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Environmental Health and Safety Manager

Alfred NY

Company Description:

Nestled in a beautiful valley in the Southern Tier of New York, Alfred State has a long tradition of drawing the best faculty and staff from every field. This College of Technology offers outstanding opportunities in more than 70 majors, where project-based learning, sustainability, and civic engagement are cornerstones of the curricula. When students work on real-world problems, they learn how to think, not what to think, and they learn how to be involved in their community. That is why Alfred State graduates have a 99 percent employment and transfer rate.

Our faculty is dedicated to teaching and the academic success of our students. Alfred State seeks educators who are student-centered and engage in the life of the College. Our tenure process emphasizes teaching and university service with a more flexible approach to scholarship and professional growth.


Job Description:

Under the direction of the Sr. Director of Facilities Services, this position will oversee all aspects of Campus Health and Safety programs including occupational health and safety, hazardous materials management, and fire prevention/ protection. The incumbent will develop and implement health and safety programs for all campus users to ensure compliance with all state and federal code requirements. The incumbent will develop and present safety-training programs to Facilities Services and all campus faculty and staff.. The incumbent will serve as the campus RCRA Hazardous Waste Coordinator, and will maintain all applicable DEC, EPA, DOL and PESH records and training documentation. The incumbent will conduct periodic review of campus safety and environmental policies and may oversee campus radiation safety, ensuring compliance with all State and Federal regulations concerning the use of radioactive materials and radiation producing equipment. The incumbent will coordinate all regulatory agency site visits, audits, inspections and follow-up activities.

The Environmental Health Manager(EHM) will provide oversight to ensure adherence to current NYS building codes. A collaborative working relationship will be developed with the Supervision of Facilities working groups, Campus Project Managers, Capital Projects Managers, and all faculty and staff as necessary.



Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in Business, Health Care Administration, or one of the physical sciences. Three years' experience in project management, or as a health and safety professional.


Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in Business, Health Care Administration,


Additional Information:

Pursuant to University policy, Alfred State College is committed to ensuring equal employment, education opportunity, and equal access to services, programs, and activities without regard to an individual's race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, gender characteristics, marital status, veteran status, military status, domestic violence victim status, or ex-offender status. Employees, students, applicants or other members of the University community (including but not limited to vendors, visitors, and guests) may not be subjected to harassment that is prohibited by law or treated adversely based upon a protected characteristic.

All applicants are subject to a criminal, employment, and educational background check.

Applicants interested in positions may access the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report for the College at http://www.alfredstate.edu/university-police/annual-security-and-fire-safety-report. Crime statistics are reported in accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. Applicants may request a hard copy of the report by contacting the SUNY Alfred State College University Police Department at 607-587-3999.


Application Instructions:

All applicants must upload a resume and cover letter and provide three professional references when applying.




Posted June 13, 2018

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