Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Officer

December 29, 2021
Frederick, Maryland

Environmental Health & Safety Officer
Frederick, MD

  • BS in a safety related field | MS preferred
  • CSP or CIH preferred
  • Minimum 7 years of direct safety experience
  • Minimum 3 years experience working in Bio-pharmaceutical R&D and or Manufacturing experience
  • Must live with a reasonable driving distance from Frederick, MD

HazTek Safety Management is one of the nation’s largest and most experienced and respected occupational health and safety management firms. We are known for our professional consulting services and premium safety training and we are trusted for our effectiveness in keeping workers safe today — so employees and businesses will be here tomorrow. HazTek is leading the industry in growth and is currently seeking outstanding performers to join our respected team of safety professionals.

We offer a positive workplace culture, competitive compensation, and a great benefits package. Please go to www.haztekinc.com to learn more about our company.

Responsibilities

The key functions of the Environmental Health and Safety Officer are to support specific project needs and ensure that best practices are implemented, safety compliance requirements are met, and an improved safety culture and performance is delivered.

  • Assist manufacturing department with investigating SHE-related events
  • Identify, assess and work with the manufacturing department to develop and implement mitigation strategies
  • Participate in area safety inspections and meetings
  • Perform Risk Assessments
  • Review and update data management system
  • Identify CAPA's with the goal of preventing future incidents
  • Other safety related duties as requested
Qualifications

  • Minimum 7 years of direct safety experience required
  • Minimum 3 years experience working in a Bio-pharmaceutical R&D | Manufacturing industry required
  • Experience must include risk assessments and incident investigations at a biologics or pharmaceutical manufacturing facility
  • 3 years experience using SHE management databases required
  • BS is a Safety related field | MS in a safety related field preferred
  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) preferred
  • First Aid/CPR certified
  • Advance knowledge of safety standards
  • Experience developing a Site Specific Safety Plan
  • Experience developing a Corporate Health and Safety Plan
  • Must have experience in teaching Fall Protection, Scaffolding, Steel Erection, and Excavation classes

Experience preferred in the following areas:

  • Pharmaceutical
  • Manufacturing
  • Biologics

At HazTek, We Stand Together for Safety
HazTek Inc. is committed to building an environment of inclusion and acceptance that values diversity across all areas of the organization — an environment in which all employees have an opportunity to participate and contribute to the success of the business and are valued for their skills, experience, and unique perspectives.

Every employee’s role in creating an inclusive culture is to demonstrate respect for colleagues and customers and recognize the broad range of ideas and viewpoints that are being contributed to the company every day.

We work to increase awareness of diversity issues through integrity and accountability, and swiftly correct behaviors that are toxic, offensive, retaliatory, or exclusive. We strive to ensure that any environment our team members work in provides an atmosphere of inclusion, achieved through open-door policies, whistleblower protection, organizational training, and transparency.

Integrity | Compassion | Dependability | Support | Accountability

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.


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Company Name:

HazTek Safety Management

Salary:

$100,000 Per Year

Job Category:

EHS Multi-site, EHS Single-site, Safety - Laboratory/BioSafety, EHS - Northeast region

Position Type:

Full Time

Experience:

5 - 10 years

Education:

Bachelor's Degree

Industry Segments

General Manufacturing, Pharmaceuticals