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DATE POSTED

October 3, 2017

POSITION TITLE:

Environment Health and Safety Lead

COMPANY/ORGANIZATION:

Oculus Research

POSITION LOCATION:

Redmond, WA

APPLICATION DEADLINE:

Unknown

SALARY:

Unknown

EMPLOYMENT TYPE:

Full Time

POSITION DESCRIPTION AND DUTIES:

Oculus Research is seeking an Environment Health Safety Lead with a passion for constant improvement of safety in a fast-paced environment. The EHS Lead at Redmond Research facilities provides management oversight for growing Oculus Research labs operations. The EHS Lead is responsible for implementing and developing EHS procedures for Redmond. This position serves as laser safety, chemical safety, and laboratory expert for all EHS matters. The EHS lead partners with site leaders, lab managers, and operations support functions to implement, execute and sustain company EHS policies, standards, programs and processes to ensure compliance with applicable local, regional, federal EHS regulations and consensus standards. The EHS Lead is accountable for implementation and execution of site level compliance, risk analysis, continuous improvement projects and managing incident investigation and corrective actions. Responsibilities Oversee EHS Specialist (s) daily functions Develop and implement company procedures and site specific safe operating procedures for equipment and processes Provide EHS support and technical guidance for new and existing processes and tasks including chemicals, equipment, and layouts Perform EHS compliance applicability reviews and EHS risk assessments Maintain documentation for EHS compliance at each location Oversee or act as Laser Safety Officer including the evaluation and auditing of high powered laser systems in R&D Setting Oversee or serve as Chemical Hygiene Officer for site Develop written EHS programs, procedures and training to support Oculus facilities including local jurisdiction requirements Conduct training sessions on applicable EHS topics including but not limited waste management, chemical safety, lasers, robotics, risk assessments Conduct frequent site inspections to review EHS management gaps, develop corrective actions and implement solutions to sustain compliance with EHS regulations. Support Oculus EHS teams on special projects.

EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS:

 MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Laser Safety Officer, Certified or ability to obtain certification BS Degree in Industrial Hygiene, Safety, Chemistry, Health Physics or related field Ability to communicate with all levels of employees and leadership Communication skills Minimum seven years of experience overseeing EHS responsibilities PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Experience as Chemical Hygiene Officer Master’s Degree in Industrial Hygiene, Safety, Health Physics or related field Experience with Robotics risk assessments Certified Industrial Hygienist, Certified Safety Professional Experience with Washington Department of Ecology and Labor and Industry Regulations Experience in reviewing and assessing new equipment, building designs and construction Prior work in semi-conductor, equipment development or laboratory environment

HOW TO APPLY:

 Go to: https://www3.oculus.com/en-us/careers/a0I1H00000K6mo8UAB

ADDITIONAL DOCUMENTATION:

 

DATE POSTED

October 3, 2017

POSITION TITLE:

Environmental Health Specialist

COMPANY/ORGANIZATION:

University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus

POSITION LOCATION:

Aurora, Colorado

APPLICATION DEADLINE:

October 27, 2017

SALARY:

Starting at $48,000, commensurate with education and experience

EMPLOYMENT TYPE:

Full time

POSITION DESCRIPTION AND DUTIES:

Performs laboratory inspections and audits for compliance to applicable Federal, State, local regulations, and funding entity requirements as well as to assess staff and student risks and laboratory safety. Communicates compliance findings, conducts compliance assurance follow up measures and corrective action activities and assists with the generation of compliance metrics. Provides industrial hygiene and hazardous materials response support. Performs indoor air quality assessments. Performs environmental and personnel exposure sampling activities. Assists with spill response activities. Conducts in person training and outreach presentations. Prepares outreach materials in the form of compliance guidance documents and standard operating procedures.

EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS:

 A bachelor’s degree in occupational health, environmental health, public health chemistry, physics, toxicology, microbiology, related engineering degree or a directly related field from an accredited institution. Must be willing and able to obtain 40-hour Hazardous Waste Operator certification within the first year of employment. Must be willing and able to obtain certification as CHMM within 2 years or, optional: CSP/CIH within 5 years of employment. Must be willing and able to lift and carry ~50lbs (e.g., when needed for waste handling and SCBA tank worn on back), and willing and able to push or pull (with drum dolly or other mechanical aid) up to 500 lbs.

HOW TO APPLY:

 There are two positions available - #11294 (https://cu.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=11294⟨=en ) and #11299 (https://cu.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=11299⟨=en ) - apply online at https://www.cu.edu/cu-careers

ADDITIONAL DOCUMENTATION:

 

 

Date of Posting September 22, 2017
Company Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Application Deadline 10/3/2017
Location Denver, CO
Salary $4,117-$6,026 Monthly
Employment Type Full Time
Duties

This position is a Health and Safety Outreach Coordinator the Office of Emergency Preparedness and Response and represents OEPR for all planning efforts related to protecting the health and safety of partnering organizations, as well as provides behavioral health expertise within all planning and response tasks for public health, medical and public behavioral health response tasks.  This position provide expertise and coordination in the following core areas:

  • Provide technical assistance and support to community and to community leaders, including healthcare coalitions, local public health agencies, health care facilities, hospitals, community mental health center disaster coordinators, substance abuse treatment management service organizations and treatment providers, regarding responder, receiver and survivor impact issues.
  • Provide technical assistance and support to the Colorado Crisis Education and Response Network (CoCERN) to assure sustainability across partnering agencies for behavioral health disaster response and recovery efforts throughout the phases of emergency management.
  • Providing OEPR technical assistance and support guidance to LPHA, CMHC and Coroners at the county level in collective work to meet the Fatality Management Capability.
  • Build key response and recovery partnerships with CoVOAD organizations to assure clear boundaries regarding health and medical response as well as mass care response to clearly articulate, train toward and coordinate response and recovery efforts.  Key CoVOAD partners include American Red Cross, Salvation Army, and CoVOAD Emotional and Spiritual Care leadership.
  • Provide core trainings as needed to community stakeholders.
Experience/ Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in public health, behavioral sciences, public administration, emergency preparedness, or closely related field;
AND
Two (2) years of full time professional experience in designing and delivering health and medical emergency preparedness technical assistance, training, or outreach that included face to face training and public speaking as well as the use of Microsoft PowerPoint.

This experience must be substantiated within the Work Experience section of your application. "See Resume" will not be accepted. In addition, part-time work will be prorated.

Substitutions:
Additional appropriate experience will substitute for the degree requirement on a year-for-year basis. Additional appropriate education will substitute for the required experience on a year-for-year basis

Preferred Qualifications and Essential Competencies:
The preferred experience, competencies and abilities are highly desirable for this position and will be considered in selecting the successful candidate:

  • Excellent oral communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Advanced level experience with Microsoft PowerPoint;
  • Ability to collaborate and work with external partners;
  • Experience developing curriculum for adult education;
  • Experience in developing programmatic and process-oriented evaluation tools;
  • Excellent multitasking and project management ability;
  • Comfort presenting to large groups of people varying from 20-40;
  • Experience with both face to face training and web based training tools;
  • Experience with and/or knowledge of the Colorado Crisis Education and Response Network;
  • Knowledge of and experience with health and medical emergency preparedness training and technical assistance;
  • Experience in conducting training needs assessments;
  • Experience with and knowledge of Emergency Support Functions 6 and 8; how they differ and how they overlap.
 How to Apply  https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/colorado/jobs/1849713/health-and-safety-outreach-coordinator-0998