Safety Specialist – Albany/Saratoga, NY

Job Description:

This is a full-time position located at a client site in the Albany/Saratoga, New York area in a fast paced, high tech manufacturing environment. The selected candidate will work within the client’s EHS department to support the site occupational safety and health programs. The position may require infrequent regional travel.

Responsibilities include:

  • Review tool safety installations or removals, working with site and contract personnel to complete the checklist items related to toxic chemical and gas systems, safety interlock mechanisms, emergency shutdown, and other quality or safety controls
  • Conduct safety inspections and audits
  • Communicate EHS policies and procedures and work effectively with contractors and site personnel
  • Conduct tracking and reporting of program metrics as assigned
  • Assist EHS department staff in preparing for internal audits or supporting other safety program initiatives

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in safety engineering, construction safety, occupational health and safety, chemical or mechanical engineering, or related field (relevant experience considered as an alternate to the degree requirement)
  • Experience range: 0 to 5 years
  • Fluency in the English Language – written and verbal
  • Self-motivated, reliable, and detail-oriented individual
  • Interpersonal skills – able to work well in both individual and team settings

Desired Qualifications:

  • Construction safety or tool installation experience
  • Inspection and auditing experience
  • Familiarity with occupational health and safety regulations
  • Familiarity with manufacturing or semiconductor environment
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Google applications

Please submit resume and cover letter to HR@colden.com and reference “Safety Specialist” in the subject line.