Environmental, Safety, and Occupational Health (ESOH) Specialist - Springfield, VA
at RCS Corporation

Date Posted: 5/21/2019

Job Description

RCS has an immediate need for an Environmental, Safety, and Occupational Health (ESOH) Specialist, local to the Springfield, VA area. This opportunity is a direct hire position with a large company on a full-time basis. 

Who We Are
RCS Corporation is a certified Woman Business Enterprise specializing in the recruitment of professionals throughout the United States.  With two corporate offices, over 20 years of experience, and a presence in 30+ states, we are well-positioned to service employers, employees, and candidates across every discipline.  Our emphasis is on excellent work ethic, accountability, transparency, effective communication and safety.

Job Summary

Our Client has an immediate opportunity for an Environmental, Safety and Occupational Health (ESOH) Specialist in Springfield, Virginia. The ESOH Specialist is responsible for inspecting and evaluating the workplace, equipment and practices for adherence to the Environmental, Safety, and Occupational Health Program (implemented by the ESOH Manager) and government health and safety standards and regulations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Instills a safety first mentality within respective work areas and a culture that achieves low accident rates and minimal lost-time injuries.
  • Knowledgeable in industrial hygiene investigations to include but not limited to ergonomics, indoor air quality, noise evaluations, lighting surveys, lead assessments, water sampling, and radiation surveys.
  • Maintains the ability to work as an individual and within a group.
  • Able to interface with the client to include U.S. Government civilians, Military personnel, and subcontractors.
  • Educates, observes, and ensures all personnel are performing work in compliance to all company ESOH policy and procedures.
  • Identifies hazardous workplace conditions and removes hazards and/or protects employees by guarding, revising work procedures, and training or requiring use of protective clothing and personal protective equipment.
  • Responsible for identifying and mitigating hazardous conditions that affect workers, property, and the environment.
  • Applies basic knowledge and understanding of OSHA requirements to assist in the safety of work activities within assigned area.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills. Ability to address all levels of audience.
  • Demonstrates the ability to create comprehensive reports with attention to detail.
  • Able to assist with administrative tasks of varying levels.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be a US Citizen.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a TS security clearance.
  • Bachelor’s degree in ESOH-related field such as Safety, Health or Industrial Hygiene, Environmental Engineering or demonstrated equivalent is preferred.
  • Minimum of five years of position related experience. ESOH-related experience may be substituted for educational requirements.
  • Excellent written communication skills; proficient knowledge of word-processing and integrated software applications; organizational skills and ability to perform detail-oriented work are required.
  • Position may require travel.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Active, fully adjudicated TS/SCI w/poly is preferred.
  • Pursuing and/or completed ES&H related professional certifications including, but not limited to the Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Associate Safety Professional (ASP), Graduate Safety Professional (GSP), Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH), Certified Ergonomic Associate, Occupational Hygiene and Safety Technician (OHST) and Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM) certifications is preferred.

Opportunities with RCS change daily.  For a complete listing of our current openings, please visit our website at www.rcs.jobs.

RCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. RCS provides equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability, veteran or marital status.

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RCS Corporation specializes in the recruitment of professionals for best-of-class companies throughout the United States. RCS recruits top talent for direct hire, temp-to-perm and contract staffing positions and provides customized payroll services. Our recruiting specialties consist of Engineering Disciplines, Project Management, Project Controls, Information Technology, Energy Efficiency and Business Professionals.

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Since 1994, RCS has expanded its reach into 40+ states and is well-positioned to service employers, employees and candidates across a variety of disciplines in the Energy / Engineering / Utility Industry. We are a team of passionate people who strive to exceed expectations. Our emphasis is on excellent work ethic, accountability, transparency, effective communication and safety.

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