PROGRAM MANAGER, NEIDL EHS, Research Compliance, Research Safety

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PROGRAM MANAGER, NEIDL EHS, Research Compliance, Research Safety

Tracking Code4003 Job Description

The EHS Program Manager at the National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories (NEIDL) is responsible for coordinating the application of BU EHS programs in the NEIDL and managing program related to Biocontainment operations as assigned. . The position reports to the Associate Director, Maximum Containment, and indirectly to those that provide other EHS services and will be responsible for the completion and oversight of daily work activities in biocontainment to ensure that they are completed in a timely manner. This position is responsible for coordinating the implementation of general and occupational safety, laboratory and research safety, environmental management, emergency preparedness and others as assigned.

Required Skills
  • B.A./B.S. in a related field and five years of relevant experience, the ability to respond to emergencies on campus during off hours, including weekends and holidays as part of the on-call emergency response team
  • Should have or be able to obtain the 40-hour OSHA hazardous waste operations and emergency response training
  • This position requires completion of a pre-placement physical questionnaire and on-site physical and medical surveillance upon hire
  • Employment is contingent on initial and continued successful background checks as determined by Boston University and applicable external agencies and meeting all applicable elements of Research Occupational Health Programs and Personnel Suitability & Reliability Program (includes initial and random drug screening) throughout the period of employment

Please note: the standards of background checks, etc. may change at any time should there be amendments to applicable laws or policies relevant to Boston University and the NEIDL.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location Boston, Massachusetts, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular




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Posted: 2/18/2021
Application Due: 2/26/2021
Work Type: Full Time