Minimum of 1 years in an Environmental Health & (EHS) related field or bachelor’s degree in related fieldKnowledge of regulations specifically 29 CFR 1910
· Experience using Microsoft Word and in a professional capacity · Experience maintaining confidentiality in matters involving security and/or personnel issues in the work place
Available to work flexible shifts including days, nights and/or weekends
Amazon Fulfillment is seeking a full-time WHS Specialist (WHSS) to serve as a designated representative for their assigned fulfillment center (FC), coordinating and implementing all areas of the Amazon Global Program as directed by the leadership. The WHSS promotes a positive culture while complying with Amazon standards and maintaining a safe work environment. This includes conducting trainings and coaching associates on observed work habits.
The WHSS is required to maintain accurate daily, weekly, and monthly metrics to report to onsite management teams and corporate based reporting systems. The WHSS supports management’s efforts to ensure compliance with all corporate Program expectations and applicable federal & state laws. The WHSS also conducts risk assessments related to jobs performed (Job Hazard Analysis) and new equipment introductions. In addition, the WHSS is responsible for recommending appropriate risk mitigation measures to management, including ergonomics.
*Relocation assistance is not provided*
WHS Specialist Responsibilities:
Identify and inform management of compliance issues, risks, and improvement opportunities through the conduct of daily, weekly, and monthly auditsFacilitate incident investigation processMaintain required paperwork to comply with Amazon and regulationsEnter Incident Information in internal database in a timely mannerPerform observations & auditsTrain and assist others (Area Managers, team members, etc.) to complete their responsibilities (Audits, Follow Rules, etc.)Perform specific training as required by the ManagerMay have additional responsibility for fire prevention, hazardous waste management, or other related activities depending on the business unit and locationParticipate in process improvement activities and manage actions to completion
Essential Skills, Knowledge and Experience:
Ability to communicate health and needs to all levels of the organizationCalm demeanor in emergency situations
Bachelor’s degree or higher, preferably in a related fieldStrong communication, teamwork, analysis, judgment, and customer focus skillsExperience leading and managing a team Ability to analyze accident data, new processes, and machinery for potential concerns and conduct job hazard and job analysesExperienced in emergency response and currently holds First aid and CPR certificates Experience in Worker’s Compensation case managementPassion for
Amazon.com is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority /
Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age.