Environmental Health and Safety Specialist - Stillwater, United States - USA 2021-072

Job Title

Environmental Health and Safety Specialist

Job Facts

Organizational Area
USA and Canada
Country / State
United States
Place of work
Stillwater
Home/Office based
Office based

Professional Family: 

  • Operations
Reporting To
Manager

Kind of contract

Full Time / Part Time
Full Time
Permanent / Temporary
Permanent
Job ID
USA 2021-072

Job Scope

Your Mission

For over 40 years, DiaSorin has been on a mission on five continents to develop, produce and commercialize diagnostic tests for a wide range of clinical areas. Our tests are designed for hospitals and private testing laboratories, in the markets of immunodiagnostics and molecular diagnostics.

We believe in a respectful and supportive workplace that attracts and celebrates the uniqueness of a diverse workforce that represents our community and customers.

Main Responsibilities

Your Contributions

We are looking for an EHS Specialist who has a passion for implementing policies and procedures for protection of employees and the environment. Your ability to identify and develop procedures to eliminate hazards and personal injury risk will keep people safe as they utilize the diagnostic tests that will impact patient’s lives.

What will you do?
-Develop, implement & assure compliance for chemical, biological & general safety policies and procedures that result in protection of employees and the environment.
-Assist with OSHA Occupational Illness and Injury program and the DiaSorin Safety Committee
-You get energized planning, organizing and managing projects with moderate supervision
-Participate and assist in leading training processes that inform employees of EHS requirements, safety procedures and policies, and are effective in improving safety understanding.
-Confidence, attentiveness and good problem solving skills are key as you determine essential versus non-essential variable
-Demonstrate proficiency in EHS leadership competencies that foster open communication
-You thrive working in an amazing environment with a diverse population that you

Qualifications Experience Personal Strengths Mobility

You
Education
Bachelor’s Degree
Specialization
Environmental, Occupational Health, Safety Management or related field
Experience

What will you bring to the table?

-B.S. in environmental, occupational health, safety management or other related field, or 6+ years related experience working with chemical and biological materials in a manufacturing or laboratory setting.
-Good understanding of environmental, occupational health and safety regulations at local, state and federal levels (OSHA, EPA, DOT/IATA), and able to apply these regulatory requirements and good practices within a manufacturing/laboratory setting
-Proficient with MS Word, PPT, and Excel, database applications and familiarity with Google Suite
-Good verbal communication and problem solving skills
-Ability to work with diverse employee population and all levels
-Ability to manage projects with little supervision, including good planning, time management and organizational skills
-Advanced mathematical and calculation Skills, writing and documentation skills
-Preferred applicable safety certifications and trainings (IATA/DGR, HAZWOPER, ASP, CSP, CHMM, CHMP, etc.)
-Preferred prior experience with international company correspondence and communication regarding safety regulations and implementation (EU, CLP)

Technical Competencies

OSHA
Safety Regulations

Skills

EHS requirements

Languages
English
Travel Availability
NA
Relocation Availability
NA
Training Required

YES

Benefits

We Offer You

Receive a competitive salary and benefits package as you grow your career at DiaSorin. Join our team and discover how your work can impact the lives of people all over the world.

Others Information as per Local Legal Requirements

We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply.

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

DiaSorin Inc and DiaSorin Molecular LLC are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. Equal Employment Opportunity

Posters: https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters.

If you’d like to view a copy of the company’s affirmative action plan or policy statement, please email: hrtalent@diasorin.com. If you have a disability and you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an online application, please e-mail: hrtalent@diasorin.com or call toll-free 1.800.328.1482.