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Air Liquide develops innovative technologies and sustainable solutions, optimizing the use of air and the planet's natural resources, enabling progress and preserving life. Located in over 75 countries, we have more than 1,000,000 customers globally in diverse industries such as steel, food and beverage, electronics and pharmaceuticals. By using gases naturally present in the atmosphere, Air Liquide separates and purifies them into oxygen, nitrogen, argon, and various rare gases and then distributes them to clientele by pipeline, compression, cylinders, or in some cases, produced directly on a client's site. Air Liquide also uses other natural resources of gas to produce other gases caused by chemical reaction of their clients' usage (hydrogen, carbon dioxide, acetylene, helium, ozone, carbon monoxide.

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Requisition Number: 8688
Job Title: Safety Operations Manager
Area of Interest: Health, Safety, Environment & Quality
Country: U.S.
City: Fremont
State / Province: California
Job Description:

The science of electronics is transforming exponentially through innovation and connectivity around the planet. Every day, breakthroughs are making technologies - from micro-processors, memory chips and flat panels to photovoltaic cells - even smaller and more powerful, opening up countless new possibilities in how the world lives, works and connects. Air Liquide Advanced Materials grows by enabling our customers to innovate. Our ALOHATM and Voltaix® products are critical to the manufacture of the newest computer chips required for Big Data and the Internet of Things. To enhance our execution from discovery to delivery ("lab-to-fab"), we are adding talented people to our team.

This role requires a highly motivated, people-oriented person for the proactive, practical application of HSES commitments to the operation and to the day-to-day behaviors of all employees. This individual will provide leadership in developing, implementing, improving and managing HSES policies, procedures, practices, and projects including nourishing a culture in which HSES is the highest priority. Individual leads HSES Technicians in one or more manufacturing locations to meet ALAM's HSES objectives.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provides technical support for on-going HSES projects, problem solving, investigations including site inspections and audits, and activities;
  • Assist in developing an effective HSES communication process to make HSES priorities and performance visible;
  • Partners with Operations, R&D, Engineering, etc. to ensure safe and compliant ALAM operations;
  • Facilitates and participates in job safety analysis, process hazard analysis and pre-startup safety review teams including the driving of inherently safer technology, preference for engineering solutions and ‘doing it right the first time' concept;
  • Organize and maintain HSES performance, compliance, policy and procedural information including electronic backup of critical information;
  • Develops and implements industry best practice systems for an effective HSES program while maintaining compliance with applicable regulatory requirements, reporting, HSES statistics and trend analysis;
  • Research and keep informed of pertinent information and developments with state regulations;
  • Develop and maintain local agency relationships including Community Advisory Panel, security, emergency response, etc.;
  • Works with HSES Technical subject matter experts to implement local improvements and changes to meet requirements;
  • Manage local site security requirements and improvements;
  • Involves & engages employees in developing HSES programs, processes and performance measures;
  • Monitor the completion of action items generated from Safety Helpdesk, HSES audits, inspections and incident investigations;
  • Provides on-the-floor HSES coaching and recognition; and
  • Assists with implementation and support of HSES Team responsibilities.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Chemistry, Environmental or Occupational Safety
  • 5+ years of applicable HSES work experience in chemical manufacturing or high-hazard environment
  • Passion for HSES as demonstrated by a strong commitment
  • Ability to influence others
  • A demonstrated commitment to a participative, solution-orientated work environment.
  • Ability to develop and effectively deliver training
  • Project management skills to include the ability to develop and implement HSES processes
  • Strong, engaging, people-centered leadership style
  • Proactive, assertive and ability to work with a sense of urgency
  • Ability to plan, prioritize and work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Demonstrated computer skills and proficiency
  • High level of integrity, strong work ethic, good judgment and problem solving skills

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Training and certifications in OSHA, DOT, DHS and RCRA

PLEASE NOTE: Air Liquide will not accept resumes from third party vendors. Any resumes received from an agency through this website will be considered free of any fees or changes.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Everyone will be considered for employment, promotions, transfers, and other conditions of employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disabilities, age, Vietnam era veteran status, disabled veteran status, separated veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans, other protected veterans, marital status, sexual orientation, political affiliation, or any other basis prohibited by state or federal law.

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