Safety Specialist

Date PostedFriday, 05 May 2017
ReferenceCompliance and Risk Management
LocationAiea, HI 96701
Type and ShiftRFT Day
Job Summary 1 Regular Full-Time Position
Must be available Monday through Friday 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Must be flexible with schedule changes in order to meet operational needs.

  • Assists Coordinator, Safety, Security and Risk Management with:
    • The development, implementation and maintenance of the organization’s safety. security and risk programs, policies and procedures.
  • Assists Coordinator with activities to support the company mission, vision and strategic goals.
Qualifications Education:

  • Associate degree in natural, health, physical or safety science from a recognized university or college; OR Associate degree, relevant training and comparable work experience, OR High School diploma and 5 years of relevant, progressive experience in a healthcare or laboratory environment.

Experience:

  • Two (2) years of relevant experience preferred.
  • Experience in healthcare or a laboratory environment preferred.

Certification:

  • Professional certification from a recognized body preferred.

Skills:

  • Ability to communicate effectively in English, both in verbal and written form.
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and with a team.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Intermediate personal computer skills, including MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook and routine database activity. (Ex: emailing, creating letters, formatting data, using tables, inserting objects.)
  • The following skills are preferred:    a. Formal presentation and public speaking    b. Project management    c. Facilitation    d. Working knowledge of audio-visual equipment such as LCD projectors

Other Qualifications

  • Must possess a valid State of Hawaii (or equivalent) motor vehicle license and a current, clean traffic abstract.