Lead EHS Specialist

Recruiter
Location
Hangzhou, Zhejiang
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Oct 2016
Closes
08 Nov 2016
Ref
2733582
Sector
Oil and Gas
Category
Environmental
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
• Ensure implementation of EHS programs and procedures which are in line with GE corporate and local regulation requirements on Occupational health and safety management.
• Ensure the robust key EHS Framework elements ( like Fire Prevention/SRA/High Risk operations/Lockout Tagout/Contractor Safety) control systems in place effectively
• Drive EHS regulation compliance with china code
• Coordinate with production and engineering professionals on the introduction or modification and engineering process, track and report on conditions to site EHS manager.
• Lead and reinforce the regular supervisor scorecard review mechanism and provide related metrics at site safety committee
• Ensure all work required safety devices and PPEs are functionally in place.
• Ensure all site personnel are provided with adequate safety training with necessary certificates required by GE and local authorities.
• Coordinate Injury & Illness cases investigation and monitor programs for reduction of injury rate. Accident Reporting, Investigation and follow up.
• Drive inspections and housekeeping program, ensure findings identified, tracked and closed within business timeframe.
• Proactively provide support to project and EHS teams as a team player.
• Proactively lead and engaged in EHS improvement projects for major safety mitigation tasks (e.g , machine guarding, fall protection, lifting safety, noise control, fume exhaust collection, confine space entry controls)

Qualifications/Requirements

• Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Environmental or Occupational Safety and health field or equivalent EHS experience.
• 5+ years' experience in heavy manufacturing (welding, machining, heavy lifting)
• Good oral and written English skills
• Adequate dedicated time on the shop floor, ability to communicate with operators
• Demonstrated leadership skills to make and accelerate changes in safe manner and embrace positive safety culture
• Problem solving skills - able to lead team to determine root cause and develop practical solutions
• Willing to immediately stop production and/or any unsafe acts witnessed on site
• Openness in reporting issues and encouraging others to report

Desired Characteristics

Strong oral and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills. Ability to work independently. Strong problem solving skills.