administers and implements environmental, health, and safety programs in accordance with governmental requirements.

  • Support manufacturing operation and EHSS team to foster in the compliance of EHSS Programs.

  • Training and orientation of new Hire, Contractor Safety and EHSS compliances training.

  • Enforce EHSS policies, regulations, and programs.

  • Support Audits, contractors and EHSS policies and standards.

  • Develop and implement programs as per regulatory authorities.

  • Recommending appropriate risk mitigation measures to management, including ergonomics.

  • Responding to and investigating events including injuries/illness near-misses, and hazard observations events.

  • Drive closure ofeffective corrective / preventive actions at EHSS Enablon System.

  • Depending on position location, may monitor pollution prevention activities, compliance, and auditing efforts.

  • Conducts studies and prepares environmental impact reports for new construction projects, plant processes and permit changes.

  • Reviews and analyzes environmental documentation issued by regulatory agencies; collaborates with regulatory agencies to determine corrective action plans.

  • Ensures appropriate corrective action is taken where environmental, health, and safety hazards exist.

  • Identifies and takes corrective action against activities that pose potential threats to workers health or safety, which may include recommending organizational measures to protect workers safety through revised methods, processes, or materials; inspecting workplace environments, equipment, and/or practices to ensure compliance with standards and regulations; and investigating and/or identifying causes regarding filed incidents.

  • Develop weekly, monthly, and quarterly reports related to EHS metrics.

  • Performance periodical inspections (internal/outside) to comply with EHSS requirements.

  • Verify calibration of regulated equipments to assure they are on compliance.

  • Provide general field and administrative support to contractors logistics.

  • Develop awareness bulletins, safety alerts and communications.

Must Have: Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors degree required

  • 0 years of experience required

Nice to Have

  • Critical and strong analytical/technical skills

  • Work frame availability (second/third shift and weekend special activities).

  • Injury and illness prevention oriented (Safety Culture).

  • Experience providing safety requirement training in accordance with OSHA regulations.

  • Experience developing and organizing EHSS education activities.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills, both oral and written.

  • Experience working well under deadliness.

  • Willing to accept changes.

  • Computer Skills: Word, Excel, Power Point

  • Able to work well with clients, to resolve issues, perform planning, and ensure satisfaction.

  • Bacchelor degree in science or related field

About Medtronic

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)

It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.