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EH&S Senior Program ManagerGilead
Gilead Sciences, Inc.

Ref. Number: 34994
Location: United States - California - Foster City
Functional Area: Facilities/EH&S
Position Type: Regular
Working Hours: Full Time

Specific Responsibilities
We have an exciting opportunity in the EH&S department. We are looking to build a world class EH&S team here in Gilead. You will be working with a highly motivated and cross functional team to build a proactive Safety culture and execute exciting initiatives. The role of the EH&S Senior Program Manager is to conduct and manage various programs and activities in EH&S Department. We are looking for a self-starter with superior analysis and problem solving skills ranging from simple to complex situations. This individual is expected to explain information and influence others in order to secure successful implementation of EH&S programs and directives as assigned.

Essential Duties and Job Functions
The EH&S Senior Program Manager will proactively work with EH&S opportunities and act as an agent of change while working effectively. Basic essential duties include:

Leadership Experience
• Direct experience on strategy setting by understanding the desired future while connecting it to the present and building commitment and optimism
• Experience with setting goals for a department that unites people and focus energy
• Direct experience on leading by example and ability to secure resources under challenging circumstances

Industrial Hygiene
• Annual and periodic exposure monitoring development and execution in complex setting
• Manage EH&S programs as required, including industrial hygiene related programs
• Develops, implements and maintains comprehensive IH management systems and skills as an IH subject matter expert with demonstrated achievements in planning and managing projects
 
Result oriented
• Develop, innovate and execute SMART goals
• Align Company goals with department specific while effectively influence others without direct formal authority
• Set goals and leading indicators to demonstrate efficiency and effectiveness of related activities, in addition to providing interpretative guidance regarding exposure monitoring results and recommending appropriate controls
• Deliver agreed upon results ahead of schedule by effectively overcome barriers and potential challenges

Knowledge, Experience and Skills
• Identify and mitigate hazards
• Develop, assess, oversee risk assessment program for new and existing processes
• Develop, enhance Leading and Lagging Indicators
• Improve and enhance processes and customer service
• Industrial Hygiene monitoring and annual exposure strategy, potent compounds/API, indoor air quality, asbestos and lead
• Ergonomics
• Ensure compliance
• Represent EH&S in multiple technical programs or serve as a representative of
• EH&S Management during regulatory visits
• Culture Change / Behavior Based Safety
• Manage risk assessment program for new and existing processes
• Develop and conduct EH&S training as assigned/appropriate
• Prepare, revise and implement SOPs, Work Instructions, and compliance plans
• Conduct incident investigations and tracking the completion of associated corrective actions
• Review engineering projects and provide input
• Enhance auditing program and conduct site-wide building inspections, including escorting regulatory agency personnel, preparing findings memos and developing and implementing corrective and preventive actions
• Present findings and recommendations to management while ensuring buy-ins on action plans
• Manage multiple projects of significant complexity and risk
• Exercise judgment to determine appropriate action
• Provide solutions to significantly complex problems
• Operate successfully with little instruction on routine work
• Work proactively with all EH&S team members to ensure that all EH&S Program and project goals are met
• Represent EH&S in multiple technical programs or serve as a representative of
• EH&S Management during regulatory visits
• Demonstrate a high degree of commitment
• Influence change in a complex environment
• Work across professional boundaries to develop solutions
• Demonstrate competent negotiation skills when dealing with challenging situations
 
Knowledge, Experience and Skills Required
• B.S. in basic (Physical and/or Life) science or engineering
• Certification such as CSP, CHMM, CIH
• Minimum 10 years of experience in EH&S and industry
• Knowledge with CAL-OSHA, CAL-EPA, DOT, NFPA, and PSM
• Excellent written and oral communication skills
 
Knowledge, Experience and Skills Preferred
• Master degree in EH&S
• Experience in Emergency Response
• Experience in LOTO, Confined Space, Contractor Safety, etc.
• Experience with implementation/execution of ISO related standards and Process
• Safety Management

Apply now at http://apptrkr.com/964860.

As an equal opportunity employer, Gilead Sciences Inc. is committed to a diverse workforce. Employment decisions regarding recruitment and selection will be made without discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, genetic information or characteristic, gender identity and expression, veteran status, or other non-job related characteristics or other prohibited grounds specified in applicable federal, state and local laws.


Senior Specialist - EH&SGilead
Gilead Sciences, Inc.

Ref. Number: 34995
Location: United States - California - Foster City
Functional Area: Facilities/EH&S
Position Type: Regular
Working Hours: Full Time

Specific Responsibilities
Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based biopharmaceutical company founded in 1987. Together we deliver life-saving therapies to patients in need. With the commitment and drive you bring to the workplace  every day, you will be part of a team that is changing the world and helping millions of people live healthier, more fulfilling lives. Our worldwide staff is a close community where you can see the tangible results of your contributions, where every individual matters, and everyone has a chance to enhance their skills through ongoing development. Our scientific focus has resulted in marketed products that are benefiting hundreds of thousands of people, a pipeline of late-stage drug candidates, and unmatched patient access programs to ensure medications are available to those who could otherwise not afford them. By joining Gilead, you will further our mission to address unmet medical needs and improve life by advancing the care of patients with life-threatening diseases.

We have an exciting opportunity in the EH&S department. We are looking to build a world class EH&S team here in Gilead. You will be working with a highly motivated and cross functional team to build a proactive Safety culture and execute exciting initiatives. The role of the EH&S Senior Specialist is to conduct and coordinate various programs and activities in EH&S Department. We are looking for analysis and problem solving skills ranging from straightforward, moderate to complex situations. The Specialist explains information and influences his/her peers and manager to ensure successful implementation of EH&S programs and directives.

Essential Duties and Job Functions
The EH&S Senior Specialist will proactively work with EH&S opportunities and act as
an agent of change while working effectively. Basic essential duties include:
 
Identify and minimize hazards
• Experience with implementing Job Hazard Analysis
• Conducting EH&S inspection and Audits
• Experience in Bio-Pharmaceutical in working with cross functional teams to address opportunities in laboratory and pilot plant setting
 
Customer Service
• Provide responsive customer service when needed in the form of technical support, training, program development and EH&S program implementation
• Present findings and recommendations to management while ensuring buy-ins on action plans
• Effective and timely response to customers related to IAQ, Ergonomics,
• PPE or other relevant EH&S needs
 
Ensure compliance
• Experience working with regulatory agencies in addressing routine visits
• Expertise in implementation of ISO and/or OHSAS 18001
• Qualification and direct experience with Radiation and Laser Safety

Knowledge, Experience and Skills
• Respiratory protection
• Lock Out / Tag Out
• Root Cause analysis
• Emergency Response / HAZMAT
• Power Industrial trucks / cranes/hoists, etc.
• Develop and conduct EH&S training as assigned/appropriate
• Conduct incident investigations and tracking the completion of associated corrective actions
• Conduct site-wide building inspections and audits, including escorting regulatory agency personnel, preparing findings memos and developing and implementing corrective and preventive actions
• Manage multiple projects of significant complexity and risk
• Adhere to project scope-of-work, budget and schedule
• Exercise judgment to determine appropriate action
• Provide solutions to significantly complex problems
• Operate successfully with little instruction on routine work
• Work proactively with all EH&S team members to ensure that all EH&S Program and project goals are met
• Demonstrate a high degree of commitment
• Influence change in a complex environment
• Work across professional boundaries to develop solutions
• Demonstrate competent negotiation skills when dealing with challenging situations
 
Knowledge, Experience and Skills Required
• B.S. in basic (Physical and/or Life) science or engineering
• 6 years of experience in EH&S and/or industry
 
Knowledge, Experience and Skills Preferred
• Certification such as CIH, CSP
• Experience in Emergency Response
• Excellent written and oral communication skills.
• Radiation / Laser Safety

Apply now at http://apptrkr.com/964804.As an equal opportunity employer, Gilead Sciences Inc. is committed to a diverse workforce. Employment decisions regarding recruitment and selection will be made without discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, genetic information or characteristic, gender identity and expression, veteran status, or other non-job related characteristics or other prohibited grounds specified in applicable federal, state and local laws. 


SAFETY ADMINISTRATOR city of anaheim
City of Anaheim, CA
 
SALARY: $86,117 - $118,411 annually

The City of Anaheim seeks a Safety Administrator to oversee the administration of the Public Utilities Department Safety program ensuring regulatory compliance with all government regulations, preventing employee injury, identifying safety improvement opportunities, to reduce liability; maintain an accident-free work place; coordinate activities of the City-wide Safety program; and provide staff assistance to the Chief Risk Officer and City Safety Manager.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Five years of increasingly responsible experience in the administration of a Utility specific safety and loss prevention program including experience with safety requirements; a Bachelor's degree with major course work in industrial safety, industrial hygiene, business administration or a related field. See job posting for complete list of qualifications.
 
This recruitment will be open on a continuous basis with a first review date of Monday, March 6th 2017. To be considered, you must apply through our website
 
www.anaheim.net/jobs



Sr Environmental Health and Safety Specialist
Sunnyvale, CA
$80,000-90,000

For full position details, please visit our career page at by clicking this link SR EHS Specialist 


ENVIRONMENTAL/OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY SPECIALISTOmniTrans
$5161 – $7180 PER MONTH PLUS GREAT BENEFITS
Apply Immediately - Recruitment may be closed at any time without notice.

OMNITRANS, provider of public mass transit for the San Bernardino Valley in Southern California is seeking a highly skilled professional to join our award winning team. We are looking for an accomplished individual who can work effectively in a highly collaborative team setting and be a self-starter to perform specialized professional responsibilities related to the Agency’s occupational safety, health, and environmental compliance program.  This position also holds the responsibility for safety training and evaluation, control of hazards, emergency planning and response programs as well as occasionally assisting the Agency’s Ergonomic Evaluator/Specialist instructing participants in prevention of repetitive stress injuries, documents findings, and provides follow-up evaluations as necessary to increase participant's awareness and ownership of his/her work habits.

The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree (B.S.) in Environmental Science, Chemistry, Engineering, or related field is required and a minimum of five years of progressively responsible experience in an environmental and occupational health/safety industry managing specific regulations regarding air, water and soil, identifying problem areas and recommending solutions, inspecting workplaces for adherence to regulations on safety, health, and the environment. OSHA 30 hour in General Industry Certification, HazWoper 40 hour Certification, and DOT/RCRA Certification is highly desirable. Public Transit employment highly desirable. The Candidate must also have the knowledge of common industrial safety, health, and environmental practices; Cal/OSHA, NIOSI-1, SCAQMD, RCRA, SARA, and SEMS; California Code of Regulations Titles 8.13, 17, 19, 22, 23, 26, Uniform Fire Codes, Life Safety Codes, Uniform Building Codes, rules regulations, and procedures; public transit fleet operations, motor vehicle design and maintenance; federal, state, and local public transportation regulations.

For further information about this exciting career opportunity, please visit our website at http://www.omnitrans.org/about/jobs.asp  We are unable to accept resumes in lieu of a fully completed application but one may be attached.  Applications can be obtained at Omnitrans, 1700 W. 5th St., San Bernardino, CA 92411.
EEO/AA/VET

 



Health & Safety Coordinatortesoro

SUMMARY
Provides technical safety support for refinery.  Promotes safe working environment and ensures compliance with company safety procedures/policies and state/federal safety regulations. 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Compiles and monitors safety metrics to identify risk areas and trends and to facilitate continuous improvement in safety performance.  Formulates safety measures and plans to reduce potential adverse impacts.
  • Performs safety inspections.  Member of incident/near-miss/accident investigation team.  Identifies corrective actions to resolve safety hazards and eliminate risks of workplace injury.
  • Provides input into maintenance, projects and turnaround planning to ensure integration of safety issues and requirements into design specifications, schedules, bid packages.  Assesses equipment and work processes from safety perspective to identify areas of improvement.  Advises operations and craft teams on safety issues in pre-job planning and hazard control.  Reviews hot work, confined space and other permits.
  • Interprets applicable safety regulations.  Develops, reviews and revises refinery’s health and safety related policies, procedures and programs.  Develops and delivers safety training.
  • Promotes facility’s safety awareness program.   Serves as role model and champion for safety and safety compliance.
  • Participates in Management of Change (MOC), Process Hazard Analysis (PHA) and related reviews.

REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION 
• Minimum high school diploma or GED required.

EXPERIENCE
• Minimum 3 years operations and/or relevant safety experience in refining industry required.


Please apply by visiting the below link:

https://career4.successfactors.com/sfcareer/jobreqcareer?jobId=50081&company=Tesoro&username=

or

you may also visit Tesoro’s careers site at www.tsocorp.com 
  


Chemical Safety OfficerCedars-Sinai
Los Angeles, CA
Cedars-Sinai

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center has established itself as one of the nation’s most respected healthcare leaders by elevating care to an art. After all, the same dedication, passion and technical skills that make for an extraordinary artist define the exceptional professionals who choose to establish their careers with us. If you are committed to practicing your craft at a higher level, we invite you to join us.

Summary:
Under general direction and as part of the EH&S team, the Chemical Safety Officer is responsible for the technical and operational aspects of the research and clinical laboratory chemical safety program and to ensure the safe and compliant use of chemicals in the hospital. Major focus areas include implementation of the Chemical Hygiene Plan, Laboratory Hazard Communication Program, Laboratory Injury and Illness Prevention and other elements of a quality laboratory environmental health and safety program to ensure compliance with applicable regulations and good lab safety practice.

Activities include but are not limited to laboratory inspections and follow-up, hazardous chemical and gas tank distribution and inventory, training, signage, and program documentation. This position also reviews research protocol to ensure the appropriate environment for the safe and proper use of chemicals associated with quality research.

Incumbent must be knowledgeable of chemicals, chemical interactions, chemical exposure control, storage, research laboratory practices, personal protective equipment, and laboratory ventilation. They must have experience and feel comfortable with research laboratory activities. They must also be able to effectively communicate verbally and in writing with a variety of researcher and support staff.

The successful candidate would have a pro-active, customer-focused, serious safety based approach to laboratory safety, and be able to follow through with safety recommendations to implementation. Must be able to perform in high activity and often rapidly changing situations.

This position supports the biological safety, radiation safety, industrial hygiene, hazardous waste and emergency response programs and staff in an all hazard approach environment. As part of the EH&S team, they also respond to unanticipated incidents on campus, including spills/releases, odors, and Code Red possible fire reports.

Completion or eligibility to complete the 24 hour Hazwoper course and the ability to use and wear respiratory protection devices such as respirators and SCBA's.

Educational Requirements:
-BS Degree in Industrial Hygiene with three (3) years progressive experience including successful completion of two years of chemistry, biology, physics, and electronics. MS preferred
-Three years’ experience handling hazardous and/or radioactive materials in a campus environment.
-Knowledge of chemical interactions and emergency procedures.
-OSHA 24 Hr. Hazmat Certification (preferred), or eligibility to obtain soon after hire
-Basic computer skills for data entry and report generation.
-Must be familiar with chemical and radiation detection instruments and monitoring equipment as well as self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) and respirators.
-Must be able to work with limited supervision and is authorized to make independent judgment within the scope of the delegated authority and actions.

Physical Requirements:
-Must have physical ability to lift for transport, packages and cylinders weighing up to fifty pounds.
-Must be able to pass fit testing and medical clearance for respirators and SCBA.
-Must have audio proficiency and be able to articulate clearly in English due to the need to quickly communicate complex instructions via radio or phone in emergency situations.

In addition to teaching and professional development opportunities, Cedars-Sinai offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. For more information or to apply, visit us online at:
https://www.cedars-sinaimedicalcenter.apply2jobs.com/  and reference req #: 26032.

EEO / AA / F / M / Veteran / Disabled


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