The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
26 days old

Safety Engineering Technologist (Experienced)

Livermore, CA
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Job Summary

Provides technical support to engineers on technical projects and products associated with the recognition, measurement, evaluation, and control of potential safety hazards\. Functional areas may include mechanical, electrical, pressure, firearms, vehicles \(including heavy equipment\), explosives, and other acute hazards\.

Primary Job Duties

Provides technical support associated with recognizing, measuring, evaluating, and controlling potential safety hazards\. Functional areas may include mechanical, electrical, pressure, firearms, vehicles \(including heavy equipment\), explosives, and other acute hazards\. Supports engineers on technical projects and products\. Works in the field and in the laboratory\. May emphasize measurement, evaluation, prevention, control, or personnel protection\. As a generalist technician, may have responsibilities in more than one functional area\.

Job Specification

Support safety engineers in the identification and documentation of explosives and pressure safety related hazards and controls\. Perform site wide assessments, collecting and tracking data\.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Working knowledge of Occupational Safety and Health Administration requirements\. Skill in related fields, such as accident investigation, mathematics, physics, chemistry, and general knowledge of industrial hygiene and health physics\.


High school diploma or equivalent

Minimum five years experience working in Environmental Health and Safety related field\.

Ability to use electronic recordkeeping systems\.

A valid drivers license and capable of operating a government vehicle\.


AA /AS or BA/BS in Environmental Health and Safety related field\.


Working knowledge/field experience with explosive handling safety, including DOE and DOT handling and transportation requirements\.

Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing\.

Demonstrated ability to team effectively with other safety engineers, scientist and technicians as required\.

Department Description:

The Department provides Occupational Health and Safety Engineering support services to the SNL/CA site and personnel\. Support includes: radiation protection, industrial hygiene, chemical management, safety engineering and ergonomics\.

About Sandia:

Sandia National Laboratories is the nations premier science and engineering lab for national security and technology innovation, with teams of specialists focused on cutting\-edge work in a broad array of areas\. Some of the main reasons we love our jobs:

+ Challenging work withamazingimpact that contributes to security, peace, and freedom worldwide

+ Extraordinary co\-workers

+ Some of the best tools, equipment, and research facilities in the world

+ Career advancement and enrichment opportunities

+ Flexible schedules, generous vacations,strongmedical and other benefits, competitive 401k, learning opportunities, relocation assistance and amenities aimed at creating a solid work/life balance\*

_World\-changing technologies\. Life\-changing careers\._ Learn more about Sandia at: http://www\.sandia\.gov

\*These benefits vary by job classification\.

Security Clearance:

Position requires a Department of Energy \(DOE\) granted Q\-level security clearance\.

Sandia is required by DOE directive to conduct a pre\-employment drug testing, and a pre\-employment background review that includes personal reference checks, law enforcement record and credit checks, and employment and education verifications\. Applicants for employment must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Q\-level security clearance, which requires U\.S\. citizenship\.

Applicants offered employment with Sandia are subject to a federal background investigation to meet the requirements for access to classified information or matter if the duties of the position require a DOE security clearance\. Substance abuse or illegal drug use, falsification of information, criminal activity, serious misconduct or other indicators of untrustworthiness can cause a clearance to be denied or terminated by the DOE, rendering the inability to perform the duties assigned and resulting in termination of employment\.

EEO Statement:

Equal opportunity employer/Disability/Vet/GLBT


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