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EHS Manager - On Shore Wind Germany Services (m/f/d)

GE Energy
Salzbergen, Niedersachsen 48499
Role Summary:

Are you an experienced EHS expert ready to take on new responsibilities?Do you have strong leadership and stakeholder management skills, and

would you like to opportunities to use these in an exciting, green industry? The EHS manager will support Environment, Health and Safety (EHS), technical compliance guidance to operations following GE policies and procedures during the execution of Wind Services for GE personnel and subcontractors at customer sites in Germany.

Essential Responsibilities:Reporting to HQ EHS Manager but in very close relationship with Ops Manager is the link between EHS function and Customer Services Leaders (CSLs) Field Operations Managers (FOMs) driving the implementation and execution of EHS programs.

You will be responsible for:

+ Review the Simplified EHS Work Plan and site procedures and develop updates when needed

+ Coordinate the GE EHS programs and assist the FOMs in implementing it

+ SGS / Gensuite full implementation in the supported area/s

Follow up all applicable legislation or standards, and ensure he/she understands the requirements, to achieve compliance

+ Ensure that the risk assessment/JSA is communicated to anyone who is involved or could be affected by the task, before the task begins

+ Conduct a documented periodic EHS Inspections

+ Advise the management of GE of unsafe acts/conditions observed on the field for prompt corrective action to eliminate the unsafe act/condition

+ Take action to stop unsafe acts or conditions, before they result in an injury or incident

+ Conduct EHS trainings and awareness sessions to all personell in the assigned areas

+ Facilitate area EHS meetings

+ Coordinate / facilitate annual EHS training plan for the supported Area/s

+ Manage any on site incidents/accidents to ensure the required actions are implemented expediently and assist with conducting accident/incident investigations

+ Liaise with Contractors/Subcontractors, insurance representatives, local medical services, local fire and police departments, local regulatory agencies, and Customer/Client on EHS related matters

+ Manage any site inspections carried out by regulatory agencies

+ Ensure GE is recordkeeping as required by local regulatory agencies and the Simplified EHS Plan, maintaining documentation of EHS training, EHS audits and inspections and occupational safety and health monitoring activities

+ Regularly review the sites Emergency Plan, ensuring all required materials and equipment is in place, where required it is tested, and the persons required to use it are trained

+ Support the ONW VEFK - Service Germany and the qualification Electric backround - Elektromeister/-techniker is an advantage

+ Ensure Emergency drills are carried out at least quarterly; these may be focused on specific events, rather than a full site evacuation each quarter

+ Manage the retention of the EHS required documentation in the Site EHS files

+ Oversee the management of PPE for GE staff and visitors

+ Identify best management practices that may be of use to other sites, and communicate these to their HQ EHS Manager

Qualifications/Requirements:You have knowledge of German ESH legislation, are able to fluently communicate in German and knowledge and experience of Wind Turbines. To succeed in this role, it is important that you have good leadership skills, and that you can successfully communicate in a role with many stakeholders.

We expect that you have:

Proven experience in wind field operations

+ Knowledge about Work Environment Act and applicable local EHS regulation

+ Fluent in English and German

+ Locally or internationally recognized professional EHS qualification

+ Able to work at height

Ability to travel up to 50% of the time (within Germany)

Desired Characteristics:

+ Knowledge of safety legislation and implementation

+ Working knowledge of Wind Turbine Mechanical and Electrical Systems

+ Strong Leadership/Interpersonal and influencing skills

+ Excellent oral and written communication skills

+ Initiative and a global mindset

+ Excellent computer skills for use of digital tools

About Us:GE Renewable Energy is a $15 billion business which combines one of the broadest portfolios in the renewable energy industry to provide end-to-end solutions for our customers demanding reliable and affordable green power. Combining onshore and offshore wind, blades, hydro, storage, utility-scale solar, and grid solutions as well as hybrid renewables and digital services offerings, GE Renewable Energy has installed more than 400+ gigawatts of clean renewable energy and equipped more than 90 percent of utilities worldwide with its grid solutions. With nearly 40,000 employees present in more than 80 countries, GE Renewable Energy creates value for customers seeking to power the world with affordable, reliable and sustainable green electrons.

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GE is committed to taking on the worlds toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that promise we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the worlds brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and stylespeople like you!

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Posted: 2020-05-11 Expires: 2020-06-19

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EHS Manager - On Shore Wind Germany Services (m/f/d)

GE Energy
Salzbergen, Niedersachsen 48499

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