Palm Bay, FL 32905
Job Title: EHS Engineer
Palm Bay, Florida
Responsible for the execution of Occupational Health & Safety (H&S) compliance across all Business Segment operations, manufacturing, and labs.
Responsible for developing, implementing, and sustaining:
H&S related policies and procedures to meet regulatory and best industry standards
Programs and goals to reduce the probability and severity of H&S incidents
Use of Gensuite (a software safety management system) in H&S Performance Management to meet targeted goals for incident reduction
Injury trending, broad reaching Root Cause/Corrective actions, Short and Long term action plans, and fostering ownership of these action plans ensuring success
Manage 3rd party contractors performing H&S functions.
Creates synergy with other Harris entities and contractors
Supports EHS Leadership to advise Business Segment Executive
Management on H&S compliance
Analyzes, reports and drives continuous improvement of H&S performance
based on the Gensuite management system
Contributes to the improvement of manufacturing processes, procedures,
Contributes to EHS Communication Plan
Supports consistent identity
Reviews H&S communication articles, blogs, safety alerts, and posters
Accountable for development and implementation of an effective internal
H&S related Lab Audit System
Coordinates responses, resolutions, and recommendations for H&S issues
Manages assignments, provides follow-up and closure in Gensuite EHS Concern Reports
Initiate and ensure that investigations of incidents, accidents, near misses and unsafe working conditions are conducted in a complete and timely
manner providing remedial actions to achieve effective incident prevention and avoidance of losses
Manages reporting, dispositions work relatedness, and case tracking in Gensuite Initial Injury Report and Gensuite I&I Case tools.
Manages corrective actions assignments in Gensuite Action Tracking Tool
Member of EHS Emergency Response Team – A Rapid response team designed to respond to emergency chemical spills, injuries, and incidents.
Manages focus programs personally, or through team:
Indoor Air Quality
Powered industrial trucks
Crane and sling
Industrial hygiene (chemical exposure and lab hygiene)
H&S training program
Job Safety Analysis program
BA/BS degree in an EH&S related field or the equivalent of 10 years of related work experience.
Maintenance of Top Secret security clearance
Preferred Additional Skills:
Detail oriented, Understands large organizational impacts as they relate to EHS program rollout, alteration, or initiation.
Excels in a fast paced, dynamic environment with an ability to adjust and change direction effectively to ensure success
Strong understanding of Federal, Local, and State Occupational Health and Safety regulations and how they are effectively applied in the workplace.
Excellent communication skills
This position requires the candidate to already possess, or be able to obtain, an active Top Secret security clearance and to maintain the clearance.
By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and
affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.
Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.
Website : http://harris.com/
Harris is an international communications and information technology company serving government and commercial markets in more than 125 countries. Headquartered in Melbourne, Florida, the company has approximately $5 billion of annual revenue and about 14,000 employees — including 6,000 engineers and scientists. Harris is dedicated to developing best-in-class assured.The Government Communications Systems segment develops, produces, integrates, and supports advanced communications and information systems that solve the mission-critical challenges of civilian, intelligence, and defense government customers. The company is headquartered in Melbourne, Florida.