Requisition Number: 03024373 Final Filing Date: 09-07-2019 Closing Date: Payroll Title: EHS SPEC 4 Number of Positions: 1 Salary: $5,916.67-$12,733.33/MO. Note: Salary based on qualifications and experience, maximum $120,000/YR. Appointment Type: Career Appointment Description: 100%, M-F, 8-5 Overtime Eligible (FLSA): Exempt Union/HEERA Representation: This position is not represented by a collective bargaining unit
Department: ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & SAFETY - 062035 Department Description: The EH&S Office is responsible for encouraging safe and healthful working conditions for all UC Davis staff, faculty, visitors and students. Within EH&S, the Health and Safety unit provides specialized services in all areas of health and safety and industrial hygiene.
Location: Davis Allow Applicants to Attach: Resume Cover Letter References
Job Summary: Under the general direction of the Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) Manager, coordinates the Respiratory Protection, Carcinogen Safety, EH&S Asbestos and Lead programs and leads the industrial hygiene program. This position supports EH&S goals of fostering communication and coordination within the department by working cooperatively with other EH&S staff to facilitate the delivery of service to the campus community, while supporting the Campus Principles of Community.
Physical Demands: Wear a respirator and other protective equipment. Lift and move equipment weighing up to 25 pounds. Climb ladders up to 10 feet or more in height. Bend, walk and stoop in confined spaces.
Work Environment: Must possess Valid California Driver's License.
This position may at times require the employee to work with or be in an area where hazardous or radioactive materials and/or infectious diseases are present. Medical monitoring and surveillance may be required. Must be able to work occasional overtime.
Participate in the emergency response system, responding as requested to after-hour emergencies that require joint cooperation between Fire, Police, Facilities Maintenance and EH&S. Work occasional evenings/nights. Work occasional weekends and holidays
UC Davis is a smoke and tobacco free campus effective January 1, 2014. Smoking, the use of smokeless tobacco products, and the use of unregulated nicotine products (e-cigarettes) are strictly prohibited on any UC Davis owned or leased property, indoors and outdoors, including parking lots and residential space. Additional information and specifics regarding the policy are available at http://breathefree.ucdavis.edu/index.html.
Background Check Required: Yes
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Environmental Toxicology, Biological Sciences, Microbiology, Physics, Public Health, or similar discipline or equivalent combination of education and work experience in related field with more than 10 years of relevant job experience.
Skill to use Uniform Plumbing and Building Codes, National Electric Code and California Health and Safety Code.
Skill and Knowledge to use and interpret CalOSHA regulations.
Demonstrated advanced skill to recognize, control and evaluate occupational and environmental health hazards including use of appropriate monitoring equipment.
Demonstrated technical writing skills to develop detailed compliance reports, environmental assessment reports, procedures, interpret results of data and correspondence.
Skills to conduct and coordinate audits, investigations and evaluations and achieve necessary corrective action in a timely manner.
Demonstrated skills and knowledge in fundamental industrial hygiene, safety survey, inspection techniques, environmental monitoring and sampling methods.
Skill and ability in using computer and software applications including word processing, spreadsheets, databases, e-mail and smart phones.
Skill to interpret new regulations and determine their applicability to campus operations and devise strategies and procedures for compliance.
Communication (oral, written, presentation, documentation) and interpersonal skills to interact with customers, convey technical information in lay terms, interpret and advise on regulations and laws, conduct training and educational programs, and develop detailed compliance reports and correspondence.
Skill to read and interpret drawings, specifications, technical journals and campus standards.
Experience supervising and leading technical professionals. ___________________________________________
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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