Safety and Industrial Hygiene Specialist, Mid-Level – Albany-Saratoga area, New York

Company Profile:

Colden Corporation is an occupational health and safety and environmental management consulting firm owned and managed by practicing Certified Industrial Hygienists and Certified Safety Professionals.  We are a dynamic and growing business, seeking experienced individuals to join our team serving premiere clients. We offer an attractive compensation package, medical benefits, 401K retirement plan, paid vacation, and profit sharing.

Job Description:

This is a full-time, mid-level Safety and Industrial Hygiene (IH) position located at a client site in the New York State Capital Region (greater Albany area) within fifteen minutes of Saratoga Springs.

The selected mid-career safety and health professional will work as part of a site and regional Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) team for the client’s Northeast facilities, working in a fast paced, high tech environment.  This role will help develop, implement, and manage the client’s occupational safety and health programs, working with EHS, Occupational Medical, Manufacturing, and Facilities personnel to review and improve upon EHS Programs to maintain best in class performance.

Responsibilities include:

  • Conduct safety and health inspections, audits, and other program assessments.
  • Communicate EHS policies and work effectively with site personnel and contractors.
  • Coordinate or deliver safety and health training as assigned or contribute to materials development or updates.
  • Conduct tracking and reporting of hazards and near misses, incidents, and other EHS program metrics as assigned.
  • Coordinate or complete IH monitoring and other exposure assessments, based on the site sampling plan and action items.
  • Review and update safety and health program documents and maintain required records.
  • Assist client EHS team in supporting site or regional EHS initiatives, including audits for ISO 45001, ISO 14001, the OSHA Voluntary Protection Program, or other voluntary standards.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in occupational safety and health, industrial hygiene, environmental health, safety engineering, or a related science or engineering field
  • Experience range: 5 to 10 years
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills with fluency in the English Language
  • Highly organized, detail-oriented, and self-motivated with ability to multi-task in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • Strong interpersonal skills and professionalism; safety and ethical conduct are essential
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office platforms
  • COVID-19 vaccination or approved exemption
  • Ability to travel if needed based on infrequent, advanced request(s) to client site in adjacent state (~2.5 to 3 hours away)
  • COVID-19 vaccination or approved exemption

Desired Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with U.S. OSHA regulations and national consensus standards
  • Familiarity with manufacturing or semiconductor environment
  • Previous experience in a site EHS department
  • Knowledge of common industrial hygiene monitoring methods
  • Professional certification(s) – Certified Safety Professional (CSP), and/or Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) and/or other credentials

Please submit resume and cover letter to Recruiting@colden.com and reference “Mid-Level Safety & IH – NY” in the subject line.