General Electric Senior EHS Technician in Oak Creek, Wisconsin
Job Description Summary
Performs diverse and complex assignments in support of GEHC Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) programs. Responsibilities include achieving business objectives by leveraging partnership with Purchased Services contractor to drive environmental compliance and maximize return on commodity recycling. Conducting EHS inspections, maintaining EHS recordkeeping systems, conducting or assisting with EHS employee site trainings, participating in other EHS program activities to ensure employee safety and regulatory compliance in the manufacturing environment.
GE Healthcare is a leading global medical technology and digital solutions innovator. Our mission is to improve lives in the moments that matter. Unlock your ambition, turn ideas into world-changing realities, and join an organization where every voice makes a difference, and every difference builds a healthier world.
Utilizing initiative, advance diagnostics, independent judgment, construct and assist in evaluating recycling material
Coordinate shipping and shipment verification/validation with downstream recycling partners and ensuring DOT & hazardous waste shipments regulations are met
Perform daily recycling audits, manage recycling database
Enter, analyze and trend recycling metrics for improvement opportunities
Own or actively participate in one or more Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Framework Element and Facilitate site specific training requirements
Interface with other departments in the execution of duties to ensure material is properly identified and disposed
Provide evaluation, feedback and leadership in the development of safe and compliant recycling processes
Drive cross-department process improvements focused on reducing material going to the landfill
Provide technical leadership by developing safe and compliant guidance for contractor team
Lead EHS projects/activities designed to eliminate hazards and improve overall safety of recycling and plant operations
Associates degree and 5 years technical experience, or a High School Diploma and 7 years’ experience.
Ability to draw accurate conclusions from material identification, and assist with corrections to the existing waste stream or process
Proficiency to understand and interpret basic written technical information
Proficiency with Microsoft Office programs
Demonstrated ability to work well with limited direction and information
Demonstrated ongoing effort to maintain knowledge of current technology
Ability to communicate using English (or local language)
Demonstrated technical leadership ability
Ability to meet customer site access requirements, including COVID-19 vaccination
Desired Characteristics :
- Bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing, Engineering or Technology related fields
Our total rewards are designed to unlock your ambition by giving you the boost and flexibility you need to turn your ideas into world-changing realities. Our salary and benefits are everything you’d expect from an organization with global strength and scale, and you’ll be surrounded by career opportunities in a culture that fosters care, collaboration and support.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.pdf) . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).
As a federal government contractor, GE requires U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless you receive an approved medical or religious accommodation. Proof of vaccination will be required.
Relocation Assistance Provided: No