Director of Environmental Health, Safety and Institutional Compliance
Oklahoma City, OK
Job posting number: #7079588 (Ref:2294450)
Posted: June 9, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionPosting Number: 000331
Position Type: Administrative
Department: Regulatory Affairs and Safety
Job Summary/Basic Function:
Responsible for the management and administration of Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) functions, Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC), Radiation Safety Committee, and other compliance programs or initiatives identified by OMRF administration. This position supervises any EHS employees and administrators of the above-referenced committees and maintains direct engagement with OMRF administration and its employees. Essential functions include:
Experience/Skills: Minimum of ten years’ experience in the EHS discipline and knowledge of IACUC, IBC and Radiation Safety regulations required. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills; the ability to work effectively independently and as a team member; the ability to professionally partner with individuals across all levels of the foundation. OMRF’s excellence can only be fully realized by individuals who share our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. Successful candidates will demonstrate commitment to these values. OMRF is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic. Education: Bachelor’s degree in EHS or related discipline. Certifications: HAZWOPER, CPR/First-Aid, DOT Shipping Certification, and FEMA Certification.
Minimum Degree Required:
Experience/Skills: Managerial experience preferred. Previous experience in a medical research and/or university setting preferred. Certifications: Certified Hazardous Materials Manager, Certified Industrial Hygienist, Registered Environmental Manager, and Registered Biosafety Professional.
Regularly required to stand, use manual dexterity, talk or hear; Frequently required to walk and reach with hands and arms; occasionally sit; frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds; vision abilities include close vision, color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Potential exposure to fumes, airborne particles, or rodent dander. May work with toxic, caustic chemicals, radioactive materials, liquid nitrogen, human tissue or blood. Potential risk of electrical shock. Occasional exposure to cold 4C, and/or extreme cold -80C from freezers. Noise level is usually moderate.
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