Environment, Health and Safety Coordinator

Massachusetts, United States
29 Jul 2019
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29 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture and benefits  that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.

ENVIRONMENT, HEALTH, AND SAFETY (EHS) COORDINATOR, Microsystems Technology Laboratories (MTL, 50%) and MIT.nano (50%), to provide day-to-day oversight of the EHS Management System (EHS-MS), ensuring that EHS compliance and regulatory requirements are met and that MIT EHS best practices are followed.  

The MTL is comprised of private research labs with research focused in the areas of materials, structures, devices, circuits, and systems.  The shared nano- and micro-fabrication facilities that have been managed by the MTL are being transferred to MIT.nano.  MIT.nano is an approximately 214,000 gsf state-of-the-art complex that will contain a fully-equipped 40,000 sf cleanroom and an additional 60,000 sf of facility-intensive specialty research spaces, dedicated imaging and characterization spaces, prototyping laboratories, a subfab, additional clean spaces, and staff support spaces.  The building will also contain approximately 114,000 sf of highly complex facilities space for supporting the programmed spaces described above. The facility will serve a large research and development community, providing a mostly shared environment for fabrication, study, and imaging of novel nanostructures/materials/devices/processes.  

A full job description is available at  https://mitnano.mit.edu/sites/default/files/EHS-coordinator_MTL-MITnano.pdf.  

Job Requirements

REQUIRED:  bachelor’s degree (master’s preferred) in an EHS discipline and/or related professional discipline; at least four years' relevant experience; proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint and ability to learn specialized EHS computer applications; strong organizational, administrative, problem-solving, interpersonal, and verbal and written communication skill; good judgment; and ability to work alone or within a team environment, adapt to change and meet goals, and interact effectively with faculty/students/research staff.  PREFERRED:  experience in semiconductor device fabrication, biology, and/or materials science; at least four years’ relevant EHS compliance experience; and proficiency with document and data management tools (e.g. Microsoft SharePoint sites, wikis, QuickBase).  Job #17793-9

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated agaist on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.