Environmental Health & Safety Consultant

Employer
Triumvirate Environmental
Location
Raleigh, North Carolina, US
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
Dec 5, 2021

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Sector
Consultancy/Private Sector
Field
Conservation science
Discipline
Other
Salary Type
Salary
Employment Type
Full time
Overview:

Environmental Health and Safety Consultant

Triumvirate Environmental is seeking an Environmental Health & Safety Consultant to deliver short and long term consulting and staff augmentation engagements. This individual will have a strong understanding of EH&S concepts, issues, challenges, and will be able to identify unmet issues and opportunities with resolutions, for current and new clients while ensuring to the highest level of satisfaction.

Description:

The primary goal of the Environmental Health & Safety Consultant is to protect client employees, their contractors and customers and to safeguard the work and surrounding environment.

Essential responsibilities and duties include:

Measure occupational and environmental hazards, such as noise and ergonomics, using calibrated scientific equipment and/or collecting samples of dust, vapors or gases according to a defined operating procedure. Measure the effectiveness of engineered control systems such as fume hoods.

Participate in the inspection and examination of machinery and equipment, such as lifting devices, machine guards, or scaffolding.

Conduct workplace safety inspections according to a defined procedure, evaluating the use of personal protective equipment, such as respirators, respirators, protective eyewear, or hardhats, according to applicable regulations. These inspections of the workplace will involve talking with workers and observing their work.

Identify potential accident and health hazards, such as toxic vapors, mold, mildew, and explosive gas-air mixtures and help implement appropriate control measures, such as adjustments to ventilation systems.

Help investigate accidents and injuries, identifying causes and recommending remedial action.

Communicate with Client personnel regarding workplace safety issues, recommending corrective actions.

Conduct routine EHS safety trainings such as new employee orientation, hazard communication, fork truck trainings, without supervision.

Write reports, including accident reports, and enter information on required Occupational Safety and Health Administration recordkeeping forms.

Assist in the development of specific areas of occupational health and safety systems, including drafting or updating policies, procedures, and manuals.

Required qualifications:

2 - 4 years working experience in an EH&S capacity.

Bachelor's degree or above in occupational health, safety, or a related scientific field, such as biology, chemistry or engineering.

Completed one or more industry-recognized trainings (OSHA 10 or 30, RCRA, ABSA, HAZWOPER, DOT/IATA HAZMAT Transportation).

Excellent communication & customer service skills.

A positive attitude, strong work ethic, and ability to learn and adapt to client demands.

Working towards meeting the requirements of and obtaining one professional designation/certification (CSP, CHMM, CIH, etc.).

The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Triumvirate Environmental is one of the largest environmental services firms in North America. Triumvirate provides leading institutions in the higher education, life sciences, healthcare, and industrial sectors with diverse services and advice to assist them with compliance management. At Triumvirate, we strive to WOW both our employees and our customers. Our unique culture fosters growth, development, education, and creativity.

Benefits:

Health, Dental and Vision Insurance

Gym membership discounts and health and wellness reimbursements

Gyms at select branch locations.

401(K) retirement savings plan with co. contribution.

Very Generous Tuition Reimbursement Program - WOW!

TONS of safety training with opportunities for external trainings and certifications!

Paid time off and select paid holidays!

Mentorship & Career Succession Planning

Opportunity be involved with employee-led resource groups

Relocation Opportunities

Auto/Home insurance discounts, pet assistance discount plans, discounted movie passes & more!

For further information on Triumvirate & the exciting work that we are doing in the industry, please visit our LinkedIn page -

The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans encouraged to apply. Triumvirate is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

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