Job Opportunities

EH&S Specialist - University of California Davis, Davis, CA

Full time

Under supervision of an EH&S Manager, assists the Biosafety, Chemical Hygiene, and Controlled Substances programs in EH&S at UC Davis. Promotes the prevention of occupational injuries or illnesses from biological, chemical, and other hazards in the laboratory and other research- related environments. Assists EH&S and research personnel with hazard recognition, risk assessment, and development of control and mitigation strategies. Supports campus committees such as the Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC), Chemical Laboratory Safety Committee (CLSC), Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), Sponsored Programs, and others as needed.

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Posted 8/10/22


Associate Director Environmental Health and Safety - Ajinomoto Bio-Pharma Services, San Diego, CA

Full time

We are currently seeking an Associate Director of Environmental, Health & Safety who will be responsible and accountable for developing, implementing and leading EH&S programs for the company. The position is responsible for identifying and controlling hazards and risks and to maintain compliance will all regulations that deal with worker health and safety as well as environmental health and safety.

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Posted 7/6/22


EH&S Manager - Foundation Medicine, San Diego, CA

Full time

The Manager, Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) oversees environmental, health, and safety related policies, procedures, and programs of FMI for a designated workspace. The position’s scope spans both laboratory and office EHS. The incumbent is responsible for maintaining, reviewing, and implementing EHS procedures specially customized for the unique needs of FMI, and ensures compliance with all regulatory agencies.

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Posted 7/1/22


Senior Safety Engineer - Caltech, Pasadena, CA

Full time

Candidate is responsible for developing and implementing comprehensive environmental, health, and safety (EH&S) programs and procedures for ensuring the well-being of the Institute community. With a strong background in the sciences assist the Institute community by providing consultation, evaluations, and, hazard assessments to reduce or eliminate workplace conditions that may lead to injury or loss of Institute resources. Leverages on expertise to develop and conduct safety related training for research and campus communities. Through regular facility reviews and/or injury-site investigations, identifies occupational health issues and formulates measures for mitigating workplace hazards. May serve as an Institute liaison to OSHA, EPA, AQMD, etc. and support various designated divisions/departments and their respective safety committees as assigned.

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Posted 5/19/22


Environmental Manager - Caltech, Pasadena, CA

Full time

This position will work within the Environment, Health, and Safety Office under general direction of the EHS Director. The Institute Environmental Manager will develop, implement, and maintain environmental initiatives for all Institute sites in support of hazardous materials/hazardous waste activities, electronic recycling, and ensure campus compliance with local, state and federal regulations including, but not limited to, RCRA, DOT, DTSC, AQMD/CARB, EPCRA, CAL/OSHA and local regulations.

Acts as subject matter expert and provides functional direction and training in application of hazardous waste management practices to the research community, operational units on campus and remote facilities, and sustainability efforts of the Institute.

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Posted 5/19/22


Biosafety Officer - San Jose State University, San Jose, CA

Full time

The purpose of this position is to ensure the safe use of campus biological agents, recombinant DNA and biohazards in accordance with CalOSHA, NIH Guidelines and other applicable regulations. This position will also be responsible for chairing the Institutional Biosafety Committee and will review and approve biological use authorizations (BUA) campus wide. This position provides support to other laboratory safety programs across multiple colleges to promote the safety of faculty, staff and students.

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Posted 5/16/22


Chemical Safety Specialist - University of California San Diego, CA

Full time

The primary emphasis of the job is the prevention and/or mitigation of occupational injuries or illnesses from chemical risks in the laboratory environment. The incumbent will provide consultation services to Principal Investigators (PI) and researchers on the policies, practices and procedures for the safe use of hazardous materials. The incumbent will frequently consult with faculty and staff as well as support and maintenance personnel to improve practices, procedures and control measures.

The incumbent will evaluate workplaces to identify, analyze, monitor, and control chemical health hazards for elimination or reduction of illness and injuries. The incumbent will facilitate loss prevention initiatives to protect employees from occupational exposures to hazardous materials, chemicals, microbials, noise, and physical agents. The incumbent will develop strategies and systems for compliance with campus, federal and state policies, guidelines and laws relating to the research environment.

Visit the University website for more information and to apply (Ref # 115985)

Posted 5/6/22


EH&S Coordinator - La Jolla Institute, La Jolla, CA

Full time

Under the supervision and direction of the EH&S Manager the EH&S Coordinator assists with administrative and technical duties for EH&S programs within the Institute. This includes database management, record keeping, filing, scheduling for various EH&S programs, and technical duties including medical waste management and facility/equipment inspections.

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Posted 1/24/22


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