Environmental Health and Safety Manager, Days

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Employer
The University of Chicago Medicine
Location
Jackson Park, Illinois, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 10, 2021
Closes
Jun 16, 2021
Ref
2241378331
Discipline
Other
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Job Description:
Be a part of a world-class academic health-caresystem at UChicago Medicine as a EHS Manager (Enviromental Health and Safety Manager).In this role you evaluate and assess performance related to key program areas including General Industry Safety plus some Construction Safety including Electrical Safety, Confined Space, Fall Protection in a Healthcare setting.Essential Job FunctionsEvaluates and assesses performance related to key program areas including General Industry Safety plus some Construction Safety including Electrical Safety, Confined Space, Fall Protection in a Healthcare setting. Additional Program areas include backup and assist Life Safety Program: fire drills, fire responseImplement policies and procedures regarding safe working methods, inspection standards and emergency proceduresResponds to fire alarms, spill emergencies and will be member of chemical hazmat teamQualificationsBachelors degree in occupational safety or equivalent experience preferred (5 or more years related field)Knowledge of relevant codes and standards, National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), Chicago Building Code (CBC), Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH), the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.Ability to work independently, to complete required documentation accurately and timelyAbility to walk for extended periods and climb ladders and to pass a physical to wear respiratory protection as part of the emergency response teamAbility to accurately maintain records, accounts and files on computerShow excellent verbal and written communication skillsCertified Safety Professional (desired not required)City of Chicago license for fire extinguisher technician and fire guard (desired not required)Position DetailsJob Type/FTE: 1.00FTEShift: DaysUnit/Department: SafetyCBA Code: Non-UnionNo Visa Sponsorship Available