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Environmental Health and Safety Specialist

Kelly Services
Princeton, NJ 08544
Kelly Services is seeking an **Environmental Health and Safety Specialist** for one of our biotechnology clients in **Princeton, NJ**



Job Description



Pay Rate: $25.00/hr



Hours: 9-5



In this key role, you will establish and maintain EHS policies, programs and procedures that ensure compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local regulations and corporate standards.



Responsibilities




+ Be a safety advocate. Proactively look for opportunities to improve safety programs and educate and encourage employees to do the same. Drive and implement changes as needed.

+ Serve as a technical resource to the company in sophisticated areas of EHS Compliance, risk management, hazardous materials/waste, industrial hygiene, industrial safety, and/or ergonomics.

+ Lead GEMBA walks and finding opportunities related to EH&S.

+ Assist in safety committees and awareness programs.

+ Evaluate new hazardous materials to ensure compliance in EHS requirements and facility procedures.

+ Conduct EHS reviews for new product development, facility modification, product manufacturing modifications and new equipment/machinery installations.

+ Develop and deliver training programs.

+ Perform periodic audits to identify potential environmental and workplace hazards, program deficiencies, and liabilities.

+ Participate in incident investigations, ensuring root cause and countermeasure identification is completed to eliminate future injury. Review and analyze accident data to identify trends or areas requiring additional focus.

+ Complete job hazard and ergonomics analysis, make recommendations and work with management to implement changes when vital!

+ Work with regulatory agencies and third parties as needed based on project or program responsibilities.

+ Maintain routine safety and environmental reports and records and file the applicable permits (OSHA logs, Stormwater, etc.).

+ Assist with changes to the site to ensure established safety standards are met

+ Assist and participate in site related practical process improvement initatives



Education



Bachelors degree in Occupational Safety and Health, Environmental Science, or similar in direct EHS experience.





Experience




+ Direct experience performing ergonomic evaluations and recommendations.

+ Experience in local, state and federal EHS regulatory compliance.

+ Good technical and project management skills with the ability to efficiently lead multiple projects and daily responsibilities.

+ Ability to make decisions and work independently and as part of a team.

+ Good verbal communication skills and strong interpersonal skills.

+ Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

+ Self-motivated for developing and encouraging creative and innovative solutions.

+ Ability to interact with all levels of employees.

+ Ability to discern and appropriately communicate critical issues.



Preferred Qualifications




+ HAZWOPER and/or RCRA Current Certifications

+ Radiation and Laser Safety Officer Certifications

+ OSHA 30 hr course or equivalent

+ CSP (Certified Safety Professional) a PLUS




**Why Kelly** **** **?**



Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.


**About Kelly** ****



At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm

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Posted: 2021-01-06 Expires: 2021-02-06

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