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HazTek Inc. EHS Specialist-Summit, NJ in Summit, New Jersey

EHS Specialist

Summit, NJ

Only local candidates will be considered.

Do you have a passion for safety? Do you want to work for a respected company that cares about its employees, encourages career growth, and supports communities and nonprofit organizations?

If you want to be part of something that helps people stay safe — and make a difference in the world — apply today for a position with HazTek.

HazTek Inc. is one of the nation’s largest and most experienced and respected occupational health and safety management firms. We are known for our professional consulting services and premium safety training and we are trusted for our effectiveness in keeping workers safe today — so employees and businesses will be here tomorrow. HazTek is leading the industry in growth and is currently seeking outstanding performers to join our respected team of safety professionals.

We offer a positive workplace culture, competitive compensation, and a great benefits package that includes professional development and education assistance. Please go to to learn more about our company.

The key functions of the EHS Specialist makes leadership decisions and supervises emergency responders during critical activities associated with the mitigation of hazardous material, medical and fire events. Position determines types of personal protection equipment required for complex emergencies involving chemical storage and glass plant operations, process activities and laboratory environments.

  • Acts as initial Commander on incidents by developing containment and cleanup strategies

  • Coordinate monthly emergency response drills

  • Assist with pre-emergency planning activities and annual FM inspections

  • Conduct routine and non-routine inspections and audits of facility safety to ensure fire extinguishers, sprinkler related systems, and emergency response equipment are in working condition

  • Document incident scenes while gathering information and evidence

  • Conduct trainings and evaluations on safety and fire prevention

  • Minimum of 5 years of active emergency response in fire/medical

  • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

  • Haz Mat Awareness

  • HAZWOPER Technician certified

  • CPR certified

Experience preferred in the following areas:

  • Fire Science

  • Emergency Medical field

At HazTek, We Stand Together for Safety

HazTek Inc. is committed to building an environment of inclusion and acceptance that values diversity across all areas of the organization — an environment in which all employees have an opportunity to participate and contribute to the success of the business and are valued for their skills, experience, and unique perspectives.

Every employee’s role in creating an inclusive culture is to demonstrate respect for colleagues and customers and recognize the broad range of ideas and viewpoints that are being contributed to the company every day.

We work to increase awareness of diversity issues through integrity and accountability, and swiftly correct behaviors that are toxic, offensive, retaliatory, or exclusive. We strive to ensure that any environment our team members work in provides an atmosphere of inclusion, achieved through open-door policies, whistleblower protection, organizational training, and transparency.

Integrity | Compassion | Dependability | Support | Accountability

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

ID: 2021-1857

of Openings: 4

External Company Name: Haztek Inc.