What you’ll be doing...

You will be part of a highly functional team that successfully manages the completion of goals and objectives in the following environment, health and safety (EHS) areas:

  • Gap Assessment - identify key areas for strategic improvement in overall EHS management systems
  • Project and program management - work with employees at various levels and across business units within the overall organizations to design and implement projects designed to improve overall EHS performance and efficiency
  • Develop, update and implement EHS programsand procedures.
  • Identify strategies to best utilize technology and data to drive overall efficiency and effectiveness of EHS programs
  • Participate in EHS audits and assessments
  • Lead, initiate, and manage a philosophy of continuous improvement in EHS.
  • Support the entire EHS team in attaining departmental goals and objectives.
  • Act in support of and as a role model for Verizon's goals of safety for everyone; at work, at home and on the road.

What we’re looking for...

We are seeking an energetic self-starter who wants to be a transformative member of a world-class EHS team.

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Four or more years of relevant EHS work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in EHS studies, Engineering, Science or other technical related field.
  • Six or more years of experience in a related EHScorporate or compliance role.
  • Experience with managing, auditing or implementing EHS or quality management systems (ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, and ISO 9001).
  • Professional certification from a nationally recognized board (Certified Safety Professional, Certified Safety Auditor, Certified Industrial Hygienist, or similar certification).
  • In-depth technical knowledge of current EHS regulations.
  • Ability to work independently, and also as part of ateam.
  • Ability to effectively communicate at all levels of the organization.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills and ability to develop positive working relationships.
  • Ability to manage ambiguity and lead change.
  • Ability to influence without direct authority.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees' differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.