At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.
Northrop Grumman Space Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.
Northrop Grumman Space Systems is currently seeking an Environmental Health & Safety Engineer to join our Industrial Safety / Industrial Hygiene team in our Promontory, Utah offices.
Performance of Safety Engineering and Industrial Hygiene functions associated with design, fabrication, and testing of materials/components used in the production of Aerospace hardware. At these facilities the selected individual will be involved in a wide array of energetic material manufacturing processes including solid rocket manufacturing, laboratories, research and development, and functional testing.
Perform Risk Analysis and oversee Change Control for Hazardous processes including Explosive Mfg Operations, High Energy radiography, and other PSM covered processes.
Ensure and audit compliance to explosive operation standards including grounding / ESD, Facility Siting, energetic waste, etc. in compliance to DoD4145.26M and other standards.
Promote and maintain a high level of safety consciousness among employees to instill a safety culture in the workforce
Work with internal and external customers including NASA, Navy, and others to ensure compliance to safety, health, and environmental federal, state, and local rules and regulations
Perform worksite audits, inspections and evaluations on the operating floor
Assist in design reviews for new and modified facilities, processes, equipment and tooling for safety-regulated compliance to help ensure the safety of the employees and the process
Provide written reports and documentation to management with recommendations to proactively eliminate or reduce workplace hazards. Assist in implementation of actions given
Provides guidance to operations, maintenance and manufacturing engineering groups on machine safety controls, guarding, and safe operating procedures.
Assist in accident/incident investigation to help determine root cause and corrective actions
Assist in safety related training courses. This may be preparation of web based training, or performing instructor led training
Perform monitoring for potential health hazards in the workplace including: Chemical, Particulate, Noise, Heat Stress, Ergonomic, etc. Perform Industrial Hygiene assessments for new chemicals (e.g., determine appropriate precautions and PPE requirements, etc.)
Assist in authoring and classifying chemical Safety Data Sheets (SDS) to meet the requirements of the new OSHA Hazard Communication Standard, including elements of the Globally Harmonized System for Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS)
BS in Industrial Safety, Industrial Hygiene or a technical field
2 years' experience with a BS
Position can be filled one level higher, BS with 5 years or MS with 3 years
Microsoft Office proficiency required (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Microsoft SharePoint is a plus
Excellent mathematical, problem solving, written and verbal communications skills
Experience in a Safety position within a manufacturing environment highly preferred
Ability to work occasional night shift
Must be a US Citizen or Person
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.