Occupational Health and Safety Technician, Nellis AFB

Location: Nellis AFB, NV, United States
Date Posted: 09-13-2017
Global Empire, LLC (GHG) is a Healthcare Staffing Company specialized in providing reliable and qualified healthcare professionals for Government contracts nationwide. 
 
We are seeking an Occupational Health and Safety Technician for an available contract opportunity at Nellis AFB, Nevada.

Job Title: Occupational Health and Safety Technician

Period of Performance:  12-month base period from 30 September 2017 – 29 September 2018 with two (2) 12-month option periods

Scope of Work:
1. Performs workplace industrial hygiene surveys assessing all occupational, environmental, and radiological health hazards. Provide technical data and completed forms/documentation to staff for inclusion into occupational/environmental/radiological health program files. Enter data into DOEHRS-IH in accordance with local procedures and Air Force requirements.
2. Inspects, tests, and evaluates workplace environments, equipment, and practices to ensure they follow all applicable standards and government regulations in accordance with AF requirements. Includes sample collection and survey measurements of potential hazards and engineering controls.
3. Recommends health hazard controls to mitigate hazardous and potentially hazardous conditions or equipment.
4. Assists staff in monitoring environmental conditions on the installation to include the collection of water samples for compliance with the Safe Drinking Water Act, swimming pool and bathing area water quality evaluations and program compliance, and occupational and environmental health site assessment sampling.
5. Demonstrates to workplaces the correct use of personal protective equipment and other health hazard controls.
7. Provides training and perform fit-testing on respiratory protection devices to include gasmask fit-testing.
8. Investigates occupational illnesses and injuries to identify why they happened and how they might be prevented in the future. 3 Performs evaluations for compliance with fetal protection requirements.

Qualifications 
EDUCATION: Minimum of an Associate’s Degree in one of the following disciplines: Occupational Health/Safety, Core Science or Engineering Technology.
EXPERIENCE: Personnel must have at least two (2) years of experience working in an Occupational Health or Industrial Hygiene related medical field or must have formal college/vocational school education and hold a certification issued by Occupational Health and Safety Technologist Certification (OHST) or the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP). One (1) year experience using basic sampling equipment to include detection tubes/chips, personal air samplers and calibrators, sound level meters, noise dosimeters, and environmental sampling equipment is required.


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Ana Rowling
Recruiter Manager
GHG
2151 Linglestown Road, Suite 180 Harrisburg, PA 17110
Email: ana@globalhealthcaregroup.com Tel. 717-364-6181  Fax: 717-412-2100 
GHG is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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