ERM is hiring a Health & Safety Specialist in NorthReading, MA. This is a full-time consulting limited-term position for six months focusing on implementing H&S programs at a Client location for ERM.
Implement H&S programs in areas including: development of Equipment-specific Lock Out/Tag Out (LOTO) procedures; completion and documentation of Job Safety Analysis for facility tasks (including assessment of ergonomic concerns and evaluation of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) needs); reviewing machine guarding assessments; implementation of confined space entry procedures; completion of required monthly inspection; and other technical support as needed.
Participate in and gather information associated with the incident investigation process for incidents that occur at the site.
Assist with collection, review, and analysis of field data to evaluate conditions, present information, and implement effective solutions.
Identify and implement corrective actions.
Support our clients desire to improve H&S performance by providing field coaching.
Participate as an enthusiastic team member on various project teams and effectively complete assignments.
Spend time onsite at the client location to help solve their H&S challenges.
Begin to build a network within and outside of ERM that will enable you to leverage and develop your skills and help solve challenging multi-disciplinary client challenges.
BS in Safety, Occupational Health, Engineering, or related science degree preferred.
Minimum of five years relevant experience with exposure to the manufacturing or research and development industries preferred.
Experience with JSA development, machine guarding, LOTO, confined space entry, work at height, PPE, haz-com, chemical hygiene, and other OSHA requirements.
Working knowledge of federal, state, and local regulations.
Strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively.
Ability to work independently and in a team setting, with guidance and direction.
Strong work ethic with a passion to learn, grow, and thrive.