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Safety Engineer / Grand Prairie, TX

Apply Now Job ID: 502466BR Date posted: Sep. 27, 2019 City: Grand Prairie State: Texas
Description:Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control (MFC) has an opportunity for a Safety Engineer at Grand Prairie, Texas to support a growing campus and workforce engaged in the research, design, test, production, assembly, and transportation of precision engagement aerospace and defense systems.

The Safety Engineer will support MFC in the ongoing management and enhancement of environmental, safety and health (ESH) programs, regulatory compliance, and provide technical and service-oriented support to plant personnel and functions. Candidate will represent the organization across multiple levels of the company and demonstrate the ability to effectively communicate organization strategy and objectives.

Candidate will assist with ESH program assessments, mishap investigations and safety incident reviews. Candidate will also be responsible for developing and delivering contractual and regulatory data deliverables; collecting and delivering on ESH metrics; supporting organizational ESH initiatives; providing customer support to employees and programs; and the development of program enhancements relative to overall ESH compliance. The candidate must be able to work on-call and varied shifts on occasion and may be required to travel infrequently.

Primary responsibilities include:
- Oversee the office and industrial ergonomics programs;
- Oversee work permitting processes, such as confined space, hot work, hazardous energy control, equipment commissioning, and construction and maintenance safety;
- Manage evaluation, selection, and approval of personal protective equipment;
- Support floor walks and hazard elimination activities;
- Write and update safety and health processes and procedures;
- Track and support indicators of safety performance and support injury reduction initiatives;
- Assist with emergency response activities and incident investigations;
- Support employee training, engagement, and outreach;
- Aid in compliance and auditing efforts related to programs of responsibility.

Candidate will also be responsible for:
- Developing, administering, and implementing programs to maintain safety compliance with key regulatory programs.
- Managing program performance in assigned areas through effective communications, project management, and development of continuous improvement initiatives.
- Providing technical direction and agile, problem-solving techniques to address emerging issues.
- Collecting and presenting ESH metrics.
Basic Qualifications:
- Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline.
- Competent with applicable regulatory and consensus standards such as OSHA, NFPA, ANSI, ASME, etc.
- Excellent customer service and collaborative skills.
- Strong written and verbal communication skills.
- Proficient with computer-based tools and applications (Microsoft Office business program).
- Ability to work independently and as part of a larger team.
- Ability to obtain and hold a government secret security clearance.
Desired Skills:
- Bachelor's or Master's degree from an accredited university in occupational safety and health or ESH-related discipline.
- Well-rounded experience in the environmental, safety and health disciplines.
- Experience in and supporting manufacturing and laboratory research and development operations, and experience working directly with supervisors and employees to address issues.
- Incident investigation and data analysis skills.
- Demonstrated customer oriented approach and project management skills.
- Knowledge of and experience with ESH management systems, such as ISO 14001, 45001, OSHA VPP; Lead auditor certification a plus.
- Experience with lean manufacturing and continual improvement; Green Belt or Black Belt certified a plus.
- Certifications in the ESH profession.
- Experience with emerging technologies and applications relative to the ESH function.
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional Business Unit: ESS0385 MISSILES AND FIRE CONTROL Relocation Available: Possible Career Area: Environment Safety and Health Clearance Level: Secret Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day Shift: First Apply Now

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