Chemical Hygiene Officer- Stanford University
Exempt, Full-time; posted November 21, 2017
The Department of Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) is seeking an experienced health and safety professional to serve as Chemical Hygiene Officer. This position performs highly technical and complex work in support of research and teaching activities and will work to ensure meaningful and effective implementation of the institutional Chemical Hygiene Plan. This position will serve as the technical lead for chemical safety in research and is expected to take a leadership role in support of efforts to advance a strong laboratory safety culture across disciplines. Will serve as a mentor and provide technical guidance to health and safety staff across the university, as well as supervise a small team.
Under minimal supervision, staff performs the most complex technical work in a wide range of environmental, health, and safety disciplines to ensure a safe work environment and to achieve compliance with the university’s environmental, health, and safety standards and governmental regulatory requirements.
* Other duties may also be assigned
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in a scientific or allied field and seven to ten years of progressively responsible experience as an occupational safety and health practitioner in a research setting.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
To apply for this position:
Only applications submitted through the Stanford jobs site will be considered.
Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
No sponsorship or relocation is available for this position
 Or equivalent combination of education and relevant experience.