Campus Clinical Safety Specialist

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
09 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
06 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Perform safety inspections of University buildings and facilities including dorms, classrooms, trades shops, auditoriums, mechanical spaces and other areas as determined by the Manager of Campus and Clinical Safety. Assist Senior Specialist in conducting fire safety inspections with regulatory authorities for the purposes of securing required permits and licenses. Conduct workplace safety assessments for confined spaces, electrical safety and other OSHA required workplace safety programs. Conduct inspections and certify emergency eyewash and safety showers, patient isolation rooms, laboratory fume hoods, and other areas and safety systems. Take part in the emergency response on- call program within a scheduled rotation of EHS staff members. Perform other EHS duties as determined.

Required Skills

Requires: B.A./B.S. in a related field, basic knowledge of federal, state and local safety regulations and OSHA standards, and a minimum of one to three years of fire safety and/or occupational safety experience and training, preferably in an academic setting. Ability to respond to emergencies on campus during off hours, including weekends and holidays as part of the on-call emergency response team. Must have or obtain the 24 or 40-hour OSHA hazardous waste operations and emergency responsetraining. This position requires successful completion of a pre-placement physical.

Job Location BOSTON, , United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular