Environmental Health and Safety Technician

Location
Wilmington, North Carolina
Salary
$31,000 - $35,500
Posted
Sep 29, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Vacancy Number: S00627
Working Title: Environmental Health and Safety Technician
Career Band Title: Env, Hlth & Safety Technician
Location of Workplace: Main UNCW Campus
Competency Level: Contributing

Essential functions of this position:
To perform line function administrative and technical work to be the university expert on fire and life safety issues and a technical assistant to the emergency manager. Provide input to the assistant director for policy decisions in their area of expertise. These functions include program development and revision, program management and administration, provide service functions, conduct audits, inspections, training services and supervise work-study employee.

N.C. Minimum Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
High school diploma or equivalency and demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work.

Additional knowledge, skills, and abilities required to perform the essential functions of the position:
Ability to work in stressful situations and utilize technology such as computers, gas detection meters, AV media equipment and portable radios
Must have a firm understanding of fire codes and fire prevention
Familiar with applicable building codes and industry standards such as NFPA standards
Must be comfortable enough to conduct training and have the skills to perform self assessment of programs

Preferred education, professional skills and experience:
Experience working in an Emergency Operations Center or Command Post environment preferred
A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in a related field is preferred

Certifications or licensure required to perform the essential functions of the position:
Drivers License

Recruitment Range: $31,000 - $35,500
NC Salary Grade Equivalency: 59
Hours Per Week: 1.0 (40 hours per week)
Months Per Year: 12 Months
Work Days: Monday - Friday
Work Hours: Varies but typically 11:00AM-8:00PM
Position Number: 7810
Job Posting Date: 09/29/2017
Posting Close Date: 10/16/2017

PLEASE NOTE: To receive full consideration, please be sure you have fully completed the entire application before you apply for this position. Failure to answer all required questions will cause the system to disqualify your application. Due to the high interest in positions at UNCW, we are happy to answer any questions you may have regarding the position if selected for an interview. Thank you in advance for your understanding.
You will be required to attach a cover letter and resume to successfully apply for this position. To receive full consideration, please be sure you have completed the ‘Work History’ section of the application before you apply for this position.
For more info/to apply visit http://jobs.uncw.edu. Applications must be submitted through the online application system to be considered.

EEO Statement:
UNC Wilmington actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified persons from all racial, ethnic or other minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.