AES United States Global EHS Operations & Construction Specialist – Industrial Hygiene in Indianapolis, Indiana

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Global EHS Operations & Construction Specialist – Industrial Hygiene

The work we do at AES is vital to improving millions of lives every day. Take the next step in your career and experience our flexible and wide-ranging opportunities. Challenge yourself to continuously improve and innovate, broaden your expertise and build relationships with a diverse network of professionals.

The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) is a Fortune 200 global power company whose mission is to improve lives by accelerating a safer and greener energy future. We provide affordable, sustainable energy to 15 countries through our diverse portfolio of distribution businesses as well as thermal and renewable generation facilities. Our workforce is committed to operational excellence and meeting the world’s changing power needs. Our 2017 revenues were $11 billion and we own and manage $33 billion in total assets. Combining deep local insight with a global presence and more than 30 years of experience, AES has a proven commitment to ensuring operational excellence in providing electricity to its customers.

The Global EHS Operations & Construction Specialist (Industrial Hygiene) will be responsible for managing day-to-day EHS compliance across the AES company.


  • Support activities and efforts around EHS-related incidents and investigations.

  • Technical resource and adviser on global EHS standards, policies and procedures.

  • Maintain and continually improve the EHS Management Systems (EMS and SMS).

  • Contribute to achieve EHS targets in support of business objectives.

  • Proactively improve the quality of EHS data reporting and analysis.

  • Manage all aspects of Industrial Hygiene program and compliance across global operations

  • Provide training for physical, chemical, and other hazards.

  • Support AES Online reporting, data validation and improvement.

  • Maintain safety data sheets (SDS) for the U.S. and its territories.

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree in EHS, Industrial Hygiene, Engineering, or science-related field, advanced degree preferred.

  • 3-5 years related experience in EHS compliance in a large industrial, processing, or manufacturing environment.

  • Experience in Power Delivery business (preferred).

  • Air Sampling & Instrumentation

  • Analytical Chemistry

  • Engineering Controls/Ventilation

  • Ergonomics

  • Health Risk Analysis & Hazard Communication

  • IH Program Management

  • Noise and Respiratory protection

  • Radiation – Ionizing and Non-ionizing

  • Thermal Stressors

  • Toxicology

  • Passion for Environmental Health and Safety

  • Excellent organizational, project, planning & time management skills.

  • Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines.

  • Able to work supportively and collaboratively with other teams.

  • Ability to build effective relationships

  • Effective communication and organizational skills.

  • Demonstrated strong project management skills.

  • Experience communicating with regulators (OSHA and EPA).

  • CIH Preferred

Frequent travel may be required.

AES is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. E-Verify Notice: AES will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's I-9 to confirm work authorization.

Create an extraordinary future.

AES people raise the quality of life in communities around the world – from bringing electricity to rural communities in El Salvador for the first time, to engineering battery storage that makes a clean energy future possible. That’s a 24/7 responsibility, so we work like a 10,500-person start-up – all in, full-on, in small, hyper-connected teams of people from different divisions, specialties and cultures.

We recognize and reward contribution from anyone, anywhere. The only limit to our influence and impact is our own commitment. We measure our careers by the difference we make to our communities, colleagues and families. So we care as much about how we act as what we do, at work and in life. We don’t just work at AES. We work for AES. We are AES.

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