Global Director, Environment, Safety & Health

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Employer
Danaher Corporation
Location
Buffalo Grove, Illinois, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 04, 2021
Closes
Jun 16, 2021
Ref
2225626538
Discipline
Sustainability
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
We want you to be part of our distributed team of hardworking people who are redefining the cancer diagnostics industry! At Leica Biosystems, you will be stimulated by challenging work and encouraged to learn every day. As a LBS associate, you'll help develop solutions that enable accurate diagnoses to turn anxiety into answers.
Join our team as a Senior Counsel and support products you can feel passionate about!
All the responsibilities we will trust you with
- Work in close collaboration with Leica Biosystems business units, selling units and function leaders and EHS team members to plan, develop, implement and lead all aspects of EHS/sustainability management strategy, program, policies and procedures, including goal setting, strategy and action plan development and execution, and performance measurement.
- Analyze performance, set strategies, and lead development and implementation of action plans for continuous improvement of program structure, priorities and strategies to meet the needs of a dynamic, growing organization through outstanding EHS programs improving business performance.
- Manage all EHS audits of LBS Globally and develop action plans, implement countermeasures, ans assure sustainability as appropriate.
- Ensure full compliance with applicable laws, regulations and customer requirements and ensure the presence of standard work for the management and preparation and submission of environmental reports in compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and customer requirements.
- Ensure that EHS policies, risk assessment and management tools, audit and oversight processes, regulatory information resources, data management and metrics are in place to sufficiently manage EHS risks.
- Lead global EHS review process to help detect accident/health hazards and determine corrective or preventative measures and ensure measures have been implemented and are producing the desired results.
Your areas of knowledge and expertise that matters most for this role:
- 10+ years proven experience, with a minimum of 5 years of EHS management experience, including:
- Must be able to lead and influence across levels and departments in multiple geographies. Ability to work up and down the organization in order to drive focus and impact of results. Must think and act strategically and view the business from a general management standpoint. Must be very customer focused and have strong interpersonal and communications skills.
- Bachelor's degree in science, engineering or relevant discipline
- EHS technical work in a manufacturing operations environment
- Familiarity with all aspects of EHS management, including environmental sustainability and corporate governance
- Experience with DBS or similar lean manufacturing systems and continuous improvement culture
- Strategic thinking skills; must be able to think long-term, and be able to prioritize
- Comfortable making trade-offs in a fast-paced, dynamic, resource-constrained environment
- Willingness to travel, often internationally, roughly 25-30% of the time - international travel required
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee. The incumbent is encouraged to perform other duties necessary for the effective operation of the department or unit. This job description may be changed at any time.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.
We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.
- Work in close collaboration with Leica Biosystems business units, selling units and function leaders and EHS team members to plan, develop, implement and manage all aspects of EHS/sustainability management strategy, program, policies and procedures, including goal setting, strategy and action plan development and execution, and performance measurement.
- Analyze performance, set strategies, and lead development and implementation of action plans for continuous improvement of program structure, priorities and strategies to meet the needs of a dynamic, growing organization through best-in-class EHS programs maximizing business performance.
- Manage all EHS audits of LBS Globally and develop action plans, implement countermeasures, ans assure sustainability as appropriate.
- Ensure full compliance with applicable laws, regulations and customer requirements and ensure the presence of standard work for the management and preparation and submission of environmental reports in compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and customer requirements.
- Ensure that EHS policies, risk assessment and management tools, audit and oversight processes, regulatory information resources, data management and metrics are in place to sufficiently manage EHS risks.
- Lead global EHS review process to help detect accident/health hazards and determine corrective or preventative measures and ensure measures have been implemented and are producing the desired results.
- Ensure that the EHS team remains up-to-date and conversant with relevant laws, regulations and other requirements that impact EHS across their local areas of responsibility.
- Serve as LBS Global EHS contact for relevant government agencies, Danaher EHS point of contact for LBS, and LBS representative on the Danaher EHS Operations Leadership Council. Mentor/coach associates with EHS responsibilities at LBS.
When you join us, you'll also be joining Danaher's global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you'll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available here (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at 202.419.7762 or applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation.If you've ever wondered what's within you, there's no better time to find out.

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