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Danaher Corporation Environmental Sustainability Specialist in Port Washington, New York

Are you the perfect combination of a data-cruncher and project manager? We are looking for our new colleagues who will join our team remotely!

Find what drives you on a team with a more than 75-year history of discovery, determination, and innovation. As a global leader in high-tech filtration, separation, and purification, Pall Corporation thrives on helping our customers protect people. Our products serve a wide range of markets, so if your interests lie along the spectrum Industrial, you’ll find a rewarding role here. For the exponentially curious, Pall is a place you can thrive and amplify your impact on the world.

Pall is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, we’re pioneering the future of science and medicine, developing products that enable researchers in the fight to save lives.

What you'll do

The Environmental Sustainability Specialist will manage Pall Corporations’ environmental, social, and governance (ESG) commitment to customers. This will include direct social, environmental, and EHS queries, third party environmental assessment system maintenance and upkeep, and support of internal energy & environmental sustainability programs and systems.

You will be responsible for partnering with departments as Facilities, EHS, Operations, Real Estate, among others, to develop and support DBS-driven (Danaher Business Systems) execution of Pall Industrial’s sustainability programs and strategies.

Furthermore, you will:

  • Track data and progress regarding Danaher corporate sustainability targets, with goal of reducing Pall’s climate impact by focusing on Scope 1, Scope 2, and Scope 3 emissions, and specifically Water, and Waste.

  • Lead and facilitate energy, waste, and water DBS Kaizens and mentor others to become DBS system certified practitioners.

  • Collaborate with manufacturing operations sites to build and track long-term and annual sustainability KPIs.

  • Lead the collection, measurement, and verification of monthly metrics on carbon emissions, water, and waste at the Global and Site level and identify trends and deliver clear actions.

  • Partner with Sr. Manager, Global Facilities and Sustainability to coordinate internal and external consistent branded messaging to customers and interested parties regarding Pall environmental sustainability projects and other sustainability and ESG activities.

  • Coordinate multiple partners and facilitate gap assessments and road maps for improving critical customer ESG metrics.

Your team

You will have peers around the world. Your 40+ colleagues are based in different countries as the local EHS&S Specialists.

The manager says: “To succeed in this role, you must be able to work independently with your colleagues at a distance who act as collaborators. You must have the drive to cooperate to develop the strategy, and look for solutions so that we achieve our sustainability goals”

This role is 100 % remote but has up to 30% travel annually.

Who you are

We picture the right candidate holds a bachelor’s degree in EHS management, Environmental Management/Science, Engineering, Sustainability, or similar technical focus.

On top of that we are looking for someone who has some or all the below qualities:

  • Good knowledge of current and horizon sustainability focused local, regional, and country initiatives including natural resource conservation, carbon reduction, waste reduction, recycling, and reuse.

  • 3+ years related experience; will consider relevant structured internships or part time work in experience base.

  • IT systems skills including MS Office suite, SharePoint, EHS & Sustainability data management systems (Gensuite) & MS Teams

  • Basic understanding of global sustainability and ESG initiatives and laws.

  • Understanding of global environmental sustainability standards (GRI, GHG, CDP) protocols and third-party rating standards (Ecovadis, Ecodesk, ISN, RBA).

  • Basic understanding of product and process sustainable lifecycle foot-printing and management.

  • Excellent organizational and presentation skills.

  • Knowledge of the fundamentals of US Federal EPA rules and laws, as well as knowledge of companion state laws and regulation

You possess strong analytical skills and have ability to translate metrics, research, and trends. You have an act for building positive relationships and partnerships across the organization, are used to work independently while at the same time being part of a team.


We continuously assess candidates and invite them for interviews, so please don’t hesitate to write and send in the application.

We encourage you to apply before end of business on 31st May 2022. If you have questions, feel free to contact Senior Manager, Global Sustainability and Facility, Tanja Nielsen at tanja_nielsen@pall.com. We look forward to seeing your application.

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 80,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.