Sr. Specialist, Environment


CA-San Diego, US

Contract Type:  Regular Full-Time
Area:  Maintenance / General Services / Facilities
Req Id:  333407

Do you want to join an international team working to improve the future of healthcare? Do you want to improve the lives of millions of people? Grifols is a global healthcare company which, since its foundation in Barcelona in 1909, has been working to improve the health and well-being of people all over the world. Our four divisions - Bioscience, Diagnostic, Hospital and Bio Supplies - develop, produce and market innovative medicines, solutions and services in more than 100 countries and regions.


The incumbent will help develop, drive and sustain a comprehensive Environmental program that ensures regulatory compliance and promotes a strong culture of environmental, and health & safety protection.       


Primary responsibilities for role


● Implement the regulatory compliance program including monitoring completion of regulatory activities and implementing compliance inspections and audits                                                 

● Assist with the implementation and maintenance of the E, H&S management system for ISO 14001

● Assist with the implementation of the Environmental training program                       

● Work with Safety Teams to promote a strong environmental and safety culture, and conduct walkthroughs with Managers and employees                                                      

● Assist with monitoring and reporting Environmental KPI's, and update to the Corporate Environment Department                                                      

● Promote opportunities for improvement and environmental goals                                                    

● Assist with internal and external Environmental audits                                                          

● Communicate and train any new compliance obligations that could affect other departments

● Assist with maintaining Environmental database for corrective action tracking                       

● Assist with the Environmental sustainability targets and objectives                                                   

● Conduct incident investigations as needed                                                   

● Help manage Environmental programs in Air Emissions, Hazardous Waste, Wastewater, Stormwater, SPCC, Biological Waste                                                       

● Maintain current required training including, RCRA, DOT, and Hazmat Tech training               

● Participate on emergency response team  


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

• Must have excellent leadership and influencing skills;

• Demonstrated problem solving and program management skills;

• Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills;

• Results driven with a passion for safety;

• Ability to work with minimal supervision and excel in dynamic working teams

• Computer proficiency (e.g. advanced SharePoint and Excel)  



  • Bachelor’s degree or depending on experience




Depending on the area of assignment, directly related experience or a combination of directly related education and experience and/or competencies may be considered in place of the stated requirements.  Example:  If a job level requires a bachelor’s degree plus 5 years of experience, an equivalency could include 7 years of experience, an Associate’s degree with 7 years of experience, or a Master’s degree with 3 years of experience. 


Occupational Demands:

  • May occasionally lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise manipulate objects up to 25 pounds in weight, and/or lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise manipulate objects up to 10 pounds in weight frequently or continuously.


EEO Minorities/ Disability/Veterans

Grifols is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all Federal, State and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of race, color, age, national origin, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship, genetic disposition or characteristics, disability or veteran's status or any other classification protected by applicable State/Federal laws.  We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with Criminal Histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles’ Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.


Location: NORTH AMERICA : USA : CA-San Diego:USSDW - San Diego CA - Willow Ct Mfg 


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Nearest Major Market: San Diego