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EHS Specialist

System One
Newark, NJ
  • Expired: December 31, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

Alstom Transportation is seeking an EHS Specialist to work at the Newark Airport in NJ. This is a full time, on-site opportunity that will be assisting/supporting the EHS manager with various safety issues, audits and reports. This is a first shift position, but some overnight shifts will be required each month (5-10) and the role must be on call for emergencies.

Local candidates are preferred for this, but relocation could be considered for the right candidate. Responsibilities: Assist in management of EH&S program for fixed Guideway system consisting of guideway, stations, operations maintenance storage facilities, vehicles, electrical substations, mainline automatic track switches, employees, and numerous contractors and vendors. Develop/review and provide safety training in compliance with regulatory requirements and company policy.

Perform job analyses / hazard identification and risk assessment and developing safe work procedures as it pertains to employees' and contractors' job tasks, equipment, tools and special projects. Investigate, analyze, and report fully, completely, and accurately details of accidents/incidents/near misses. Identify root cause(s) and contributing factors.

Recommend processes and procedures that eliminate/reduce the possibility of accidents/incidents. Perform EHS & system safety audits and EHS inspections on work activities of employees, contractors and vendors. Prepare reports and present to internal executives, as well as to the client and their consultants.

Assist in implementation of all safety and environmental related policies and procedures in compliance with regulatory requirements and company policy, including emergency procedures, hazardous waste management, safety system program plan or equivalent, and accident investigations. Assist in management of ISO 45001certification of Site, Joint health and safety committees, incident analysis, regular inspections, safety orientation, and safety observation programs Respond and resolve employee safety concerns, complaints and finding from inspections. Regularly (monthly) communicate safety performance to site.

Conduct regular inspections of PPE and lifting gear. Perform other related duties as required and assigned This position may be required to cover weekends i.e. Saturday and Sunday Delivers SMS (PTASP - Public Transportation Agency Safety Plan) training to engage and educate employees.

Delivers new hire and contractor's trainings as needed. System Safety KPIs - Data collection and analysis. Requirements: Bachelor's degree in safety, Health, & Environmental Science, Management, or Engineering from an accredited college or university.

2+ years of experience working within a safety environment. Experience working with OSHA or EPA regulations. Any or all knowledge of system safety programs, electrical safety, accident investigation, risk assessment, root-cause analysis and procedure writing desired.

Any safety accreditations (OSHA certifications, ASP, CSP) are a plus. Field inspection experience highly desired. Rail experience highly preferred, but backgrounds with general construction, industrial, civil or manufacturing will be considered.

Strong computer skills (Excel, MS Office). Strong verbal and written communication skills. ***For Immediate consideration, please email resumes to*** System One, and its subsidiaries including Joulé, ALTA IT Services, CM Access, TPGS, and MOUNTAIN, LTD., are leaders in delivering workforce solutions and integrated services across North America.

We help clients get work done more efficiently and economically, without compromising quality. System One not only serves as a valued partner for our clients, but we offer eligible full-time employees health and welfare benefits coverage options including medical, dental, vision, spending accounts, life insurance, voluntary plans, as well as participation in a 401(k) plan. System One is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, family care or medical leave status, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

System One


Newark, NJ
07188 USA


Energy and Environment

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