8 hours
2018-08-162018-09-15

Regional Manager - Quality, Environmental, Health & Safety - QEHS - Central Region Only

UnitedHealth Group
Atlanta, GA
  • Job Code
    779634
779634 Regional Manager Quality Environmental Health Safety QEHS Central Region Only

Regional Manager - Quality, Environmental, Health & Safety - QEHS - Central Region Only (779634)

Position Description

The Regional Manager drives safety performance across a multi-site environment, ensuring best practice and engagement with operations at sites to establish an industry leading safety culture. Serve as the company's Safety representative for assigned region, providing technical safety expertise as well as knowledge of industry standards and best practices. Conducts safety meetings, worksite inspections, identifies hazards and safety violations. Establishes appropriate measures and ensures all deficiencies and violations are corrected in a timely manner. Oversee the investigation process of incidents occurring in assigned region. Drives forward safety performance across all operational sites, ensuring continuous improvement and provides feed back to the executive leadership team. Conducts project safety inspections, training programs and audits as necessary.

 

Arranges monthly safety meetings with operations at respective locations to ensure best practice and commitment to company safety goals.  Completes and submits accident reports. Ensure company compliance in relation to industry regulator standards (OSHA). Regional Manager must be able to drive “a zero injury safety culture without compromise.” This is a critical position that is responsible for enforcing a culture of safety and related quality inspections, audits, meetings, and data for a large regional network of pharmacies. This position reports up to the Director, QEHS and will be responsible for national and regional audit and inspection programs for quality and safety. Position can be located at any one of the National sites, Regional sites, or Home Infusion sites that are centrally located to an airport, and accessible via car or plane.

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in scientific area (i.e. engineering, chemistry, biology) or related discipline

  • Expert on OSHA regulations, Hazmat / Hazwaste

  • Must be a coach, mentor and educator and team oriented

  • Must be willing to travel (20% travel)

  • 7+ years’ related experience and in-depth knowledge of environment, health and safety regulations required.

  • 7+ years’ experience having managed regional / distributed sites (safety)

  • 7+ years’ progressive EHS experience within a high-risk manufacturing environment

  • Demonstrated knowledge of process safety and risk assessment tools and techniques (i.e. FMEA)

  • Sound working knowledge of Good Laboratory Practices (GLPs), Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), Clean-Room, and government regulatory requirements and guidelines

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Chemical Safety Professional (CSP), Certified Hazardous Materials Management (CHMM), and Occupational Health

  • Certified Auditor

 

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

 

 

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.     

 

UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.   

  

 

Job Keywords: OSHA, Management, Manufacturing, Regional Manager - Quality, Environmental, Health & Safety, QEHS, Atlanta, Georgia, GA, Orlando, Florida, FL

Job Details

  • Contest Number779634
  • Job TitleRegional Manager - Quality, Environmental, Health & Safety - QEHS - Central Region Only
  • Job FamilyBusiness Operations
  • Business SegmentOptumRx

Job Location Information

  • Atlanta, GA
    United States
    North America
  • Other LocationsOrlando, FL

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelYes, 25 % of the Time
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusExempt

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