Lead EHS Specialist

Hangzhou, Zhejiang
03 Oct 2016
08 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
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)


• 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.