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EHS Specialist

Company: Tesla
Location: Sparks
Posted on: November 22, 2022

Job Description:

Tesla is seeking an ambitious EHS Specialist to support the Gigafactory Nevada Factory. They will use human and organizational principles to drive ownership of safety, health and environmental impacts, with a focus on engagement, learning from events, training, and a systems-level problem solving. The candidate will develop, implement and continuously improve programs within the EHS Management System framework in partnership with the broader EHS and Gigafactory Infrastructure teams. They will ensure compliance with federal, state, and local environmental, health, and safety regulations, and conformance to ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 standards. * Ensure the Gigafactory EHS Management System elements are applied effectively in coordination with EHS Management. Develop new procedures, inspections, trainings, or reports as needed.
* Actively work with factory stakeholders to ensure that Production and Factory changes result in improved controls of risks to health, safety and the environment.
* Perform audits and inspections, document results, and ensure actions to closure.
* Analyze incident trends and use risk-assessment methods to identify continuous improvement projects that reduce injury, illness and environmental impact events.
* Facilitate incident investigations from a Learning Teams approach, ensuring that preventative actions address system causes and not just individual behaviors.
* Participate in pre-job planning and verification of controls/safeguards before new, high risk, and non-standard work begins.
* Partner with other EHS functions (Construction & Equipment Safety, EHS Systems and Tools, EHS Training, etc.) as needed to ensure effective service delivery to NV site.
* Monitor and administer EHS systems and tools used onsite in Giga NV (e.g., incident reporting, performance dashboards, action trackers, etc.).
* Deliver EHS Training and facilitate workshops to onsite teams.
* Bachelor's Degree in Safety Engineering, Industrial Hygiene, Environmental Health or related field.
* Minimum 2 years work experience as an environmental, health or safety professional, preferably in a manufacturing, oil & gas, construction, or similar workplace.
* Experience supporting EHS program development, training all levels of personnel, and influencing/managing change to reduce risk and improve outcomes.
* Experience with hazard analysis methods, hazard communication, powered industrial vehicle safety, OSHA compliance, incident investigation and learnings, and corrective action management.
* Familiarity with industrial hygiene, industrial ergonomics, machine safety, environmental compliance processes.
* Ability to work effectively and efficiently under pressure while managing competing demands and deadlines.
* Excellent customer service skills.
* Expert proficiency with Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Work, Power Point, Project, etc.). Tesla is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Tesla is also committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. Please let your recruiter know if you need an accommodation at any point during the interview process. For quick access to screen reading technology compatible with this site click here to download a free compatible screen reader (free step by step tutorial can be found here). Please contact accommodationrequest@ for additional information or to request accommodations. Privacy is a top priority for Tesla. We build it into our products and view it as an essential part of our business. To understand more about the data we collect and process as part of your application, please view our Tesla Talent Privacy Notice.

Keywords: Tesla, Sparks , EHS Specialist, Other , Sparks, Nevada

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