Specialist, Environmental Health & Safety

Rochester, NY, USA
Oct 13, 2018
Nov 11, 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Other job types
Specialist, Environmental Health & Safety 10/10/18--EHSUSA - NY - Rochester




**Job ID:** **CS20180910-27961**


**Job Title - Specialist, Environmental Health & Safety**

**Job Location - Rochester, NY**

**Job Code - CS20180910-27961**

Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving customers' toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately $6 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into three business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems and Electronic Systems. Learn more at harris.com at https://www.harris.com/

**Job Description:**

Assist the EHS Manager with all company safety, health and environmental compliance efforts. This position has an emphasis on health and safety and the management of EHS programs, risk assessments, training, audits, ergonomics, environmental permitting, general regulatory compliance (local/state/federal) and hazardous waste management.

Responsibilities include consulting with departments to review proposed new equipment and processes, incident investigations, risk evaluation, chemical approvals, ergonomic assessments, waste evaluations, industrial hygiene monitoring and personal protective equipment evaluations at a minimum. Will coordinate Hazardous / Universal waste collections. Will focus on sustainability improvements.

The candidate will be asked create and implement risk reduction programs across the Rochester area. They must be able to assist with implementation of management initiatives while also proposing and implementing ideas of their own.


+ BS/BA degree in environment, safety or equivalent engineering/science degree with 3+ years of experience in an industrial setting or 7+ years of experience with an Associate's Degree or 11+ years of experience in an industrial setting with no degree.

+ Demonstrated participation in EHS processes including: OSHA, EPA and NYS DOH Regulations, Health and safety requirements

**Preferred Additional Skills:**

+ Ability to adapt and learn in a changing work environment.

+ Excellent communication and presentation skills both verbal and written.

+ Interpersonal skills

+ Ability to manage multiple priorities.

+ Strong attention to detail.

+ Ability to work in a team environment.

+ Demonstrated strong problem solving and analytical skills.

+ Ability to encourage and build culture of inclusion.

+ Demonstrated leadership skills

+ Ability to encourage and build a culture of inclusion

**_Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information._**

**_By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions._**

**_Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law._**

**_Candidates will support Environment, Health and Safety by fulfilling the Harris EHS Policy, complying with Harris EHS programs and applicable regulations, and striving for continual EHS improvement._**

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LocationUSA - NY - Rochester