General Electric Lead Specialist 2 Operational EHS - Fixed Facilities in Clearwater, Florida

About Us:

Instrument Transformers, LLC (ITI) is a wholly owned affiliate of the General Electric Company. ITI designs and manufactures capacitors, LV & MV instrument transformers and related electrical equipment.

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Role Summary:

The EHS and Fixed Facilities Specialist reports to the EHS Leader and will be responsible for implementing, and maintaining environmental, health, and safety initiatives for the ITI affiliate business, which includes the Instrument Transformer and Capacitor product lines based in Clearwater, FL.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership and direction to the Clearwater FL facility on Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) issues

  • Work with Site EHS Leader to support key initiatives

  • Respond to and effectively address employee EHS concerns in a timely manner

  • Drive EHS framework and element owner’s engagement to maintain VPP status

  • Lead, organize, control and implement: Environmental, Health, Safety programs and action plans to reach a comprehensive management system and compliance with regulatory, ITI & GE Standards

  • Initiate and influence integration of EHS policies and practices into the business

  • Develop and maintain specific knowledge of applicable regulatory requirements that affect the business

  • Administer compliance tracking programs and record keeping systems

  • Have the ability to lead cross functional EHS teams to help drive focus area success

  • Assist in monitoring progress and improvement of management and site EHS action plans and metrics

  • Assist in the evaluation, planning and implementation of appropriate EHS program components to include education and training

  • Perform internal site audits and assist in implementing action plans to address gaps

  • Lead the implementation of strategic EHS programs, including programs to drive improvements in environmental management, industrial hygiene, ergonomics, crisis management, as well as programs to reduce work related incidents, injuries, and illnesses

  • Work closely with all functions of the business and at all levels to ensure a safety focused culture

Qualifications/Requirements:

Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 4 years of experience in Environmental Health & Safety). Minimum of 3 additional years of experience in Fixed Facilities.

Desired Characteristics:

Strong oral and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills. Ability to influence others and lead small teams. Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact. Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously. Effective problem identification and solution skills. Proven analytical and organizational ability.

Locations: United States; Florida; Clearwater

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.