| || 48388BR |
| || Department Safety Advisor |
| || 7145 EH&S Specialist II |
| || Variable |
| || Facilities Development and Environment Health and Safety |
| || Monday - Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm |
| || Days |
| || 8 Hours |
| || JOB OVERVIEW
The Environment, Health and Safety (EH&S ) Campus Program employs the Departmental Safety Advisor (DSA) concept to coordinate safety activities with each department on campus. The DSAs work closely with department, principal investigators, laboratory supervisors and managers to ensure compliance with safety regulations. The DSA monitors activities involving the use of all hazardous materials to insure all policies and procedures are adhered to. In addition, the DSA is available for consultation in the design of experiments and facilities as regards environmental health and safety issues and requirements. The DSA is also responsible for insuring a safe work environment for administration departments and facilities management. This includes but is not limited to fire and life safety, ergonomics, injury prevention and accident investigations. The DSA assists in developing programs and completing projects to improve health and safety for the University.
The EH&S Campus Program assists the UCSF Technical Safety Committee and the Safety Officers with the development of policies and procedures and review of use authorizations regarding the safe use of hazardous materials.
ENVIRONMENT HEALTH AND SAFETY
The Office of Environment, Health and Safety Department (EH&S) provides technical support and services for UCSF and UCSF Medical Center in the following specialties: hazardous materials management, environmental compliance, ergonomics, fire and life safety, radiation safety, chemical safety, biological safety, laboratory safety, industrial hygiene, food facility safety, controlled substance and others.
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and excellence in patient care. It is the only campus in the 10-campus UC system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.
| || • Bachelor’s degree in physics, microbiology, chemistry or a similar discipline, plus at least one year of experience in the Environmental Health and Safety field (chemical safety, biosafety, radiation safety, industrial hygiene, etc.) and working knowledge of safety and measuring equipment, and / or equivalent experience / training
• Solid, comprehensive working knowledge / understanding of a specific EH&S field including related laws and regulations, and general understanding of all EH&S fields
• Working skills in the appropriate use of technology and relevant scientific equipment as required
• Solid organizational skills to plan, organize, and prioritize multiple projects
• Good written, verbal, and interpersonal skills to communicate effectively in a diverse environment
Note: Physical/health screening, fingerprinting and background check required.
| || • Prior laboratory experience in academic setting
• Knowledge of wet lab chemistry in an academic or bio-medical setting
| || n/a |
| || Full Time |
| || 100% |
| || The University of California San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. |