Western Washington University, Environmental Health & Safety Department is seeking a Laboratory Safety Consultant who will be responsible for developing and implementing major components of the lab safety program.

The Environmental Health and Safety Department supports Western’s mission, which states that together with our students, staff, and faculty, we are committed to making a positive impact in the state and the world with a shared focus on academic excellence and inclusive achievement. We encourage applications from women, people of color, people with disabilities, veterans, and other candidates from underrepresented backgrounds and with diverse experiences interested in this opportunity.

Under general supervision by the Environmental Health & Safety Director, the Laboratory Safety Consultant is responsible for developing and implementing WWU’s Laboratory Safety Program. This position will be responsible for providing laboratory risk assessments, inspecting WWU’s laboratory facilities, equipment, and operations, to improve safety in University laboratories and ensure compliance with institutional, state, and federal safety laws, regulations, codes, and standards.

A cover letter and resume are required and should address your experience related to the position’s responsibilities and the required and preferred qualifications. Please include the names and contact information of three professional references.

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