Bel Air, Maryland

What You Will Do:

JOB SUMMARY: This role works independently under the supervision of the director to provide functional support for the Environment of Care/Safety program.  This will include evaluation of, and compliance to, the 4 elements of The Joint Commission Environment of Care Standards: Safety; Hazardous materials and waste management; Emergency Preparedness; Life Safety (Fire).  Further the TM will be responsible for undertaking risk assessments, mitigating and improving processes to ensure visitor, patient and team member safety.  The TM will interface at all levels of the hospitals, with contractors and vendors, legal counsel and may have contact with patients, visitors and team members. MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Education & Training: Safety training; OSHA 30 Hour General Industry Certification and OSHA Hazardous Materials Transportation Certification required; Certified Healthcare Emergency Professional (CHEP), Certified Healthcare Safety Professional (CHSP) preferred; a Bachelor’s Degree preferred. Work Orientation & Experience:  Minimum three (3) years’ experience in Safety, Emergency Management or OSHA.  Healthcare experience preferred.  Working knowledge of computers and Microsoft Office applications.  Skills & Abilities: Ability to: a) handle multiple tasks simultaneously; b) utilize Microsoft Office suite of applications; c) maintain confidentiality.  Demonstrated skill in: a) attention to detail; b) excellent customer service; c) effective oral and written communication; d) risk identification and reduction; e) critical thinking and analysis.

What You Need to Be Successful:

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.  See Job Description

Bel Air, Maryland

The University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS) delivers a special blend of clinical skill, innovation and caring in each area we serve.

We share the research and specialized care for which our teaching hospital is known with our member hospitals, health centers, doctors and care teams, all of which are focused on the people we serve.

Our 13 hospitals in Maryland provide care to Maryland residents, the Mid-Atlantic region and beyond.

Our top priority is serving the health of people throughout the state. Each of our hospitals has worked for years with many local groups and individuals to address their area's most urgent health needs. UMMS's philosophy is simple: "Healthy communities are empowered communities."

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