Safety and Occupational Health Specialist
This position is part of the Army Fellows Program and is a CIVILIAN position with the Department of the Army.
The Army Fellows Program use your talent as a federal civilian employee to make a positive difference, to make an impact on the world. The Army Fellows Program is a two-year fellowship as a federal civilian. We hire fellows as permanent, full time employees with full pay and benefits and guarantee placement after the fellowship for those who meet requirements.
We are seeking driven, high-performing teammates, and we will provide opportunities to apply your talent to make a positive difference through meaningful work. You’ll also learn and grow through a structured but flexible two-year developmental program that accounts for your existing knowledge, skills, behaviors, and preferences and for your career field’s professional competencies.
In this role you will, Inspect or survey workplaces, processes or products for compliance with established safety and occupational health policies or standards.
Assist in the evaluation of work operations to quantify hazardous exposures using methods such as collecting noise data, air samples and ventilation measurements.
Assist in the design or modification of workplaces, processes or products to control or eliminate hazards.
Assist in the development of safety and occupational health standards to reduce the frequency, severity and cost of accidents and occupational illnesses.
Assist in the training of workers, supervisors, managers, or other safety and occupational health personnel in safety or occupational health subjects.