- Missoula, MT
Site Name: USA - Montana - Hamilton
Posted Date: Jan 25 2021
Are you energized by an opportunity to improve delivery of safety strategies and services across businesses, geographically and enterprise wide? IF so, this Environment, Health & Safety role could be an ideal opportunity to explore.
As an Environmental Specialist, you will be responsible for Developing, Implementing and Maintaining effective Environmental Management Program to reduce risk of environmental impact and ensure compliance with local and GSK requirements.
This role will provide YOU the opportunity to lead key activities to progress YOUR career, these responsibilities include some of the following...
Provide day-to-day direct support to regional environmental manager to ensure reports, audits, permits and other site functions are effectively completed to ensure full environmental compliance of the site(s).
- Promote, develop and audit site EHS management systems, author & update environmental SOPs as required, influence staff at all levels with the primary focus on environmental management.
- Assist with the development and implementation of forward thinking environmental, health and safety (EHS) improvement programs to deliver year on year reductions in environmental adverse events. Monitor and analyze environmental performance metrics and support continuous improvement projects to help the site achieve environmental and sustainability goals
- Manage environmental permits and reports of environmental performance data (internal and external). Liaise with external environmental regulators/ front external audits - EPA, MT DEQ, GSK and other accrediting/ legislative bodies.
- Provide timely, high quality EHS technical support to the Site. Offer expert environmental advice and guidance and assist in hazard identification, elimination and risk reduction in the areas of environmental management and sustainability.
- Undertake and encourage the development of suitable & sufficient Risk Assessments.
- Identify environmental training needs and seek to provide that training through in house resources or external consultancy. Create & deliver of environmental training packages, including legal requirements, to equip the site with the internal expertise needed to manage environmental performance in a sustainable manner going forward.
- Support the Site's Management of Change Program by providing input, reviewing, approving and recommending changes that have an EHS impact.
- Perform internal and external audits to assess compliance with legal and company requirements and to identify opportunities for improvements
- Collaborate with other departments to develop and support continuous improvement projects to reduce water and waste emissions
- Perform other duties to support the EHS team as required.
Why you? Basic Qualifications:
We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals:
- Bachelor's of Science in Biology, Environmental Science, Safety Engineering, other science-related fields
- Minimum of 3 years of experience as Environmental Specialist in industrial setting.
- Experience to recommend and implement controls and improvements.
If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus:
- Master's of Science in Environmental Science, Safety Engineering, other science-related fields.
- Demonstrated understanding of key regulatory requirements (e.g. DOT, EPA, Montana DEQ and applicable OSHA rules and regulations) and their specific application to a manufacturing and laboratory environment.
- Familiarity with pharmaceutical or other GMP manufacturing environment, a plus
- Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
- Computer skills primarily with Microsoft Office Suite and SAP
- Certifications: Certified Hazardous Materials Manager, CHMM, preferred
Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture.
These include Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity along with Courage, Accountability, Development, and Teamwork. As GSK focuses on our values and expectations and a culture of innovation, performance, and trust, the successful candidate will demonstrate the following capabilities:
- Operating at pace and agile decision-making - using evidence and applying judgement to balance pace, rigour and risk.
- Committed to delivering high quality results, overcoming challenges, focusing on what matters, execution.
- Continuously looking for opportunities to learn, build skills and share learning.
- Sustaining energy and well-being.
- Building strong relationships and collaboration, honest and open conversations.
- Budgeting and cost-consciousness.
*This is a job description to aide in the job posting, but does not include all job evaluation details.
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