Safety And Occupational Health Specialist

Department of Defense Monterey, CA
* Duties

Help Duties Summary

You will serve as a OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH SPECIALIST in the Naval Support Activity Monterey Bay (NSAMB)/Naval Postgraduates School (NPS) of NAVAL SUPPORT ACTIVITY MONTEREY.

THIS IS A TERM POSITION NOT TO EXCEED 366 DAYS. THIS IS ALSO AN OBLIGATED POSITION.

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Responsibilities

* You will Use inspection equipment to identify fumes, gases, vapors, radiation, duct, lighting, ventilation, temperature, and sanitary conditions that could lead to unhealthful or unsafe conditions

* You will Coordinate or perform safety and occupational health inspections, occupational health surveys, or field audits to identify unsafe work habits or work hazards.

* You will Use inspection equipment to identify fumes, gases, vapors, radiation, duct, lighting, ventilation, temperature, and sanitary conditions that could lead to unhealthful or unsafe conditions

* You will Coordinate or perform safety and occupational health inspections, occupational health surveys, or field audits to identify unsafe work habits or work hazards.

* You will Review plans for construction or modification of buildings or other structures to see if they meet safety-related engineering standards

* You will Advise and recommend changes in design of work programs to meet new safety and occupational health standards.

* You will Perform respiratory training and fit-testing to required personnel so employees are aware of the proper use of equipment.

* You will Collaborate with management to determine safety training needs and requirements.

Travel Required

Not required

Supervisory status

No

Promotion Potential

11

* Job family (Series)

0018 Safety and Occupational Health Management

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* Requirements

Help Requirements Conditions of Employment

* Must be a US Citizen.

* Must be determined suitable for federal employment.

* Must participate in the direct deposit pay program.

* New employees to the Department of the Navy will be required to successfully pass the E-Verify employment verification check. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, visit www.dhs.gov/E-Verify/.

* Generally, current federal employees applying for GS jobs must serve at least one year at the next lower grade level. This requirement is called time-in-grade. Time-in-grade requirements must be met by the closing date of this announcement.

* You will be required to obtain and maintain an interim and/or final security clearance prior to entrance on duty. Failure to obtain and maintain the required level of clearance may result in the withdrawal of a job offer or removal.

* You will be required to obtain and maintain a current valid United States drivers license.

Qualifications

Your resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-09 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector. Specialized experience must demonstrate the following: 1) Developing OSH programs for assigned commands and activities; 2) Reviewing plans and specifications for new construction and building alterations for safety code compliance; 3) Conducting workplace inspections and investigations; and 4) Providing safety-related educational material to various audiences. NOTE: THIS INFORMATION MUST BE SUPPORTED IN YOUR RESUME TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THE POSITION.

Manage a safety program consisting of core safety services (e.g., confined space operations, facility inspections and abatement, training and operational pauses, mishap investigations and reporting, traffic safety, program management with regards to lock-out tag-out, respiratory protection, Hazardous Materials [HAZMAT], or Personal Protective Equipment [PPE]) in accordance with directives as they apply to the ground safety program.

Review written plans and the implementation of safety and occupational health programs (e.g., respiratory protection, hearing conservation and noise abatement, personal protective equipment, lead control, or similar safety program) to assess the overall effectiveness safety programs for the organization.

Additional qualification information can be found from the following Office of Personnel Management web site: http://www.opm.gov/qualifications/Standards/group-stds/gs-admin.asp.

Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.

Education

This job does not have an education qualification requirement.

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