Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist - Chatsworth, CA

Hubbell Incorporated

Location: California

Job Type: Not Specified

Posted


Position Overview

We are seeking an EHS Specialist for our Chatsworth, CA facility and to be part of a growing, dynamic, and diverse team during a time of transition.

As part of a recent acquisition, the Chatsworth facility is experiencing exciting change. The EHS Specialist will be responsible for implementing and maintaining all EHS Programs for the facility with the primary objective of eliminating workplace injuries and maintaining facility safety and compliance, including workers compensation cases management.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Implement and maintain written EHS programs for the facility.
  • Administer programs to reduce work-related injuries and accidents.
  • Track and report on leading and lagging safety metrics. Analyze data and work with plant supervision on ideas for improvement.
  • Complete Job Hazard Analyses (JHA's) and risk reduction activities in collaboration with the operations team.
  • Conduct incident investigations in partnership with operations to identify the root cause using tools such as the Cause-and-Effect matrix or the Five why’s technique.
  • Ensure compliance with Federal, State, and local EHS regulations and interact with these agencies as required.
  • Manage the worker compensation cases, engage with the assigned broker, clinic, and Human Resources, to ensure proper case management and develop proper reporting KPI’s
  • Implement and uphold internal company policies, guidelines, and best practices.
  • Develop and provide EHS training to employees as needed.
  • Lead permitting and regulatory compliance efforts.
  • Sponsor and provide guidance to the site's Safety Committee.
  • Coordinate activities with business unit and Corporate EHS managers.
  • Create and manage Chemical Safety programs and drive compliance with regulatory agencies Pand Hubbell-specific requirements.

Skills and Experience

  • Bilingual (Spanish/English) Preferred
  • Strong working knowledge of safety and environmental compliance.
  • Familiarity in dealing with local, state, and federal regulatory agencies.
  • Hands-on knowledge of Worker’s compensation process including recordability and reportability, and engaging with brokers and clinics
  • Strong working knowledge of chemical safety regulations and chemical safety compliance
  • Self-starter with a positive attitude and works well in teams.
  • Ability to influence others with positive, constructive communication.
  • Problem solver that will collaborate with other departments to develop mutually agreeable solutions.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite

Education

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Safety, Health, and Environmental discipline with 2-5 years EHS experience preferably in a manufacturing setting.

Posting Address

9140 Lurline Ave Chatsworth, CA 91311

Corporate Overview
Hubbell Incorporated was founded in 1888 and has grown into an international manufacturer of quality electrical, lighting and power solutions with more than 75 brands used and recognized around the world. Our founder, Harvey Hubbell, developed tooling and equipment to serve the growing demand for new assembly and manufacturing machinery during the industrial revolution. An early, and one of many patents awarded, came for the creation of the first practical method to control electricity through the pull chain socket that remains unchanged today. As a market leader in reliable, electrical solutions, we provide more than half a million products delivered through our various business groups. Hubbell is committed to continually innovating solutions that work, transforming old products with new ideas, and ensuring that we Energize, Enlighten and Empower the communities that support us.

Division Overview
Hubbell Power Systems (HPS) engages in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of products used by utilities. Today, HPS is deeply engaged in product solutions for OSP Communication utility purposes, and has been actively growing that segment of the business. HPS roots have historically been in high voltage transmission, distribution, substation, underground products used by electric utilities. HPS products are also used in the civil construction, transportation, gas and water industries.

At HPS, we build products that provide mission critical infrastructure and that deliver communications and power to millions of people worldwide. In our business, failure is not an option. Therefore, we manufacture products of uncompromising integrity and it starts with our quality policy. We hold our partners, our suppliers and ourselves to the highest standard to ensure we exceed all the technical and functional expectations of our customers.

Hubbell Incorporated engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of electrical and electronic products in the United States and internationally. It operates in three segments: Electrical, Power, and Industrial Technology.

Hubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class. The Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the LA Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance (FCIHO).

Thank you for your interest in a new career with our company. We look forward to hearing from you!
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