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Occupational Health and Safety • Industrial Hygiene
Innovative and resourceful professional with a demonstrated record of achievement in diverse areas of industrial hygiene and health and safety.
Proven success in developing well-organized reports and health and safety presentations. Accomplished professional with the ability to collaborate effectively with all members of the organization to achieve maximum safety standards.
Transportation Specialist – Preflight Parking, RDU, Raleigh, NC (2007-2013)
Duties are to provide safe and efficient transportation of customers to and from an off-airport parking facility and the airport terminals. Provide optimal service in greeting customers, explaining the shuttle services that are provided, and responding to customer needs in a professional and courteous manner. Communicate with dispatchers, drivers and other employees using a two way radio system to communicate routes, announcing arrivals, coordinating pickup of customers and handling any other vehicle or customer issues that may arise. Conduct pre/post trip inspection of the shuttles at the beginning and end of each shift to ensure safe and sound operating conditions.
CIIT Centers for Health Sciences • Research Triangle P ark, NC (1997-2004)
CIIT Centers for Health Research is a not-for-profit toxicology research institute dedicated to providing an improved scientific basis for understanding and assessing the potential adverse effects of chemicals, pharmaceuticals, and consumer products on human health.
Health and Safety Specialist(1997-2004)
Monitoring and inspection of radioactive materials in a laboratory environment, industrial hygiene monitoring and recordkeeping, and hazardous waste management duties. Tracking of chemical use with barcoded system from “cradle to grave”. Barcoding system initiated and maintained during tenure in position; laboratory inspections maintaining safety of employees in compliance with federal, state, and local regulations.
Initiated new procedure managing broken mercury thermometers reducing time required for hazardous clean ups and reducing the cost of replacing with more expensive equipment.
Conducted training on new radiation swipe techniques eliminating cross-contamination of equipment and materials in the laboratory.
Developed procedure centralizing filing of all radiation laboratory inspections.
Managed and coordinated the environmental, health & safety program.
Identified trends and established new and creative ways to reduce injuries
Performed ergonomic evaluations and developed new and improved techniques for issues in this area.
Provided training and guidance on all EH&S programs to include BloodBorne Pathogens, Hearing Conservation, Machine Guarding, PPE, and HazCom.
Managed Hazardous/Bio-Hazardous waste and general recycling programs.
Initiated “green” alternative to disposal where possible in all waste streams
Maintained company chemical inventory and MSDS files.
Conducted job assessments, focusing on unsafe conditions and unsafe work behaviors; ensures appropriate action is taken to correct deficiencies.
Participated in OSHA inspections and procedures; investigated, prepared and forwarded reports as appropriate
Maintained records on recordable, lost time, and first aid accidents and prepared appropriate reports.
Responsible for periodic review of policies, programs, and metrics ensuring alignment with company strategies.
Health and Safety Technician (1990 – 1997)
Managed all aspects of waste and storage collection, incineration of waste, customer service, laboratory inspections, clean up of chemical spills and recycling of ethanol, xylene, and formaldehyde; recordkeeping, laboratory inspections, and chemical inventory.
Reorganized and implemented new procedures for incineration of hazardous waste.
Procedure was viewed as a cost savings in fuel and staff resources.
Education & Training
Bachelor of Science, Environmental Sciences, North Carolina Central University
Certifications: Occupational Health and Safety Technologists
Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint); Health and Safety Specialist
Manage confidential information
Effective investigational skills