Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.
About the Position:
This position is located at the Dalecarlia Water Treatment Plant, 5900 MacArthur Boulevard NW, Washington, DC.This position is under the supervision of the Washington Aqueduct.The Aqueduct, while part of the US Army Corps of Engineers, is a large scale, vital public utility, wholly financed through the sale of potable water.The job provides the opportunity to work at one of the largest water utilities in the nation, serving the public and producing a product which impacts the lives of all metropolitan area citizens and businesses on a daily basis.To be successful in this position, you will need to commit yourself to the Aqueducts mission of providing safe, reliable and cost effective water.
Who May Apply: U.S. Citizens
As a Safety and Occupational Health Specialist, you will perform duties assigned by the Safety & Occupational Health (SOH) Manager in administering the Safety, Occupational Health (S&OH) and Industrial Hygiene (IH) programs at Washington Aqueduct (WA), a major municipal water supply facility serving over one million persons, and is functionally responsible for the overall planning and development of a comprehensive safety and accident prevention, industrial hygiene and occupational health program; establishment and interpretation of policies and criteria; coordination and evaluation of safety, industrial hygiene; and for providing safety and occupational health oversight at all WA operations, and activities. Primary activities include coordinating, executing and monitoring occupational safety and health activities and industrial hygiene activities for two major facilities. Serves as the technical specialist on S&OH under the S&OH Manager.