Sr. Safety, Health & Environment Specialist

in Hill AFB, UT

Sr. Safety, Health & Environment Specialist Job

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    Hill AFB, UT 84056, US

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Job Description This is an exciting and challenging position for a motivated individual to join the Intelligence & Security (I&S) Sector as a Senior Safety, Health, & Environment(SHE) Specialist. This will be a multi-faceted role providing SHE and Business Continuity Management (BCM) support (in terms of Emergency Planning / Management), for multiple Business Units / locations across various states that are primarily office. The Senior SHE Specialist will assist in leading the efforts of implementing BAE's Safety Management System's Framework for low risk / office locations. The incumbent will collaborate with the I&S SHE Team and site leadership / points-of-contact to provide technical and professional SHE / BCM support to BAE Systems managers and employees to improve the safety and health of our employees, ensure environmental risks are mitigated, and compliance with applicable local, state, and federal regulations. This position will be located at Hill AFB, UT (with remote opportunities for qualified candidates).
Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with management, staff, and hourly employees to promote the development of a safety, health, and environmental culture that exhibits the behaviors and processes outlined in the BAE Systems SHE management systems
  • Lead and execute incident investigations with line management and various levels of professionals and skilled workers within the organization.
  • Perform a team approach to Root Cause Analysis, utilizing defined methodologies to identify causes and preventive measures
  • Inspect facilities in order to identify and correct potential hazards
  • Assist with the on-going development and management of the SHE Management System. Prepare and update procedures and work instructions
  • Conduct or direct testing of air quality, noise, and temperature levels to verify compliance with health and safety regulations
  • Confer with health professionals to assess health risks and develop ways to manage health issues related to occupational exposures.
  • Ability to execute required company and regulatory training to management staff and employees
  • Assist with interaction with Federal, State, and Local regulators during inspections
  • Collaborate with Workers' Compensation Third Party Administrators (TPA's) to ensure proper case management
  • Other duties required to fulfill Company and regulatory SHE requirements
  • Exact duties will be determined based on the experience of the candidate selected

Required Education, Experience, & Skills

  • Bachelor's degree in Environmental Mgmt, Safety, Business or equivalent field.
  • Thorough knowledge of EHS regulations and modern EHS management principles
  • Communicate complex information effectively with employees and all levels of site management (written and verbal).
  • Ability to work in a team environment and take initiative individually
  • Manage time efficiently with little supervision
  • Exceptional organizational skills and ability to prepare and present survey analyses to all employee groups.
  • Experience facilitating meetings and working groups
  • Ability to coach/consult with line management at all levels relative to building a culture and processes that lead to excellent SHE performance
  • Possess basic knowledge of Management Systems / ISO requirements
  • Experienced / well versed with Microsoft suite of programs (specifically Excel)

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills

  • 4 or more years of Safety Health and Environmental experience
  • OHST / GSP / ASP / CSP / ABCP / CBCP certification preferred

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security 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.

Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do—from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:
At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.

Additional Information

Who We Are

You're used to protecting what matters most.

Throughout your career in the military, you've been dedicated to improving security, defending freedom and making the world a safer place. Now you can continue that commitment through cyber operations, intelligence analysis, and building combat vehicles and electronic systems. We’re proud to provide solutions and services that advance the strength and security of America and our allies – and we’re honored to offer an environment where veterans and reservists can continue doing mission-centered work. In all that we do, we are guided by our company values – trusted, innovative and bold – understanding that it’s not just what we do, but how we do it that underpins our success.
+ The Organization

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.

+ The Culture

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.

+ The Work

Enjoy a flexible environment that values your work-life balance and helps you perform at your best.

+ The Opportunity

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.

+ The People

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.

+ The Reward

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 (Est. 2013)

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.

Perks & Benefits

  • Veterans Support Network
    Veterans Support Network +-

    The mission of the Veterans Support Network is to help connect former service members, active duty members, reservists and those who are supportive of the Armed Services.

  • Health & Wellness
    Health & Wellness +-

    We offer medical plans that take great care of you and your family’s health and well-being. These include medical plans, prescription drugs, dental and vision, along with incentive programs and health saving and spending accounts.

  • Time Away From Work
    Time Away From Work +-

    Paid Time Off (PTO) provides you with paid time away from work that you can use for vacation, personal time, personal illness, or to care for dependents. You can accumulate up to a maximum of 400 PTO hours.

  • Military Leave
    Military Leave +-

    Full-time and part-time employees who serve in the military reserves are eligible to take paid and unpaid leaves of absence to perform military duty.

  • Employee Assistance Program
    Employee Assistance Program +-

    The EAP offers confidential support to manage personal issues, such as stress, family issues, and substance abuse.

  • Employee Discount Programs
    Employee Discount Programs +-

    BAE Systems partners with Beneplace to offer exclusive discounts on a variety of products and services.

  • Tuition Reimbursement
    Tuition Reimbursement +-

    Lifelong employee learning is critical to both your personal growth and that of BAE Systems as a trusted, innovative, and bold organization. That’s why we offer a tuition reimbursement program, so you can pursue advanced education to help further your career.

  • Adoption Assistance
    Adoption Assistance +-

    You can be reimbursed up to $4,000 for qualified adoption expenses through the Adoption Assistance program.

  • Financial Wellness
    Financial Wellness +-

    Plan for today, save for tomorrow. Our programs support your goals at every stage of life. These programs include 401(k) savings plans, life and accident insurance, disability coverage, home, auto, and pet insurance and legal planning.

Our Partners

G.I Jobs Hiring Our Heroes Veterans Job Mission Joining Forces Soldier for Life American Association of People with Disabilities

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