Industrial Hygiene and Safety Specialist (VA)

Posted by: Willoughby & Associates, Inc.

Position Title:
Industrial Health and Safety Specialist
Position Type & Compensation:
Full or part-time. Compensation based on experience and skills. Schedule and benefits negotiable.
Position Description:
Prepare, review, update and/or assist with implementation of OSHA policies, programs and plans within the industrial and manufacturing arena. Conduct OSHA training sessions, accident/incident investigations, and safety compliance assessments and offer corrective action solutions to identified compliance/behavioral concerns. Assist with implementation, follow-up and documentation of corrective actions. Compile, analyze, record and/or report health and safety program implementation data and information.
Company Detail:
Established in 2005, Willoughby & Associates, Inc. is a progressive professional consulting firm focusing on providing exceptional environmental, health and safety (EHS) consulting services to manufacturing, commercial, governmental and academic entities in the Mid-Atlantic region. WAI professionals maintain over 100 years of combined experience in all aspects of EHS regulations, management and facilities oversight and provide assistance to over 100 businesses and companies. WAI professionals conduct training, perform audits and inspections, assist with meeting local, state, and federal permitting and reporting requirements, and provide assistance in addressing OSHA,
EPA and USDOT regulatory mandates encountered in a manufacturing, business or academic setting.

Examples of Industrial Health and Safety Specialist Duties:
 Conduct New Employee Health and Safety, Lockout/Tagout, Hearing Conservation,
Respiratory Protection training.
 Develop and assist with implementation of facility health and safety policies and procedures to address internal corporate, OSHA, ISO 45001 and/or VPP standard requirements.
 Prepare, review and/or update Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure Control Plan, Respiratory Protection Program and Emergency Action Plan.
 Conduct facility-wide OSHA health and safety standards compliance inspection and prepare summary report.
 Conduct accident or near-miss investigation, to include root-cause analysis and corrective action identification and dissemination.

Required Experience, Skills and Competencies:
BS/BA degree and minimum five (5) years health and safety program oversight and implementation experience in the industrial or manufacturing arena required. CIH, CSP, CSM, CHMM certifications preferred. Applicant must be motivated, dependable and willing to work in a fast paced environment.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously required. Must be able to prioritize and complete tasks effectively with minimal oversight. Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook is required.

Interested parties should submit their resume and cover letter to