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Site HSE Leader - Small Sites-Santa Ana, CA

Date: Nov 16, 2021

Location: Santa Ana, CA, US

Company: GKN Aerospace Careers

About Us

GKN Aerospace is the world’s leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 50 manufacturing locations in 15 countries, we serve over 90% of the world’s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Our technologies are used in aircraft ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world to business jets and the world’s advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft.

About the opportunity

GKN Aerospace is a global engineering business. Every time you travel by air almost anywhere in the world, it is likely that GKN is helping you on your way. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for original equipment manufacturers around the world. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to be better in everything we do.

We are looking for people who want to make a difference, talented members with the skills and passions to become the best of the future in what they do.

Job Summary

Manage and develop Health, Safety and Environment for the site.


Job Responsibilities


• Lead, champion and deploy the GKN Aerospace HSE policies and procedures throughout the site
• Develop and implement the site HSE CI plan to meet the objectives for site, Region and GKN Aerospace
• Report and manage all incidents with appropriate agencies and GKN Aerospace
• Ensure statutory compliance of the site
• Set targets for site HSE performance
• Provide reports as required on site HSE performance
• Manage Risk Assessment activities at the site, identifying hazards and aspects
• Support Health and Safety and Environmental site certifications as required
• Ensure employees are trained and competent in relation to HSE

Job Qualifications


Required Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree with a focus on Health, Safety and Environment
• 10+ years of experience in Health, Safety and Environment
• 10+ years of experience utilizing industry, national and local HSE requirements
• 10+ years of experience with ISO certifications (14001, 50001, 45001)


Preferred Qualifications:

• GKN Experience
• Good communication and people skills, with ability to lead and influence
• Proficient with Microsoft applications including Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook
• Grad IOSH or equivalent
• Presentation skills
• Problem solving and investigation skills
• Experience of leading projects

Diversity Inclusion and Belonging (DIB)

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.


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Nearest Major Market: Orange County
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles