texasaerospace | Safety Engineer II in Houston, TX

Safety Engineer II

  • HX5, LLC
  • $120,986.67 - 165,270.00 / Year *
  • 16874 Pine Forest Ln
  • Houston, TX 77084
  • Full-Time
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HX5 is an award-winning provider of technical services to clients such as NASA, Department of Defense and Army Corp of Engineers. Founded in 2004, HX5 is a fast growing, woman-owned company with over 500 employees located nationwide. We are currently seeking a Safety Engineer for our Houston, Texas location. The Safety Engineer you will: Ensure compliance with Occupational Safety and Health Association (OSHA), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA), Johnson Space Center (JSC), and State and local requirements. Act as a mentor to management and employees for the implementation of the JETS Safety Program. Assist in procedure development and review technical documents to ensure compliance with safety requirements. Conduct audits and walk-throughs to ensure organizational compliance with safety program. Provide guidance to operations to ensure safe and environmentally responsible work practices are implemented. Identify and communicate hazards, causes and effects as they apply to the industrial, aerospace test environment. Develop hazard controls and verifications to mitigate identified hazards. Independently analyze and make recommendations for system design, equipment and procedures to control or eliminate hazards. Create hazard analysis products for facility systems used in support of flight hardware fabrication and testing using various analytical techniques to include System Hazard Analysis and Failure Modes and Effects Analysis. Assist in the creation Job Hazard Analysis for tasks performed in laboratories, manufacturing facilities and test facilities. Conduct safety and environmental health related training and design new training classes as needed. Develop test safety documents and perform hazard analysis as it pertains to facility safety. Participate in test and facility readiness reviews as a subject matter expert. Research procure and train employees in the use of personal protective equipment required to mitigate identified workplace hazards. Perform incident investigations to identify root cause and corrective actions. Provide reports and briefings to management. Provide program management responsibilities for all safety related programs and initiatives. Perform ergonomic assessments for field and office work environments. Manage and coordinate environmental requirements for workplace exposures. Perform other duties as required. Required Education/Experience/Skills: BS degree from an accredited engineering school and five (5) years of related engineering experience, or a MS degree from an accredited engineering school and four (4) years of related engineering experience, or Ph.D. from an accredited engineering school. Must have at least two (2) years of direct safety experience. Must have excellent communication and presentation skills. Working knowledge of OSHA regulations. Proficiency with MS office required Preferences: Prefer ABET accredited bachelors degree in Occupational Safety and Health, Industrial Hygiene, Safety Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or Mechanical Engineering and at least two (2) years of direct safety experience. Direct experience with Incident & Injury Free and Behavior-Based Safety techniques desired. MS degree in area of specialty is preferred. Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) certification is preferred. Must successfully complete a U.S. government background investigation. HX5 offers a competitive salary and benefits package to include: Medical/dental/vision insurance 401(k) plan with company match Paid holidays Accrued Paid Time Off HX5, LLC is an equal opportunity (M/F/D/V) and a Drug Free Workplace employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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