Merck Assoc. Specialist Safety & Environment in Elkton, Virginia

Our Manufacturing division in Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where our Manufacturing division has codified its legacy for over a century. Our Manufacturing division success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare.

With management direction, responsible for providing compliant environmental, health, and safety (EHS) programs through a role in Global Safety and the Environment at Elkton site. Integrates EHS programs into daily operations to assure regulatory compliance, achieves continuous performance improvement, meeting EHS performance objectives. Partners with operations to develop means to achieve these goals in alignment with site business goals and values.

  • Completes hazard assessments, industrial hygiene monitoring, process hazard analysis support, life safety reviews, incident investigations, environmental regulatory field analysis, environmental reports and permit applications.

  • Reviews processes, facilities, procedures and management of change documents to assure conformance to recognized EHS regulations, standards and guidelines.

  • Provides support to client groups in completing injury/illness analysis, training, self-assessments and addressing specific EHS concerns as they are raised.

  • Develops EHS procedures, guidelines and training programs as assigned.

  • Supports completion of all regulatory submissions, notifications, etc. required to maintain compliance with federal, state, and local EHS requirements.

Education Minimum Requirement:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required, concentration in Engineering.

Preferred Experience and Skills:

  • Experience or learning in the areas of occupational safety, environmental compliance, process safety, critical thinking, problem solving and communication skills.

Your role at our Manufacturing division is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At our Manufacturing division , we’re inventing for life.

If you need an accommodation for the application process please email us at staffingaadar@merck.com.

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Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of its manifestations.

Title: Assoc. Specialist Safety & Environment

Primary Location: NA-US-VA-Elkton

Requisition ID: ENV000591