United Technologies Corporation Associate Director, EH&S (Safety) in Farmington, Connecticut

Job ID: 66885BR

City: Farmington

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Environment, Health & Safety, Corporate Careers

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

Otis, a United Technologies company, is the world leader in reliable, efficient and technologically advanced elevators, escalators and people-moving systems. Our revolutionary Gen2® elevators, energy-saving ReGen™ drives and NCE “green” escalator have clearly set the industry standard for innovation, safety and performance. More than 2.4 million Otis elevators and escalators are currently in operation throughout 200 different countries. We are proud to have a global team that continues to rise to the challenges of a fast-moving company. Together, the people of Otis are creating new ideas and opportunities by collaborating across time zones, geographies and cultures. So just imagine where we can take you!

This position is responsible for partnering with field operations and engineering to drive initiatives related to subcontractor safety management and improved design for employee safety. The programs will be implemented globally for a commercial organization with >60,000 employees with field based businesses operating in >40 countries.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Partnering with Engineering and R&D to define short term and long term solutions to reduce risk by design

  • Work in collaboration with the New Equipment and Service Global departments in implementing technical solutions for risk mitigation

  • Participate and be an active team member on the WW audit program

  • Creating and deploying a global subcontractor safety management system worldwide

  • Implementing initiatives that eliminate serious injuries and fatalities across the organization

  • Conducting in-depth analysis of current injuries to outline future focus areas

  • Competent in familiar with implementing global programs that reduce portfolio risk; fall protection, LOTO, electrical safety, laceration prevention, confined space entry, compressed gas systems, powered industrial vehicles and fire/life safety

  • Assisting in communicating EH&S initiatives, regulatory compliance programs and performance to EH&S professionals and upper level management

Qualification:

  • 10+ years of experience in a safety or operations related position

  • Previous experience in safety or operations in a corporate or regional function at a fortune 500 corporation

  • Experience managing a global footprint preferred

  • Strong leadership, organization and project management skills; Ability to communicate and work with all levels of the organization

  • Demonstrated understanding of statistical methods and use of leading indicator metrics

  • Experience in field service or construction operations required

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

  • Multiple language skills a plus

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Safety, Engineering or a related field required

  • Master’s degree in Safety, Mechanical Engineering or a related field 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.

Qualification:

  • 10+ years of experience in a safety or operations related position

  • Previous experience in safety or operations in a corporate or regional function at a fortune 500 corporation

  • Experience managing a global footprint preferred

  • Strong leadership, organization and project management skills; Ability to communicate and work with all levels of the organization

  • Demonstrated understanding of statistical methods and use of leading indicator metrics

  • Experience in field service or construction operations required

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

  • Multiple language skills a plus

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.