What you’ll be doing...

You will be part of a highly functional team that successfully manages the completion of goals and objectives in the following environmental, health and safety (EHS) areas:

  • Gap Assessment - identify key areas for strategic improvement in overall EHS management systems
  • Project and program management - work with employees at various levels and across business units within the overall organizations to design and implement projects designed to improve overall EHS performance and efficiency
  • Develop, update and implement EHS programs, policies, and procedures.
  • Identify strategies to best utilize technology and data to drive overall efficiency and effectiveness of EHS programs
  • Participate in EHS audits and assessments
  • Lead, initiate, and manage a philosophy of continuous improvement in EHS.
  • Manage EHS vendors, expenses, and budget.
  • Support the entire EHS Team in attaining departmental goals and objectives.
  • Act in support of and as a role model for Verizon's goals of safety for everyone; at work, at home and on the road.

What we’re looking for...

We are seeking an energetic self-starter who wants to be a transformative member of a world-class EHS team.

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in EHS studies, Engineering, Science or other technical related field.
  • Sixor more years of experience in a related corporate or compliance role.
  • Experience with managing, auditing or implementing EHS or quality management systems (ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, and ISO 9001).
  • Professional certification from a nationally recognized board (Certified Safety Professional, Certified Safety Auditor, OSHA 500, or similar certification).
  • In-depth technical knowledge of current EHS regulations.
  • Ability to work independently, and also as part of ateam.
  • Ability to effectively communicate at all levels of the organization.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills and ability to develop positive working relationships.
  • Ability to manage ambiguity and lead change.
  • Ability to influence without direct authority.

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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