Tiffany & Co.

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Manager-Occupational Safety/Environmental

Manager-Occupational Safety/Environmental

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US-NY-New York
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Occupational Safety

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Develop and administer occupational safety  and environmental programs designed to reduce workplace risk, minimize business disruption and assure compliance to applicable regulatory requirements. Responsible for the day-to-day management of the Fire and Life Safety programs including conformance to FDNY Fire/Life Safety regulations. Develop and manage initiatives to promote a productive safety culture, including programs designed to increase employee involvement, education, and recognition. Implement targeted countermeasure programs designed to address performance trends and foster continual improvement.





  • Analyze the work environment and develop programs designed to control, eliminate, and prevent occupational disease and/or injury caused by physical, chemical, or ergonomic factors. Provide technical support to leadership on matters related to occupational safety, environmental compliance, and operational risk mitigation. Provide input and advice on safe and environmentally sound design and construction of new and renovated building systems, processes and/or equipment.
  • Ensure safety supervision during construction for new projects, expansions & modifications.
  • Serve as the lead Fire & Life Safety Director and emergency action program leader, conduct compliance and risk assessments, implement policies and procedures to assure compliance with fire and occupational safety regulatory requirements
  • Develop and manage initiatives to promote a productive safety culture, including programs designed to increase employee involvement, education, and recognition.
  • Develop contractor management plan and determine eligibility and approvals
  • Collect and interpret injury data to identify trends and/or causal factors, such as system failure, human error, incomplete or faulty decision-making, or a weakness in existing controls, policies or practices.
  • Provide quality assurance oversight for the maintenance and operation of life safety systems and fire prevention; suppression; and detection systems.
  • Direct the preparation and submission of all internal and external regulatory reports related to occupational safety and environmental compliance. Liaise with regulatory agencies on matters related to reporting and/or investigating compliance concerns.


Required Qualifications:


  • Bachelors degree in fire safety, occupational safety, environmental management, engineering or related discipline.
  • 2-3 years of relevant occupational safety and environmental compliance work experience.
  • Strong working knowledge of the New York City Fire Code and relevant requirements for commercial buildings classified as Group B and Mixed Occupancy.
  • Must obtain FDNY Certificate of Fitness (C-89) Fire & Life Safety Director within one year of hire.
  • Skilled in assessing and implementing fire safety compliance programs and working with a diverse clientele of facility management and operational leadership.
  • Strong analytical skills needed to evaluate processes and resolve problems.
  • Knowledge of and experience working with performance metrics.
  • Ability to work with others in a mature, professional and collaborative manner

Preferred Qualifications:


  • FDNY Certificate of Fitness C-89 and 1-3 years serving as a Fire & Life Safety Director in a commercial building classified as Group B.
  • 1-3 years of experience managing indoor air quality and/or industrial hygiene programs.
  • 1-3 years of management systems experience ISO14001, OHSAS 18001, OSHA VPP, etc. Professional certification CIH, CSP, ASP, or OHST.