Safety, Health, and Environmental Specialist Job
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Austin, TX 78725-2151, US
Job Description This is an exciting and challenging position for a motivated individual to join the Electronic Systems’ Safety, Health and Environment (SHE) function as a site SHE Advisor at our Austin TX facility. The SHE Advisor provides technical and advisory support on Safety, Health and Environment programs and matters. The Safety Health & Environment organization is a trusted business partner committed to supporting all employees in delivering a safe, healthy, and environmentally responsible workplace. SHE provides innovative solutions to reduce risk, resulting in quality products and services and on-time delivery to our customers. Primary duties, responsibilities, and requirements include:
Provide hands-on SHE support at the site, including evaluating risk, responding and addressing SHE concerns, and supporting leadership with continuous improvement activities.
Plan and implement procedures and programs in support of the SHE Management system, and ensure conformance to internal company requirements as well as ISO14001 and ISO45001 standards.
Ensure compliance to applicable Federal, State, and Local regulations and requirements.
Monitor site performance through inspections/audits and partners with leadership on appropriate action and follow-up.
Lead and participate in incident investigations including determination of root cause and corrective action plan.
Conduct risk and ergonomic assessments and recommend improvements.
Participate and/or chair committees in support of the overall SHE Management System.
Help maintain site SHE data and performance metrics, including maintaining online management systems and presentations to leadership.
Execute training, awareness and communication programs to provide employees with the information and skills needed for them to perform their roles and responsibilities.
Provide support to leadership as they encourage an inclusive environment that promotes safe behaviors and an overall positive culture.
Oversee the Industrial Hygiene Program, including monitoring, analyzing results, and ensuring proper controls and awareness.
Oversee the industrial/hazardous waste management program, including training, DOT paperwork and inspections.
Because of the need for consistent, in-person collaboration and/or the requirement to perform all work onsite due to the nature of this particular role, it will be performed full-time on site. This means work will be conducted on location at a BAE Systems facility 100% of the time.
Required Education, Experience, & Skills 4+ year(s) experience in Safety, Health, and Environment (SHE), with experience in EPA/OSHA compliance and ISO 14001/45001 conformance.
Strong interpersonal skills, with ability to operate and interact with all levels within an organization (from executives to staff).
Technical competence in Safety, Health and Environmental Regulations.
Team player and able to build and maintain both internal and external relationships.
Bachelor's Degree in Safety, Health and Environment, Emergency Management, Engineering, or related field.
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills CSP and/or CIH preferred.
About BAE Systems Electronic Systems BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it’s what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you’ll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems’ game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere – from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact – for our customers and the communities we serve. At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We’re laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.
Who We Are
You're used to protecting what matters most.
Our team has the privilege and the responsibility of knowing that the work we do really matters. Our work is vital to the armed forces personnel and major corporations who rely on us to protect, equip and support them where it counts; to the security and prosperity of the nations we serve; to our skilled and talented people; to the local communities where we are based; and to the wider community who invest in, supply and engage with us. At BAE Systems, everyone can make a difference.
We believe that a diverse workforce inspires creativity and drives innovation. We respect and value the huge variety of skills, abilities and perspectives that our people bring to our business. We celebrate our differences and aim to recruit and develop talent from all backgrounds, championing the strength that a truly inclusive and collaborative workplace gives to our company culture and performance.
Enjoy a flexible environment that values your work-life balance and helps you perform at your best.
On the job training, leadership programs, collaboration with leading experts – excellence is built into your career development whether you are just starting out as an apprentice or are an experienced professional.
We’re united by trust, camaraderie and a shared ambition to lead the world in our field. It helps that we’re nice people too.
See your contribution, making real change as breakthrough technology and intelligence solutions reshape the landscape for our customers.
What We Offer+ Warrior Integration Program (Est. 2008)
This program was created to assist in the employment, transition, education, and development of wounded warriors. Through mentoring, partnership, education, and leadership, we vow to serve our veterans in the same manner they served our country. WIP provides mission-centered work that gives wounded warriors the opportunity to contribute, providing a path for career progression.
Camo to Corporate underpins all of our military recruiting and veteran efforts. We participate in annual career workshops and partner with VA employment reps to identify opportunities for vets at BAE Systems. We’re also proud members of Joining Forces, the Veteran Jobs Mission and Hiring our Heroes - initiatives focused on helping vets and their spouses find meaningful careers.
Meet Our Veterans
All of my co-workers have been very helpful with my transition into the company and in my training as a Common Missile Warning Systems technician. The camaraderie of the other WIP employees has also been instrumental in my transition out of the Marine Corps.
Retired Cpl. J. Munoz
Operating Enduring Freedom