Full Job Description
This is where you save and sustain lives
At Baxter, we are deeply connected by our mission. No matter your role at Baxter, your work makes a positive impact on people around the world. You’ll feel a sense of purpose throughout the organization, as we know our work improves outcomes for millions of patients.
Baxter’s products and therapies are found in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. For over 85 years, we have pioneered significant medical innovations that transform healthcare.
Together, we create a place where we are happy, successful and inspire each other. This is where you can do your best work.
Join us at the intersection of saving and sustaining lives— where your purpose accelerates our mission.
The Senior Manager for Global Process Safety Management (PSM) role is a critical position within Baxter’s Global Environmental, Health, Safety and Sustainability (EHS&S) organization and is responsible for driving processes to ensure best in class PSM performance across Baxter’s Manufacturing sites in Latin America, North America, Europe and Asia.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Develops a comprehensive global process safety management process to assist manufacturing sites with managing high hazard / high volume chemicals.
Develops and implements PSM key metrics to drive and monitor conformance to global, local and internal standards.
Provides leadership, coaching and expertise through training site owners on Process Hazard Analysis (PHA).
Identifies program gaps and develops potential solution strategies.
Oversees PSM incident investigations and root cause analysis related to High Hazard operations and leverages learnings across the manufacturing network.
Creates Management of Change (MOC) process related to initiatives involving high hazard/high volume chemicals.
Partners with the facility maintenance function to develop, coordinate and evaluate maintenance programs for high hazard operations.
Facilitates conformance to regulatory standards.
Conducts audits in partnership with the Corporate Governance Audit team.
Project Management Examples for the Role
Facilitating cross functional PSM Team to govern management of high hazard processes globally
Conducting reviews PHA reviews for priority sites
Exceptional interpersonal skills to communicate, manage, and drive results among employees, peers and leaders globally.
Proven track record of interpersonal and leadership skills with ability to interface well with other functions and collaborate effectively and efficiently in a team environment.
Possesses experience to manage global multi-site program deployments.
Ability to manage multiple priorities.
Strong assessment and troubleshooting skills.
Ability to respond to detailed inquiries and present information to groups and senior leaders.
Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office and ability to use enterprise software.
Ability to collect and analyze data and information to determine paths for process improvement and potential root cause.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
Education and/or Experience:
B.S. Degree in Environmental, Safety, Chemical Engineering or related field required; M.S. Degree in Safety Engineering or Technology preferred; Professional Certification required (e.g. CHMM, CSP, CIH, CPE, other equivalent)
Minimum of 10 years of related experience Process Safety Management or Chemical Management related to high hazardous chemicals
Equal Employment Opportunity
Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.
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