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Title:

Director, Environmental Health and Safety

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Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK)

Company Overview: At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 27th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2016, as well as Glassdoor’s annual Employees’ Choice Awards 2016. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.
Job Description: Director, Environmental Health and Safety 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 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.
You will: • Provide leadership, direction, vision and support of comprehensive Environmental Health and Safety programs throughout Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), including laboratory safety, biological safety, chemical safety, ergonomics, industrial hygiene, occupational safety, accident and illness prevention, hazardous material transportation, environmental compliance, and hazardous waste management. • Direct work of Program Managers, Specialists, and Safety Advisors to ensure all EHS staff including indirect reports implement programs and provide customer service consistent with departmental standards. • Work with all EHS staff to develop performance goals, strategies, and metrics. • Be responsible for the implementation of comprehensive emergency management programs including response to biological and chemical hazardous material incidents. • Oversee the implementation of safety and compliance programs governed by OSHA, EPA, DOT, FDNY, and other federal, state, and local regulatory agencies. • Design, develop and maintain EHS programs and systems to enhance the EHS services provided throughout the MSK community. • Effectively manage, monitor and guide the staff of these respective disciplines assuring that they are proactively safeguarding life and property against biological, chemical, and physical hazards through the use of professional skills, judgment, creativity and human interaction. • Report directly to the Vice President, EHS to assure compliance with all applicable safety and environmental protection requirements by means of inspections, reports, institutional committee memberships, and instructional workshops and training programs. • Assume the roles and responsibilities of the Vice President, EHS in his/her absence. You have: • A Master’s Degree in Safety, Engineering, Chemistry, Biology, or Environmental Compliance with more than 10 years of experience in the Environmental Health and Safety field with formal training in industry and institutional safety. • Familiarity with environmental health and safety standards from CDC, NIH, OSHA, EPA, DOT and state/local regulatory agencies. • Capability of working independently and as a team member to develop and implement programs with EHS staff and MSK departments. • Ability to act decisively when responding to emergency situations. • Demonstrated leadership in developing and managing position requirements including the ability to supervise and motivate staff and develop performance measures to maximize productivity and work quality. • 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. #LI-NG1 Closing: MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment.
Please direct the applicants to the link below to apply. http://careers.mskcc.org/job/6912339/director-environmental-health-and-safety-new-york-ny/

 



Added: 11/29/2016


Title:

Part-Time Health Educator

Closing Date/Time:

December 9, 2016 

Salary:

 

Job Type:

DOQ, part-time, twenty-eight (28) hours per week.

Location:

 

Montclair, NJ

Summary: The Township of Montclair Department of Health and Human Services is seeking a self-motivated individual to fill the position of part-time Health Educator. The Health Educator is responsible for assessing individual and community health needs. The Health Educator plans, implements and evaluates effective health education programs; coordinates health education services; communicates health and health education needs, concerns and resources; performs related duties as required. Work is performed under general direction from the Director of Health and Human Services who reviews performance for conformance to departmental policies and procedures. Duties: See Montclair Township website (www.montclairnjusa.org) for complete job description. Requirements: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree in Health Education, Public Health, Community Health Education, Nursing or a related Health/Education field. Three (3) to five (5) years of experience assessing community health education needs plus planning, implementation, and evaluation of diversified health education programs in a local or state health department/health agency (a Master's degree in one of the areas listed above may be substituted for one (1) year of the required experience). Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint. Health Education Specialist Certification (CHES) issued by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. is required (a Bachelor's degree in Nursing and a valid certification by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) as a Community Health Nurse may be substituted for the Certified Health Education specialist (CHES) requirement).

Apply:
Send application or resume to:
Ms. Braedon Gregory, HRIS Coordinator
Township of Montclair
205 Claremont Avenue
Montclair, New Jersey 07042
email: bgregory@montclairnjusa.org

 



Added: 11/23/2016


Title:

Registered Environmental Health Specialist – Bilingual (Spanish) 

Closing Date/Time:

November 30, 2016 

Salary:

$44,672-$64,417 

Job Type:

Full time

Location:

Vineland,NJ

Responsibilities: Under direction, performs sanitary inspection and environmental health work involved in the enforcement of relevant sanitary, environmental, and public health laws and rules within the concerned jurisdiction; conducts inspections, investigations, and educational outreach activities; performs other related duties as required and/or necessary.
Requirements: Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey and a valid Registered Environmental Health Specialist License issued by the NJ Department of Health and Senior Services.
Residency: Applicants must currently reside in Vineland or be willing to re-locate to Vineland within one year of accepting the position. Job Type: Permanent full-time.

Applicants should submit resume to:
Jeanne Garbarino at jgarbarino@vinelandcity.org
or by mail to:
Vineland Health Department
640 E. Wood Street
Vineland, NJ 08362-1508

 



Added: 11/17/2016


Title:

Atlantic Health Systems Coordinator 

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Job Type:

Full time

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Responsibilities: Collect/Analyze public health data (local and national) to inform community health improvement activities. Present data back to stakeholders in appropriate, real-world format to aide decision-making Support community health improvement activities through technical assistance, which includes: program/intervention design, translation of best-practices from the literature, evaluation activities, data collection, facilitations, and staff training. Work collaboratively with other departments, partner agencies and community members to design and implement best practice research and intervention for public health. Maintain partnerships with other Atlantic Health Departments and our community-based partners in order to respond to emerging data and technical assistance needs. Lead and manage projects on behalf of the Center for Population Health Sciences; represent us with various stakeholder groups
Qualifications: Education: Master’s degree or higher in Public Health, Community Psychology, Social Work, Epidemiology, Evaluation or a related field Requirements: 2-5 years’ experience working in the field (practicum and internship experience acceptable) designing public health interventions and providing value-added research skills (specific experience with CBPR processes a plus). Demonstrated history of working collaboratively with a diverse set of community partners and stakeholders Demonstrated project management experience Strong Quantitative Skillset: proficiency in SPSS (or other major statistical packages) and MS Excel, along with ability to work with large datasets Experience with GIS, Survey Development preferred Specific knowledge of public health / health promotion theory and methods, including but not limited to prevention of chronic health conditions, addressing social determinants of health, environment/policy change, and collection/use of biometric screening data preferred. Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality and care combined the best experience for our patients and their families. 
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

For a full job description and application instructions: http://jobs.atlantichealth.org/job/6798007/coordinator-morristown-nj/

 



Added: 10/24/2016


Title:

Registered Environmental Health Specialist 

Closing Date/Time:

 

Salary:

MN $38,570 -MD $48,213 

Job Type:

Full time

Location:

Somerset County Department of Health 

Responsibilities: Under direction of the Environmental Health Coordinator, or Senior Registered Environmental Health Specialist, or Health Officer, performs inspection work involved in the enforcement of State and local environmental and health regulations including, but not limited to the State Sanitary Code for Retail Food Establishments, Public Recreational Bathing Code, State Housing Code, Individual Subsurface Sewage Disposal Systems, the County Environmental Health Act (CEHA) regulations, Department of Environmental Protection regulations; Epidemiological case investigation and monitoring. When a violation of relevant sanitary and health laws are found, determines the cause and takes proper corrective action. Incumbent interprets objectives, standards and policies of the County Health Department. Incumbent may give testimony in court case; may investigate nuisances and violations of the sanitary code. Incumbent receives and reviews applications for licenses or permits pertaining to food handling establishments, private water supplies, swimming pools. Incumbent makes surveys and investigations of communicable diseases and epidemics that may be traceable to lack of environmental sanitary conditions.
Requirements: Must have a BS degree in Public Health or related field; with 32 credit hours of science and mathematics from an accredited college or university. Must possess a current and valid NJ Registered Environmental Health Specialist License issued by the NJ Department of Health and Senior Services. One (1) year of experience as an REHS in either a local, county or state health department. Must possess the ability to analyze, develop and interpret County policies, and to work harmoniously with all Departments, associates, subordinates, and others having an interest in County government. Ability to take a leading role by providing needed advice and assistance. Must possess knowledge of modern environmental public health inspection techniques and practices; ability to interpret relevant public health laws and apply them to specific cases. Ability to read, write and speak English sufficiently to perform the duties of the position. Proficient in word processing, spreadsheet and data base computer applications, specifically Microsoft Word, Excel and Access. Ability to learn and utilize information systems related to the duties of the position. Incumbent must possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey.
Preferred Additional Qualifications: Lead Inspector/Risk Assessor Permit, CEHA Air Quality Training, NJ Noise Pollution Certification, Odor Enforcement Certification, or Hotel/Multiple Dwelling Code Overview Certification. In depth knowledge of regulations, procedures, and responsibilities of specific public health concerns, basic knowledge of theories, methods and practices, ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with Federal, State and Local Officials, County Department Heads, employees, public health professionals, media personnel, and the general public.

Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply by sending their resume to:
County of Somerset Division of Human Resources
20 Grove Street
PO Box 3000
Somerville, NJ 08876
Email: humanresources@co.somerset.nj.us

 



Added: 10/7/2016


Title:

Registered Environmental Health Specialist  (Per-Diem)

Closing Date/Time:

October 24, 2016 

Salary:

 

Job Type:

Per-Diem  (Weekdays/As-Needed Basis)

Location:

Monmouth County Regional Health Commission #1 

The Monmouth County Regional Health Commission #1 has an opening for a per-diem Registered Environmental Health Specialist. Possession of a valid Registered Environmental Health Specialist License issued by the New Jersey Department of Health is required. The successful candidate will be responsible for conducting field inspections and/or investigations in accordance with the provisions of the New Jersey State Sanitary Code in such areas as: retail food establishments; public recreational bathing; tanning facilities; youth camps; body art procedures; public health nuisances; communicable disease control, rabies control follow-up, rabies specimen transport to the State Lab. Applicant must possess excellent writing and communication skills and will be required to learn to utilize various types of electronic and/or manual recording and information systems used by this office. Two (2) years of experience as a REHS at either a local, county, or state health department is preferred. Additional Qualifications for consideration: In-depth working knowledge of on-site wastewater disposal systems (septic systems).

Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply by sending their resume to:
David Henry, Health Officer
Monmouth County Regional Health Commission #1
1540 West Park Avenue, Suite 1
Ocean, NJ 07712
Email: dhenry@mcrhc.org
Phone: (732) 493-9520
Fax: (732) 493-9521

 



Added: 10/7/2016


Title:

Registered Environmental Health Specialist

Closing Date/Time:

 

Salary:

$50,541 

Job Type:

Full Time

Location:

Rutherford Board of Health 

The Rutherford Board of Health is seeking qualified licensed applicants for a full-time Registered Environmental Health Specialist position. Responsibilities include inspecting retail food establishments, recreational bathing facilities, child care centers, investigation of citizen complaints, communicable disease follow up, office activities, assisting the public, creating documents, maintaining filing systems, preparation of written reports, and assisting with vital statistics over the counter requests and phone inquiries. The successful candidate shall have excellent oral and written communication skills, strong customer service skills and must have proficiency in Microsoft Office products such as Excel, Outlook, and Word. Starting salary of $50,541.

Interested candidates can complete an application for employment available off the borough’s web site at:
www.rutherford-nj.com and additionally send their resume to:
The Rutherford Board of Health
184 Park Avenue
Rutherford, New Jersey, 07070.
EOE

 



Added: 9/27/2016


Title:

Registered Environmental Health Specialist

Closing Date/Time:

October 7, 2016  

Salary:

 

Job Type:

Full Time - 40 hours Monday-Friday with an on call rotation of holidays and weekends

Location:

Burlington County Health Department 

Immediate position available with the Burlington County Health Department Position will be 40 hours Monday-Friday with an on call rotation of holidays and weekends as needed. Under direction, performs sanitary inspection and environmental health work involving the enforcement of relevant sanitary, environmental, and public health laws and rules within the concerned jurisdiction; conducts inspections and investigations related to Air, Water, Solid Waste, Hazardous Materials Response, and educational outreach activities; performs other related duties as required and/or necessary. Possession of a valid Registered Environmental Health Specialist License issued by the NJ Department of Health and Senior Services preferred. If not presently a Haz Mat Technician, certification will be required upon hire.
Deadline for Submission: October 7, 2016

Submit resumes to: Robin Sutton, RSutton@co.burlington.nj.us

 



Added: 9/26/2016


Title:

Health Educator - CHES (PT)

Closing Date/Time:

 

Salary:

Commensurate with education and experience.  

Job Type:

Part-Time - Up to 21 hours per week

Location:

Township of Bloomfield

EDUCATION: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in Health Education, health related topics and currently holds a CHES designation or holds a Master’s degree and qualifies for CHES designation.
EXPERIENCE: One year of experience working in a Health Department along with a working knowledge of the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) accreditation requirements.
COMPENSATION: Commensurate with education and experience. RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: Fulfilling the requirements of Chapter 8:52 of the Public Health Standards of Performance of Local Boards of Health in New Jersey. Working with multidisciplined and licensed professional staff members to ensure proper implementation of our health education program required by NJAC 8:52-6. Assure that CHA’s and CHIPS are implemented, reviewed and updated in all jurisdictions including integrating health promotion and health education components into all programs. We currently provide services to two Morris County communities as well as three Essex County communities.

APPLICANTS: Email resume and any questions to health@bloomfieldtwpnj.com
(subject heading: JOB ANNOUNCEMENT – HEALTH EDUCATOR or mail to

Township of Bloomfield
Health Department
ATTN: Health Educator-CHES Position
1 Municipal Plaza, Room 111
Bloomfield, NJ 07003

 



Added: 9/26/2016


Title:

Health Educator - CHES

Closing Date/Time:

 

Salary:

Commensurate with education and experience.  

Job Type:

Full Time - Up to 35 hours per week

Location:

Township of Bloomfield 

EDUCATION: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in Health Education, health related topics and currently holds a CHES designation or holds a Master’s degree and qualifies for CHES designation.
EXPERIENCE: One year of experience working in a Health Department along with a working knowledge of the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) accreditation requirements. Health Officer license is preferred.
COMPENSATION: Commensurate with education and experience.
RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: Fulfilling the requirements of Chapter 8:52 of the Public Health Standards of Performance of Local Boards of Health in New Jersey. Working with multidisciplined and licensed professional staff members to ensure proper implementation of our health education program required by NJAC 8:52-6. Assure that CHA’s and CHIPS are implemented, reviewed and updated in all jurisdictions including integrating health promotion and health education components into all programs. We currently provide services to two Morris County communities as well as three Essex County communities.

APPLICANTS: Email resume and any questions to health@bloomfieldtwpnj.com
(subject heading: JOB ANNOUNCEMENT – HEALTH EDUCATOR or mail to

Township of Bloomfield
Health Department
ATTN: Health Educator-CHES Position
1 Municipal Plaza, Room 111
Bloomfield, NJ 07003

 



Added: 9/26/2016






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