Sr. EHS Specialist
San Diego, CA 
Posted 1 day ago
Job Description

Sr. EHS Specialist

Location San Diego - CA, US
Degree Bachelor
Experience 8+ years
Team Other corporate functions
Job category Other job categories
Travel 20%
Reference req12912


ASML US brings together the most creative minds in science and technology to develop lithography machines that are key to producing faster, cheaper, more energy-efficient microchips. We design, develop, integrate, market and service these advanced machines, which enable our customers - the world's leading chipmakers - to reduce the size and increase the functionality of their microchips, which in turn leads to smaller, more powerful consumer electronics. Our headquarters are in Veldhoven, the Netherlands, and we have 18 office locations around the United States including main offices in Chandler Arizona, San Jose and San Diego California, Wilton Connecticut, and Hillsboro Oregon.

"This position requires access to controlled technology, as defined in the Export Administration Regulations (15 C.F.R. * 730, et seq.). Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such controlled technology prior to beginning work. Business demands may require ASML to proceed with applicants who are immediately eligible to access controlled technology."

Job Mission

This position will be responsible for several site wide EHS programs and processes to safeguard employees and surrounding communities and to ensure that ASML facilities are in compliance with Federal, State and Local regulations.

Job Description
  • Develop and implement environmental, health and safety management systems to integrate EH&S into the business operations.
  • Execute the industrial hygiene program to ensure process changes are properly assessed and adequate monitoring is conducted to confirm existing controls are effective.
  • Assist in management of critical safety programs such as Laser Safety, Lockout/Tagout, environmental protection and OSHA Compliance.
  • Perform risk assessments to understand current processes and proposed process changes.
  • Be responsible for EHS Trainings including training delivery, management of training system, and coordinating 3rd party trainings.
  • Assist in all aspects of incident management, including investigation and reporting of unsafe conditions and industrial incidents.
  • Assist in emergency response and preparedness, and be available to respond to emergencies outside of normal business hours (nights, weekends).
  • Lead EHS Committee to promote employee engagement and education throughout the site.
  • Perform physical inspections of the facilities, equipment, and working conditions to identify and correct potential hazards.
  • Assist with maintaining environmental programs including hazardous waste, air quality, stormwater and wastewater programs.
  • Other duties as assigned.

BS degree in occupational safety, industrial hygiene, physical sciences, biological sciences, engineering or other technical field required.


Minimum 10 years EHS experience.

Personal skills
  • Certified Safety Professional or Certified Industrial Hygienist or Certified Laser Safety professional preferred.
  • In-depth knowledge and experience with EHS programs in the state of California.
  • Experience leading or understanding and implementing a strong safety culture.
  • EHS training presentation skills required.
  • Experience performing safety analyses on hazardous equipment and environments (Risk Assessment, Hazard Analysis, FMEA, FMECA, etc.)
  • Specific knowledge of semiconductor industry standards & guidelines (SEMI and SEMATECH) preferred.
  • Experience in regulatory compliance standards development.
  • Requires strong communication & interpersonal skills.
  • Must have the ability to work effectively in a matrix organization.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft office products.
  • Results orientation
  • Some travel may be required.
Other information


  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee routinely is required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch.
  • The employee is occasionally required to move around the campus.
  • The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • May require travel dependent on business needs.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Can work under deadlines.
  • The environment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.
  • Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
  • Can observe and respond to people and situations and interact with others encountered in the course of work.
  • Can learn and apply new information or skills.
  • Responsibilities include periodic travel to regional and overseas sites for product technical support and special support projects.
  • Work may include onsite technical support involving heavy lifting of equipment & modules.
  • Position will require technical work activity in a clean-room production environment and/or laboratory setting.
  • The environment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.
  • Occasionally may be exposed to loud noise bursts and may be exposed to toxic gases (fluorine).
  • Must be able to work in small, confined spaces.

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability



Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
8+ years
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