Sr Environmental Health and Safety Specialist
Company: Abbott Laboratories
Posted on: November 15, 2021
Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more
fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing
technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading
businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices,
nutritionals, and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues
serve people in more than 160 countries.
For years, Abbott's medical device businesses have offered
technologies that are faster, more effective, and less invasive.
Whether it's glucose monitoring systems, innovative therapies for
treating heart disease, or products that help people with chronic
pain or movement disorders, our medical device technologies are
designed to help people live their lives better and healthier.
Every day, our technologies help more than 10,000 people have
healthier hearts, improve quality of life for thousands of people
living with chronic pain and movement disorders, and liberate more
than 500,000 people with diabetes from routine ---ngersticks.
Abbott Vascular provides innovative, minimally invasive and
cost-effective products for treatment of vascular disease. Our
extensive portfolio includes drug-eluting stents, bare metal
stents, guide wires, balloon dilatation catheters, imaging
catheters and software, vessel closure devices and peripheral
Our location in Temecula, CA, currently has an opportunity for a
Senior EHS Specialist, who, working with little or no supervision,
applies established EHS principles, practices, regulations and
internal standard, interacts with customers and is solutions minded
in planning, directing and completing EHS assignments.
WHAT YOU'LL DO
--- - - - - -Independently -plans -and -conducts -assigned
--- - - - - -Manages -multiple, -often -concurrent, -projects -and
--- - - - - -Facilitates -the -definition -of -a -project -scope
--- - - - - -Independently -performs -feasibility -studies -related
-to -project -alternatives;
--- - - - - -Develops -schedules -(with -metrics -if -required)
-and -seeks -concurrence -from -stakeholders;
--- - - - - -Responsible -for -achieving -the -project's -targets
--- - - - - -Maintains -project -scope, -cost -and -schedule;
-develops -EHS -strategy -and -executes -contingency, -if
--- - - - - -Applies -technical -knowledge/skills -to -EHS
-programs -and -systems.
--- - - - - -Anticipates -future -business/EHS -needs -and
-develops -new -skills -as -appropriate.
--- - - - - -Benchmarks -internally -and -externally.
--- - - - - -Independently -executes, -and/or -directs -others -in
-the -planning -and -execution -of -projects.
--- - - - - -Designs -and -leads -projects. -Reports -findings.
--- - - - - -Prepares -and -communicates -recommendations -and
-respective -action -plans.
--- - - - - -Presents -technical -information -in -an
-understandable -format -to -non-technical -audiences.
--- - - - - -Has -recognized -expertise -in -theories, -principles
-and -analytical -tools.
Problem -Solving -/ -Innovation:
--- - - - - -Produces -value -added -and -cost-effective
--- - - - - -Identifies, -analyzes -and -resolves -existing/new
--- - - - - -Integrates -EHS -solutions -across -the -business
-within -regulatory -constraints.
--- - - - - -Conducts -investigations -and -root -cause
--- - - - - -Provides -recommendations -as -appropriate.
--- - - - - -Develops -solutions -to -a -wide -range -of -complex
-problems -where -in-depth -analysis -is -required.
--- - - - - -Anticipates -future -trends, -obstacles -and -barriers
-as -they -relate -to -technical -expertise -and -develops
strategies -to -address.
--- - - - - -Mentors -others -by -sharing -technical -expertise
-and -providing -feedback -and -guidance.
--- - - - - -Interfaces -with -regulatory -agencies, -trade -groups
-and -peers -from -similar -organizations.
--- - - - - -Represents -the -company -in -external -meetings.
--- - - - - -Communicate -information -effectively -and -in -a
-timely -manner -with -team -members.
--- - - - - -Establishes -networks. -Is -a -good -listener -and
-open -to -suggestions; -shares -resources, -knowledge -and serves
-as -an -EHS -expert -in -cross-functional -projects.
--- - - - - -Builds -professional -relationships -with -colleagues,
-customers, -contractors, -and -vendors.
--- - - - - -Identifies -training -needs.
--- - - - - -Develops -amends -and -conducts -training.
--- - - - - -Prepares -and -delivers -presentations -intended -to
-motivate -or -persuade -others -to -adopt -a -specific
recommendation -or -course -of -action
--- - - - - -Supports -compliance -with -all -applicable
-regulations -and -internal -standards.
--- - - - - -Stays -current -on -changing -technical -requirements,
-regulations -and -standards.
--- - - - - -Identifies -potential -EHS -risks -and -consequences
-of -new -and -modified -processes/systems/regulations -and takes
--- - - - - -Ensures -timeliness -and -accuracy -of -required
--- - - - - -Is -able -to -identify -potential -EHS -consequences
-of -non-conformance -and -takes -appropriate -action.
--- - - - - -Represents -the -function -during -external
-regulatory -inspections -and -internal -audits.
--- - - - - -Analyzes -and -communicates -EHS -performance
--- - - - - -Responsible -for -achieving -or -contributing -towards
-EHS -targets. Additional -Responsibilities:
--- - - - - -Develops -and -maintains -procedures -and
--- - - - - -Completes -Requests -for -Capital -Expenditures
-(RCEs) -EHS -checklist, and -prepares -project -scope
--- - - - - -Provides -training.
--- - - - - -Represents -EHS -on -committees, -project -teams,
--- - - - - -Assists -in -the -resolution -of -EHS -problems, -and
-crisis -situations -requiring -fast, -astute -decisions -with
-rapid implementation -by -utilizing -technical -training -and
--- - - - - -Directs -the -efforts -and -development -of -others
-such -as -technicians -and -outside -resources. Provides
-mentoring -in -technical -and -organizational -areas.
Position Accountability / Scope
--- - - - - -Works -under -management -direction.
--- - - - - -Develops -approach -to -solutions.
--- - - - - -Work -is -reviewed -upon -completion -for -adequacy
-in -meeting -objectives.
--- - - - - -Identifies -and -quantifies -technical -risks -and
-their -consequences -and -recommends -appropriate -action.
--- - - - - -Provides -recommendations -to -achieve
--- - - - - -Drives -EHS -performance.
NO RELOCATION ASSISTANCE IS AVAILABLE FOR THIS POSITION.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU'LL BRING
Technical -or -Bachelor's -Degree -in -EHS, -engineering, -science,
-nursing -(Masters -Nursing -Degree required) -or -closely -related
-discipline -is -desired, -or -equivalent -technical -experience
-plus -demonstrated competence.
5+ -years -of -relevant experience.
Demonstrate -competencies -within -the -following; -Set -Vision -&
-Strategy, -Anticipate, -Innovate, -Build -and Deliver -Results
5+ -years -of -EHS -and/or -operational -experience is
A -postgraduate -education -/ -degree -are -desired, -and -may
-contribute -towards -the -desired -years of -experience.
Professional -certification(s) -desirable.
WHAT WE OFFER
At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great
career. We offer:
--- A fast-paced work environment where your safety is our
--- Production areas that are clean, well-lit and
--- Training and career development, with onboarding programs for
new employees and tuition assistance
--- Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives
and retirement plans
--- Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental,
vision, wellness and occupational health programs
--- Paid time off
--- 401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
--- The stability of a company with a record of strong financial
performance and history of being actively involved in local
Learn more about our benefits that add real value to your life to
help you live fully:
Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities
with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your
Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee
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