General Electric Environmental Health &Safety (EHS) Specialist in Seoul, South Korea
Job Description Summary
EHS Specialist will manage & lead functional efforts across Gas Power legal entities (Office, Projects & Services environment) in Korea. Primary responsibilities include compliance to GE Gas Power legal entities towards Local OSHA, SAPA, country, and local regulations.
while assisting Gas Power Pole EHS leader whenever required across Asia. Individual will be in Korea Seoul office but will require to travels within Asia to support EHS for both Projects & Services.
Adequate knowledge and experience in identifying key risks, applying KOSHA, SAPA & compliance to local country regulations as applied to office, Projects & Services environment
Provide leadership, guidance and direction to country and Site EHS personnel
Review Business/Regional EHS to execute policy/strategy/requirements & align it with local requirements.
Support and drive Zero Harm Culture by keeping focus on strategic and business vision.
Plan, Drive, Execute, Evaluate & review business & regional EHS priorities, framework, ISO, applicable processes, objectives & targets in Korea for Projects, Services.
Develop Project EHS Plan and any other required site-specific EHS document (e.g., environmental management Plan, Emergency Response Plan, Traffic Management Plan…) for new construction projects.
Manage EHS incident and injury reporting within specified local country EHS guidelines and conduct timely follow up investigations and close outs
Provide day-to-day EHS support for Projects & Services related to customer interaction, planning and job execution.
Engage, coordinate assist FieldCore & strengthen the program through audits, performance reviews.
Support Facility Team in Korea Office on applicable EHS requirements.
Deliver EHS trainings as and when required according to the local & gas power EHS training strategy.
Prepare periodic EHS reporting / KPIs and communicate it to relevant distribution list.
Propose solutions to address complicated challenges, processes by using technical experience and analytical thinking to arrive at decisions.
Engage & track front-line EHS people to resolve issues with customers and liaise with the regional Operations managers.
Bachelor’s Degree in safety, engineering, or related field (Preferably qualified under National Technical Qualification Act;)
A minimum of 5 years’ experience in Project/Services EHS execution.
Demonstrated professional experience in a Health and Safety position
Previous experience in construction and general industry environment
Experience with managing and conducting safety training
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Teams, Excel, Outlook, and Power Point
Ability to travel 50-85% (could change) a year
Demonstrated interpersonal relations and personnel management skills
Working knowledge in regulatory compliance, as well as all federal, state, and local agencies requirements
- Strong oral and written communication skills. Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems. Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs. Established project management skills.