General Electric Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Leader in Jefferson City, Missouri

Role Summary:

The Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Leader will demonstrate accountability for functional, business, and broad company objectives. In this role, you will integrate and develop processes that meet business needs across the organization, manage complex issues within functional area(s) of expertise, be involved in long-term planning, and contribute to the overall business strategy.

Essential Responsibilities:

As the Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Leader, you will:

  • Lead Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) efforts for the legacy Metem US sites in GE Power – Gas Power Systems

  • Develop and implement policies and procedures consistent with the GE EHS Framework Elements

  • Maintain training records and deliver training as required

  • Provide input to GSCM leadership on EHS issues

  • Assist in modifications of EHS programs and procedures to ensure company compliance

  • Support assigned sites with audits, accident investigations and EHS concerns

  • Maintain an in-depth knowledge of applicable regulatory requirements

  • Develop and work with sites’ operations team focused on EHS program development, implementation and improvement

  • Measure progress toward successfully meeting corporate expectations

  • Integrate the EHS function with site operations

  • Analyze data to assess EHS challenges and develop approaches for continuous improvement / maximizing program effectiveness

  • Assure all regulatory required reports and submittals are filed timely and accurately


  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university or college

  • Minimum of 5 years of EHS experience


  • Ability and willingness to travel between the two legacy Metem US sites in GE Power - GPS

Desired Characteristics:

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a leadership role in a manufacturing environment

  • Ability to interface effectively with all levels of the organization, as well as organizations outside of GE (regulatory agencies)

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities under tight deadlines

  • Corporate Training Program graduate or equivalent

  • Ability to bring assignments to a successful completion

  • Six Sigma training or equivalent quality training

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal, influencing, and leadership skills

  • Strong project management skills

  • Strong problem solving skills

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About Us:

GE’s Gas Power Systems business is the global industry leader in efficient, reliable, and cost-effective conversion of fuel to power, serving a wide range of applications from small, mobile power to highly efficient, utility scale power plants. With our substantial technology heritage and the largest delivered fleet of gas turbines of any provider in the world, our specialized plant solutions address unique customer challenges, providing increased performance, fuel efficiency, lower emissions and operational flexibility.

GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE Power is a world leader in power generation with deep domain expertise that helps customers deliver electricity from a wide spectrum of fuel sources. We are transforming the electricity industry with the digital power plant, the world’s largest & most efficient gas turbine, full balance of plant solutions and our data-leveraging software. Our innovative technologies and digital offerings help make power and water more affordable, reliable, accessible and sustainable.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Locations: United States; New Jersey, Pennsylvania; Parsippany, Allentown

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.