We are: As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) is committed to the progressive control and cure of cancer through programs of patient care, research and education. As such, our Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Department plays a vital role in supporting that mission through the implementation of programs that continuously strive to exceed and set industry standards as well as enhance the safety culture. EHS is responsible for enterprise-wide environmental health and safety services, including Fire and Life Safety, Emergency Management, Construction Safety, Hazardous Material and Waste Management, Laboratory Safety, Occupational Safety, Healthcare Safety, Environmental Compliance and Ergonomics. MSK is seeking a proven leader who can be part of a dynamic and growing organization.
We are seeking a Health & Safety Manager for our growing EHS team.
As a Health & Safety Manager, you will:
Manage OSHA health and safety programs throughout the Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK) healthcare, research, and administrative enterprise.
Develop and implement programs that meet regulatory requirements and best practices.
Develop and conduct health and safety educational programs for the MSK community.
Work closely with other EHS staff and MSK departments and personnel.
Ensure safety and compliance of all applicable health and safety requirements by means of inspections, reports, metrics, institutional committee memberships, and instructional workshops and training programs.
Provide technical guidance and active support as part of the EHS Emergency Response Team during and outside of regular working hours.
A Bachelors Degree in Safety, Science, Engineering, Industrial Hygiene, or related major (Masters Degree preferred).
4-7 years of experience in health & safety programs.
Experience with hospital/healthcare health and safety programs preferred.
Experience managing safety specialists.
CIH or CSP preferred.
Ability to act decisively when responding to emergency situations.
Capability of working independently and as a team member to develop and implement programs with EHS staff and MSK departments.
Highly service oriented with good interpersonal, written and oral communication skills including the ability to develop and deliver concise documentation, presentations and trainings. Ability to organize and lead effective meetings.
Competency in the use of computers, including Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access and email/Internet programs. Ability to develop complex MS Excel spreadsheets to track and organize multiple operational activities including the integration of multiple data sources use of statistical calculations and formulas and develop operational reports.
For more info on our Environmental Health & Safety Department, please take a look here: https://careers.mskcc.org/career-areas/environmental-health-and-safety/
Internal Number: 2019-36077
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.