Environmental Safety/Occupational Health-ESOH

Location
Fort Belvoir, Fairfax, Virginia
Posted
Mar 13, 2017
Closes
Apr 17, 2017
Hours
Full Time

Avisar is seeking an experienced Environmental Safety and Occupational Health (ESOH) practitioner with significant expertise in the field to work for our DOD client full-time at Ft. Belvoir, VA. Position requires providing policy, oversight, and technical consultation on ESOH matters and developing and implementing safety/occupational related training materials/programs for use by Agency personnel. This is a great opportunity to join an excellent team of professionals that are mission-driven and collaborative. The following outlined areas are not all inclusive, but are indicative of day-to-day tasks of the position:

 

 

 

  • Develop and implement programs specifically designed to improve the safety of the workplace and reduce the frequency, severity and cost of accidents and occupational illnesses.
  • Create short and long term plans of action and program status reports.
  • Develop and coordinate written policy and educational materials and conduct informational briefings.
  • Perform periodic inspections and evaluations to determine compliance with appropriate occupational safety and health regulations.
  • Conduct surveys of facilities and equipment related to the full range of work operations.
  • Review plans and specifications for new construction, major building alterations, and/or changes in facility equipment to ensure compliance with safety codes and standards.
  • Plan and carry out formal investigations of reportable and non-reportable accidents, as appropriate, involving personal injury accidents and property covering a wide range of work operations and a substantial number and diversity of hazards.
  • Provide technical safety training instruction to supervisors, employees, and collateral duty safety officers on a wide range of work operations areas, such as traffic safety, supervisor safety, collateral duty safety officer, proper storage of hazardous materials, and building evacuation procedures.
  • Consult on ergonomic principles and conduct ergonomic assessments.

 

 

Candidate will require a security clearance at the SECRET level for this position.

 

Avisar is an EOE, offering a competitive salary with an excellent benefits package that values excellence and rewards effort. If interested, please send a resume along with a cover letter, salary requirements, and security clearance information to hr@avisarinc.com, Please put "ESOH Specialist" in the subject line. No phone calls please.