DePuy Synthes is recruiting for an Environmental, Health, Safety & Sustainability Specialist, located in Warsaw, Indiana.

DePuy Synthes, part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies, provides one of the most comprehensive orthopedics portfolios in the world. DePuy Synthes solutions, in specialties including joint reconstruction, trauma, craniomaxillofacial, spinal surgery and sports medicine, are designed to advance patient care while delivering clinical and economic value to health care systems worldwide. For more information, visit www.depuysynthes.com.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provides focused technical expertise to promote workplace and product safety by identifying and monitoring potential hazards to people or property.
  • Reviews and recommends content of health and safety policies and programs.
  • Provides content to emergency response plans and participates on emergency response team. Implements and provides training on health and safety policies and programs developed for site to assure that workplace conditions align with all local government and company requirements.
  • Implements internal audit process for the site.
  • Supports compliance audits, assists management in conducting risk assessments, and participates on health and safety teams.
  • Conducts hazard assessments, identifies root causes, recommends solutions to identified hazards, designs/implements solutions and/or supports design/implementation of solutions.
  • Reviews new regulations from outside agencies and new Johnson and Johnson worldwide environmental health and safety policies and procedures against current site programs and practices for gaps
  • Supports external audits and inspections by local government agencies.
  • Compliance with all environmental, safety and occupational health policies. (i.e., ISO14001, ISO45001)
  • Technical experience in diverse EHS areas including but not limited to air, water, hazardous and medical waste, machine safety, industrial hygiene and chemical handling is helpful.
  • Proven project management skills
  • Individual should have technical/working knowledge of Government regulations
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication (written & verbal), problem-solving, influence, planning, organizing, and time management skills. Superior teammate.
  • Classroom instructor skills are required.
  • Ability to develop individuals within an organization.
  • Completes all other responsibilities that may be assigned that are not listed above.
Qualifications
  • A Bachelor's degree in Environmental Health and Safety, Science or equivalent is required.
  • A minimum of 2 years of related EHS experience is required, experience in an FDA regulated environment preferred.
  • Experience in identifying, evaluating, and controlling EHS risks in the workplace.
  • Knowledge of machine, electrical safety, and contractor EHS, including machine guarding and Lock-Out/Tag-Out (LO/TO) programs.
  • Experience with Ergonomics, Industrial Hygiene, Radiation, Powered Industrial Vehicles, Lone Worker Programs and Transportation Safety is preferred.
  • EHS auditing experience is helpful.
  • Technical experience in diverse EHS areas including but not limited to machine safety design, contractor EHS, electrical safety, chemical handling, and environmental management is highly desirable.
  • Demonstrated project management skills.
  • Report generation and record keeping systems experience is preferred.
  • Knowledge of Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations are required while knowledge of United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) and Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations are preferred.
  • Knowledge of EHS management systems, including OHSAS 18001 and ISO 14001, preferred.
  • Standard hours are 800am-500pm, but may require off-shift hours, including weekends, as needed by business and for site related emergencies.
  • Proficiency in MS Office software programs including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint is required. J&J Worldwide EHS data reporting and tracking systems is preferred.
  • This position could require up to 10% travel both domestic and/or international.

At Johnson & Johnson, we're on a mission to change the trajectory of health for humanity. That starts by creating the world's healthiest workforce. Through cutting-edge programs and policies, we empower the physical, mental, emotional and financial health of our employees and the ones they love. As such, candidates offered employment must show proof of COVID-19 vaccination or secure an approved accommodation prior to the commencement of employment to support the well-being of our employees, their families and the communities in which we live and work.

Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

For more information on how we support the whole health of our employees throughout their wellness, career and life journey, please visit www.careers.jnj.com (http://www.careers.jnj.com).]

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