ABB Group
Health, Safety & Environment Specialist
At a glance
Location: US-AZ-Tucson Map
Posted: 10/18/2021
Closing: 11/17/2021
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
ABB Group
Job description

Health, Safety & Environment Specialist

Take your next career step at ABB with a global team that is energizing the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future.

At ABB, we have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions: gender, LGBTQ+, abilities, ethnicity and generations. Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences.

This role contributes to improving health, safety and environment (HSE) performance, helping the organization to deliver a high-performing culture through clear accountability and a skilled organization in the Electrification Distribution Solutions based in US.

Reporting to the Operations Manager, you shall support the Service Center manager and will be responsible for developing, implementing, and maintaining health, safety and environmental, processes at the Tucson Arizona Service Center. Develop and implement annual plan / strategy for the facility to drive a safe working environment.

Your responsibilities

  • Work closely with all functions of the facility at all levels to ensure a safety focused culture
  • Maintain 100% compliance with federal, state and local HSE regulations for the Tucson facility
  • Assist in the development and implementation of HSE procedures, programs and systems for existing and new projects/tasks to eliminate or control risk, reduce work related incidents, injuries, and illnesses at the facility
  • Conduct and document compliance/management system audits, and self-assessments at the facility to ensure compliance with federal, provincial, as well as specific ABB regulations relating to air, solid waste and water, and employee health and safety with a goal to reduce risk and liability
  • Responsible for identification and timely submission of all applicable HSE permits (fire safety occupancy permits and any environmental / operating permits required) while maintaining the facility's compliance records for all applicable permits
  • Review Federal, State and local regulation changes that impact permits and permit compliance
  • Conduct and document health and safety training of site personnel, including but not limited to Electrical Safety and LOTO Training
  • Ensure the facility personnel have mechanisms to effectively address employee HSE concerns in a timely manner
  • Drive improvements in compliance processes, employee training, and HSE performance
  • Maintain computerized HSE metrics and records
  • Participate in Joint Health and Safety Committee meetings
  • Work with functional HSE leadership within Electrification Industrial Solutions to support key initiatives
  • Conduct and document compliance/management system audits, and self-assessments at the facility to ensure compliance with specific ABB Quality regulations relating to gauge calibration, record keeping, hazardous and non-hazardous materials storage and maintenance for environment and shelf-life
  • Ability to maintain a relationship with materials vendors. Ability to maintain and implement preventative maintenance objectives

Your background

  • Associates Degree or Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety, Engineering, or Environmental Science with minimum of 2 years’ experience operational safety, compliance, and environmental programs in a manufacturing or service and repair facility.
  • Prior Quality Assurance experience in manufacturing/repair a plus.
  • Ability to implement EHS – QA programs and achieve measurable goals.
  • Strong project management skills.
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills.
  • Six Sigma training or equivalent Quality training.
  • Strong auditing skills.
  • Ability to train and motivate employees.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Willingness to travel as needed and the flexibility to support multiple shifts as necessary.
  • Background in Quality Assurance – strong interface with Sr. Service Center Manager.
  • Background in auditing to work instructions and standards.
  • Experience with preventative maintenance activities desired.
  • Candidates must already have a work authorization that would permit them to work for ABB in the US.


  • Retirement plan
  • Life insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Medical insurance
  • Wellbeing program

More about us

ABB's Distribution Solutions Division provides utility, industrial and commercial customers with safe, smart and sustainable technologies for the distribution of electricity. With ABB AbilityTM enabled digital solutions at its core, our extensive portfolio includes distribution automation products, switching, limiting, measuring and sensing devices, switchgear, modular substation packages, and related services.

We look forward to receiving your application. If you want to discover more about ABB, take another look at our website

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Health, Safety & Environment Specialist