Director - Environment Health and Safety

Job Locations US-PA-Coopersburg
General & Administrative (G&A)
Position Type
Regular Full-Time


The Environment, Health, & Safety (EH&S) Director will provide overall leadership for comprehensive global EH&S programs to keep our employees safe, prevent interruption of business operations, ensure regulatory compliance, and institutionalize the safety culture across the global organization.


  • Manages the EH&S function across our global facilities, including manufacturing, R&D, distribution centers, office, and field teams. 

  • Manages the development, execution, and continuous improvement of the global EH&S program 

  • Directly supervises the performance, development and career planning of corporate EH&S team and closely collaborates and guides site specific EH&S leaders at all global facilities 

  • Manages the implementation of EH&S objectives, plans, standards, procedures, and policies for a for all facilities  

  • Develops, monitors, and reports on EH&S risk/performance with a focus on effectiveness, continuous improvement, and efficiency

  • Ensures compliance with state and country regulations as well as corporate guidelines and policies

  • Oversees analysis, budget, communication, and integration

  • Drives a Culture of Safety through Education and Engagement

  • Develops and drives employee engagement campaigns to foster EH&S awareness and advocacy

  • Oversees organizational compliance with local, state, federal & country-specific EH&S regulations

  • Supports sites specific inspections and audits with outside regulators such as OSHA and coordinate communications between the site and regulatory agencies as related to EHS matters

  • Keeps abreast of any changes to laws and regulations that impact the organization 

  • Spearheads best practices for site safety, health and environmental inspections, audits, industrial hygiene surveys to ensure compliance with regulatory standards. 

  • Provides leadership for site-specific EH&S programs implementation, working with local EH&S leaders, plant managers and human resources 

  • Develops and oversees the delivery of EH&S training for employees, working with site leaders to optimize training for local needs 

  • Reviews all incident investigations and reports and ensures root causes are determined.

  • Develops and share effective actions to prevent reoccurrence with all locations

  • Collaborates cross functionally with key departments including operations, manufacturing, human resources, and engineering to implement EH&S initiatives 

  • Oversees engagements with health, safety, and environmental consultants  


  • BS Degree in engineering, chemistry or occupational health, safety and environmental science or related field (engineering or sciences)

  • Minimum, cumulative, GPA of 3.0 

  • A proven track record of creating and operationalizing EH&S strategy across a complex global organization  

  • Solid track record working with incident investigation, health and safety management systems, OSHA and other regulatory organizations 

  • Experience working with multi-functional facilities including distribution, manufacturing, office, and R&D

  • Professional certifications as ASP, CSP or CIH (Certified Safety Professional or Certified Industrial Hygienist) a plus

  • Ability to operate independently and as a team member

  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally 

Lutron Electronics' position as the leading manufacturer of lighting controls worldwide, our unsurpassed quality, the breadth and depth of our product offerings, and our commitment to servicing our worldwide customers have resulted in double digit growth annually. This growth has, in turn, allowed the company to continue to invest in recruiting and retaining the best people we can find to service our customers. Continuous growth has also fueled our ability to constantly develop new technologies and new manufacturing processes that in turn drive the creation of new or better products and services


Lutron offers a competitive compensation and benefits package and a dynamic and professional work environment. We also offer continued growth through increased job responsibilities, courses offered through Lutron University and advancement opportunities.  For more information, view our website at EOE/AA.   


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