United Technologies Corporation Safety Team Leader in East Hartford, Connecticut

Job ID: 74107BR

City: East Hartford

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Corporate Careers, Environment, Health & Safety

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

The Pratt & Whitney (P&W) Central Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) organization is seeking a motivated professional to lead the EH&S Safety Team. Responsibilities include: • Manage all aspects of the safety programs • Lead teams in the development of tools and programs to strengthen the safety programs and reduce risks. • Drive performance by working with sites to reduce administrative burden, track performance, report out to senior leaders within the organization, and ensure that projects are funded and completed on plan. • Oversee the injury reduction programs that go beyond compliance requirements. • Provide advice, support, and technical guidance to management regarding complex issues related to the site’s business, EH&S regulatory compliance, and implementation of the EH&S Management System. • Lead partnering events with the sites around the world to ensure H&S regulatory compliance with Federal, State and Local regulations and adherence to P&W procedures and company H&S Standard Practices as well as identification of health & safety hazards and controls to mitigate risks. • Facilitating incident reviews and responding to incidents including being on call. • Lead discussions at the EHS councils and Sub-Committees, including H&S performance trends and root cause corrective actions for injuries and near misses; and support in the development and implementation of strategic action plans to achieve the company goal of having a hazard-free workplace, and injury-free employees • Manage aspects of Health and Safety through the identification of hazards and risks to the organization while implementing proper controls and corrective action. • Provide subject matter expertise in a broad range of topics including but not limited to the following: Elevated Work, Confined Space, LOTO, electrical safety, working at heights, machine guarding, contractor safety, etc • Develop strategic EH&S initiatives and coordinate/drive the necessary tactical resources/elements to ensure successful implementation. • Leading incident investigations/teams.

Qualification:

The successful candidate will exhibit outstanding writing and presentation skills, and strong analytical and organizational ability. Strong working knowledge of H&S management systems is essential. • Strong interpersonal skills, leadership ability, and adaptability are expected. • Must be very comfortable working as a team to meet highly aggressive goals. • Must be comfortable training or presenting to large groups. • Health & Safety Regulatory and management systems knowledge necessary. • Autonomous working independently on projects, participates on multiple team efforts, & be energetic and provide team leadership & mentoring. • Continuous Improvement experience (e.g. ACE, Six Sigma, LEAN etc.) • Manufacturing / Defense industry experience preferred • Experience working with a unionized workforce • Proficient in Microsoft Office • Additional certifications, such as CSP, CIH. P.E. or CHMM, strongly preferred

Education:

Bachelor’s degree required in EH&S or a related field and 5 years experience or a Master’s degree in EH&S or a related field and 3 years of experience.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

The successful candidate will exhibit outstanding writing and presentation skills, and strong analytical and organizational ability. Strong working knowledge of H&S management systems is essential. • Strong interpersonal skills, leadership ability, and adaptability are expected. • Must be very comfortable working as a team to meet highly aggressive goals. • Must be comfortable training or presenting to large groups. • Health & Safety Regulatory and management systems knowledge necessary. • Autonomous working independently on projects, participates on multiple team efforts, & be energetic and provide team leadership & mentoring. • Continuous Improvement experience (e.g. ACE, Six Sigma, LEAN etc.) • Manufacturing / Defense industry experience preferred • Experience working with a unionized workforce • Proficient in Microsoft Office • Additional certifications, such as CSP, CIH. P.E. or CHMM, strongly preferred

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.