Job Opportunities

Manager EH&S – Kite Pharma, Santa Monica, CA

Full time

The role of the EH&S Manager is to conduct and manage various programs and activities in the EH&S Department. We are looking for a self-starter with superior analysis and problem solving skills ranging from simple to complex situations. This individual is expected to explain information and influence others in order to secure successful implementation of EH&S programs and directives as assigned.

Visit the company website for more information and to apply (Ref R0008611)

Posted 8/14/19


EH&S Coordinator – Bachem, Vista, CA

Full time

The Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) Coordinator will be responsible for providing full time environmental health and safety support to the site operations and will ensure that all practices comply with all regulatory requirements. EHS Coordinator is responsible to create and enforce a culture of safety within Bachem’s organization. The EHS Coordinator will implement programs, policies, and assessments to ensure the company is in compliance with all federal, state, and local internal health and safety rules. This individual will also be responsible for coordinating regulatory programs, training, and its permitting applications.

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Posted 8/14/19


Associate Director EH&S – Kite Pharma, Santa Monica, CA

Full time

Under minimal supervision, this position is responsible for providing and promoting environmental health and safety leadership. Closely collaborate with Quality, Engineering, Facilities, Supply Chain and General Administrative units.

Visit the company website for more information and to apply (Ref R0009475)

Posted 8/14/19


Environmental Health and Safety Specialist – Pharmacyclics, Sunnyvalle, CA

Full time

Under the direction of the EHS Associate Director, provide guidance on EHS matters to employees and contractors and exercise communication, training and consultation skills to successfully implement programs, policies and positive safety culture. Responsible for the development, implementation, support and maintenance of specific environment, health and safety (EHS) programs as assigned to ensure regulatory compliance and conformance with the company’s EHS Management System. This position will create programs, policies, procedures, hazard assessments and training materials in both manufacturing and R&D functions.

Visit the company website for more information and to apply (Ref 2818)

Posted 8/14/19


Deputy Biosafety Officer – Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA

Full time
Salary Range: $115,000 – $140,000 annually.

The Deputy Biosafety Officer will provide expert support to internal staff in anticipating, recognizing, evaluating and controlling biosafety, chemical, and physical hazards.  Reporting to EHS Division H&S Research Support Management, you will provide biosafety and related occupational safety and health expertise that helps the Lab provide a safe and healthful workplace for their employees.

Visit the Laboratory website for more information and to apply (Ref 87671)

Posted 7/19/19


Assistant Biosafety Officer – University of California, San Francisco, CA

Full time

The Assistant Biosafety Officer (ABSO) assists the Campus Biosafety Officer (BSO) in developing, implementing and managing a comprehensive Biosafety Program that is designed to support and facilitate research and teaching while protecting people and the environment from the adverse effects of research involving bio-hazardous and recombinant DNA materials (e.g. microbes, prions, toxins, transgenics) etc.

The ABSO assists the campus BSO who is responsible for campus compliance with biological safety standards (Bloodborne Pathogens, Aerosol Transmissible Diseases, Select Agents, NIH Recombinant DNA Research Guidelines, etc.), medical waste regulations, and safe working practices involving biological hazardous agents as well as advising Principal Investigators, lab personnel, and OEH&S management and staff on biosafety issues. As a member of the UCSF Institutional Biosafety Committee, and in the absence of the BSO, this position may be charged with advising the committee, senior OEH&S management and staff of successful strategies for regulatory compliance.

Visit the University website for more information and to apply (Ref 52881BR)

Posted 7/19/19


Animal Biosafety Officer – Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

Full time
Salary: $56,880 – $74,500 annually

The candidate will plan, organize, evaluate, and implement activities and programs to ensure safe and compliant animal (including arthropod) research and teaching environments through inspections, field assignments, training and educational programs. Educate, advise and inform campus community about biohazards used in animal research and teaching activities and communicate animal biosafety practices and procedures for control. Ensure compliance with federal, state, and local animal biosafety requirements through regulatory oversight, best management practices, administrative and engineering controls, enforcement, and notification to the Director of Biosafety and Biosecurity. This position will serve as the primary liaison between EHS, the ASU animal research community, ASU Health Services, and Knowledge Enterprise Development. The position will review and provide biosafety expertise on Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) protocols, attend monthly IACUC meetings, participate in semi-annual IACUC inspections, prepare for and participate in third party certification efforts (e.g., AAALAC), serve as a resource during regulatory inspections (e.g., USDA, FDA), and be responsive to all incidents involving animals on campus. The Animal Biosafety Officer will also provide hands-on support and training to personnel involved in animal research (e.g., developing safe needle and injection processes to prevent needlestick injuries). This position will work closely with ASU Health Services to determine medical surveillance requirements for each animal research project.

Visit the University website for more information and to apply

Posted 6/18/19


Associate Partner, Full Time/LA or San Diego area Preferred/Virtual
Clinical Biosafety Services – Los Angeles, CA

The candidate will have the overall responsibility for shepherding human gene transfer clinical trials through the Institutional Biosafety Committee review process. This includes:

  • Working with study contacts to collect information, collect documents, and prepare documents necessary for IBC review.
  • Advising study contacts and other Institution officials regarding compliance with the NIH Guidelines and related biosafety regulations.
  • Recruiting local unaffiliated biosafety professionals to serve on Institutional Biosafety Committees.
  • Educating study contacts and Institutional Biosafety Committee members regarding the roles and responsibilities of Institutional Biosafety Committees under the NIH Guidelines.
  • Maintaining electronic records related to Institutional Biosafety Committee reviews and meetings.
  • Maintaining electronic records related to Institutional Biosafety Committee member recruitment and rostering.
  • Maintaining electronic records related to professional contacts.
  • Recording minutes for convened Institutional Biosafety Committee meetings.
  • Preparing and distributing Institutional Biosafety Committee determination letters and meeting minutes.
  • Keeping supervisors informed of activities.
  • Assisting supervisors with preparing and updating standard operation procedures and document templates.
  • Conferring with supervisors to resolve regulatory or operational difficulties.
  • Notifying supervisors of any deviations from established policies and procedures.
  • Providing superior customer service.

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Posted 4/15/19


Biosafety Division Manager, University of California Los Angeles, CA

Full time
Salary: $6,084 – $11,916 monthly

Under direction of the Assistant Vice Chancellor of EH&S, the Biosafety Officer operates independently and exercises professional judgment to design, develop, implement, and maintain multiple comprehensive campus wide programs: Biosafety and Campus Medical Waste. The Biosafety Officer serves as the campus subject matter expert, advising PIs, laboratory personnel and EH&S management on Biosafety issues to ensure compliance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and other state and federal entities related to the use, storage and disposal of biological materials in UCLA research and teaching laboratories. Policies, practices and procedures are developed and promulgated in coordination with the Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC), in cooperation with the Chemical and Physical Safety Committee (CPSC) and the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC).

Visit the University website for more information and to apply (Ref # 29784)

Posted 3/19/19


Biosafety Manager, Los Angeles, CA

Full time
Salary: 100,000 to 120,000 annually

A leading research institute in Los Angeles, CA is seeking a Manager of Biosafety Division to oversee the biosafety program, as well as develop new policies and procedures across BSL1, 2,
and 3 laboratories. The Biosafety Manager will be working as part of the broader EHS team and have responsibility for the biological safety program on campus as well as other specialty programs.

Visit the Recruiting Company website for more information and to apply (Ref # CH-11068)

Posted 3/19/19


Assistant Biosafety Officer/High Containment Lab Director, University of California, Riverside, CA

Full time

Under the direction of the Biosafety Officer, the incumbent will serve as the campus Assistant Biosafety Officer (ABSO) and High Containment Lab Director (HCLD). As the ABSO and HCLD, this individual will collaborate with the Biosafety Officer, other Environmental Health & Safety (EH&S) staff, campus faculty and staff in the efficient and integrated delivery of biosafety services. The incumbent performs routine and impromptu audits of research laboratories, provides training and applies technical knowledge in all campus-related biological safety issues and ensures safe procedures are properly followed and follows up with management as appropriate. In support of the Biosafety Officer, the incumbent will schedule and conduct independent general laboratory biosafety surveys and inspections to identify and evaluate a wide variety of potential hazards in the work place. The incumbent works with institutional committees including Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC), Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), Institutional Research & Effectiveness (IRE), and High Containment Laboratory Oversight Group (HCLOG) to ensure the safe use of biohazardous materials in research. The incumbent will support all biosafety issues related to Federal, State and county regulations and guidelines.

Visit the University website for more information and to apply (Ref # 007146)

Posted 3/14/19


Assistant Biosafety Officer, University of California, San Francisco, CA

Full time

The Assistant Biosafety Officer (ABSO) assists the Campus Biosafety Officer (BSO) in developing, implementing and managing a comprehensive Biosafety Program that is designed to support and facilitate research and teaching while protecting people and the environment from the adverse effects of research involving bio-hazardous and recombinant DNA materials (e.g. microbes, prions, toxins, transgenics) etc.

Visit the University website for more information and to apply (Ref # 51675BR)

Posted 3/14/19


CUPA Program Coordinator, San Diego County Hazardous Materials Division, San Diego, CA

Full time
Salary: $76,273.60 – $104,457.60 Annually
Apply by March 10, 2019

Program Coordinators are responsible for providing administrative, analytical, and management support for programs and projects where substantive administrative, policy, and/or technical issues require specialized analysis, recommendation, and implementation.

Visit the County website for more information and to apply (Ref # 19243702HMD)

Posted 2/25/19


Biosafety Officer, University of California Riverside, CA

Full time

Under the direction of the Research Safety Programs Manager, the incumbent will serve as the campus Biosafety Officer (BSO). As the technical leader in the field biosafety, the BSO in collaboration with campus faculty and staff, will manage the efficient and integrated delivery of biosafety services on campus. The BSO will perform complex audits of research laboratories, provide specialized training, act as the subject matter expert on all campus-related biological safety issues and ensure safe procedures are properly followed. The BSO may also represent EH&S to campus management during meetings and conferences. The BSO will schedule and conduct independent general laboratory safety surveys and inspections to identify and evaluate a wide variety of potential hazards in the work place. The BSO will also work with institutional committees such as the Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC), Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), Institutional Research & Effectiveness (IRE), and High-Containment Laboratory Oversight Group (HCLOG) to ensure the safe use of biohazardous materials in research. As the subject matter expert in the field, the BSO will be the point of contact for all biosafety issues related to Federal and State regulations and Campus Polices and Procedures.

Visit the University website for more information and to apply (Ref # 201810295101)

Posted 2/8/19


Safety Specialist 1, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

Full time

The Biosafety Specialist will be responsible for providing biosafety services to the USC research community. All components of a large academic institution’s biosafety program are included. Under the supervision of the Biosafety Officer, the Biosafety Specialist will be responsible for research project review, lab inspections, and training lab personnel on two campuses.

Visit the University website for more information and to apply (Ref # REQ20070081)

Posted 1/28/19


EH&S Specialist 2, University of California, San Diego, CA

Full time
Salary: $53,600.00 – $82,600.00 annually

The incumbent will i) implement a single-function program or multi-specialty programs applicable to a variety of organization infrastructures and departments; ii) use evaluate and correct radiological, chemical, biological, and general safety hazards in facilities where research is conducted, research and teaching laboratories and laboratory support facilities according to industrial hygiene, radiation safety, safety engineering and environmental health principles and practices, as well as government codes and regulations and other legal requirements; iii) perform integrated lab safety surveys to identify chemical, radiation, biological, and general hazards in user’s facilities and use the results of these audits to coordinate lab safety efforts for large geographic areas of campus spanning multiple buildings and department; iv) provide routine laboratory safety training for faculty, staff, and students, in a variety of settings from individual to large group audiences; v) assist in the development of written materials, policies and procedures to support campus laboratory safety program, and contributes to the UCSD Laboratory Safety web page; vi) support other chemical safety and research safety programs including the UCSD Hazard Communication, carcinogen registration, controlled substances, and emergency response; vii) provide advice and consultation on chemical safety to non-lab facilities and assists the Research Assistance Program Manager on special projects; and viii) assist in the development of objectives and goals for the Research Assistance Program These activities affect departments, groups of departments and occasionally campus-wide activities.

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Posted 1/7/19


Assistant Biosafety Officer/Lab Safety Specialist, University of California, Irvine, CA

Full time
Salary: $59,623.00 – $77,000.00 annually

Incumbent designs, develops, implements, and maintains significant portions of a comprehensive Biosafety program at a major research University.

The incumbent represents biosafety issues to the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC), and Radiation Safety Committee (RSC) to ensure the safe use and proper review of hazardous materials both in vivo and in vitro. He/She performs routine and impromptu audits of laboratories to ensure safe procedures are properly followed and follows up with management as appropriate.

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Posted 11/15/18


Research Integrity Analyst, University of California, Riverside, CA

Full time

This position is responsible for providing support and leadership to various research compliance areas covered by the ORI. The Research Integrity Analyst will be the primary contact for several compliance committees [Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC), Stem Cell Research Oversight (SCRO), Dual Use Research of Concern (DURC)) and provide back up for others (Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)]. The Research Integrity Analyst will serve as a resource to faculty, make sure that federal and state laws, as well as UC policy, are applied correctly. The Research Integrity Analyst will steward several committees and work closely with faculty to ensure that research is done ethically. This position also interacts with a variety of campus and system-wide offices to facilitate the management, administration, and conduct of research.

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Posted 11/14/18


 

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