Health, Safety and Environment Specialist

Date: Mar 30, 2024

Location: Rochester, NY, US, 14652

Company: Kodak

Role Overview


We are looking for a Health, Safety and Environment Specialist to support our manufacturing operations in Rochester, NY as part of our WW Health, Safety and Environment Team.

Kodak offers a unique opportunity to contribute to the revitalization of an iconic global company. We combine the strength of a brand that is recognized and beloved around the world with the excitement and entrepreneurial spirit of a start-up. We are optimistic about the future and looking for professionals with energy, ideas and ambition to help us take the next steps in completing our transformation. We’re building a culture that values creativity in all its forms, having a global perspective, a focus on sustainability, and the kind of trust that enables us to succeed by taking calculated risks. Kodak has a rich heritage of leadership and innovation, but is also, in many ways, still inventing itself. At this stage of our comeback, Kodak is truly a place where you can make a difference.


As a Health, Safety and Environment Specialist you will support chemical and film manufacturing. Responsibilities may include (but are not limited to) the following:
1.    Oversee health and safety programs including respiratory protection, hearing conservation, personal protective equipment, hazard communication, laser safety, ionizing radiation, Control of Hazardous Energy (LO/TO), electrical safety, machine/web conveyance safeguarding, fall protection, confined space, & contractor safety reviews.
2.    Oversee environmental compliance programs and reporting obligations required the U.S. EPA. 
3.    Participate in incident and near miss investigations, review and analyze data, identify trends and improvement opportunities to prevent/reduce incidents.
4.    Participate in management of change reviews and job hazard analyses to identify/evaluate hazards and recommend controls.
5.    Provide HSE training to employees.
6.    Conduct audits to ensure compliance with applicable regulations and prevailing professional standards and practices.
7.    Provide HSE support for new product development/product change management. 
8.    Provide technical guidance to management on a large variety of workplace HSE issues.


•    Knowledge of chemical manufacturing equipment and processes. 
•    Able to organize and coordinate multiple requirements/ projects/ processes simultaneously.
•    Able to complete responsibilities in a timely, professional, and quality manner.
•    Able to analyze complex problems, search out relevant information and gauge its importance when making decisions.
•    Effective written and oral communication skills; able to express oneself clearly and in technical and non-technical terms.
•    Excellent computer skills including Advanced Excel (macros, pivot tables & formulas). 

Education and Experience:
•    Minimum bachelor’s degree in occupational safety and health, chemical engineering, chemistry, or related field.
•    5+ years of relevant experience in a chemical manufacturing environment


EOE Policy Statement:
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.


Estimated Salary:  $70,000 - $85,000 

Experience Level:  5-10 Years 

Requisition ID: 700

Nearest Major Market: Rochester