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Manager of Safety, Health, and Environment (SHE)

Company: BAE Systems
Location: Kingsport
Posted on: November 14, 2018

Job Description:

Job Description BAE Systems, one of the world's leading defense contractors and a stable Fortune 500 Company, is hiring a Safety, Health and Environment Manager at the Holston Army Ammunition Plant in Kingsport, TN, as part of its Ordnance Systems Inc. (OSI) business. The SHE Manager will provide strategic direction and leadership to four (4) critical business support groups within OSI-Holston. These groups include Safety, Environmental, Energy and Employee Wellness. These groups manage and have oversight for the various programs that: a) Ensure the safety of over -875 employees working in 24 hr/day, 7 day/week high-explosives manufacturing operation; b) Ensure the environmental protection of the 6,000+ acre HSAAP facility and its surrounding publics and maintain regulatory compliance with all of the major environmental legislation (CAA, CWA, RCRA-C, RCRA-D, TSCA, SARA, NEPA, others) which impact OSI-Holston operations; d) Ensure the integration of a comprehensive energy management system for the OSI - Holston; and, e) Ensure the integration of an OSI - Holston employee wellness program within the industrial occupational clinics at the facility. As evidenced by this listing, risk avoidance and mitigation, business continuity, environmental stewardship, energy management and conservation, and employee and public welfare are all key elements of this position. The SHE Manager will also interface with all regulatory agencies (State and Federal) as well as Department of Defense Headquarters (DoD HQ) contacts on regulatory issues on behalf of the business unit (OSI-Holston). BAE Systems helps protect those who protect us. At our R & D and manufacturing facility at the Holston Army Ammunition Plant in Kingsport, TN, we do this by developing safer explosives for our government and commercial customers. Holston AAP has provided high quality explosives for our soldiers since WWII and will continue to push the frontier of energetic material synthesis and manufacturing with your help. Learn more about this area of our business at ********************************** Education & Experience Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 10 years work experience or equivalent experienceRequired Skills and Education o Ability to successfully interface with all regulatory agencies (State and Federal) as well as DoD HQ contacts on regulatory issues on behalf of the business unit (OSI-Holston). o Demonstrated success leading improvements in Health, Safety and Environment in a manufacturing environment. o Excellent written and verbal communications skills (English). o Leadership experience. o Substantial experience with occupational hazard identification, related risk assessment, and determination of proper controls. o Demonstrated ability to establish and foster an environment that encourages initiative, creative thinking, collaborative action, and process improvement.o Able to cultivate a positive SHE culture to achieve world class performance.Preferred Skills and Education o Bachelors or Masters Degree in Safety or Environmental Sciences or related discipline o Certified Safety Professional (CSP) o Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) o Experience working in a chemical or explosives manufacturing environment o Process Safety Management experienceAbout BAE Systems Platforms & Services BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. Platforms & Services designs, develops, produces, supports, maintains, modernizes and upgrades armored combat vehicles, wheeled vehicles, naval guns, surface ship combatants, commercial vessels, missile launchers, artillery systems, military ordnance, and protective wear and armor. Equal Opportunity Employer: Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression Apply on Company Website Job ID: 39408BR For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more. BAE Systems BAE Systems is a global defence, aerospace and security company employing around 83,400 people worldwide. Our wide-ranging products and services cover air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology, and support services. We provide some of the world's most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions and employ a skilled workforce of some 83,400 people in over 40 countries. Working with customers and local partners, we develop, engineer, manufacture and support products and systems to deliver military capability, protect national security and people and keep critical information and infrastructure secure. Contact Info - Kingsport, TN 37660 View Company Profile Don't miss out on new jobs like this Get the latest jobs delivered to your inbox. Unsubscribe at any time. Create Job Alert Saving Your Job Alert Job Alert Created Well, this is embarrassing. We are having trouble saving your search. You can try again or come back at a later time. Maximum Email Alerts This email address has reached the maximum of 5 email alerts. To create a new alert, you will need to log into your email and unsubscribe from at least one.

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