EHS Manager

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Date: 30-Mar-2023

Location: Ottawa, CA

Company: Alstom

Req ID:410381 

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide


  • Support Project Management and the customer in achieving EHS results
  • Develop and implement EHS plans and programs to achieve EHS objectives and drive continuous improvement
  • Develop implement and maintain the EHS Management System, in line with Alstom standards and international standards (EHS roadmaps, ISO14001, OHSAS 18001, AS4801 and AS4292)
  • Deploy Alstom EHS standards and tools (e-book, Directives, Transport specific requirements, etc.)
  • Monitor compliance with all relevant EHS statutory, regulatory, contractual and company requirements
  • Monitor compliance with contractual environmental requirements like : air quality Noise and vibration / contamination
  • Ensure that documents and data are maintained to ensure internal compliance with requirements,  and external compliance, e.g, customer safety management plan
  • Ensure that there are adequate documented safety and environmental processes and procedures in place to address the activates of the business
  • Prepare and support the implementation of and maintain emergency plans
  • Prepare and deliver and EHS training program (with the support of HR/Assistant)
  • Support the operations teams to ensure activities of subcontractors are managed with respect to EHS, especially where interfaces are involved with other contractors or operational areas
  • Coordinate the review and approval of EHS Risk Assessments and Method Statements
  • Ensure that any near misses/accidents/incidents are first prevented, controlled, and when occurring reported, recorded, investigated and analysed.
  • Establish and communicate incidents reports including EHS alerts
  • Organise and lead internal EHS audits and inspections
  • Prepare and submit monthly EHS reports.
  • Promote a positive culture of active participation, at all levels of the business , for matters relating to EHS to ensure compliance with requirements.


Educational Requirements  

  • Bachelor's degree in health, safety and environment or related field



  • Experience in industrial environment and electrical environment
  • Good knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety and Environmental protection legislation and regulations and standards ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001
  • Proven experience of EHS, knowledge of local legal requirements
  • Experience of risk assessment and environmental impact analysis and survey; knowledge of tools and methodologies.
  • Experience of Health & Safety management, experience of environmental impacts management,
  • Experience of incident investigations and root cause analysis, Experience in inspection and auditing


Competencies & Skills  

  • Operational oriented and Adaptability
  • Ability to take decisions, sense of urgency and teamwork oriented
  • Collaboration/Teamwork & Accountability: Delegates, provides encouragement and support to people in accepting responsibility with accountability
  • Communicating with transparency: Delivers clear messages with the ability to communicate to different levels
  • Conflict Management and multitasking
  • Customer Focus / Management skills

Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  


Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 





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