Organization: Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy
Business Unit: Service
Requisition Number: 246032
Primary Location: United States-Florida-Orlando
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Other
Travel Required: 50%
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) is responsible for service and repair of all models of turbines produced by Siemens Wind Power, Gamesa, and other manufacturer's platforms. Spain is the head office of Siemens Gamesa activities in the wind business with employees working with design, sales, production and erection of wind turbines in Spain, Denmark, the United States and other countries around the world.
Siemens Gamesa is growing rapidly and is looking for people who would like to join a dynamic, international company capable of accommodating the wishes and ambitions of its employees. Wind power is the fastest growing of the renewable energy technologies. A key factor for matching our growth rates and maintaining our leading position is our people - competent, enthusiastic and highly professional. We are continuously looking for qualified people who would like to join a dynamic and international company.
Siemens Gamesa Region Americas Quality and HSE Field Operations group is seeking a Field HSE Specialist to support the Western US region. This position will also support operating wind farms in Hawaii and Puerto Rico, and will report directly to the EHS Manager for North America.
Provide support to SGRE management at all levels in matters relating to Environment, Health and Safety.
Provide assistance and direction to field employees on Environment, Health and Safety matters.
Investigate and report occupational injuries, illnesses, and accidents as required by Country specific legislation, SGRE requirements, and provide management with recommended actions to prevent recurrence.
Provide safety training guidelines and materials as required to site management and employees.
Stop any operation deemed unsafe until management can take sufficient corrective action so the operation can be continued safely.
Review Quality Environment, Health and Safety procedure compliance as part of the annual review process.
Assist with the development, publishing, and maintenance of all Local Specific Procedures and QHSE Plans required to implement and comply with the SGRE Quality, Environment, Health and Safety Policy.
Assist with the update of the site specific QHSE Plan and emergency preparedness plans and cooperate with the site to ensure these documents are available and understood on site.
Coordinate and collaborate with managers of subcontractors and other participants to ensure that their employees on-site are aware of their QHSE responsibility and have the necessary knowledge and competence to solve the environment, health and safety aspects of their work.
Develop Risk Assessments / Job Hazard Analysis / detailed Tailboards whenever necessary.
Maintain current knowledge of all applicable country and local environment, health and safety standards and regulations
Perform in field audits and inspections with service technicians. Report results of HSE audits and inspections to management and interface with internal and external technicians.
Create, modify and implement standardized processes related to HSE and operational management to ensure compliance to legal, regulatory and customer needs and requirements.
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
BS/BA in related discipline. Equivalent work experience is acceptable.
Minimum 3-5 years of successful experience in HSE with a global business.
Demonstrated knowledge of business best practices and HSE issues faced in a large global business.
Demonstrated success and experience in complex HSE problem resolution.
Experience with Root Cause Analysis and 8D problem solving methodology.
Demonstrated ability to identify and analyze complex problems, distinguishing between relevant and irrelevant information to make logical decisions and to provide solutions to specific and general HSE matters.
Leadership qualities and role model qualities demonstrated
Ability and willingness for domestic travel of 50%. Travel on short notice when required.
Communication and presentation skills
Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint.
Experience in root cause analysis and 8D problem solving methodology.
Ability to ascend to heights up to 250 feet or greater, work in confined spaces, discern colors and meet body weight restrictions of 265 pounds
Individual must possess a valid Driver's license in good standing and be at least 21 years of age
Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
5+ years of successful experience in HSE
CSP, CHMM, CSHM or similar
Direct experience in the power generation industry, preferably wind energy.
Project management experience
Construction HSE experience