What to Expect
The role reports to the EHS leader and works to influence, inspire, and
empower business operations staff, district operations and service leaders,
stakeholders, EH&S Committee members, and partner contractors to implement and
continuously improve Tesla's EHS strategy for building and maintaining a safe,
healthy, and high performing workplace.
What You'll Do
Develop and maintain a partnership with and serve as a key advisor on EH&S
matters to Tesla Energy business operations leaders and stakeholders,
associates, EH&S Committee members, and partner contractors.
Serve as an EH&S technical expert to identify key risks including legal
compliance requirements and responsibilities in all phases of
photovoltaic, energy storage, and EV charging products deployment,
operation and service, including specific support in the safe design and
engineering, installation and construction, commissioning and operation,
and preventative maintenance and repair of energy products.
Ensure compliance with key EH&S risks in all phases of Energy product
deployment and service in the field and in fixed facilities.
Respond to and investigate EH'S events and support the from events by
determining causes and preventative actions with management and business
teams; use internal and external software tools complete reports and
Conduct proactive field and facility inspections to verify work in
progress meets EH&S goals, and document findings using internal and
external software tools and applications; review improvement opportunities
with EH&S management, supervisors, operations managers, technicians, and
Use in-house and external software tools and systems to review and respond
to safety cases and action cases with business teams
Lead and support routine and ad hoc EH&S meetings with area management and
stakeholders to communicate EH&S programmatic improvements and changes,
incident learnings, actions, and KPI's performance compared to company and
department EH&S goals.
Be a visible model in the field and teach, train and coach business teams
and support staff on fundamental EH&S concepts and principles to reduce
risk, and influence, inspire, and empower business teams and staff to
reduce risk per our Tesla EH&S vision, values and principles.
What You'll Bring
Demonstrate the ability to execute on the responsibilities of the role in
a fast-paced and growing global organization in a first-principles'
Have minimum of 3 years of progressive Environment, Health, and Safety
experience in organizations at scale and educational degree in an EH&S
related field, engineering, or other related field of study.
Have a strong written and verbal communications skills with the ability to
positively interact with top business management and staff, EHS
leadership, regulators, project management staff and 3rd party clients and
Ability to work at heights on residential rooftops and similar
environments and be able to work within OSHA standards working at height
Ability to climb and utilize equipment on site including various ladders
rated for maximum capacity of 325lbs.
Must be able to meet equipment standards for fall protection (harness,
anchor, ropes. etc.) with maximum capacity of 310lbs.
Have experience and understanding of EH&S regulatory systems and policy
within the Unites States (+Canada, Mexico, South America, perferred)
Demonstrate experience in applying government and regulatory
environmental, health or safety regulations in a variety of construction,
operation ana service works.
Have experience in delivering effective safety training
Have a strong understanding and competency to create communications and
plans to multiple levels of the organization with success.
Demonstrate proficiency working standard business software, including word
processing, presentation software, and spreadsheets
Have Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Certified Industrial Hygienist
(CIH), or other relevant or comparable certifications.
Experience working directly within electric power generation,
transmission, storage or distribution industries.
Ability to speak professionally in Spanish or other relevant language,
Experience with ISO standards 14001, 45001, or other relevant EH&S
requirements and accreditation schemes relevant to the energy generation,
transmission, storage and distribution industries.