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Manager/Senior Manager, EH&S

MedImmune, LLC

Philadelphia, PA
Posted Date:
Position Type:
Full time
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Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
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Job Description

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Job reference: R-013137
Posted date: Aug. 25, 2017

At AstraZeneca we turn ideas into life changing medicines. Working here means being entrepreneurial, thinking big and working together to make the impossible a reality. We’re focused on the potential of science to address the unmet needs of patients around the world. We commit to those areas where we think we can really change the course of medicine and bring big new ideas to life. As a Manager/Senior Manager, EH&S in Philadelphia, PA you’ll play a pivotal role in channeling our scientific capabilities to make a positive impact on changing patients’ lives.

Operations at AstraZeneca is a truly world-class business unit. It offers one of the most exciting, fast paced, challenging and rewarding work environments in the world of operations, supply chain and manufacturing.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

Develops, implements, revises and/or maintains environment, health & safety programs to ensure compliance with all applicable government regulations and company standards and values.

Performs accident management activities, including injury management, investigations and associated recordkeeping.  Identifies, implements and tracks corrective actions to prevent recurrence.

Maintains injury records in accordance with government regulations and corporate practices. 

Manages the workers' compensation process, if applicable.

Performs hazard assessments and other EHS evaluations, including employee monitoring. Surveys, compiles and analyzes data relating to risks. 

Manages life safety, fire and property risk management programs. 

Works with corporate staff, site personnel and insurers to manage risks.

Secures, revises and/or maintains applicable environmental and hazardous materials permits

Chairs Site Safety Committee thereby fostering employee involvement in EHS activities. 

Identifies and addresses site EHS issues and employee concerns via the Committee.

Develops implements and maintains employee training programs for topics related to health, safety

and the environment.

Responsible for developing appropriate emergency plans and response capabilities. 

Available to respond to emergencies during off-hours (evenings, weekends, holidays)

Stays abreast of new government regulations as they are promulgated, as well as new developments in

 industry (best practices).

Builds relationships with key departments to foster support for EHS programs.

Directs activities of various contractors assisting with waste management, safety equipment maintenance or other functional activities.



5-10+ years’ experience

Bachelors:  Safety, Industrial Hygiene, Environmental Sciences, Engineering

Technical Expertise: CSP, CIH, CHMM, or PE

Next Steps – Apply today!

To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please complete the full application on our website at your earliest convenience – it is the only way that our Recruiter and Hiring Manager can know that you feel well qualified for this opportunity.  If you know someone who would be a great fit, please share this posting with them.

AstraZeneca is an equal opportunity employer. AstraZeneca will consider all qualified applicants for employment without discrimination on grounds of disability, sex or sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity leave status, race or national or ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, gender identity or re-assignment, marital or civil partnership status, protected veteran status (if applicable) or any other characteristic protected by law. AstraZeneca only employs individuals with the right to work in the country/ies where the role is advertised.