ABB Grid Automation support customers in creating stronger, smarter and greener grids adapted to meet the needs of the changing power landscape.
Our system solutions are designed and delivered to provide the highest lifecycle value with the lowest risk.
In this role, you will be responsible to implement performance improvement programs and practices to ensure an exemplary health and safety culture as well as a strong focus on the environment throughout the assigned global Business Line.
Coach, support and provide advice to leadership team, line managers and EHS professionals on Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) matters and report on the performances of the respective organization along ABB's value chain.
Ensuring timely notification of HSE incidents, performance of investigations, closure of preventive and corrective actions and reporting of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to ABB Group.
Ensuring the respective organization operates in compliance with regulations and in alignment with ABB HSE standards and policies.
Approve and coordinates audit programs on behalf of the Business Line
Contributing to effective risk management of HSE related issues by providing specialist knowledge and advice on key business decisions to Business Line leadership team
Driving behavioral change by determining Business Line requirements for Center of Expertise (CoE) services. Lead and implements Group-
wide performance improvement programs and practices to ensure an exemplary health and safety culture as well as a strong focus on environment throughout the respective organization
Engaging external (e.g. customers, suppliers and other stakeholders) and internal stakeholders in order to report on, raise awareness and gain commitment on ABB's HSE efforts and performance and obtain objective feedback.
Cooperates with the CoE, other functions and business partners to drive HSE performance
Participating in defining the annual budget for area of responsibility and be accountable for managing performance against agreed financial targets and requirements
Establish, implement and maintain Business Unit-specific risk programs. Ensure effectiveness of them at operations. Ensures delivery of training, audit and support for key risk programs are optimized and delivered through the CoE.
Ensure ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 3rd party certification across operations of Business Line in line with Group Directives.
Living ABB’s core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business.
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related disciplines
Minimum 10-15 years’ experience in Health, Safety and Environment management in a highly international business in the power or oil & gas or chemical industry
Experience in HSE for whole project value chain and focus on manufacturing is an advantage
Change leadership : transform and align the organization through its people to drive for improvement in a new and challenging direction
Ability to energize whole organization to want to change in the same direction. Embracing change and adjusting everyone’s priorities whenever necessary
Act as an owner and commit to delivering results by taking responsibility, and enabling the team to take responsibility, for executing the priorities.
Able to cross and bridge different national, ethnic, organizational, or gender diversity. Appreciate the diversity and able to lead team spread in different countries (virtual team)
Ability and willingness to learn from experience and apply that learning to perform successfully under new first-time conditions
Mix of hands-on, tactical and strategic approach to HSE matters
Experience in a highly international organization and ability to successfully persuade and influence at all levels in a highly matrixed environment
Change management experience is a must
Fluency in English, both written and spoken
Availability for extensive international travel