Humana Environment Health & Safety Consultant in Louisville, Kentucky

Role: EH&S Consultant
Assignment: Global Security and EH&S
Location: Louisville, KY (Waterfront Plaza)

Healthcare isn’t just about health anymore. It’s about caring for family, friends, finances, and personal life goals. It’s about living life fully. At Humana, we want to help people everywhere, including our associates, lead their best lives. We support our associates to be happier, healthier, and more productive in their professional and personal lives. We encourage our people to build relationships that inspire, support, and challenge them. We promote lifelong well-being by giving our associates fresh perspective, new insights, and exciting opportunities to grow their careers. At Humana, we’re seeking innovative people who want to make positive changes in their lives, the lives of our members, and the healthcare industry as a whole.

Assignment Capsule

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In support of Humana’s goal of promoting lifelong well-being, the EH&S Consultant is directly accountable and responsible for the successful delivery and oversight of EH&S processes including: Work with internal business clients on developing, implementing and executing an exemplary safety program keeping the main goal of injury prevention in mind. The EH&S Consultant is responsible for: * Maintain working knowledge of OSHA, EPA, and other applicable codes, and requirements, at both the federal and state levels.

  • Provide guidance, leadership and support to business operations to help ensure associate safety and compliance with all applicable regulatory requirements and Humana Environmental Health & Safety and Security policies and programs.

  • Work with internal business organizations to provide a safe and secure environment for associates, members, vendors and guests at all facilities and remote work locations.

  • Communicate with business leadership and staff to facilitate implementation of safety and security programs and processes and enhance associate engagement.

  • Function as an EH&S subject matter expert (SME) for internal stakeholders.

  • Manage and maintain existing safety and regulatory compliance programs.

  • Assess risks and safety program performance.

  • Develop and implement appropriate needs based written programs, procedures and policies.

  • Primary domain specialties include: Associate Safety, Environmental , Security and Risk Management

    Key Competencies

  • Accountability: Meets established expectations and takes responsibility for achieving results; encourages others to do the same.

  • Executes for Results: Effectively leverages resources to create exceptional outcomes, embraces change, and constructively resolves barriers and constraints.

  • Interpersonal Effectiveness: Understands oneself, effectively manages emotions, listens and communicates with respect, and builds trusting relationships.

  • Collaborates: Engages others by gathering multiple views and being open to diverse perspectives, focusing on a shared purpose that puts Humana's overall success first.

    Role Essentials

  • At least 6 years’ relevant experience in Safety or Risk Management.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Safety or related field.

  • Thorough knowledge of Federal and State safety compliance and regulations.

  • Ability to work independently under general instructions and collaboratively with cross-functional interdisciplinary teams.

  • Solid understanding of hazard assessment and risk management principles and practices including risk identification, assessment and mitigation processes.

  • Ability to benchmark, measure, analyze and articulate the value of safety and security initiatives, practices and policies.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Strong computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office. Role Desirables

  • Master’s degree in Safety Management or related field preferred.

  • Professional certification in Safety or related field preferred.

  • Experience in working with multi-site and/or geographically dispersed businesses.

    Reporting Relationships

    You will report to a Process Manager. This area is under the leadership of the SVP & Chief Human Resources Officer.

    Additional Information

    At Humana, we know your well-being is important to you, and it’s important to us too. That’s why we’re committed to making resources available to you that will enable you to become happier, healthier, and more productive in all areas of your life. If you share our passion for helping people, we likely have the right place for you at Humana.

Title: Environment Health & Safety Consultant

Location: KY-Louisville

Requisition ID: 181664

Humana Inc., headquartered in Louisville, Ky., is a leading health care company that offers a wide range of insurance products and health and wellness services that incorporate an integrated approach to lifelong well-being. By leveraging the strengths of its core businesses, Humana believes it can better explore opportunities for existing and emerging adjacencies in health care that can further enhance wellness opportunities for the millions of people across the nation with whom the company has relationships.

Humana complies with all applicable federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. We also provide free language interpreter services. See our full accessibility rights information and language options.