EHS Technician - EHS-Hazardous Waste Management
Company: University of Texas Medical Branch
Posted on: May 28, 2023
High School graduate or GED and three years of related experience, or equivalent. May be required to maintain a Texas Commercials Driver's License with hazardous materials endorsement.
Provides basic technical assistance and services following policies, standards, and regulations relating to environmental health and safety under general supervision.
Primarily works in the Environmental Protection Management group of the Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) department, responsible for ensuring that hazardous materials, including chemical and radioactive wastes and other materials generated by UTMB are handled, managed and transported according to strict internal procedures. - Will also periodically work with other groups within EHS as needed to accomplish common goals.
The Environmental Health and Safety's (EHS) Environmental Protection Management team provides the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) campuses and clinical facilities with hazardous materials disposal and environmental-related services.
The EHS team of safety, health, and environmental professionals work to protect the health & safety of faculty, staff, students, patients, and visitors at UTMB as well as ensure compliance with local, state, and federal regulations. Our mission is to work with our customers to provide a workplace free of recognized hazards in support of the UTMB mission to improve health for the people of Texas and around the world. - -
Essential Job Duties:
Supports customers regarding environmental, health, & safety related compliance. -
Collection, segregation, and overall management of hazardous wastes (Chemical, Radiological, Regulated Medical). -
Coordinates work duties within program areas and with contractors.
Provides technical support on safety assignments within established time frames.
Assists in the development and delivery of safety training programs.
Assists in the development and implementation of new/improved work processes.
Marginal or Periodic Functions:
Knowledge/ Skills/ Abilities:
Actually salary commensurate with experience.
Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm, and as need on occasion.
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