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EHS Officer

Tuas, Singapore
Environmental Health & Safety


Job Description

If you desire to be part of something special, to be part of a winning team, to be part of a fun team - winning is fun.

We are looking forward to EHS Officer in Eaton’s Hydraulics business in Singapore Tuas office

In Eaton, making our work exciting, engaging, meaningful; ensuring safety, health, wellness; and being a model of inclusion & diversity are already embedded in who we are - it’s in our values, part of our vision, and our clearly defined aspirational goals.

This exciting role is part of a fast paced large multi-national company.

This position provides environmental, health, safety, and security lead to the Hydraulics SEA. Ensure that EHS management system is established, implemented and maintained in accordance with MESH requirements and local legal requirements. Be able to lead continuous improvement efforts in Safety, execute plant safety activities and improve the overall safety culture in Hydraulics SEA. Individual is accountable for leading EHS activities at his/her location(s); Work closely with Functions in meeting EHS objectives and targets; internal reporting of EHS performance; communication of national, area, and local regulatory requirements, and; ensuring documents are available in the local languages.  Position is responsible for maintaining site ISO certifications; assuring accurate and complete EHS reporting of metrics; assuring closure of MESH and regulatory agency findings on a timely basis; completion of required training for EHS personnel; Coordinating interfaces with the public and governmental authorities with adverse findings and enforcement actions; Coordinating actions during crises; site security, creating a strong EHS culture that engages employees throughout the site in EHS teams and processes.

Your essential responsibilities:

  • Leads site in achieving EHS targets & objectives.  Coordinate development, maintenance, and achievement of goals in support of corporate and business group EHS strategic initiatives

  • Facilitates risk assessment at the location to identify critical EHS hazards and aspects.  Works with leadership team to create targets and objectives based on key EHS risks

  • Ensure that EHS management system is established, implemented and maintained in accordance with Eaton - MESH ( Management of Environmental Safety and Health)  requirements and local legal requirements

  • Review current and proposed legislation, advise EHS committee to integrate legal and other requirements into the operations

  • Leads continuous improvement efforts in Safety, execute plant safety activities and improve the overall safety culture in Hydraulics SEA. Drives and promotes zero incident EHS culture throughout site

  • Lead role in the MESH / ISO 14001 audit

  • Supports creation of EHS goals for the site manager and appropriate activity based goals for the leadership team, functional managers, and front-line supervisors to drive EHS culture, compliance, and results

  • Works to Assign MESH element champions and facilitate their engagement in ownership of the MESH elements

  • Works with leadership team and MESH element champions to complete an annual evaluation of compliance for EHS country, state, and local regulations

  • Manage incident investigation, inspection and audit programs; identify root causes of deficiencies and assist management committee

  • Uses established EHS data processes such as MESH Prism to manage data such as injuries and illnesses, environmental metrics, risk assessments, EHS action items and other pertinent information

  • Creates training matrices to ensure that all training is defined and tracked to completion




If you are:

  • Demonstrated knowledge in EHS practices ( eg OSHA, ISO14001, MESH), Local EHS statutory regulations , Comprehension of Eaton, Industry and country EHS requirements.

  • Must be a registered Workplace Safety and Health Officer (WSHO) with MOM, Preferred Professional Certified Hazardous substance Manager / Certified Industrial Hygienist , Preferred ISO14001 Lead auditor

  • Degree in occupational safety, industrial hygiene, environmental discipline or equivalent

  • Around  5 years of experience in similar capacity with emphasis in environmental, health and safety program management and employee training in manufacturing environment

  • Adept at utilization of company-wide system for reporting EHS data and information

  • Ability to lead and support cross-functional EHS teams

Yes! Because you are the one we are looking for, we hope to hear from you now!

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Job: Environmental Health & Safety

Region: Asia Pacific
Organization: HYD Hydraulics Group

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within hiring region only
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 064144