Volvo Group Health, Safety & Environmental Specialist in Macungie, Pennsylvania

If you are ready for meaningful challenges, have a passion for customer service, and eager to make a difference, we invite you to apply to become a Health, Safety & Environmental Specialist with our company. At Mack Trucks, we support our team members in achieving their goals while at the same time helping to make our customers successful.

We strive for balance and believe that actively prioritizing a high level of diversity in our workforce creates a competitive advantage. It is our people that make the difference!

Purpose/Description

Champion health, safety and environmental continuous improvement initiatives in support of production/production-support business units through hands-on interaction and communication with team members. Ensure compliance with company safety/health and environmental policies, federal safety/health and environmental regulations and other requirements as delegated to maintain a World-Class Program.

Core Responsibilities

  • Facilitate health, safety and environmental continuous improvement at the production/production support level

  • Actively support the Safety/Environmental Focus Area concept by serving as professional resource, mentor, and training advocate

  • Participate in workplace injury and accident investigations to establish root-cause and assist in the implementation of corrective action plans

  • Participate in Safety/Environmental Management Audit Tool (SMAT/EMAT) process

  • Coordinate LOTO Specific Procedure development and perform periodic evaluation within Business Unit

  • Facilitate safety/environmental visual management within specific production/production-support business unit

  • Assist Ergonomics Team to drive continuous ergonomic improvement

  • Work directly with Business Team Leaders to develop and coordinate job-task risk assessments

  • Perform IH exposure monitoring as needed

  • Participate in health, safety and environmental training

  • Facilitate environmental initiatives including chemical substitution, recycling, energy conservation

Critical Competencies

  • Familiarity with federal occupational safety and health regulations (General Industry/Construction)

  • Familiarity with federal environmental protection regulations (Air, Storm Water, Waste, Tanks)

  • Ability to serve in a leadership capacity relative to health, safety and environmental discipline

  • Ability to listen effectively and actively provide value-added feedback during problem resolution

  • Ability to work in diverse and fast-paced manufacturing work environment

  • Professional attitude with strong conviction to employee/environmental protection

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Minimum Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Safety/Health, Safety Engineering, or Environmental Science

  • 4 - 7 years of experience in an industrial/manufacturing setting

  • Experience working in union environment is preferred

  • Professional credential(s) a plus (GSP, CHMM, QEP)

About us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Group Trucks Operations encompasses all production of the Group’s engines and transmissions, as well as all production of Volvo, Renault and Mack trucks. The organization is responsible for spare parts supplies to the Group's customers as well as for designing, operating and optimizing logistics and supply chain for all brands, production facilities and distribution centers where the Volvo Group operates. In Volvo Group Trucks Operations you will be part of a diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Auto req ID

88729BR

Entity

Group Trucks Operations

State/Province

Pennsylvania

City/Town

Macungie

Employment/Assignment Type

Regular

Travel Required (Maximum)

Occasional

Last application date

27-Jan-2019

Functional Area

Quality & Environment

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer E.O.E/M/F/Disability/Veteran