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46866BR
Location :
US - New Jersey - Fair Lawn
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Job Description

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.
When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

Based in Fair Lawn, NJ, this position will provide the Fair Lawn, NJ site safety leadership and handle the HazMat compliance leadership for the Fair Lawn and Bridgewater, NJ and Ward Hill, MA sites for Thermo Fisher Scientific’s Laboratory Chemicals Products group.

Responsibilities:

•Lead in ensuring compliance with chemical HazMat (DOT, IMDG, IATA) regulations and practices by Fair Lawn, Bridgewater and Ward Hill personnel, periodically auditing areas for compliance, developing action items to improve compliance in a continuous improvement effort, and providing interface for government agency inspections and corporate auditors.

•Manage the safety program for the Fair Lawn facility including:

◦Develop and lead existing safety initiatives, including Safety committee, Safety Gemba and inspection programs, and Ergonomics Team.
◦Refine/develop where needed procedures to support all aspects of chemical plant safety, ensuring compliance and providing needed technical guidance in Safety and Health areas.
◦Manage Workers Comp program and OSHA 300 logs.
◦Assist in incident investigation and conduct risk assessments to reduce accidents and risks, following corrective actions to completion.
◦Refine/develop where needed and implement training programs to meet all regulatory requirements and improve safety performance and driving excellence.
◦Use Lean tools and employ PPI (Practical Process Improvement) to help drive workplace safety.
◦Inspire a culture of safety involvement and engagement.
◦Maintain ESH metrics and provide reporting to the business units and Corporate Risk Management.

•Manage the site Emergency Plan and Emergency Response Team. Provide or make arrangements for First Aid, CPR/AED and HAZWOPER training for the Fair Lawn facility.
•Manage site security (in compliance with DHS requirements) for the Fair Lawn facility.
•Provide backup support to fellow regulatory staff members in other areas of regulatory compliance.

Qualifications:

•Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Safety and Health, Risk Management or related field. Advanced degree/professional certifications (CIH, CSP, CHMM, etc.) a plus.
•7+ years of technical and regulatory Health and Safety and/or Chemical Hazmat experience with an emphasis on chemical manufacturing and distribution.
•Experience working in a Union environment is a plus.
•Demonstrated ability to recognize, evaluate and recommend controls for workplace hazards.
•Effective leadership and interpersonal skills are needed to work with various parts of the business.
•Excellent PC skills with proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
•Ability to travel up to 25%

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At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 50,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today http://jobs.thermofisher.com.




Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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