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Environmental Health and Safety Coordinator

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Environmental Health and Safety Coordinator job description

Job description

We are looking for a responsible Health Safety and Environment Coordinator. You will be responsible for ensuring the organization complies with all environmental, health and safety regulations.

  • Ensure that company policies adhere to local, state and federal regulations.
  • Train employees on health and safety regulations and associated practices.
  • Assess personnel and work space exposure to certain hazardous chemicals.
  • Submit reports to Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) and other relevant organizations.
  • Perform regular audits to ensure the company is prepared to submit the appropriate document to defend lawsuits or other unique circumstances.
  • Encourage employees to choose practices that will contribute to a safer work environment.
  • Advocate for safer work equipment, materials and supplies (e.g. hard-hats, steel toed shoes).
  • Track the increase/decrease of on-the-job accidents from year to year.
  • Attend seminars/workshops that discuss new regulations and safe practices.
  • Work with legislators and politicians to support key local legislation.

Job benefits:

  • [X] salary
  • [X] vacation days
  • Sick, personal, and parental leave
  • Child and elder care
  • Health insurance
  • Retirement plans
  • Professional development

Job requirements

  • Ability to perform audits, write, and submit reports.
  • Appropriate licensure and certification for the geographic region.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication in [X] language.
  • [X] year(s) experience working with Health, Safety and/or Environmental policy.
  • [X] degree in Environmental Health or relevant fields.