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Manager, Environmental Health & Safety

Raytheon Elcan Optical Technologies

Transform Workplace Safety: Environmental Health & Safety Manager Opportunity

Raytheon ELCAN is a global leader in high-precision optical systems. Our commitment to innovation, quality, and excellence spans over 70 years, has earned us a reputation for delivering cutting-edge solutions for the most demanding challenges in the world. Join our dynamic team and contribute to projects that have a meaningful impact across the globe.

We have an immediate need for a Manager, Environmental Health and Safety to join our Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Team. In this role, you will be responsible in the development of the EHS team, to develop strategic EHS strategies and to ensure compliance with applicable Provincial and Federal regulatory requirements, standards, codes, guidelines and provide appropriate guidance. You will also have the opportunity to collaborate with skilled professionals, leverage advanced technologies, and contribute to the success of Raytheon ELCAN.

Why Raytheon ELCAN:

At Raytheon ELCAN, we offer more than just a job; we offer the opportunity to be part of a global team that is shaping the future of high-precision optical systems. We provide a collaborative and innovative work environment, competitive compensation and benefits, job flexibility, and opportunities for professional growth. Join us and contribute to projects that push the boundaries of optics while working alongside some of the brightest minds in the field. Raytheon ELCAN is located in Midland Ontario, a community known for its technological advancements. Midland offers a perfect blend of urban amenities and natural beauty nestled on the shores of Georgian Bay, making it an ideal place to work, grow, and belong.

Primary Responsibilities:

Leading an EHS team including performance planning, employee development and mentoring
Provide leadership and direction to senior management on issues relating to EHS
Creating and fostering a positive culture towards EHS within all levels of an organization carrying out EHS audits, report development and supporting site initiatives
Preparation and implementation of policies and procedures to ensure compliance with all applicable legislation
Leading the Internal Responsibility System within the site and identify/implement actions for continual improvement
Supports the site in the formulation and achievement of its annual EHS objectives and targets
Conduct gap analysis and implementation plans
Connect our mission, vision, and values, to the customers and communities we serve and to each other – building a more diverse and inclusive global community
Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications & Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in science, engineering or other technical discipline or a minimum of 5-7 years of relevant working experience combined with related training and education
Minimum of 3 years of Health & Safety Environmental experience preferably at a Manager level
Experience leading an EHS program in a manufacturing environment required
Enrolment in or completion of the Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) designation would be an asset
Well versed in the understanding and application of the Ontario Occupational Health & Safety Act (OHSA) and applicable Regulations
Valid certification at Management level for Joint H&S Committee
Experience with emergency response (First Aid and CPR an asset)
Strong ability to collaborate using a solution-oriented mindset
Ability to multi task, prioritize and work to tight deadlines for multiple stakeholders
Proficient in MS Office including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Strong facilitation/instructor skills
Strong leadership and communication skills
Proven ability to solve technical problems and make sound decisions
Highly motivated with a demonstrated positive attitude
Willingness to learn and acquire knowledge/understanding through study, instruction or experience

Raytheon ELCAN offers a competitive compensation package that includes incentive program, benefits, and pension plan. We also offer flexible work arrangements with an available hybrid work schedule.

The successful candidate will be required to complete a criminal reference check and obtain/maintain a Government of Canada security clearance and any applicable clearances with respect to the handling and transfer of controlled goods.

Raytheon ELCAN is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion; we welcome applications from all qualified persons. We are an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, Raytheon ELCAN will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection, and/or assessment process to any applicants with disabilities. If you require disability-related accommodations, please contact Human Resources. All personal information is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

RTX is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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