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Environmental Health & Safety Technician (Frederick, MD)

Kelly Services
Frederick, MD 21705
**Environmental Health & Safety Technician** **(Frederick, MD)**

**Pay Rate: $23.00 -** **$25.00 Hourly**

**Full-Time Contract Position**

**Essential Job Functions and Accountabilities:** Inspire a culture where employees at all levels take ownership for safety.

**Job Description:**

+ Engagement employees in safety initiatives to eliminate or control safety hazards and reduce risk of an injury or environmental exposure.

+ Be a Safety Ambassador for the site.

+ Participate in and encourage associate participation in site safety initiatives including Safety Gemba walks, Hazard ID and Near Miss Reporting, Safety Inspections, and Safety Council activities.

+ Provides assistance to the EHS Manager in the development and implementation of training programs to meet regulatory requirements and best management practice needs to drive EHS excellence.

+ Conduct safety training including but not limited to Emergency Response, Hazard Communications and New Hire Orientation as assigned.

+ Assist site team members in problem solving to resolve employee safety concerns and implement recommendations where appropriate.

+ Review and work with site team members to maintain Job Safety Analyses and Personal Protective Equipment PPE Assessments and update shared folders and iConnect sites as needed. Schedule waste pickups as required by the site.

+ Ensure emergency signage and lists are up-to-date

+ Conduct risk assessments to identify potential environmental and workplace hazards, programs deficiencies and liabilities.

+ Present corrective action recommendations to site leadership. Assist in the maintenance of the site information on the SHED database and track corrective action items to completion. Track EHS KPI s for the site to meet corporate and regulatory requirements.

+ Assist in conducting the investigation of incidents and near-miss incidents.

+ Work with supervisors and managers to maintain information in SHED and track action items to closure.

+ Providing assistance to the Site EHS Manager in performing environmental compliance duties including wastewater reporting, storm water inspections and other duties as assigned.

+ Use LEAN manufacturing methodology and LEAN tools Kaizen events, process mapping, benchmarking, and root cause analysis to drive workplace safety improvement.

+ Promote the strong connection between PPI Practical Process Improvement /Lean initiatives and safety programs.

**Qualifications:** Knowledge of EHS Understanding of identifying hazardous workplace conditions, near misses, and GEMBA walks

Ability to use a computer Typing skills and entry accuracy

Email - Outlook Moderate Skill set in Microsoft Office Excel, Word and PowerPoint with the ability to update data and generate reports. Professional communication skills with internal associates and external suppliers Written for email communications Verbal for telephone communications Normally receives limited instruction on routine work.

Perform work in compliance with established procedures. Demonstrate active listening through full attention. Be able to present verbal and written information clearly. Read and understand analyses and reports, interpret technical procedures and government regulations, and write reports and business correspondence and procedures.

Critical thinking skills Ability to make recommendations for improvements

Temp to hire- is a Strong possibility based on performance. Looking for a self motivated, Customer focus, approachable person for this role.

Join us and contribute to our singular mission enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**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 (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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. (
Posted: 2022-05-09 Expires: 2022-06-09

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