This position description is subject to change at any time as needed to meet the requirements of the program or company.
POSITION SUMMARY :
Safety Specialist is responsible for monitoring and providing technical support to an assigned area of the program. Specialist will evaluate work sites to ensure operations are in compliance with Federal and local requirements, provide technical support to area supervisors / managers in corrective actions for compliance deficiencies, conduct observations, conduct program evaluations, and perform root cause analysis (RCA).
Specialist will develop training packages and instruct training packages. Specialist will be required to operate monitoring equipment and conduct specialized testing of physical, chemical, and environmental stressors.
Specialist will write technical reports and will interact with the middle management team.
MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES :
1.Conducts compliance evaluations, root cause analysis, risk assessments, and hazardanalysis, evaluation of incidents or existing / new / modifiedprocesses.
2.Inspects and test work areas for potential physical, chemical, and environmental stressorsto ensure safety and health non-
compliance issues are documented and reports findings to workplaceleaders.
updates safetydata bases.
4.Recommends abatement actions for identified deficiencies; monitors corrective actionand tracks task to completion.
5.Observes compliance during workplace inspections; documents behavior traits duringaudits.
6.Develops a variety of training lesson plans; presents environmental, safety and healthtraining; presents orientationtraining.
7.Recommends PPE to be used in the workplace, trains employees in the use careand maintenance of PPE; monitors the workplace forcompliance.
8.Implements hazardous material and hazardous waste programs in industrialareas.
keeps work area / equipment clean andorderly.
10.Performs other duties and assignments asrequired.
MATERIAL & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED :
Laptop and desktop computer systems, projector and audio equipment, safety inspection measurement tools, and system testing equipment.
WORKING ENVIRONMENT :
Job assignments will involve work in and out-of-doors with exposure to extreme climatic conditions including frequent dust storms, and high temperatures.
PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES :
hand; foot; torso; respiratory; vision, and hearing protection
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS :
Education / Certifications : One year related experience may be substituted for one year of education, if degree is required.
Associates degree in environmental, safety, health, or related discipline. Or, combination advanced education and four years’ experience.
knowledgeable in DOD, Army, EPA, and Federal regulations. Military background and training is beneficial.
Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Must have a strong ability to work independently.
Job : Environmental, Safety & Health (ES&H)
Title : Safety Specialist
Location : Qatar
Requisition ID : QBO000335
Clearance Level required at Start Date : Secret
Travel : Yes, 5 % of the Time
We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual. This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace.
Vectrus is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.
EOE / Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.