EHS Specialist

United States of America
Kansas
Wichita
Aerostructures
Exacta Aerospace
Environmental, Health, and Safety
Full Time
August 1 2020

  


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Precision Castparts Corp. (PCC) is a leading worldwide, diversified manufacturer of complex metal components and products. It serves the aerospace, power, and general industrial markets. PCC is the market leader in manufacturing large, complex structural investment castings, airfoil castings, and forged components used in jet aircraft engines and industrial gas turbines. The Company is also a leading producer of highly engineered, critical fasteners for aerospace and other general industrial markets, manufactures extruded seamless pipe, fittings, forgings, and clad products for power generation and oil & gas applications, and supplies metal alloys and other materials to the casting and forging industries. PCC is a high quality business with dominant positions in most segments of the markets in which it serves.

Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, this over 10 billion dollar company employs more than 29,500 people worldwide.  PCC has over 160 plants and has a presence in twenty-six states in the US and in over a dozen countries. PCC is relentless in its dedication to being a high-quality, low-cost and on-time producer; delivering the highest value to its customers and shareholders while continually pursuing strategic, profitable growth.

Effective early February 2016, Berkshire Hathaway, led by chairman and CEO Warren E. Buffet, acquired Precision Castparts Corp.

From high-speed milling machines to structural assemblies, Exacta Aerospace’s capabilities are wide-ranging to fit our customer needs.

Founded in 1978, Exacta offers a vast array of 3, 4 and 5 axis aluminum and hard-metal machines that produce parts ranging from those that will fit in the palm of your hand to ones that top out at 165 inches long.

Exacta can use its machine and fab detail components to produce complex, tight-tolerance assemblies ready for aircraft installation. With an ever-changing aerospace industry in which customers continually ask suppliers to integrate and innovate, Exacta is responding to the call.

Exacta Aerospace was acquired by Precision Castparts Corp. in July, 2013.

4200 W Harry St.
Wichita, KS 67209
The Environmental Health and Safety Specialist is responsible for implementing the organization’s Environmental, Health and Safety programs. 

 Regulate employees on compliance with Environmental, Safety and Health requirements.
•    Inspect machines and other equipment for accident preventing devices (Lockout, Tag out)
•    Audit and maintain acceptable levels of safety, emergency response and first aid equipment
•    Conduct assessments and implement provisions of disseminating information including but not limited to advice, signs, posters, barriers and performance measures to warn employees of potential or actual safety hazards and/or to prevent access to areas where hazardous conditions exist 
•    Perform audits throughout the manufacturing operations and work with Supervision to reduce the risk of employee injury 
•    Demonstrate continual focus on improvements and enhancements.
•    Develops, recommends and implements programs to assure compliance with all applicable local, state and federal environmental regulations including documentation, reporting, permits, manifests, training, and policy development
•    Develops and administers EH&S training and communication programs (i.e. HAZCOM, HAZMAT, etc.).
•    Interfaces with external agencies, plant, division and corporate contacts regarding various Environmental initiatives, programs and practices.
•    Extract and manipulate data from business systems for environmental reporting. Complete and submit periodic reports for air, storm water, waste water, hazardous waste, community right to know programs and other relevant media
•    Record and investigate all incidents of injury, work related illness or damage to property, partnering with the necessary parties to resolve any identified corrective actions to prevent reoccurrence and meet loss-reduction goals.
•    Coordinate, Plan and implement the actions and recommendations of the Safety Committee in accordance with Regulations and Company Policy.
•    Orchestrate monthly Safety Audits of the facility, equipment and personnel to ensure compliance with all Regulations and Company Policies and ensure a safe workplace, partnering with necessary parties to resolve any identified corrective actions.
•    Must perform other reasonable tasks as assigned by Supervision

 

Basic Qualifications:
•    Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science, Chemistry, Safety Engineering, or related technical field
•    Must be experienced in environmental inspection and audit processes
•    2+ years of experience in a large manufacturing environment. 
•    1 year of experience performing the duties of a Health and Safety Specialist focal in an industrial setting or the ability to demonstrate adequate knowledge of the applicable regulations, industrial risks and preventive actions
•    Have working knowledge of OSHA Regulations
•    The ability to train and otherwise influence the actions of others where health or safety issues are concerned
•    Experience working with regulatory agencies and external auditors. 
•    The ability to communicate clearly and concisely, orally and in writing

 

Required Skills:
•    Must have strong leadership skills
•    Must have demonstrated the effective utilization of skills in such areas as planning and organizing, decision-making, problem solving, communication, and administration
•    Ability to prioritize and complete multiple and diverse work assignments with minimal supervision and direction
•    Must possess excellent computer skills
•    Must possess ability to effectively work with all levels of the organization

 

  Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science, Chemistry, Safety Engineering, or related technical field

•    Must be experienced in environmental inspection and audit processes


•    2+ years of experience in a large manufacturing environment. 


•    1 year of experience performing the duties of a Health and Safety Specialist focal in an industrial setting or the ability to demonstrate adequate knowledge of the applicable regulations, industrial risks and preventive actions


•    Have working knowledge of OSHA Regulations


•    The ability to train and otherwise influence the actions of others where health or safety issues are concerned


•    Experience working with regulatory agencies and external auditors. 


•    The ability to communicate clearly and concisely, orally and in writing
Must have strong leadership skills

•    Must have demonstrated the effective utilization of skills in such areas as planning and organizing, decision-making, problem solving, communication, and administration


•    Ability to prioritize and complete multiple and diverse work assignments with minimal supervision and direction


•    Must possess excellent computer skills


•    Must possess ability to effectively work with all levels of the organization

This requisition is closed to applications.