EHS Coordinator

Date: Nov 22, 2021

Location: Pleasanton, CA, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: None

Requisition ID: 5128

 

About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a global provider of clinically effective medical technologies designed to improve the health and quality of people’s lives. We apply purpose driven innovation – a relentless pursuit of identifying unmet clinical needs – to benefit patients and healthcare providers. Our portfolio is diverse, with solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, interventional cardiology, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, interventional urology, urology, emergency medicine and respiratory care. Teleflex employees worldwide are united in the understanding that what we do every day makes a difference. For more information, please visit teleflex.com.

 

Interventional Urology – NeoTract is dedicated to developing innovative, minimally invasive and clinically effective devices that address unmet needs in the field of urology. As part of the Teleflex Interventional Urology business unit, NeoTract’s focus is on improving the standard of care for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) using the UroLift® System, a minimally invasive, permanent implant system that treats symptoms while preserving sexual function*1,2. The UroLift System is clinically proven to treat lower urinary tract symptoms due to BPH in men over the age of 45. The UroLift System lifts or holds the enlarged prostate tissue out of the way so it no longer blocks the urethra. There is no cutting, heating or removal of prostate tissue. More than 175,000 men have been treated with the UroLift System in select markets worldwide.** Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives. 

 * No instances of new, sustained erectile or ejaculatory dysfunction in the FDA pivotal study.

** Management estimate based on product sales and average units per procedure

  1. Roehrborn, J Urology 2013 LIFT Study
  2. McVary, J Sex Med 2014

Indicated for the treatment of symptoms of an enlarged prostate up to 100cc in men 45 years or older. As with any medical procedure, individual results may vary. Most common side effects are temporary and include pain or burning with urination, blood in the urine, pelvic pain, urgent need to urinate and/or the inability to control the urge.1 Rare side effects, including bleeding and infection, may lead to a serious outcome and may require intervention. Speak with your doctor to determine if you may be a candidate.

Position Summary

The Environmental Health Safety (EHS) Coordinator is responsible for assisting the EHS Specialist with tasks related to safety and environmental hazards in the workplace as well as administrative needs for recordkeeping, audits, permits, ergonomics and injury & illness. Contribute and implement to the EHS Training Plans.

Principal Responsibilities

•    Practice safe working techniques and re-enforce the safety policies, guidelines, and procedures as set out by the Company. Provide guidance and direction with EHS programs at the employee / supervisory level to ensure a common and effective approach to have a safe working environment.
•    Assist in the compliance process and responsible for coordinating regulatory programs and its applications to all employees, and take the lead in mitigating EHS gap analysis, correcting deficiencies, perform daily and monthly safety inspections 
•    Maintain records of safety performance and regularly report results and trends to company management, all logs and documentation associated with permits and regulatory requirements are maintained according to OSHA regulations pertaining to recordkeeping.
•    Knowledge in Industrial hygiene sampling activities and related processes
•    Assist with review of accidents and incidents which occur along with assisting with reporting the corrective actions
•    Maintain and update as needed SOP’s for all safe work practices and equipment and utilize them in the day-to-day training
•    Participate in the development of safety guidelines and related environmental health and safety communications and educational information
•    Develop, coordinate and present training programs in general safety and site-specific training as it relates to health and safety.
•    Support facility growth and expansion
     o    Air permitting (when applicable)
     o    Recycling/Waste minimization activities
     o    Regulatory Issues
     o    Safety equipment
•    Perform other duties as requested
 

Education / Experience Requirements

•    Associates or Bachelor's degree in Occupational safety, or equivalent experience
•    2 or more years’ experience in a manufacturing environment, leading environmental and safety compliance
•    OSHA General Industry 10 hours 
 

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Understanding of local, state and federal OSHA rules and regulations
•    Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•    Ability to manage multiple projects and prioritize workload
•    Ability to flex training styles to audience to increase learning and maximize understanding
•    Must have strong organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills.
 

 

Teleflex, Inc. is an affirmative action & equal opportunity employer. D/V/M/F. Applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status. If you require accommodation to apply for a position, please contact us at: 262-439-1894.

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.

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