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Safety Specialist

Posted 2014-01-22
At a Glance –

University of Maine Safety and Environmental Management
5784 York Village, Bldg #7
Orono, Maine

Job Type:
Job (Full-Time)

Job Description

Safety Specialist

UMaine is looking for a candidate with tangible experience in safety management including evaluating health and safety risks, writing safety policies,
conducting training, and auditing safety compliance against campus policies and state regulations.

Only applicants with a Bachelor in Occupational Safety
or a combination of safety related education and experience (generally interpreted as five years) will be considered.

Demonstrated excellence in communication and organization skills are required. Ability to use computer applications (Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint) is required. In-State travel to off campus locations is required. Valid driver license required.

Position requires frequent contacts with administrators, faculty, graduate students, international visitors, and regulators, in an advisory or technical liaison role. Applicants must be able to perform physical tasks required to travel, conduct investigations, training, and audits. Appropriate background checks and physical exam required. Additional qualifications are listed in the job description at

This full-time fiscal year professional position offers an excellent salary and benefits package.

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information of three references to:

Chair of Search Committee
Safety and Environmental Management Department
University of Maine
5784 York Village, Building #7
Orono Maine 04469-5725

Salary range: $40,000 - $50,000

No phone calls please.

EO/AA Employer

Hours: Full-Time
Type: Job


Mike Sauda

Company Description

Located in the town of Orono along the banks of the Stillwater River, the University of Maine is the states land-grant university and the flagship institution in the University of Maine System, UMaine is one of New Englands premier universities. We have a wide variety of programs and opportunitiesand we do so with world-class faculty members, nationally recognized research; first-rate facilities; a friendly, safe atmosphere; and easy access to some of the best year-round recreation sites in the nation.

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