Faculty and Staff
Employment Opportunities

Date Posted: 3/1/18

Position Title: Environmental Health & Safety Coordinator

and Grade:

Location: Environmental Health & Safety

and Duties:
Alfred University seeks an Environmental Health & Safety Coordinator who will work under the supervision of Alfred University's Facilities Director. This position requires detailed working-knowledge of the practices and principles of EH&S missions for all Alfred University Schools and Colleges. The EH&S Coordinator assures that Alfred University maintains compliance with all Local, State, and Federal Environmental Safety regulations. The EH&S Coordinator also serves as primary representative/liaison to a variety of external entities including Federal, State, and Local Agency contractors, suppliers, and various nonprofit, educational, government, and community entities in relation to fire/environmental health and safety. The EH&S Coordinator leads various internal organizational teams that implement Alfred University's EH&S policies and goals.

Working hours are not confined to weekdays but, may on occasion include evenings and weekends. Required to provide 24-hour emergency support as needed. The EH&S Coordinator serves as a member of the campus emergency response team. The appointee will be required to perform other job-related duties required by supervisor.
Requirements: Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Science, Chemistry, Biology, Safety & Health, EH&S Management, or equivalent experience required.

Preferred certifications include: RCRA Hazardous Waste Management/Hazmat & Waste Ground Shipper (DOT) and HAZWOPER 24-Hour Course/GHS Hazardous Communication.

Additional Knowledge/Skills required are:
* Demonstrated abilities to both work collaboratively and to influence those with whom no formal hierarchical relationship exists.
* Demonstrated proficiency with office automation/communication software and tools.
* Detailed working knowledge of NYS Fire Codes, N.F.P.A., U.S.E.P.A., U.S.O.S.H.A., N.Y.S.D.E.C., and N.Y.S.D.O.L. rules and regulations.
* Highly effective written and verbal communication skills that can be used with people of various backgrounds, experience, and education levels.
* Demonstrated highly effective platform presentation skills and training delivery skills.
* Demonstrated ability to create EH&S training programs.
Experience: Minimum of five years of experience within the Environmental, Health and Safety functions & NYS Fire Codes required.

Send cover letter, resume, and a list of three references, one of which is a previous supervisor, to Alfred University, Human Resources, One Saxon Drive, Alfred NY 14802; or email humanresources@alfred.edu. Review of candidates will continue until position is filled.

Alfred University actively subscribes to a policy of equal employment opportunity, and will not discriminate against any employee, student or applicant because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry or national origin, marital status, genetic information, military or veteran status, domestic violence victim status, criminal conviction status, political affiliation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Protected veterans, minorities and women are encouraged to apply.

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