Manager of Workplace Safety, Environmental Health & Safety (EH&S)
Carnegie Mellon University 78 reviews - Pittsburgh, PA

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Manages university's workplace safety and construction programs. Writes and edits safety plans, procedures, and guidelines that minimize impact from adverse conditions or incidents at Pittsburgh campuses. Coordinates and maintains the Emergency Response Plan. Maintains loss control data base and performs accident analysis, trending prediction, and loss control studies. Conducts safety and environmental inspections and provides recommendations to correct safety hazards. Performs ergonomic studies, risk assessments, noise level evaluations, air quality measurements, accident investigations, and makes recommendations for improvements. Develops and conducts training programs for faculty, staff, and students. Acts as liaison to city, state, and federal regulators and insurance brokers and agents.

: Minimum:
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree in engineering, public health, or safety related science discipline or equivalent combination of training and experience.

  • Licenses: Authorized OSHA outreach trainer or qualified to obtain this certification.

  • Experience: Five (5) years safety related experience, including accident prevention, interpretation of OSHA regulations in both general industry and construction, training, hazard recognition and mitigation.

  • Skills: Competent with computer applications including word processing, spreadsheet, and database software. Demonstrated knowledge and interpretation of OSHA, and NFPA regulations and standards. Effective written and oral communication with diverse cultural and intellectual groups. Proficient with field survey instrumentation, including field calibration, the interpretation of measurements and report writing.

  • Physical Mobility: Ability (including passing medical examination to wear a respirator) and willingness to wear tight fitting respirator; physically and mentally capable of wearing respiratory protection for at least two continuous hours. Must be clean shaven when wearing tight fitting respirator face-piece. Must be mobile and capable of maneuvering through mechanical rooms, steam tunnels and on rooftops.

  • Environmental Conditions: Rare exposure to chemical and hazardous material; may need to audit potential or actual health and safety hazards where there may be conditions of high temperature and humidity.

  • Mental: Ability to pay close attention to detail and keep accurate records, to meet deadlines, and to handle "rush" or peak work times. Capable of scheduling tasks and multitasking, remaining calm and composed when dealing with difficult people or emergency situations.

  • Other: Able to work long hours when responding to emergencies. Must be available on a 24 hour basis, except when on PTO or when not in local area.

  • Education: Master's Degree in engineering or safety related science discipline.

  • Licenses: Certified Safety Professional or Certified Industrial Hygienist; additional certifications in ergonomics, safety management, risk management and/or loss control desirable.

  • Experience: One or more years managing a safety program preferably in a college or university setting. Emergency response and disaster planning. Ergonomic evaluations.

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Job Function : Supervisors/Managers
Primary Location : United States-Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh
FT/PT Status : Regular Full Time

Minimum Education Level : Bachelor's Degree or equivalent
Preferred Education Level : Master's Degree or equivalent
Salary : 43,059 - 75,353 US Dollars Annually

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