Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) 1 in Hampton Township, PA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 5/4/2018

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Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) Coordinator

Apex Life Sciences is currently recruiting for an EHS Coordinator to assist in organizing and planning environmental health and safety programs to ensure a positive and safe work environment. Areas of specialty for this position will focus on EHS training management and delivery.

Responsibilities:

•Plan, schedule and train personnel in safe work practices and policies; serve as site coordinator for EHS training, including the training of new hires and lab associates.

•Identify, further develop and deliver training programs in a manner that raises employee’s awareness and enables employees and supervisors to work safely.

•Organize and manage training reports and rosters, training compliance matrices and schedules; assist the site EHS Manager in updating training content and materials, as needed.

•Assist site Hazardous Waste Technician in managing site hazardous waste programs, including acting as the primary backup for all waste management duties.

•Responsible for being the primary contract lead for the Laboratory Coat/Uniform contract; coordinate purchasing activities for safety shoes and other aspects of the Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) program

•Serve as solvent delivery technician

•Know and apply occupational safety and environmental regulations and identify problems and suggest remedies.

•Support safety and environmental related projects and compliance initiatives, as assigned.

Requirements:

•Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university; or 2 years or more related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

•Prefer candidates with experience in laboratory, research and development, university, or academic environments.

•Excellent communication and presentation skills; comfortable in delivering classroom-style training in large or small group settings.

•Strong organizational and interpersonal skills.

•General knowledge and application of safety, health and environmental topics. Experience with OSHA, DOT, EPA and DEP regulations & standards is a plus.

•Experience in handling and managing hazardous waste.

•Intermediate computer skills in MS Office (Excel and Word). Excellent written and verbal skills

•At least 1 to 2 years safety training experience, preferable in a laboratory, research or academic setting

•OSHA 10/30 hour and RCRA training courses a plus; hazardous waste certifications a plus

If interested, please apply online at www.apexlifesciences.com and send your resume to Pittsburgh@apexlifesciences.com

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.