Foothill Ranch, California

Requisition ID: 233261 

Oakley, Inc. is a sport and lifestyle brand, driven to ignite the imagination through the fusion of art and science. Building on its legacy of innovative, market-leading optical technology, the company manufactures and distributes high performance sunglasses, prescription lenses and frames, goggles, apparel, footwear, and accessories.

The essence of the brand is communicated through hundreds of professional and amateur athletes who depend on Oakley products to provide them with the very best while they redefine what is physically possible.

Oakley is part of Luxottica, a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of fashion, luxury and sports eyewear. Our wholesale network covers more than 150 countries and our retail presence consists of over 9,100 retail stores across the globe.

In North America, our wholesale business is the home to other global brands like Ray-Ban and many of the top fashion house brands. Our leading retail brands include; LensCrafters, Sunglass Hut, Pearle Vision, Target Optical and Sears Optical. We are also home to EyeMed, the fastest growing vision care company in the United States.


The Director – EH&S will be responsible for managing and executing EHS policies and procedures across the Oakley Foothill Ranch (FHR) campus to ensure compliance to all applicable local, state and Federal regulatory requirements.



  • Develop campus EHS strategy and oversee all policies and procedures across the entire Foothill Ranch campus
  • Drive alignment along campus business units by creating an EH&S plan to meet organization’s objectives.
  • Act as a strategic business partner, change agent, and trusted member of the leadership team
  • Develops, recommends and implements programs to ensure compliance with all applicable local, state and federal EHS regulations including documentation, reporting, training, and program development.
  • Monitor effectiveness of all EH&S policies, practices, and processes to determine efficiency and effectiveness. Recommend improvements to achieve and deliver improved results.
  • Facilitate organization and leadership development efforts to address root causes of EH&S related issues. Coach Managers and employees at all levels within campus business units on a variety of environment health and safety topics.
  • Influence senior management across the campus to clarify and to resolve business unit EH&S issues and improve overall EH&S program effectiveness.
  • Lead, train, and develop of team of safety and environmental health professionals
  • Partner with corporate and other Luxottica EHS personnel in the U.S. and globally to leverage global safety and environmental best practices into the Oakley FHR campus.
  • Establish and build EHS metrics to provide leadership with accurate reporting and metrics that support overall business initiatives.
  • Manage activities for Worker’s Compensation claims, while identifying root causes and prevent recurrence.
  • Interacts with external local State & Federal regulatory agencies.
  • Work with internal business partners regarding new product, equipment and process introductions, various EHS initiatives as well as programs and practices.
  • Experience implementing and maintaining ISO 14001, ISO 45001 at a manufacturing site.



  • BS/BA in safety, environmental, ergonomics or a related field
  • 10+ years of increasing responsibilities in safety and environmental programs in manufacturing organizations
  • 5+ years of experience leading and building effective teams
  • Expert knowledge of California local, state and Federal regulatory requirements such as SCAQMD, CUPA, DTSC, Cal-OSHA, etc.
  • Experience leading change in a large manufacturing environment and managing multiple direct reports.
  • Written and verbal communication skills, including comfort interfacing with Directors and VPs and other executive leaders
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience in a fast-paced, changing/growing organization
  • Handle changing priorities and use good judgment in stressful situations



  • Master’s degree in safety, environmental, ergonomics or a related field
  • Certified Safety Professional or other EHS certifications

Upon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process.  To request a reasonable accommodation, please call the Luxottica Ethics Compliance Hotline at 1-888-887-3348 or e-mail (be sure to provide your name and contact information for either option so that we may follow up in a timely manner). 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, social origin, social condition, being perceived as a victim of domestic violence, sexual aggression or stalking, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, ancestry, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information or any other characteristics protected by law.  Native Americans receive preference in accordance with Tribal Law.

Foothill Ranch, California

Luxottica produces and distributes sun and prescription eyewear of high technical and stylistic quality to improve the well-being and satisfaction of its customers and at the same time create value for employees and the communities in which the Group operates. Every collection, every pair of glasses, is the result of an ongoing process of research and development whose aim is to anticipate and interpret the needs, desires and aspirations of consumers all over the world.

Founded in 1961 by Leonardo Del Vecchio, always involved in protecting eyes and optimising the look of men and women everywhere, the Luxottica Group is now a vertically integrated organization, producing and distributing prescription frames and sunglasses of high technical quality and style.

The constant attention paid to research and development, technological innovation, the adaptation to market evolutions in respect of people and the environment, have led Luxottica through worldwide expansion.


Product design, development and manufacturing take place in Luxottica’s six production facilities in Italy, three factories in China, one in Brazil and one sport sunglasses production facility in the United States. Luxottica also has a small plant in India serving the local market.


The design and quality of Luxottica’s products and strong and well-balanced brand portfolio are known around the world. Proprietary brands include Ray-Ban, one of the world’s best known brands for eyewear, Oakley, Vogue Eyewear, Persol, Oliver Peoples, Alain Mikli and Arnette. Licensed brands include Giorgio Armani, Burberry, Bvlgari, Chanel, Coach, Dolce & Gabbana, DKNY, Michael Kors, Paul Smith, Ralph Lauren, Prada, Starck Eyes, Tiffany, Tory Burch and Versace .

Wholesale distribution

The Group’s wholesale distribution network covers more than 130 countries across five continents and has nearly 50 commercial subsidiaries providing direct operations in key markets. 

Retail distribution

Direct wholesale operations are complemented by an extensive retail network comprising over 7,000 stores worldwide as of December 31, 2014.

Luxottica is a leader in the prescription business in North America with its LensCrafters and Pearle Vision retail brands, in Asia-Pacific with the OPSM and Laubman & Pank brands, in China with the LensCrafters brand and in South America with the GMO brand. In North America, Luxottica operates points of sale for its retail licensed brands under the Sears Optical and Target Optical brands.

Additionally, Luxottica operates one of the largest managed vision care networks in the United States through EyeMed and the second largest lens finishing network, with three central laboratories, over 900 on-site labs at LensCrafters stores, a fully dedicated Oakley lab and an additional facility based in China dedicated to North American optical retail.

Luxottica has a global retail organization to support its sun and luxury retail brands including Sunglass Hut, ILORI and The Optical Shop of Aspen. The Sunglass Hut brand, in particular, has a global presence with stores in North America, Latin America, Asia-Pacific, South Africa, Europe and the Middle East.

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