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Environmental Health and Safety

EHS Professional (LPSD)

Location Griffin, Georgia, United States of America
Date Posted
Contract Type Full time
Job Type Regular
Requisition ID R0000159224

Career Area:

Environmental Health and Safety

Job Description:

Job Title: EHS Professional (LPSD)

  • Relocation assistance is available.
  • Position is located in Griffin, GA.
  • Occasional travel required (5-10% of the time as needed)

The Large Power Systems Division of Caterpillar in Griffin, GA is home to various warehouse and manufacturing operations. We are hiring for an EHS Professional that will serve as an experienced team member on Environmental, Health and/or Safety (EHS) projects and assignments that are complex in nature and that support and enhance Caterpillar facility performance and compliance. The major focus of this role is the technical delivery as the incumbent may work more directly with different units, suppliers, customers and/or other teams and begin enhancing general and business skills. 

Key skills that will be developed at this level are:

  • Data extraction/analysis
  • Failure analysis and problem solving
  • Application of simulation tools and methods
  • Practical application of theory and concepts

Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Accountable for contributing to the identification, analysis and resolution of needs and problems in a discipline for which the incumbent is beginning to build a reputation as an expert
  • Performs complex analysis work, identifies, and resolves problems. 
  • Must manage their own development, continuously learning through experience and staying abreast of technology and regulations. 
  • Decisions may significantly impact facility EHS performance, compliance; negotiations with suppliers; and leveraging new technologies.

Key areas of responsibility encountered in this role may include any or all of the following:

  • Evaluate products, processes, and equipment; keep up to date on new technologies or regulations
  • Communicate technical information to facility management, dealers, customers, team members, suppliers, and other units
  • Support and advise other EHS professionals and managers
  • Develop and maintain keen understanding of internal and external customers’ needs.

EHS Professional Activities (may change based on facility needs):

  • Monitors EHS performance and recommends priorities and actions for improvement.
  • Reviews new products, equipment, and processes for potential risks and recommends modifications before introduction.
  • Collaborates with employees and supervisors to identify and mitigate EHS risks.
  • Develops standards and work practices with line personnel and monitors conformance through EHS inspections.
  • Assures compliance with organization and government EHS standards.
  • Performs EHS audits
  • Completes or reviews reports for submission to the EPA or OSHA

Basic Qualifications:  

  • Bachelor’s degree in EHS or other OSHA related field  
  • Must have at least 5+years of EHS experience

Top Candidates will also have:

  • Strong analytical skills
  • Previous leadership experience
  • Must have 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

Additional Information:

  • This position will close on 10/6/2022 at 11:59pm.
  • This position is located in Griffin, GA.
  • Occasional travel required (5-10% of the time as needed)

Employee Benefits:

  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Paid time off plan (Vacation, Holiday, Volunteer, Etc.)
  • 401k savings plan
  • Health savings account (HSA)
  • Flexible spending accounts (FSAs)
  • Short and long-term disability coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid parental leave
  • Healthy Lifestyle Programs
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Voluntary Benefits (Ex. Accident, Identity Theft Protection)

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.

Relocation assistance is available for this position.

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 .

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

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