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Associate EHS Manager, R&D

Company: Tesla, Inc.
Location: Palo Alto
Posted on: September 15, 2023

Job Description:

Job Category Environmental, Health, Safety & Security What to Expect The R&D EHS Associate Manager drives the development andexecution of our overall EHS Management System for Research and Development(R&D) site locations specific to Palo Alto, CA. This role isresponsible for managing direct reports and overseeing technical work in a widerange of EHS disciplines. The ideal candidate has successful management systemimplementation experience and a proven history of leading and developing healthand safety leaders. The EHS AM works strategically with Engineering (Design,Hardware, & Software) Lab managers, Office / Admin staff, Facilities, Construction,Workplace, and health and safety team members to ensure that we maintain a safework environment for our employees. What You'll Do

  • Manage day-to-day EHS operations and strategy for Tesla's TechnologyDevelopment organizations
  • Ensure compliance with Local, State and Federalenvironmental, health, and safety regulators
  • Interface with regulatory agencies on complex permitting,reporting and compliance-related issues
  • Assist with the development, standardization, and continuousimprovement of -laboratory facilities. -
  • Oversee incident reporting and analysis processes and theimplementation of corrective actions to prevent reoccurrence of injuries
  • Develop and execute tailored programs for experimental / labwork such as LOTO, NFPA 70E, Hazard Communication, Emergency Response, Unattendedtest, Waste Management, Recycling, Ergonomics, Respiratory Protection, HearingConservation, etc.
  • Coordinate with Global Shared Services teams (IndustrialHygiene, Environmental Compliance, Ergonomics, Construction, etc.)
  • Provide education and training on health and safety goals totechnicians, engineers, and leadership
  • Analyze EHS data and reports trends; recommend and overseeplans for corrective actions
  • Complete monthly reports and maintain risk reduction plansfor all sites
  • Conduct Risk Assessments and establish JSA's / JHA's / SWP's
  • Operate as a change agent driving continuous improvementacross the organization What You'll Bring
    • 6-8 years of experience in a similar Lab, R&D,Technology development environment
    • Bachelor's degree in Occupational Safety, Industrial Safety,Environmental Health, Industrial Hygiene, or Safety-related discipline.
    • Master's degree or certifications (CSP, CHMM, CPE, CIH) arepreferred
    • Strong understanding of and experience with R&Doperations
    • Advanced knowledge of CAL-OSHA policies
    • Advanced knowledge of local, state and federal regulatoryagencies and requirements
    • Practical, hands-on experience with the following: equipmentsafety, environmental compliance and permitting, waste management, complianceinitiatives, process implementation, risk assessment, root cause analysis
    • Ability to influence and communicate effectively with alllevels of management
    • Ability to work effectively and efficiently under pressurewhile managing competing demands and tight deadlines
    • Working knowledge of Human and Organizational PerformanceHOP -
    • Ability and willingness to respond to site emergencies 24hours a day, 7 days a week, as needed -
    • Availability to travel, -20% of the time.
    • Oversee multiple sites, with the potential to take on moreand grow scope. Compensation and Benefits Benefits
      Along with competitive pay, as a full-time Tesla employee, you are eligible for the following benefits at day 1 of hire:
      • Aetna PPO and HSA plans > 2 medical plan options with $0 payroll deduction
      • Family-building, fertility, adoption and surrogacy benefits
      • Dental (including orthodontic coverage) and vision plans, both have options with a $0 paycheck contribution
      • Company Paid (Health Savings Account) HSA Contribution when enrolled in the High Deductible Aetna medical plan with HSA
      • Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
      • LGBTQ+ care concierge services
      • 401(k) with employer match, Employee Stock Purchase Plans, and other financial benefits
      • Company paid Basic Life, AD&D, short-term and long-term disability insurance
      • Employee Assistance Program
      • Sick and Vacation time (Flex time for salary positions), and Paid Holidays
      • Back-up childcare and parenting support resources
      • Voluntary benefits to include: critical illness, hospital indemnity, accident insurance, theft & legal services, and pet insurance
      • Weight Loss and Tobacco Cessation Programs
      • Tesla Babies program
      • Commuter benefits
      • Employee discounts and perks program
        Expected Compensation
        $84,000 - $222,000/annual salary + cash and stock awards + benefits

        Pay offered may vary depending on multiple individualized factors, including market location, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. The total compensation package for this position may also include other elements dependent on the position offered. Details of participation in these benefit plans will be provided if an employee receives an offer of employment.

        Tesla is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.Tesla is also committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. Please let your recruiter know if you need an accommodation at any point during the interview process.Privacy is a top priority for Tesla. We build it into our products and view it as an essential part of our business. To understand more about the data we collect and process as part of your application, please view our Tesla Talent Privacy Notice

Keywords: Tesla, Inc., Palo Alto , Associate EHS Manager, R&D, Executive , Palo Alto, California

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