What you’ll be doing...

  • Providing subject matter expertise on Health and Safety matters.
  • Driving a culture of safety.
  • Managinga team of EHS professionals.
  • Reviewing business messages to ensure safety components are included.
  • Developing Health and Safety programs including Near Miss Reporting, Hazard Communication, Lockout Tagout (LOTO), Arc Flash, and Occupational Safety and Health Association (OSHA) record keeping.
  • Monitoring compliance with Verizon Health and Safety programs and requirements.
  • Benchmarking Health and Safety metrics with industry groups.
  • Reviewing Health and Safety regulations for changes in standards and formulating agency responses when required.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Knowledge of Federal, State, and Occupational Safety and Health Association (OSHA) requirements.
  • Experience using Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint.

Even better if you have:

  • A related professional degree or certification including Certified Safety Professional, Professional Geologist, Professional Engineer, Certified Hazardous Materials Manager, or Certified Industrial Hygienist.
  • Experience leading a team.
  • Fifteen or more years of work experience in a safety field.
  • Previous work experience in the telecommunications industry.
  • Experience writing policies that proves strong written and verbal communication skills.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences,including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.