IBM Safety Professional in SHENZHEN, China

Job Description

Position Summary:

Be responsible for the delivery of the Safety programs for IBM in Greater China.

Advice/consultation on safety issues to staff & management

Identifies emerging safety issues at work and takes the lead role in coordinating complex safety projects.

Analyzing, evaluating, modifying and improving existing programs and procedures and assists with the design and development of new safety programs and tools.

Duties / Responsibilities:

  1. Be responsible for the delivery of the Safety programs for IBM in GCG.

  2. Provide safety services ensuring compliance with relevant local legislation and IBM standards in safety.

  3. Provide technical direction, advice and counsel in occupational safety services

  4. Implement, administer and manage safety programs and services in compliance with IBM standards and government regulations for IBM in GCG.

  5. Works on special projects in developing and implementing occupational safety strategies.

  6. Assists with the design and development of new safety programs and tools.

  7. Ensure contracted safety providers provide quality and effective services.

  8. Assumes additional responsibilities as assigned.

Contributions:

  1. Works on special projects when required.

  2. General controls own work priorities.

  3. Ability to articulate and compare alternative approaches; negotiates specific objectives.

  4. Significant responsibility for interpreting occupational safety and personnel guidelines and improvements.

  5. Challenges the validity of processes and procedures for the purposes of enhancements and improvements.

  6. High level work ethics and attitude.

  7. Ability to communicate effectively with employees and managers.

  8. Professional judgments applied to problems to develop review or modify complex programs and independently generate solutions.

Pre-requisites:

  • Degree in Safety, Engineering Science, Risk Management, Environment, or related speciality.

  • A registered Safety Engineer preferred

  • Minimum 2 years of relevant experience.

  • Good safety knowledge and experience preferred, such as safety culture building, safety management system, program design and development, risk management, ventilation, ergonomics, electricity safety, fire-life safety etc.

  • Fluent in speaking and writing English.

Personal characteristics:

  • Fine with frequent travels

  • The role requires the ability to work across business units and work cooperatively with both management and employees alike.

  • Must have good interpersonal and excellent communication skills; and be a 'self starter', enjoying self-directed work from day to day,

  • Good skills in computer applications, e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Degree in Safety, Engineering Science, Risk Management, Environment, or related speciality.

  • A registered Safety Engineer preferred

  • Minimum 2 years of relevant experience.

  • Good safety knowledge and experience preferred, such as safety culture building, safety management system, program design and development, risk management, ventilation, ergonomics, electricity safety, fire-life safety etc.

  • Fluent in speaking and writing English.

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

None

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.