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EHS Program Manager

North Haven, CT 06473
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EHS Program Manager


North Haven, Connecticut, United States

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Post Date:

Mar 02, 2022

**Careers that Change Lives**

At Medtronic we seek out and hire a diverse workforce at every level: We need fresh ideas and inclusive insights to continue to be an innovative industry leader thats why we make it a point to seek out, attract and develop employees who are patient-centric, passionate, and who represent the same wide variety of life experiences as our patients.

We are currently searching an **Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Program Manager** for our Surgical Innovations site in North Haven, Connecticut.

Surgical Innovationssets the standard for Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) by creating innovative surgical products and services that focus on obesity and diseases and conditions of the gastrointestinal tract, lung, abdominal wall, pelvic region, and the head and neck.

**A Day in the Life**

In this position you will be responsible for managing the efforts and effectiveness of the health and safety programs.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

+ Develop, administer, and implement health and safety programs in accordance with governmental and company requirements.These programs include but are not limited to: Control of Hazardous Energy, Ergonomics, Incident Investigation and Reporting, Ionizing Radiation, Electrical Safety, Hot Work, Hoist and Crane Safety, Job Safety Analysis, Powered Industrial Trucks, Compressed Gases, Ethylene Oxide Safe Work Practices and Management of Change.

+ Review and analyze documentation issued by regulatory agencies;collaborates with regulatory agencies to determine corrective action plans.

+ Evaluate proposed regulations to determine financial and industrial impact.

+ Interact with regulatory bodies to resolve compliance issues and assists in regulatory audits.

+ Identify and take corrective action against activities that pose potential threats to workershealth or safety, which may include recommending organizational measures to protect workers safety through revised methods, processes, or materials; inspecting workplace environments, equipment, and/or practices to ensure compliance with standards and regulations; and investigating and/or identifying causes regarding filed incidents.

+ Provide/promote employee awareness/training on matters of health andsafety.

+ Conduct EHS reviews for new product development, facility modification, product manufacturing modifications, and new equipment/machinery installations.Facilitates EHS reviews for product transfer to/from other facilities.

+ Develop and drive programs and policies to improve Safety Culture and better understanding of risk.

+ Participate in Emergency Response Team as one of several Incident Commanders.

**Must Have: Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelors degree required

+ Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience, or advanced degree with a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience

**Nice To Have**

+ Certified Safety Professional (CSP)

+ Experience implementing Safety Culture Programs

+ Radiation Safety Officer (RSO)

+ Laser Safety Officer (LSO)

**About Medtronic**

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)
It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


Posted: 2022-03-08 Expires: 2022-06-13
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