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(USA) Director, Environmental, Health, and Safety - BENTONVILLE - 72716

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One Horse Store, Arkansas, US
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Nov 26, 2021

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Conservation science
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What you'll do at Position Summary...What you'll do...Are you an Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) leader looking for an opportunity of a lifetime? Ready to leave your "safety mark" at the world's largest retailer? We would love to hear from you. Walmart's Supply Chain is in the process of a transforming our Environmental, Health and Safety program, and we are building our organization to ensure we reach our goal of a Zero Injury workplace. As a Director, Environmental, Health, and Safety - DC/FC, New Assets, you will be responsible for driving safety, compliance and technical cohesion of new FC and DC sites nationwide.Manage large scale projects; influencing across all levels, leading cross-functional teams, working with stakeholders, and executing nationwide projectsStrategic leadership of environmental, health and safety of new assets for Distribution and Fulfillment CentersEstablish technical expectations for new sites, from technical evaluations, design reviews, compliance, and automationEnd to end ownership of strategy and technical readiness of EHS program for new sitesEstablish safety scorecards, analyze data and trendsResponsible for collaborating with engineering teams on new projects and maintaining safety and compliance across all Initiatives Data and Digital Literacy Possesses knowledge of: Data collection modes, techniques, and tools; data analytics and data visualization tools and techniques; existing and upcoming digital applications and systems; technology innovation trends and industry benchmarks; data governance; data science techniques and applications. To be able to carry out the following responsibilities: Applies advanced analytics techniques to deploy appropriate models for analysis and prediction. Leverages data to take real-time decisions, provide data-led actionable insights, and proactively identify/mitigate risks. Defines policies for data governance and creates techniques to validate data quality. Defines visualization approaches and solutions for specific business issues and uses multiple techniques to create interactive dashboards. Reviews scopes of automation/improvement across multiple processes with the help of technology (for example, RPA, artificial intelligence, machine learning). Conceptualizes technology-enabled solutions guides prototyping and testing, and facilitates learning. Identifies potential roadblocks/challenges while introducing new technologies and plans for effective change management.Operational Excellence Possesses knowledge of: Organizational processes; root cause analysis techniques; department workflows; Standard Operating Procedures and One Best Way (OBW) processes. To be able to carry out the following responsibilities: Evaluates relevant industry practices from an operations perspective. Works to resolve obstacles to goals of several organizational functions. Advises team members to carry out responsibilities based on an understanding of key organizational functions. Designs awareness programs for multi- and cross-functional issues of the regulatory environment. Facilitates interrelationships between major functions and subfunctions. Recommends efficiencies in operational functions and OBW documentation . Monitors organizational adherence to policies and procedures. Facilitates communications across departments to ensure a smooth workflow in facilities and related partner functions. Applies regulatory programs as needed to comply with major products, processes, or business areas. Provides recommendations and solutions to existing and potential legal or regulatory problems.Partnership & Collaboration Possesses knowledge of: Stakeholder identification and mapping; stakeholder analysis; stakeholder communication; stakeholder engagement techniques; stakeholder management effectiveness tools and methods; specialized business vernacular. To be able to carry out the following responsibilities: Builds, maintains, and enhances effective internal and external partnerships. Influences outcomes and assists in communicating shared goals with diverse groups and parties. Identifies and address additional partner needs and educates partners on value creation. Identifies how changes in business strategy impact talent and recruiting strategies. Consults regularly with leaders of business unit(s) to advise on strategic decisions. Brings ideas and solutions proactively to the business and team members.Business Acumen Possesses Knowledge of: Business case development; problem-solving techniques, workflows, and processes of the assigned business area. To be able to carry out the following responsibilities: Develops, evaluates, and implements proposed business cases for projects and initiatives. Influences business stakeholder decision-making. Translates business requirements into strategies, initiatives, and projects and aligns with broader business objectives. Drives the execution of deliverables. Demonstrates deep expertise of the multiple business units/organizations being supported. Builds and articulates the business case and return on investment. Challenges business assumptions on topics related to assigned domain expertise. Develops new, organization-wide processes and ways of working. Teaches and guides team members on best practices. Proactively engages in the external community to build Walmart's brand and learn more about industry practices.Influential Communication Possesses knowledge of: Verbal/nonverbal behaviors; applications and allocation of business communication styles/techniques in ambiguous and challenging situations; situational awareness; communication channels/mediums; interpersonal skills and universal relationship building with ability to connect seemingly unconnected parties. To be able to carry out the following responsibilities: Lead discussions with varying viewpoints. Presents to and influences diverse audiences across divisions using appropriate frameworks/tools. Leverages fact-based data and analytics insights from multiple finance and business domains to build a cohesive narrative, form an argument, organize thoughts, and present in a clear, concise, and meaningful way. Acts as a trusted advisor to diverse business partners, influencing them to act as needed to move the business forward. Provides effective, timely feedback to others. Seeks, internalizes, and utilizes feedback to make changes.Environmental Protection Possesses knowledge of: Environmental policies and procedures; applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations involving the environment; macro-level trends on the assigned facility's environmental impacts and assessments. To be able to carry out the following responsibilities: Consults on key issues and legislative activities associated with environmental protection. Establishes and communicates Walmart's environmental policies, objectives, and targets. Maintains awareness of relevant changes in environmental legislation and initiatives, including international legislation where applicable and develops strategies to address changes. Leads the development of corporate social responsibility strategies related to the environment. Secures and leverages senior-level commitment and support for integrating sustainable development into core processes and decision-making throughout the organization. Collaborate with leaders across key areas of the company. Identifies the mega-trends of assigned business unit and drives the management of risks to Walmart's environmental protection policy goals. Explains to executive leadership the benefits and opportunities of sustainability. Builds, grows, and manages a high-performance team, serving as a leader and mentor. Identifies emerging talent. Ensures team members are developed and given new areas of responsibility.Employee Health and Safety Possesses knowledge of: OSHA guidelines; compliance, safety, and food safety auditing processes; regulatory inspection processes; emergency evacuations plans. To be able to carry out the following responsibilities: Establishes policies related to workplace violence and personal security of associates. Demonstrates awareness of current OSHA and industry-specific standards and guidelines. Develops and updates fire safety and emergency management plans. Develops or enhances operational practices designed to improve or maintain associate safety on the job. Consults with senior management and obtains necessary funding for emergency preparedness activities. Consults on quality metrics, practices, guidelines, policies, and procedures. Hires and trains Environmental, Health and Safety (EH&S) professionals. Manages the internal EH&S function. Consults on accident and crisis management strategies and goals. Validates enterprise-level internal and external audits. Evaluates the alignment of industry-standard audit processes and practices with Walmart's business goals. Plays a leadership role in developing claim, settlement, and policy strategies. Establishes organizational best practices for workers' compensation claims.Risk Management Possesses Knowledge of: Risk management processes; risk assessment reports, risk management tools. To be able to carry out the following responsibilities: Leads discussions on geographical, technological, and social issues associated with risk management. Monitors industry and marketplace experience for developments and best practices regarding effective risk management concerns. Oversees or monitors all operational risk management activities of the organization. Monitors and analyzes risks within Walmart business units and reports on risks to senior leadership. Evaluates specific, high-risk threats and potential impact on the organization. Leads the implementation of enterprise-wide risk management programs. Creates contingency plans to manage crises in assigned business units. Ensures risk management policies and strategies comply with applicable laws and regulations and strategic objectives of the organization.Asset Protection & Security Possesses knowledge of: Asset protection policies, practices, and guidelines; EH&S laws and regulations. To be able to carry out the following responsibilities: Develops security and theft prevention policies and strategies for assigned programs and initiatives. Conducts facility-specific vulnerability assessment studies. Reports assessment findings to senior management. Develops and assesses effective access control processes for entry gate security. Recommends the acquisition and installation of alarm systems and surveillance equipment. Monitors industry practices for new security-related technologies and systems. Designs and organizes security measures for unique situations and special events. Develops the architecture and implements multi-tiered approaches to asset protection. Demonstrates in-depth experience with strategies and practices for loss and shrinkage reduction. Develops policies and strategies for loss/shrinkage detection, investigation, prevention, and reduction.Process Improvement Possesses knowledge of: Workflow mapping processes; continuous improvement principles; control definition techniques. To be able to carry out the following responsibilities: Implements and promotes a corporate mindset of continuous improvement that supports competitive advantages. Contributes to the advancement of industry standards in process excellence. Develops enhancements to product and service offerings based on continuous improvements to process capabilities. Leads efforts to enhance organizational process capabilities. Mentors team members in the areas of process control and improvement. Establishes critical processes and their controls. Establish necessary key performance indicators and metrics to capture leading or lagging indicators of results.EHS Training Delivery Possesses knowledge of: Training methodologies; training content development processes; organizational training lifecycles. To be able to carry out the following responsibilities: Promotes a variety of tools and techniques to measure results against learning objectives. Leads team members on training evaluation, feedback, and train-the-trainer methods. Evaluates the benefits and risks of using diverse training methods. Identifies training methods that achieve the best results. Designs and develops a variety of training courses for audiences of different levels and backgrounds. Negotiates with external training providers on course components and payment plans. Plays a leadership role in managing training developers to improve course designs, lesson plans, and user guides.Transportation Operations Possesses knowledge of: Laws, regulations, and safety rules regarding materials transportation; Department of Transportation (DOT), Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance and state laws and regulations; vehicle maintenance; HazMat bill of lading's, Compliance, Safety, Accountability basics; other transportation paperwork. To be able to carry out the following responsibilities: Leads EH&S transportation analysis and planning to minimize and eliminate losses. Identifies training opportunity and designs training programs to meet safety needs. Maintains awareness of changes in regulations involving transportation-related activities released by DOT, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, CVSA, and state regulatory authorities. Develops DOT motor carrier safety/compliance reviews and enhancement standards/indicators. Supports the Legal and Compliance departments with matters of non-compliance. Constructs risk monitoring systems and processes to assess ongoing compliance with DOT, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, CVSA, and company policies. Delivers appropriate assessment reports and action plans for transportation loss control to senior leaders across the enterprise.Minimum Qualifications...Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications. Option 1: Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Safety Management; Industrial Hygiene; Environmental Science, Chemical/Industrial/Mechanical Engineering or related field AND 5 years' experience in the field of Environmental, Health and Safety within Supply Chain, Retail, Manufacturing, Engineering, or related field.Option 2: 7 years' experience in the field of Environmental, Health and Safety within Supply Chain, Retail, Manufacturing, Engineering, or related field.3 years' experience in Continuous Improvement methodologies (for example Total Productive Maintenance (TPM), World Class Manufacturing (WCM) , Lean Six Sigma) within Supply Chain or manufacturing environmentsPreferred Qualifications...Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications. 1 or More Degreed Certifications (Associate Safety Professional; Certified Safety Professional; Certified Industrial Hygienist; Graduate Safety Practitioner) or Non-degreed certifications (Safety Management Specialist; Occupational Hygiene and Safety Technician; Safety Trained Supervisor; North American Transportation Management Institute Certified Director of Safety; North American Transportation Management Institute Certified safety Supervisor; Safety Management Specialist; Certified Safety Manager; Safety Director; Licensed Safety Professional; Certified Safety and Health Manager; Construction Health and Safety Technician), Microsoft Office Suite; SharePoint and OneDrivePrimary Location...601 N WALTON BLVD, BENTONVILLE, AR 72716, United States of America
About Walmart At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability-and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries-all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer - By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting and valuing diversity - unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas and opinions - while being inclusive of all people.
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