Environmental Health & Safety Specialist

Full Time
Manchester, NH
Nylon Corporation of America (NYCOA)
Science & Engineering

Website Nylon Corporation of America (NYCOA)

Title: Environmental Health & Safety Specialist
Company: Nylon Corporation of America (NYCOA)
Location: Manchester, New Hampshire

NYCOA seeks a highly motivated Environmental Health & Safety Specialist to join their team in Manchester, New Hampshire. As Environmental Health & Safety Specialist, you will assume responsibility for employee health, safety, and environmental compliance for NYCOA, in addition to administration of programs and policies related to health, safety, and environmental management.

This position offers the opportunity to work with a diverse team of engineers and scientists to address complex environmental challenges by executing the following responsibilities:

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Developing compliance programs such as Lockout/Tagout, Hazard Communication, Respiratory Protection, Confined Space Entry, Emergency Action, Fire Prevention, Exposure Control, Waste Minimization, Waste Management, Contingency Planning, etc.
• Assist with H&S audits/inspections and provide recommendations for corrective actions.
• Assist with H&S management systems development, including drafting of standard operating procedures, guidance documents, and training programs
• Assist with the management of hazardous waste, including waste characterization, satellite area inspections, training, and correspondence with government agencies
• Develop and lead training programs, including Hazard Communication, Lockout/Tagout, Bloodborne Pathogens, Biosafety, Fall Protection, Ladder Safety, Hazardous Waste Management, Respiratory Protection, RCRA/DOT, HAZWOPER, etc.
• Assist with industrial hygiene related projects, including personal air sampling, indoor air quality assessment, surface wipe sampling, qualitative assessments, etc.
• Conduct job safety analyses and incident investigations.

COMPENSATION/BENEFITS: NYCOA puts great value in the Environmental Health & Safety Specialist by offering a salary commensurate with experience and an excellent compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid holidays.

SCHEDULE: This is a full time position working primarily Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 4:30pm. Occasional work outside of normal business hours may be required.

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Bachelor’s in Health and Safety or Environmental Engineering/Science or related field required.
• 3 – 7 years of experience in the EH&S field required.
• Primary knowledge of OSHA regulations as well as knowledge of EPA, NHDES, CWA, CAA, RCRA and other federal, state, and local regulations required.
• 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER Training preferred, but not required.
• Professional certification in EHS (CSP, ASP, OHST or similar) preferred, but not required.
• Familiarity with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint).
• Flexibility to work outside of normal business hours if needed.
• Must pass a drug test, physical, & background check.

APPLY ONLINE at nycoa.hirescore.com
No phone calls or walk-ins, please.

About NYCOA: With over 50 years of specialty nylon polymerization and manufacturing experience, NYCOA is committed to providing world-class quality products, product development assistance, technical support, and superior service to each and every customer. NYCOA’s mission is to be the best in providing specialty Nylon solutions to meet our customers’ needs. Our team will create value through a commitment to quality, continuous improvement, customer focus and innovation.

NYCOA is an equal opportunity employer, committed to a diverse workforce.

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