Are you an Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) professional looking for an opportunity of a lifetime? Ready to leave your “safety mark” at the world’s largest retailer? We would love to hear from you.
At Walmart, we have always believed that our Associates’ life and health are pricelessly valuable. Walmart’s Supply Chain is in the process of transforming our Environmental, Health and Safety program, and we are building our organization to ensure we reach our goal of a Zero Injury workplace. We are looking for individuals who:
As a Senior Director I, EHS, you are an equal member of the Operations Senior Leadership Team in a significantly growing and evolving omni-channel supply chain that will work hand-in-hand horizontally with the leadership team to drive the “Pursuit of Perfection of Safety, Quality, Service and Cost.”
You will be responsible for developing, communicating, implementing, and executing the overall EHS strategy for one of Walmart’s Supply Chain networks (Grocery, Ambient, eCommerce, Transportation). You will report to the Walmart Supply Chain Vice President of EHS and will manage a team of up to 5 Divisional EHS Managers responsible for approximately 50 Distribution/Fulfillment facilities.
You will use your EHS subject matter expertise, leadership skills and project management experience to drive continual EHS improvement within your Supply Chain network. You will quickly identify top talent and engage, enable and empower them to identify top losses and risks and implement changes to mitigate them.
As the functional leader you must continually evaluate and build your network’s EHS team, providing coaching and direction, as necessary, to ensure key objectives are met. As the Senior Director I, EHS , you understand that EHS is a support function that assists and enables our customer, Supply Chain Operations, to carry out safe operations on a day-to-day basis. You will work closely with your operations stakeholders, to understand their needs and deliver impactful plans, programs, projects, and processes to ensure they can meet their EHS goals.
Our ideal candidate has:
You realize you are only as strong as your team. You effectively manage team performance and continuously push your team to improve and grow. As the leader of an operational support function you recognize the importance of and have demonstrated your ability to effectively communicate and influence your key stakeholders. You must be able to effectively form and communicate strong business cases to support EHS initiatives to garner support. You must be comfortable having courageous conversations when necessary to ensure that the safety mission is realized.
Option 1: Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Safety Management; Industrial Hygiene; Environmental Science, Chemical/Industrial/Mechanical Engineering or related field AND 6 years' experience in the field of Environmental, Health and Safety within Supply Chain, Retail, Manufacturing, Engineering, or related field.
Option 2: 8 years' experience in the field of Environmental, Health and Safety within Supply Chain, Retail, Manufacturing, Engineering, or related field.
4 years' experience in Continuous Improvement methodologies (for example Total Productive Maintenance (TPM), World Class Manufacturing (WCM) , Lean Six Sigma) within Supply Chain or manufacturing environments.
1 or More Degreed Certifications (Associate Safety Professional; Certified Safety Professional; Certified Industrial Hygienist; Graduate Safety Practitioner) or Non-degreed certifications (Safety Management Specialist; Occupational Hygiene and Safety Technician; Safety Trained Supervisor; North American Transportation Management Institute Certified Director of Safety; North American Transportation Management Institute Certified safety Supervisor; Safety Management Specialist; Certified Safety Manager; Safety Director; Licensed Safety Professional; Certified Safety and Health Manager; Construction Health and Safety Technician), Microsoft Office Suite; SharePoint and OneDrive
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