Safety Engineer

Site Name: USA - Maryland - Rockville Posted Date: Aug 18 2021 GSK currently has an opening for a Safety Engineer for our Rockville, MD site. In this role, you'll execute projects for the site to ensure compliance to the GSK Global Engineering Standards and review and approve all change controls for Engineering/EHS compliance. You'll also manage programs and maturity model progression for GSK duty holder programs (Machinery Safety, Process Safety, Electrical Safety, etc.) and manage the execution of compliance activities for the current large capital project, 2x10k (WBS #7329US-IM-16004-120), as well as other future capital projects. Key Responsibilities: Interpret GSK engineering standards, generate mitigation/action plans required for compliance to the standards, and coordinate the execution of these mitigation/action plans with the engineering team. Manage safety-related engineering programs and processes (Lockout/Tagout, Permit to Work, Contractor Management, Safety Risk Assessments, Hoisting and Rigging, Critical/Crane Lifting, etc.) Coordinate and facilitate deployment of the Safety Management programs to achieve improved identification, assessment, and management of safety hazards. Ability to identify any potential or actual adverse safety hazards and develop appropriate risk management strategies. Lead, manage, and facilitate the completion of safety risk assessments for the facility Plan mitigation of safety risks and manage projects to implement mitigation plans. Ensure that safety related documentation is developed and maintained. Creation & delivery of safety trainings, including legal code requirements, to equip the site with the internal expertise required to manage safety performance in a sustainable manner. Auditing of the safety management programs. Act as site point of contact for all safety related matters. Providing day-to-day advice & guidance on safety issues Why you? Basic Qualifications: We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals: BS Degree in Engineering At least 5 years of engineering experience Preferred Qualifications: If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus: Certifications or related job experience in Process Safety or Machinery Safety is preferred. Compliance or EHS related job experience is preferred Related job experience in Mechanical or Chemical engineering environment. Demonstrated project management expertise Broad knowledge of the engineering professional environment and associated disciplines /skills. Strong planning and program management skills Effective organization, communication, presentation and influencing skills Why GSK? Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture. 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