Senior Specialist, Camp/Clinical SAF, Research Compliance

Boston University
BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States
30 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
28 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

The Senior Specialist, Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) position is part of the Occupational Health & Safety Division of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS). This position reports to the Manager, OHS at the Charles River Campus (CRC) and is primarily responsible for the daily execution of workplace safety programs at BU and BMC. This position is primarily based on the CRC while remaining flexible in assignments across all areas and departments served by EHS. The specific duties and responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following: conducting safety training, inspections and maintaining related records. Also implements programs designed to prevent workplace injuries and illness and promote campus-wide education regarding occupational safety. Implements compliance programs including, but not limited to; lockout/tagout, confined space entry, hazard communication, machine shop safety, bloodborne pathogens and powered industrial trucks. Develops and conducts training programs on various health and safety topics. This position also provides support to construction, and fire safety programs for BUMC and BMC.

Required Skills

B.A./B.S. in a related field and three years of relevant experience, the ability to respond to emergencies on campus during off hours, including weekends and holidays as part of the on-call emergency response team. Should have or be able to obtain the 40-hour OSHA hazardous waste operations and emergency response training. This position requires completion of a pre-placement physical questionnaire and on-site physical and medical surveillance upon hire.


Boston University an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular