We currently have an opening for an Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist within our Environmental Health & Safety group. The position will be located at our Racine, WI facility.
Cree Lighting, A company of IDEAL INDUSTRIES, is an LED lighting pioneer known for being first – first to bring LED lighting to the masses, first to deliver no compromise white light, and first to offer a sensor-integrated intelligent lighting platform with the push of a button. Our innovative LED solutions are designed for indoor, outdoor and intelligent lighting applications. Our cutting-edge technology delivers reliable performance and value beyond light for office and industrial buildings, schools and universities, municipalities, automotive dealerships, healthcare facilities, and more.
This position is responsible for executing EHS programs and provide a safe, compliant and effective work environment for 900 employees in R&D, manufacturing and distribution across two sites in the Racine area. EHS Specialist will work collaboratively with the EHS Team and internal customers to examine potential environmental, health and safety issues and assist with controls. EHS Specialist will assist EHS Manager and team with policy and procedure development and implementation.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Safety examples include:
Environmental and Sustainability examples include:
Security and Emergency Response examples include:
TRAITS AND SKILLS
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to sit; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move 50 pounds.