Thermo Fisher Scientific Environmental Health & Safety Specialist in Cincinnati, Ohio
Environmental Health and Safety Specialist
Location: Cincinnati, OH
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To oversee multiple health, safety and environmentally impactful programs ran on-site regarding pharmaceutical manufacturing. Ensures compliance with regulatory agencies, EHS corporate initiatives, and site requirements for multiple ongoing Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) programs and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).
Implements, improves, and manages procedures and practices for the following EHS Department programs: Waste Management, Wastewater, Department of Transportation (DOT) related to hazardous waste shipping and Powered Industrial Trucks.
Coordinates training and is the site subject matter expert for questions about, and compliance with, all assigned EHS Department programs.
Manages EHS Department purchase orders and assists with department’s operating budget.
Leads or assists with investigations of environmental health and safety related events and incidents concerning any impacts on human health, safety, and/or the environment.
Calibrates Environmental Health and Safety Department instruments related to measuring and monitoring activities.
Provides technical support to other Environment, Health, and Safety Department team members at the site and corporate level.
Manages Hazardous Waste Program and supporting vendors/contractors. Schedules hazardous waste pickups and shipments. Recognizes and properly addresses special disposal requirements for DEA regulated wastes.
Manages EHS Department purchase orders and chargebacks to other departments.
Owns and updates EHS Department Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) assigned to this position. Also assists with reviewing and updating other EHS department SOPs.
Will co-lead the ISO 14001 Environmental Management System. Responsibilities include initial site certification, employee training, and all requirements for maintaining certification and recertification every three years.
Oversees the site’s Control of Hazardous Energy (Lockout/Tagout) Program. Coordinates with all departments to ensure compliance with the OSHA Standard and site specific SOP.
Assist site Industrial Hygienist with Respiratory Protection Program including employee training and respirator fit-testing.
Eager to learn and take on additional EHS Department responsibilities.
Bachelor of Science (BS) in Occupational Safety and Health .
3-5 years of work experience in the Occupational Safety and Environmental Health field is required. Preferably from a manufacturing setting.
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