Website Diageo

    Lebanon, KY
    Engineering Safety Manager

Apply online: DIAGEO.COM

  • Job Description :

Purpose of Role:

    • Standardization on ways of working between Engineering CAPEX projects across the U.S., Canada, and the Virgin Islands.
    • Ensure fluid communications between General Contractor, sub-contractors, and Diageo
    • Drive proactive, risk adverse safety culture on each project site
    • Benchmarking with global EHS requirements, develop standardized program for the North America region while ensuring compliance with Global, Federal and Local regulations.
    • Leadership accountability for all aspects of Risk Management (environmental, health, safety and security) for active construction sites.
    • Identify, mitigate, and manage the risks at each project location.  Work directly with project management and recommend preventative and corrective actions.
    • Ensure that all projects meet or exceed State and Federal environmental, safety and risk requirements, Diageo’s Global Risk Management Standards, Diageo’s operational excellence standards, and our compliance and ethics policies.
    • Conduct regular check-ins and seek progress updates with engineering teams working onsite at project locations.
    • Travel to project sites as necessary
    • Develop safety plan for each project
    • Secure and vet third party EHS project managers and or environmental support for each active project location.

Decision Making:

    • Drive strategic planning and decision-making regarding Governance for all projects.
    • Daily decisions required to resolve project safety issues.
    • High degree of integrity, business code of conduct required in all decisions.

Complexity of Role:

    • Develops Governance programs, KPI’s and targets.  Tracks and reports as required.
    • Relationships with all site project teams, government agencies.
    • Benchmark against industry and other Diageo locations.
    • Recognized as a subject matter expert; has a high level of governance expertise.
    • In-depth knowledge of EHS regulations.
    • Ability to operate/lead cross-functional teams in support of local, regional, or corporate programs.
    • Ability to manage projects remotely when travel to specific location is not feasible
    • Capable of applying functional expertise to solving issues across active projects.
    • Conduct audits of active sites
    • Develop and deliver contractor safety site orientation and refresher training
    • Complete detailed RCPS and make corrective action recommendations

Key Outputs/Deliverables:

    • Lead and drive the strategy and tactical plans to continuously improve and sustain performance from an environmental, Health and Safety, risk and assurance point of view.
    • Ensure project sites have clear standards established in order for them to focus on effectively executing their responsibilities toward all elements of a world-class risk management plan.
    • Inspire and motivate contractors to achieve EHS performance.
    • Proactively responds to changes while ensuring compliance at all time to all local, state, federal, and corporate requirements.

Qualifications and Experience Required:

    • CSP preferred
    • 10+ years track record in Construction Safety
    • English language required
    • Highly motivated, self-starter, with proven leadership skills
    • High degree of technical knowledge of construction safety and process safety.
    • Understanding of Environmental Regulations across the U.S and Canada is a plus
    • Operational experience preferably in the beverage/alcohol business is a plus

Location is flexible to:

    • Plainfield, IL
    • Baltimore, MD
    • Louisville, KY
    • Lebanon, KY
    • Shelbyville, KY
    • Tullahoma, TN

Worker Type :

Fixed Term Contract (Fixed Term)

Primary Location:

Plainfield Tech Centre

Additional Locations :

Lebanon, Relay, Shelbyville, Stitzel Weller, Tullahoma

Job Posting Start Date :



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