Cedars-Sinai Environmental Health Safety Technician - Radiation & Environmental Health and Safety - Full Time - Days in Los Angeles, California
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Right now, our Radiation & EnvironmentalHealth and Safety department is looking for an Environmental Health SafetyTechnician to join their team!
Under the guidance of an Industrial Hygienist in the Environmental and
Occupational Safety division within EH&S, you will perform a variety of
duties in support of critical EH&S programs that provide a safe and
regulatory compliant environment for staff, patients, visitors. You will
conduct a wide variety of hands-on technical duties in support of EH&S
programs including but not limited to respirator fit testing, coordinating
biosafety cabinet/fume hood certification, environmental monitoring, hazardous
waste pick-ups, equipment maintenance, ergonomic evaluations, environmental
rounds and Safety Data Sheet management. As part of a team, you will
respond to various incidents and emergencies. You will generate and maintain
records in a professional, regulatory compliant, and easily retrievable
manner. You will approach all issues and challenges with a
customer-focused, practical, can-do attitude, considering the needs of the
‘customer’. You must be easily approachable, think creatively, and be able to
communicate effectively to all audiences. You will identify meaningful metrics
to demonstrate successes and identify opportunities for improvement. You
will also generate and give professional presentations to interested persons
and groups, and writes clear, concise reports as needed.
Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Biology or similar discipline.
40 Hour OSHA HAZWOPER Certification
Valid California Drivers License
One to two (1-2) years of Environmental Health and Safety experience in handling hazardous materials and hazardous waste.
Strong leadership, organizational and interpersonal skills.
Able to make decisions and be a self-starter.
Able to work in a team environment.
Capable of conducting hazard and risk management assessments.
Knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety legislation and regulations.
Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.