Senior Environment, Health, and Safety Specialist

Madison, Wisconsin
Manufacturing & Production
Job Type
US$ 78,000 - US$ 100,000 per year, $78k - 100k per year + none
Ref. Number
Claudine Baccheschi, Spherion
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Job Description

Join our biotechnology company in their search for a Senior Environment, Health, and Safety Specialist! This company offers on site state of the art gym use, locker rooms, a delicious cafeteria, and art work from around the world on every wall! If your skills and experience match, please send in your resume to us today!

JOB OBJECTIVE: Execute the activities of Environmental, Health, and Safety to ensure compliance with corporate objectives and applicable local, state and federal safety regulations. Develop, plan and implement environmental, health and safety programs across all facets of the business.

1. Serve as subject matter expert and provide technical support for stakeholder requests related to Environmental, Health, and Safety.

2. Interface and collaborate with internal and external stakeholders and customers in the development and implementation of new policies and compliance activities.

3. Implement and manage a comprehensive Environmental, Health, and Safety Management program modeled on the relevant ISO standards.

4. Develop and execute Environmental, Health and Safety programs and policies using a collaborative methodology to ensure a safe and healthful work environment.

5. Author and manage content of quality system standard operating procedures applicable to corporate Environmental Health and Safety.

6. Participate in risk management, property loss insurance, and fire department inspections. Review inspection reports and work with internal and external resources to correct deficiencies in a practical, cost effective and timely manner.

7. Engage outside vendors where necessary to assist with training, implementation, consultation for safety objectives outside the expertise of in-house Environmental, Health, and Safety resources.

8. Monitor and document performance of Environmental, Health and Safety programs to assure compliance to all requirements. Provide quarterly reporting of performance metrics to management.

Working hours: 1st shift


1. BS/MS degree in Occupational Safety or Industrial Hygiene with minimum of 8 years of Environmental, Health and Safety experience or BS/MS degree in Biological Science, Engineering, Environmental Sciences, or Chemistry with a minimum of 10 years of experience in Environmental Health and Safety Experience.

2. Demonstrated ability to develop and implement an Environmental, Health and Safety Management System that simultaneously meets business and regulatory requirements.

3. Ability to partner with all stakeholders to develop and implement workable business solutions to meet Environmental, Health and Safety corporate objectives.

4. Ability to communicate effectively (oral, written, formal and informal) with stakeholders at all levels within and outside the organization.

5. A Certified Safety Professional or Certified Industrial Hygienist Designation.

6. Must possess a valid driver's license.

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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