Safety Officer – Healthcare

This position will provide program coordination at a hospital client site. The department manages the Joint Commission Environment of Care activities, environmental tours, manages the preconstruction risk assessment process and performs associated inspections.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities
  • Pre-construction risk assessment (PCRA management): provides support related to the PCRA program including managing PCRA meetings and databases, auditing sites, and providing education to contractors and internal stakeholders.
  • Life safety code compliance: Assist in NFPA Life Safety Code (LSC) compliance activities.
  • Hospital, construction, and support services inspections: Conduct periodic inspections of hospital areas including inpatient, support and ancillary services environments, construction sites, and laboratories in accordance with federal, state, and local government regulations and agencies’ policies.
  • Safety training and written program updates: Prepare and deliver EH&S training programs; update written materials regarding EH&S (e.g., OSHA program, Hazard Communication, etc.).
Education

Four to six years of experience in a healthcare environment. B.S. degree in industrial hygiene, safety, or the natural and/or physical sciences. Professional certification or certification-eligible. Basic understanding of the role of the Joint Commission, the Local Fire Department and Building officials in compliance activities.

About EH&E

EH&E, an employee-owned company, offers a competitive salary, excellent growth potential, and a robust benefits package including profit sharing, Employee Stock Ownership Plan, tuition assistance, and 401(k).

EH&E is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

Please send resume and salary expectations to HumanResources@eheinc.com