Sr. Specialist Health & Safety – American Water

Posted: Feb 28, 2019

Sr. Specialist Health & Safety – American Water

Merrick, NY

Founded in 1886, American Water is the largest and most geographically diverse publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company. With headquarters in Camden, NJ, the company employs over 7,000 dedicated professionals who provide regulated and market-based drinking water, wastewater and other related services to an estimated 15 million people in 46 states and Ontario, Canada.  To learn more about American Water and additional career opportunities, visit

Primary Role

Assist in the areas of safety & health claims administration, insurance services and loss control. Recommend, develop and implement appropriate programs and activities that enhance the safety and health of Company employees, as well as minimize the Company’s exposure to loss.

Key Accountabilities

 Develop and implement (including delivery of) educational training programs and activities that help develop and improve the safety process within the company and to ensure compliance with federal state and local regulations.

 Develop and implement the use of regulatory compliance programs, including investigating new technologies, providing professional review and recommendations for the purchase of tools,materials and equipment that will enhance safety performance throughout the organization.

 Conducts safety audits and inspections to identify hazards and deficiencies that expose the company to loss or failure to comply with regulatory requirements Compile, analyze, and interpret data related to safety training and performance to measure the effectiveness of existing programs.

 Provide assistance and expertise in accident/claim investigation and claims management, when required, and make recommendations to prevent reoccurrences.

Knowledge / Skills

 Knowledge of Company Risk Management Policies and Procedures.

  Knowledge of federal, state and local regulations applicable to safety and health field.

 Working knowledge of the various functional areas and their role in the organization, including operating procedures of the Company

 Working knowledge of federal, state and local regulations, as well as a working knowledge of the various functional areas of a water utility, so as to develop and implement appropriate risk management activities associated with departmental goals.

  Demonstrated understanding of a water utility operation, knowledge, of and ability to, integrate regulatory requirements into the training and development of all operating unit employees

Experience / Education

 Minimum 5 years experience in safety/loss control in a related industry or municipal operation.

 Associate level degree required in a related field, i.e safety/loss control.

 Bachelor’s level degree preferred

Travel Requirements

 Primarily limited to with Region.

 Some overnight travel may be required.

 Must be flexible.

To apply, please visit our website at, requisition # 95962


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American Water is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and prohibits employment discrimination for employees and applicants based on his or her age, race, color, pregnancy, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status, citizenship, or because he or she is an individual with a disability, protected veteran or other status protected by federal, state, and local laws.

Driver Trainer – Part Time – Riverhead Building Supply

Posted: Feb 14, 2019

Since 1948, Riverhead Building Supply has been the supplier of choice for quality-conscious builders, retail clients, architects & contractors throughout Long Island, the New York Metropolitan and New England areas. We are the employer of choice for customer-focused, team-oriented employees. Riverhead Building Supply is helping individuals in our community to build rewarding careers. At RBS we pride ourselves in the ability to offer individuals the opportunity and tools for personal success. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer that respects the worth and dignity of each individual. We offer comprehensive compensation and benefit plans.

Driver Trainer – Part time

Seeking an enthusiastic, proactive, experienced driver trainer to develop employee’s skills and abilities. Lessons focused on safety and obtaining or upgrading their CDL license. The Instructor will deliver the appropriate instructional and hands on training programs that comply with company policy and regulatory agency standards.


Strong training skills, utilizing diverse methodology.

Flexible Schedule and ability to travel.

Excellent communication and record keeping skills.

Comprehensive knowledge of regulatory guidelines, equipment and compliance.

CDL Class A and 5 or more years of Driving or equivalent experience.

Bilingual a plus

Apply here: RBS Careers  

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To review the job posting or to apply, please go to SBSH Associate Radiation Safety Officer – 1803503