What you’ll be doing...

The Consultant of Environmental Health & Safety will provide Subject Matter Expert support and oversight for all aspects of EHS. You will work with EHS staff, various HQ teams, field management and line level employees to ensure compliance with applicable EHS laws and regulations, and company requirements, minimize risk of employee injury/illness and impacts to the environment, support changes in the business impacting EHS and achieve EHS and company-wide goals.

  • Ensuring compliance with Verizon programs, regulatory environment, health and safety regulations, and best management practices.
  • Managing regional health and safety activities.
  • Aiding field supervisors on safety requirements and observations.
  • Interfacing with regulatory agencies.
  • Attending weekly incident review calls.
  • Supporting initiatives to drive a culture of safetyand improve safety metrics.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have…

  • A Bachelor’s degree or four of more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant experience in the safety field.

Even better if you have…

  • A degree.
  • Eight or more years of relevant experience.
  • Experience working with high risk telecommunications field workers.
  • Professional endorsements (i.e., CSP, CIH).
  • Knowledge of health and safety regulations and compliance.
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills and excellent writing, research and analytical skills.
  • Results driven, detail oriented, able to anticipate needs and issues and identify appropriate solutions.
  • Ability to work independently.

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

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