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Environmental, Health and Safety Manager

Date: Jul 30, 2022

Location: Lorton, Virginia, US

Company: QinetiQ

Who Are We?

We are a world-class team of professionals who deliver next generation technology and products in robotic and autonomous platforms, ground, soldier, and maritime systems in 50+ locations world-wide. Much of our work contributes to innovative research in the fields of sensor science, signal processing, data fusion, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and augmented reality (AR).

QinetiQ Inc.’s dedicated experts in defense, aerospace, security, and related fields all work together to explore new ways of protecting the American Warfighter, Security Forces, and Allies. Being a part of QinetiQ Inc. means being central to the safety and security of the world around us. Partnering with our customers, we help save lives; reduce risks to society; and maintain the global infrastructure on which we all depend. 

Why Join QinetiQ Inc.?

If you have the courage to take on a wide variety of complex challenges, then you will experience a unique working environment where innovative teams blend different perspectives, disciplines, and technologies to discover new ways of solving complex problems.  In our diverse and inclusive environment, you can be authentic, feel valued, be respected, and realize your full potential. QinetiQ Inc. will support you with workplace flexibility, a commitment to the health and well-being of you and your family and provide opportunities to work with a purpose. We are committed to supporting your success in both your professional and personal lives.
 

Your Contribution to Our Mission:

The Environmental Health and Safety Manager is instrumental in ensuring the health, safety and well being of the QinetiQ Inc team from our office in Lorton, VA

  • Develops, implements, and monitors company environmental safety programs and policies to ensure compliance with federal, state, and local environmental, health, and safety regulations.
  • Maintains safety equipment inventory, performs periodic safety inspections, monitors hazardous waste removal vendors, and may assist in consolidating hazardous wastes (chemical, radioactive, and/or medical).
  • Prepares and monitor safety programs and manuals for new and existing business units.
  • Ensures compliance with OSHA, EPA, CDC and other federal and local standards.
  • Ensures division compliance with the Hazardous Waste Management program.
  • Interacting with a variety of departments, conducts training in emergency response and hazardous material handling.
  • Monitors environmental compliance and maintains liaison with appropriate regulatory agencies.
  • Recommends corrective action where environmental health and safety hazards exist.
  • The work of the EH&S Engineer who is an Industrial Hygienist involves industrial hygiene, life safety, and ergonomic compliance-related activities.
  • Interacts with others in the administration of the worker’s compensation program and the implementation of workplace ergonomics and program solutions.
  • Monitors industrial health compliance.

To Land This Job, You Need:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience in safety, environmental, or related field.
  • High degree of knowledge of business administration, military quality practices, commercial and Federal Aviation Administration quality systems such as ISO-9000, and MIL-Q-9858.
  • In-depth knowledge of industrial safety programs, occupational safety and health administration requirements and Code of Federal Regulations.
  • In-depth knowledge of environmental regulations and be familiar with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) rules and regulations.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing at all levels of the organization
  • Radiation Safety Certfication or the ability to obtain certfication with in 60 days 
  • Ability to conduct on site safety assessments in manufacturing environments
  • Excellent computer skills with working knowledge of Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, PPT, Outlook).
  • Ability to travel ot multiple sites as needed.

 

No One Has Time for Long Job Applications!

We completely understand, that is why we have made the application process easy. We promise. This will be simple.

Accessibility/Accommodation:

If because of a medical condition or disability you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to staffing@us.QinetiQ.com or call (540) 658-2720 Opt. 4 and let us know the nature of your request and contact information.

QinetiQ Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All Qualified Applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.