Environmental, Health and Safety Specialist

Manage the environmental, health and safety compliance for Lasertel.

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Duties

This job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with this job. Management reserves the right to modify, add or remove duties as
necessary. 

  • Oversees the development, planning, and implementation of environmental, health and safety policies; develops procedures (chemical safety, illness and injury prevention, hazardous waste management, etc.).
  • Ensures compliance with federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
  • Completes and files regulatory reports and permits.
  • Monitors the use and storage of hazardous materials.
  • Monitors and manages the generation, storage, shipment of hazardous waste
  • Conducts training to educate employees on a variety of topics, while remaining up-to-date with any changes to laws and/or regulations that impact the organization.
  • Will coordinate with Human Resources for workers compensation administration.
  • Perform internal compliance self-audits to evaluate adherence to applicable environmental, health and safety laws and regulations.
  • Interface with local, state and federal agencies such as the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ).
  • Participates in regulatory inspections and inquiries.  Ensures appropriate corrective action is taken where environmental, health and safety hazards exist.
  • Manage the Safety Data Sheets to ensure they are up-to-date and readily accessible to all employees.
  • Monitoring site to ensure ongoing conformance to environmental and safety standards.

Skills/Qualifications

  • Associate degree in a safety related field or 5 years of applicable experience.
  • Technical/practical knowledge of EHS regulations, codes, and guidelines.
  • OSHA 30 Hour General Industry training.  40 Hour HAZWOPER training desirable.
  • Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical personnel.
  • Must have strong relationship skills and a demonstrated ability to work within a team.
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels within an organization both orally and written. 
  • Must be results oriented.
  • Self starter with ability to work on their own with ability to provide leadership and guidance when needed.

[NOTE: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.]