ESH furnishes many services that provide the tools for a healthy and safe environment for the University Community. ESH serves the University Community by providing technical support, informational training, consultation and periodic audits of environmental health and safety practices, as well as regulatory compliance.
It is the goal of ESH to be a highly-valued partner with all UMBC faculty, staff and students in order to facilitate completion of their work in a safe and compliant manner. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact ESH at (410) 455-2918 or email@example.com
The Occupation Safety and Health Specialist will help develop, implement and improve and occupational safety programs for UMBC.
Why Work at UMBC?
UMBC offers competitive compensation. This role starts at $76,000and has over 4 weeks of vacation for regular full time roles. Tuition remission is also available.
The Occupation Safety and Health Specialist will help develop, implement and improve occupational safety programs for the campus community to foster a safe work environment. This position will also assist with the development and implementation of other ESH programs to promote environmental safety, safe work practices and compliance with regulations and requirements of local, state and federal oversight.
Required Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field (i.e. Occupational Safety, Safety Management, Environmental Engineering, Industrial Health, Health Physics, Chemistry, Biology, etc.).
Three years of progressive experience implementing occupational safety and/or industrial hygiene programs.
Offers of employment may be contingent on applicant obtaining medical clearance by university approved medical staff.
Employee will be personally responsible for following health and safety guidelines/instructions. This position may, at times, require the employee to work with or be in potentially hazardous areas.
A Master's Degree and additional professional certification is preferred.
If you require a reasonable accommodation for a disability for any part of the employment process, please contact the Human Resources Department at 410-455-2337 or MD TTY Relay Service 1-800-735-2258 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, be prepared to present acceptable documentation upon hire showing your identity and that you are a U.S. citizen or an alien who is authorized to work.
UMBC is a dynamic public research university integrating teaching, research and service to benefit the citizens of Maryland. As an Honors University, the campus offers academically talented students a strong undergraduate liberal arts foundation that prepares them for graduate and professional study, entry into the workforce, and community service and leadership. UMBC emphasizes science, engineering, information technology, human services and public policy at the graduate level. UMBC contributes to the economic development of the State and the region through entrepreneurial initiatives, workforce training, K-16 partnerships, and technology commercialization in collaboration with public agencies and the corporate community. UMBC is dedicated to cultural and ethnic diversity, social responsibility and lifelong learning.