Environmental Health and Safety Specialist

CONMED is looking for a motivated and ambitious EH&S Specialist at our global distribution center in Lithia Springs, GA! If you are looking to put your skills to use with an innovative, and growing medical device company, apply now!

As the Environmental Health and Safety Coordinator, you will drive the safety culture at CONMED’s global distribution center and provide world-class training to our associates. If you are interested in putting your expertise to work with a leading medical device company, apply now! 

Key Duties:

  • Ensure on-floor compliance with OSHA guidelines and requirements.‚Äč
  • Implement and maintain an engaging safety training program to promote CONMED’s safety culture with our associates.
  • Periodically inspect the workplace for hazards.
  • Engage with 3rd party agencies to complete and maintain safety initiatives.
  • Train, coach, and mentor associates in the areas of productivity, quality, and safety.
  • Support a culture of safety and accountability through team meetings and lean methodology.
  • Assist with regular compliance reviews against established standards.
  • Complete reports and other required paperwork on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis.
  • Perform other related duties as required by management.

Qualifications:

  • 1-2 year’s related EH&S or Facility Coordinator experience preferred.
  • Experience in a manufacturing and/or distribution environment preferred.
  • HS Diploma or Equivalent required. Associates or Bachelors degree in a relevant field strongly preferred.
  • OSHA 10 or OSHA 30 certification strongly preferred.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing across differing levels of the organization.
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
  • Effective communication skills and team building.
  • High sense of urgency and customer service.
  • Moderate physical effort- lifting or moving up to 40 pounds. Must be able to work any shift.
  • This position is not open to employer-based sponsorship.
  • Travel 0-20%

Benefits:
CONMED offers

  • Competitive compensation
  • Excellent healthcare including medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage
  • Short & long term disability plus life insurance — cost paid fully by CONMED
  • Retirement Savings Plan (401K) — company match dollar for dollar up to 7% Employee stock purchase plan — allows stock purchases at discounted price
  • Tuition assistance for undergraduate and graduate level courses

CONMED is an Equal Opportunity Employer & an Affirmative Action Employer. CONMED is a strong advocate of workforce diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

To apply: https://careers.conmed.com/apply?jobSeqNo=CONMGLOBALR3487