The position will provide safety expertise and leadership to plan, implement and oversee the organization’s safety programs across the factories, engineering centers, distribution centers and sales offices in Asia and MEA.
He / She is required to establish and drive continuous improvement in culture, prevention, and compliance activities related to Emerson safety expectations as well as local jurisdiction requirements.
The person will also be the point of contact for security programs for Asia / MEA.
This role will be reporting to the VP HR, Asia & MEA and dotted reporting to the Director Safety, ComRes Global.
Develop and implement safety standards to ensure necessary programs are in place to reduce injury risk and to comply with Emerson safety requirements.
Establish and evaluate training programs to educate employees and contractors at our premises about safety policies, practices and regulatory requirements, and in promoting the culture and priorities for safety to all sites and offices
Accelerate skills and competencies for local safety leaders, conduct safety audits and work with global safety leader or counterparts in the organization in creating high awareness and performance in safety at facility level and also at field services level
Support location in developing specific safety programs according to local regulations and Emerson s requirements
Analyse performance trends and identify opportunities for continuous improvement. Drive regular review / meetings regionally, prepare reports for management review.
Act as the point of contact in coordinating Emerson security programs among sites, and also coordinate crisis management plan / programs
Work with global safety leader or counterparts in the organization in creating high awareness and performance of safety practices at facility level and also field services level
Ensure location compliance with the crisis management plan during the event of a major accident.
Degree in Engineering / Occupational Health & Safety / Chemistry or related technical field with at least 10 years’ relevant experience in manufacturing industries.
Familiarize with OSHA requirements and topics relating to occupational health and safety.
Self-starter, Agile learner, good networking skills & ability to build relationships based on trust and credibility.
Passion for safety and improvement
Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work with people from different backgrounds and culture.
Good command in English communication, Asian language fluency will be an advantage
Regular traveling within the region will be required. The position is open to be based in Hong Kong / Suzhou, China