ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN III
UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE
OFFICE OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & SAFETY
Under limited supervision of the Laboratory Safety Officer, performs tasks to support the Laboratory Safety Program, Radiation Safety Program, and administration of UNHCEMS. Tasks are in the area of laboratory safety, chemical safety, chemical environmental management, chemical inventory management, environmental compliance, radiation safety, and safety training.
Tests chemical fume hoods according to the UNH Fume Hood Program or corresponding UNH policy. Communicates test results to affected parties as necessary. Performs data entry to record test results. Reports maintenance issues as necessary and follows up to confirm work is complete. Generates reports to determine reliability of chemical fume hood operation and face velocity monitors. Ensures chemical fume hood test equipment is properly maintained and calibrated on a regular basis.
Oversees operation of the UNH Chemical Transfer Station. Receives and barcodes incoming chemical deliveries. Delivers chemicals to users on campus. Inputs inventory details into UNHCEMS and saves the corresponding SDS. Plans delivery routes to maximize efficiency and accomplish other tasks.
Under direction of the Laboratory Safety Officer, performs safety inspections of UNH facilities, especially research laboratories and teaching laboratories, for compliance with UNH safety policies, RCRA hazardous waste regulations, OSHA regulations, and NFPA standards. Prepares reports to be distributed to responsible parties, and follows up as necessary.
Under direction of the Laboratory Safety Officer, performs safety training related to use of chemical fume hoods and chemical safety for laboratory workers.
Performs administrative functions in UNHCEMS to assist in maintaining accurate chemical inventories, training records, user accounts, door caution signs, fume hood test records and others as necessary.
Assists the Radiation Safety Officer performing duties to support the radiation safety program including assisting with radioactive waste pickups and associated data entry, delivery of new radioactive materials, laboratory surveys and other contamination surveys, and dosimetry distribution. Perform survey meter calibration pickup and delivery.
Assists the UNHCEMS Coordinator with chemical inventory verification projects including leading teams of scanners, performing data entry, communicating with building contacts, and preparing door caution signs.
Assists the Laboratory Safety Officer with the Hazardous Materials Shipping Program. Assists with updating guidance documents, preparing shipping protocols, and preparing packages for shipment.
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