Employment Opportunities


Safety, Health and Environmental Technologist

Scranton, Pennsylvania

Posted:  November 21, 2016

Cocciardi and Associates, Inc. is soliciting resumes for the position of Safety, Health and Environmental Technologist in the Scranton, Pennsylvania office.  This is an entry level position.  The successful candidate will possess an appropriate college degree or equivalent work experience in the fields of occupational safety, industrial hygiene or environmental protection/pollution prevention. Individuals with experience in SAFETY AND HEALTH TRAINING will be well qualified for this position.

This individual will perform surveys and monitoring utilizing industrial hygiene equipment, assess compliance with health, safety and environmental laws and regulations, as well as life safety codes and calibrate, inspect and maintain safety-related equipment, and present related concepts in a classroom situation.  The successful candidate will be capable of wearing personal protective equipment, including respiratory protection, and must successfully complete a post-offer physical.  The technologist may perform the duties of a site safety and health officer at industrial or hazardous substance release or remediation sites, or other emergency response events.  This individual will present safety and health training components of the Cocciardi curriculum. Work is reviewed by Supervisors through reports, meetings, performance evaluations, and client's evaluation formats, on a routine (e.g. daily) basis.  The position involves travel to client locations, and a valid driver’s license is required.

This position is covered by the Fair Labor Standards Act with initial compensation set at $18.03/hour - $22.01/hour ($37,502.40 - $45,780.82/year); hours worked over 40 hours per week are paid at time and a half rate.  Overnight travel is required.

The company offers an exceptional benefit package with employment including a comprehensive health care package, 401(k) retirement plan and professional development opportunities.

Interested individuals should submit a letter of interest and a resume to:  employment@cocciardi.com.  Applications will be received until an acceptable candidate is identified.  Interviews will be scheduled upon receipt of resumes documenting acceptable credentials.

For additional information concerning this position, contact Michael Baltrusaitis at (570) 291-0030 ext. 103.