EHS Engineer

Job Description

Eaton’s Vehicle Group division is currently seeking a EHS Engineer to join our team. This position is based at our Aguascalientes facility.

The EHS Engineer is responsible for ensures plant level EHS programs, policies, procedures and systems are developed, implemented and sustained to ensure compliance with local, state and federal regulatory requirements and conformance with Eaton Corporation mandates, while supervising waste water treatment on site.

Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.

Some activities related with the position will be:

  • Environmental
    • Develops/maintains chemical emergency response plans and ensures drills are performed to document plan effectiveness.  May serve as the plant emergency coordinator.

    • Evaluates proposed projects and proposed new chemicals and ensures plans are in-place and implemented to address EHS compliance issues

    • Supports and plant’s ISO 14001 EMS
    • Ensures required employee EHS training is completed on-time and documented.

  • May perform training.
    • Develops and implements plant programs, policies and procedures to conform to Eaton EHS mandates, e.g. MESH, ISO 14001, PASST, Industria Limpia

    • Investigates EHS incidents/accidents to determine root causes and prepares and implements corrective action plans.

    • Leads Energy Management initiatives in the site aligned to MESH CAT 2.

  • Health & Safety (Is a combined job with environmental)

    • Ensures all required plant safety & security inspections are performed and documented, e.g. , fire extinguishers, fire risers, emergency response equipment, safety showers, eyes wash stations, emergency lights, ladders, housekeeping, entry points, CCTV controls. And that corrective actions are completed for identified deficiencies,

    • Facilitates accident and near-miss investigations and ensures root causes are identified and corrective actions implemented.

    • Ensures the MSDS database is up-to-date for all materials.

    • Performs and maintains current JSA´s & Risk Assessments

    • Leads security system on site and ensures procedures are followed updated and establishes corrective actions to findings and project execution.

    • Coordinates 24/7 council to build Safety acumen with LOP’s and key elements within the organization.

    • Coordinates RPN reduction projects for the site based on plant wide risk assessment and using hierarchy of controls on a monthly basis.

    • Manages medical service resources from an administrative standpoint and ensures ergonomic assessments and improvements are executed in a systematic manner.

When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.  

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Required (Basic) Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Comprehension of industry/state/country specific environmental, health, and safety requirements.

  • Thorough knowledge and training for EHS systems development and deployment.

  • Understanding of manufacturing technologies and processes.

  • Management systems / international standards (ISO, OSHA)

Position Success Criteria :

  • Listening
  • Effective Communication
  • Nonverbal communication
  • Connecting with others
  • Negotiation
  • Conflict resolution

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Environmental Health & Safety

Region: Latin America
Organization: VEH NAA North America Auto

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?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time