Hospital Safety Officer - Tacoma, Washington United States - 20090

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 20090
Title: Hospital Safety Officer
Job Location: Tacoma, Washington - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $70,000.00 - $85,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Regional
Prefers Ties to the Pacific Northwest but open
Relocation Paid?: NO

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


We are recruiting a Hospital Safety Officer for a for profit healthcare system located 20 minutes from Tacoma and 30 minutes from Seattle.

MUST HAVE HOSPITAL EXPERIENCE

Enjoy the amenities of the Puget Sound area!

 Salary- $68,723 - $83,803 

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are recruiting a Hospital Safety Officer for a for profit healthcare system.  

MUST HAVE HOSPITAL HEALTHCARE EXPERIENCE

The Safety Officer will report to the Executive Director of Facility Management.

The Hospital Safety Officer will  ensure a safe work/care  environment is met in accordance with National/State/Local rules and regulations,

and in compliance with accreditation/licensure standards at all times.

* Employs the risk management program designed to identify, prevent and minimize risk, and stops work in the event of immediate threat to life and safety at the assigned business unit. 

*Conducts daily walkthroughs of facilities, investigates safety hazards, prepares reports, makes recommendations to correct safety hazards and monitors status of deficiencies noted for operational leadership. 

*Works closely with all levels of staff and management, government regulatory agencies, local emergency agencies, and Safety and other hospital contractors in exercise of duties.  JCAHO CMS, DOH, EMS, etc.

QUALIFICATIONS

Requirements

MUST HAVE HOSPITAL EXPERIENCE

Bachelor’s Degree in Safety or other related field or five (5) years of healthcare safety experience

Certification in Industrial/Occupational Safety

Valid Washington State Drivers License

Capable of successful completion of  Hazardous Materials/Waste Management Operations

HAZWOPER Technician Level within 6 months of employment

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree