Colleague Health and Safety Senior Specialist
Company: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Posted on: September 16, 2022
Colleague Health & Safety Senior Specialist
Location: Hybrid/ Hoboken, NJ
Our mission is to unlock human potential. We welcome you for who
you are, the background you bring, and we embrace individuals who
get excited about learning. Bring your experiences, your
perspectives, and your passion; it's in our differences that we
empower the way the world learns.
About the Role:
This is an exciting opportunity to assist the Director of Colleague
Health and Safety with the enhancement of the global colleague
health and safety program within Wiley. This is a new role which
will provide the candidate an opportunity to assist with the
implementation of a best in class to drive a best-in-class
colleague health and safety culture through the creation,
implementation, coordination and communication of global CH&S
policies, programs, training, assessments, colleague engagement and
compliance requirements which align with Wiley's broader strategic
objectives. Additionally, the Senior Specialist will also be an
integral member of the overall Global Crisis and Business
Resilience Management team.
Under the guidance of the Director, Colleague Health and Safety,
he/she/they will support the alignment of the program with ISO
45001 health and safety workplace standards, industry best
practices and ensuring compliance to legal requirements and local
How you will make an impact:
- Conduct risk assessments of work environments and provide
recommendations for safety hazard mitigation
- Perform safety inspections and audits to ensure regulatory
compliance and assess for hazardous conditions and recommend
- Track and analyse incident trends and communicate specific
recommendations designed to address performance trends and foster
- Support global pandemic/health emergency (i.e., COVID-19)
health and safety programs through various activities such as local
and global contact tracing and attestation review
- Collaborate with the global physical security team for the
maintenance and enhancement of the emergency preparedness
operations procedures, AED management and life safety
- Partner with the Director, CH&S to provide support during a
local, regional, or global crisis, and collaborate with other
Crisis Management Team (CMT) members. Represent CH&S as a
member of the regional Crisis Management Teams
What we look for:
- 3+ years of occupational health and safety work experience
- Basic knowledge of OSHA standards, and other global regulatory
- Monitoring KPIs/metrics and dashboards
- Assisting with implementation of COVID-19 protocols such as
contact tracing and knowledge of COVID-19 prevention and
- Performing ergonomics & other safety assessments and providing
recommendations for remediation
- Knowledge of federal US and global CH&S government
regulations and programs
- Work flexibly and respond to after-hours incidents and crises
when required. Must be reachable via phone, email, or SMS 24/365
during an emergency crisis.
Enabling Discovery, Powering Education, Shaping Workforces.
We clear the way for seekers of knowledge: illuminating the path
forward for research and education, tearing down barriers to
society's advancement, and giving seekers the help they need to
turn their steps into strides.
Wiley may have been founded over two centuries ago, but our secret
to success remains the same: our people. We are willing to
challenge the status quo, move the needle, and be innovative.
Wiley's headquarters are located in Hoboken, New Jersey, with
operations across the globe in more than 40 countries.
Wiley is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We
evaluate all qualified applicants and treat all qualified
applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national
origin, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information,
or based on any individual's status in any group or class protected
by applicable federal, state or local laws. Wiley is also committed
to providing reasonable accommodation to applicants and employees
with disabilities. Applicants who require accommodation to
participate in the job application process may contact
firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
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