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Environmental Health and Safety Technician (Entry-Senior Levels)

About the Department Site New Hampshire, located in West Lebanon, is where Novo Nordisk's life-saving treatments are brought to life. Our manufacturing facility produces a global supply of our hemophilia and growth hormone product lines, as well as our next generation of cutting-edge medications. What we offer you: Leading pay and annual performance bonus for all positions 32 Paid days off including vacation, sick days & company holidays Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance Guaranteed 8% 401K contribution plus individual company match option 8 weeks Paid Parental Leave Free access to Novo Nordisk-marketed pharmaceutical products At Novo Nordisk, you will find opportunities, resources and mentorship to grow and build your career. Are you ready to realize your potential? The Position This individual is responsible for the day-to-day waste handling and support of inspection readiness for all waste systems in the facility. Under general direction, support facility compliance with federal, state, and local environmental and occupational safety and health regulations. This position is Monday-Friday from 8:00am-5:00pm. Relationships Reports to: According to the organizational chart Number of subordinates with direct/indirect referral: n/a Essential Functions Collection, labeling, storage, and shipment of hazardous and non-hazardous waste streams under the direction of an onsite EHS professional Execute waste disposal and recycling programs within compliance while recommending ideas for reducing volume and costs Perform compliance inspections for Resource Conservation & Recovery Act (RCRA) accumulation areas and waste treatment Perform periodic inspections of emergency response systems and equipment Conduct Workplace Assessments and determine corrective actions to mitigate risks Issue Hot Work permits in accordance with site policies Investigate minor accidents or incidents under the direction of an onsite EHS professional Support continuous improvement of EHS programs, management systems, and compliance documentation Collect data for management/environmental reporting at the direction of supervisor Other duties as assigned Performs all job duties and responsibilities in a compliant and ethical manner and in accordance with all applicable healthcare laws, regulations and industry codes Incorporates the Novo Nordisk Way and 10 Essentials in all activities and interactions with others Physical Requirements 0-10% overnight travel required. The ability to climb, kneel, reach, and walk. The ability to push, pull, and lift. The ability to speak, listen, and understand verbal and written communication. Lifting up to 33lbs/15kg of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Visual acuity to perform close activities such as: reading, writing, and analyzing; and to determine the accuracy, neatness, and thoroughness of work assigned or to make general observations. The working environment includes a variety of physical conditions including: noise, inside and outside conditions including temperature changes; atmospheric conditions including: odors, fumes, and dust. Qualifications High School diploma or Associates Degree or equivalent with a minimum of three (3) years relevant experience or a Bachelors' Degree in a related field with zero (0) years' experience Demonstrated ability to communicate and manage time effectively Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment Able to take direction Quality mindset Experience with MS Office Suite Ability to read and understand documentation and standard operating procedures Understanding of cGMP requirements preferred Basic knowledge of OSHA regulations preferred Able to obtain and maintain First Aid/CPR, Hazardous Materials Training (DoT), New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NH DES) Hazardous Waste Coordinator (HWC), and HAZWOPER certifications We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. At Novo Nordisk we recognize that it is no longer good enough to aspire to be the best company in the world. We need to aspire to be the best company for the world and we know that this is only possible with talented employees with diverse perspectives, backgrounds and cultures. We are therefore committed to creating an inclusive culture that celebrates the diversity of our employees, the patients we serve and communities we operate in. Together, we're life changing. Novo Nordisk is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by local, state or federal laws, rules or regulations. Novo Nordisk requires all new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to the first date of employment. As required by applicable law, Novo Nordisk will consider requests for reasonable accommodation. If you are interested in applying to Novo Nordisk and need special assistance or an accommodation to apply, please call us at 1-855-411-5290. This contact is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.
Salary: . Date posted: 09/14/2022

Environmental Health and Safety Technician (Entry-Senior Levels)

Lebanon, NH
Full time

Published on 10 Nov 2022

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