177611 - Health and Safety Specialist
Industry
PRO
Region
VA-Virginia
City
Newport News
State
VA
Rate
$26.69 to $35.10 DOE
Duration
6 months
Description


RESPONSIBILITIES:
Work site safety inspections, with knowledge of OSHA 1915 and/or 1910 standards, for identifying hazards, non-compliant items, and enforcement of safety policies.
Enforcement of NNS safety policies. (Yard wide).
Responding to emergencies when necessary (Yard wide).
Answering calls and providing answers to safety related questions.
Industrial hygiene sampling (shipboard job only).
Identifies hazardous workplace conditions and takes preliminary samples and measurements of hazardous forces and toxic substances, removes hazards and/or protects employees by guarding, revising work procedures, and training or requiring use of protective clothing and personal protective equipment. Takes effective steps to ensure that workplace conditions comply with applicable federal and state occupational safety and health standard provisions of any labor agreement, ensuring that all required records are prepared and maintained. Participates in Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) inspections and in any procedures that may follow a citation. Investigates, prepares, and forwards as required reports on injuries and fatalities. Conducts safe work procedures training courses.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
Candidate must be able to identify health and safety hazard; not environmental hazard.
Must have experience with safety related health and safety and must show on resume.
Must have experience with industrial hygiene.
Must have good communication - verbal and written - since candidate will be writing reports.
Must have 2 Years with Bachelors in Science; 0 Years with Masters.
Special requirements: Work site safety inspections, with knowledge of OSHA 1915 and/or 1910 standards, for identifying hazards, non-compliant items, and enforcement of safety policies.
Contractor Safety management experience, including reviewing company safety programs for compliance.
Microsoft office skills (Excel, Power Point, etc.).

EDUCATION:
Bachelors in Science or Masters is required.

HOURS:
7:30AM to 4PM

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Andrew Craft
acraft@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
11832 Fishing Point Drive, Suite 100
Newport News, VA 23606

Phone: (757) 595-0005 x173 or (877) 244-5418 x173

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.