Job Summary:

Job duties include but are not limited to the following:

  • Review, evaluate and analyze work environments and design programs and procedures to control, eliminate, and prevent disease or injury caused by chemical, physical, and biological agents or ergonomic factors.
  • May conduct inspections and enforce adherence to laws and regulations governing the health and safety of individuals.
  • Recommends measures to ensure maximum employee protection.
  • Collaborates with engineers and physicians to institute control and remedial measures for hazardous and potentially hazardous conditions of equipment.
  • Participates in educational meetings to instruct employees in matters pertaining to occupational health and prevention of accidents.
  • Prepares reports including observations, analysis of contaminants, and recommendation for control and correction of hazards.
  • Reviews physicians’ reports and conducts worker studies to determine if diseases or illnesses are job-related.
  • Investigates adequacy of ventilation, exhaust equipment, lighting, and other conditions which may affect employee health, comfort, or efficiency.
  • Conducts evaluations of exposure to ionizing and non-ionizing radiation and to noise.
  • Prepares documents to be used in legal proceedings and gives testimony in court proceedings.


  • Associate’s degree (two year college or technical school) and/or 3-7 years related experience
  • Ability to communicate in writing clearly and concisely
  • Ability to look beyond the standard solutions and deal proactively with work-related problems
  • Ability to comprehend complex technical topics and specialized information
  • Ability to complete assigned tasks under stressful situation
  • Ability to act in a self-confident manner to facilitate completion of a work assignment or to defend a position or idea
  • Ability to make decision or take actions to solve a problem or reach a goal
  • Proficient in Microsoft programs and internet research
  • OSHA Safety regulation certification
  • CPR first aid trainer certification

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