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Environmental Health and Safety

EHS Professional II

Location Champaign, Illinois, United States of America / Morton, Illinois, United States of America / Lafayette, Indiana, United States of America / Corinth, Mississippi, United States of America / Seguin, Texas, United States of America / Victoria, Texas, United States of America
Date Posted
Contract Type Full time
Job Type Regular
Requisition ID R0000097165

Career Area:

Environmental Health and Safety

Job Description:

Your Work Shapes the World

At Caterpillar, we work to help our customers build a better world. Without our team of talented, bright and driven individuals, we wouldn’t be the Caterpillar we are today. Now, this is your chance to join our team and do work that matters. We want you to help us enable customer success, make progress possible around the world and help our communities grow and thrive. We are looking for a dynamic, organized self-starter to join our Product Support and Logistics Division as an Environmental Heath and Safety (EHS) Professional.  

The  Product Support and Logistics Division (PSLD)  is one of the most innovative divisions within Caterpillar. In PSLD, as within all of Caterpillar, our priority is our customers and helping them build a better world. We touch nearly every element of the services value stream from procurement to design and manufacturing to distribution. PSLD is responsible for Aftermarket Parts Distribution of Cat Parts, Integrated Logistics, segment Procurement and the design and manufacture of Wear & Maintenance Components, e.g., Steel Products (Undercarriage and GET) and Specialty Products (Seals, Tubes & Hardware, Hose & Couplings, Fluids and Filters). 

We’re  committed  to our customers, who build a better world with our products, services and solutions. We understand and show the value of why they should always choose us. We’re exploring new ideas and opportunities –  innovating  to discover the breakthroughs necessary for tomorrow’s growth.  

Through it all, we are  one team  – creating and delivering world-class components and solutions superior to the competition.  

Learn more about the  Caterpillar Experience  

Description

The primary focus of this position is to serve as an advisor and subject matter expert in Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) supporting the Integrated Logistics operations team, an organization of almost 3000 globally. This role will work with Integrated Logistics leaders and employees to continue to build a culture that is relentless in its pursuit of a Zero Injury Safety culture and achieving our sustainability goals.

Duties

  • Lead or support complex projects and assignments that support and enhance Integrated Logistics performance and compliance across their global footprint
  • Lead and support Integrated Logistics Safety and Sustainability strategy in line with PSLD and Corporate EHS Strategy goals
  • Build innovative EHS solutions for our teams to achieve Zero Injury, utilizing data analytics, metrics, cultural insights, and other data sources
  • Provide EHS guidance, direction and leadership for all EHS Essential element requirements, divisional playbooks and related safety cultural initiatives.
  • Provide counsel and leadership to operations leaders and associates on EHS issues
  • Analyze data and identify trends across the network to create strategies and action plans to mitigate risk.
  • Assures compliance with organization and government EHS standards
  • Performs EHS audits
  • Completes or reviews reports for submission to the EPA or OSHA
  • Provide guidance and counsel to facility EHS representatives on safety, sustainability and/or compliance topics
  • Work with different business units, suppliers, customers and/or other teams
  • Assist in EHS professional development for site EHS professionals and site leadership teams    
  • Evaluate products, processes, and equipment; keep up to date on new technologies or regulations
  • Communicate technical information to Leadership, team members, suppliers and other units; support and advise other EHS professionals, managers
  • Provide EHS program training to employees and leaders
  • Maintain keen understanding of internal and external customers’ needs

Basic Qualifications

  • 5+ years of EHS experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or Professional Certification in an appropriate scientific discipline

Top Candidates Will Also Have

  • Ability to perform complex assignments
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to utilize and develop data management systems
  • Self-starter with strong technical leadership skills
  • Ability to communicate technical information effectively with team members and others in the work group, as well as employees in other units, customers, and suppliers
  • Strong collaboration skills
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office 0365 suite and tools

Additional Information
The location for this position open to various work locations within the US: Morton IL, Champaign IL, Seguin TX, Victoria TX, Corinth MS, Lafayette IN
 

This position will travel 25-40% of the time.

Relocation assistance is available

Employee benefit details

Our goal at Caterpillar is for you to have a rewarding career. Our teams are critical to the success of our customers who build a better world.

Here you earn more than just an hourly wage, because we value your performance, we offer a total rewards package that provides day one benefits (medical, dental, vision, RX, and 401K) along with the potential of an annual bonus.

Additional benefits include paid vacation days and paid holidays (prorated based upon hire date).

Final details

Please frequently check the email associated with your application, including the junk/spam folder, as this is the primary correspondence method. If you wish to know the status of your application – please use the candidate log-in on our career website as it will reflect any updates to your status.

This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as H, L, TN, F, J, E, O. As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at www.Caterpillar .com/Careers.

For more information, visit caterpillar.com. To connect with us on social media, visit caterpillar.com/social-media

EEO/AA Employer.  All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

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