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CUNY Environmental Health and Safety Manager in New York, New York

Job Title: Environmental Health and Safety Manager

Job ID: 22344

Location: City College of New York

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

POSITION DETAILS

The Environmental Health and Safety Manager will report to the Director of Environmental Health and Occupational Safety at The City College of New York. The Environmental Health and Safety Manager will provide management of Environmental Health and Safety programs for the administrative, academic and research areas of the College.

In addition to the CUNY Title Overview, the Environmental Health and Safety Manager duties include but are not limited to the following:

  • Manage the various Environmental Health and Occupational Safety programs which

includes medical/ biological waste, spills response plans, hazardous waste minimization

plans, hazardous waste contingency plans and asbestos programs.

  • Support the administration of planning and formulating environmental health and safety

policies.

  • Work with the Radiation Safety Officer to assure implementation of radiation safety plan and

regulatory compliance.

  • Maintain regular inspections on campus facilities where hazardous waste is stored and

evaluates compliance; tracks accumulation start dates of satellite storage containers.

  • Select and implements techniques for identification of hazards, assessing risks and

conducting investigations.

  • Respond to Environmental Health and safety complaints.

  • Communicate the applicable requirements of legal mandates to faculty and employees.

  • Prepare and presents effective employee training on safe management of hazardous

materials and emergency responses.

  • Collaborate with the Facilities Management Organization to address occasional Hazards

that arise because of project maintenance activities.

QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's Degree and six years' related experience required. A Master's Degree in industrial hygiene or related field, or designation as Professional Engineer or Certified Industrial Hygienist are preferred.

CUNY TITLE OVERVIEW

Manages academic and administrative environmental health and safety programs.

  • Monitors application and enforcement of all federal, state and local regulations, as well as University policy, on environmental health and safety issues

  • Assess risks and conduct inspections related to environmental health and safety in facilities including research and institutional laboratories

  • Administers biological, chemical, and radioactive waste disposal programs

  • Conducts faculty, staff, and student training programs and prepares communications

  • Works with members of the College community to contributes to projects with environmental health and safety implications

  • Responds to environmental health and safety complaints

  • Maintains systems to track environmental health and safety matters to meet reporting requirements; assures information is accurate and submitted on a timely basis

  • Performs related duties as assigned.

Job Title Name: Environmental Health and Safety Manager

CUNY TITLE

Higher Education Associate

FLSA

Exempt

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS

Salary commensurate with education and experience.

CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.

HOW TO APPLY

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CLOSING DATE

May 8, 2021

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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

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