Regional EHS Specialist

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    Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex

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    £35000 - £425000 per annum

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    Luke Coleman-Evans

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    6 days ago

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Regional EHS Specialist, South East Region- Flexible location

What you will do

The EHS Specialist provides advice and help in Environmental Health and Safety matters to Operational Managers and other stakeholders, in order to comply with relevant legislation. He / She effectively implements the company safety management system and supports best practices. The candidate provides support to all lines of business including mobile engineering services and construction projects in a regional capacity. This position reports to the UK/I Regional EHS Manager and is based in the UK (South East/Central Region).

How you will do it

-Provide support for effectively assessing and controlling risk in the workplace. Identify gaps and provide solutions to ensure compliance is achieved.
-Create, maintain and enhance effective working relationships with Clients, Managers, Supervisors and Employee representatives and other key stakeholders
-Promote and support the continuous development of a positive EHS culture
-Monitor and measure compliance with legal standards and establish effective follow up procedures to ensure any weaknesses are quickly and reliably addressed
-Contribute to the proper drafting and effective communication of the Company's EHS and Quality policies
-Evaluate, develop, promote and support the establishment and maintenance of a comprehensive and effective EHS management system by contributing to the development of the system
-Identify EHS training and development needs, and act on them
-Assist in the solving of audit items contained in both internal, external and self-audit reports to ensure effective action is taken to solve these issues and concerns
-Manage a regional internal audit programme for the region and complete audits against plan. Support action item closure.
-Issue reports and work with local manages with regard to their EHS Data, identify trends and champion EHS Initiatives.
-Conduct site visits and assist with general support and problem solving.
-Participate in safety committee meetings and management meetings to ensure key points are discussed and that suitable action is taken on the matters raised
-Carry out detailed investigations of more serious incidents in the workplace and draft appropriate reports including determining the root cause or causes of the incident
-Liaise with enforcing authorities when issues are raised and deal with any follow up investigation or enforcement action to reduce or mitigate risk to the Company.
-Participate in Compliance forums to keep up to date with best practices and network with other professional Specialists to keep abreast of the latest innovations and developments in order to drive forward continuous improvement within the Company.
- Assess all contractors' processes and procedures to verify they meet the Company's expected EHS standards and that their performance is satisfactory measured against agreed targets.

What we look for

-GRADIOSH Minimum (CMIOSH preferred)
-Degree or equivalent in EHS management
-EHS experience in a large, multi-site organization, in implementing EHS Management Systems and supporting procedures
-Drive, enthusiasm and self-motivation
-Ability to prioritize and to work with fixed timescales
-Fluent in English

Who we are

At Johnson Controls, we're shaping the future to create a world that's safe, comfortable and sustainable. Our global team creates innovative, integrated solutions to make cities more connected, buildings more intelligent and vehicles more efficient. We are passionate about improving the way.