EMPLOYMENT

Employment Opportunities

Cocciardi and Associates, Inc. is a full service Safety, Health, Environmental Protection and Emergency Management consulting and engineering firm, with multiple locations in Pennsylvania. The company offers an exceptional benefit package, including a 401(k) retirement plan.    

 

Employment Opportunity:  Public Health and Safety Professional:

Emergency Management Planner (Part Time)

Posted:  October 1, 2014

 

Cocciardi and Associates, Inc. is a full service Safety, Health, Environmental Protection and Emergency Management consulting and engineering firm, with multiple locations in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

 

The company is currently soliciting CV/resumes for an emergency management planner in its Public Health and Safety Division to manage programs related to homeland security.  Typical weeks are anticipated at 16-24 hours with routine travel in eastern Pennsylvania.

 

Interested individuals should submit a letter of interest and CV/resume to employment@cocciardi.com.  Applications will be received until an acceptable candidate is identified.  Writing samples and documentation of qualifications will be requested of candidates who meet minimum qualifications.

 

The anticipated job start date for this position is the fourth (4th) quarter of 2014.  Successful candidates must pass an employment physical examination documenting abilities to perform essential job tasks.  This includes a drug screen.  A valid driver’s license is required for this position.  United States (US) citizenship is required.

 

For additional information concerning this employment advertisement, contact Rocco DiPietro at (570) 291-0030 ext 104, or rdipietro@cocciardi.com.

 

Position Description:  Public Health and Safety Professional:

Emergency Management Planner

(Salary Range $40.00/hour)

 

This position will develop and manage projects of a homeland security nature for a multi-county Task Force which provides both funding and programmatic direction for regional homeland security response assets.  This manager may supervise local planners or committees.  The individual must be knowledgeable and certified in the National Incident Management System, as well as US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) training and exercise programs. 


Individuals with specialized emergency preparedness skills and experience, as well as project or business management of large activities are optimal candidates.  Current work activities occur in both the public and private sectors (e.g. health care) and include a variety of users of Public Health and Public Safety services.  Familiarity with the US Department of Homeland Security/Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency grant system or similar federal/state pass thru grant processes is desired.

 

Individuals seeking this position must be excellent verbal communicators and possess above average written communications, computer and documentation skills.  The selected individual will have a minimum of seven years documented experience in the field, a Bachelor’s Degree in a related field from an accredited educational institution and/or professional certification or an advanced degree.  Appropriate degrees are technically bounded, and include both the management and science fields.  An advanced degree may replace qualifying experience on a year for year basis or replace required professional certifications.

 

 

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Employment Opportunity:  Public Health and Safety Professional

Posted:  October 1, 2014

 

Cocciardi and Associates, Inc. is a full service Safety, Health, Environmental Protection and Emergency Management consulting and engineering firm, with multiple locations in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

 

The company is currently soliciting CV/resumes for a Public Health and Safety Professional to be associated with an office location in Harrisburg, Scranton or State College, Pennsylvania.  This is an exempt position under the Fair Labor Standards Act.  The company offers an exceptional benefit package with employment, including a comprehensive healthcare package, Safe Harbor Retirement Plan and professional development opportunities.

 

Interested individuals should submit a letter of interest and CV/resume with salary history to employment@cocciardi.com.  Applications will be received until an acceptable candidate is identified.  A telephone interview may initially be held with candidates who meet minimum requirements.  Subsequently, writing samples may be requested and an interview with the hiring team will be arranged. 

 

The anticipated job start date for this position is the fourth (4th) quarter of 2014.  Successful candidates must pass an employment physical examination documenting abilities to perform essential job tasks.  This includes a drug screen.  A valid driver’s license is required for this position.  Typical work weeks exceed 40 hours, and travel is required.

 

For additional information concerning this employment advertisement, contact Rocco DiPietro at (570) 291-0030 ext 104, or rdipietro@cocciardi.com.

 

Position Description:  Public Health and Safety Professional

                                  (Salary Range $60,000.00-$68,500.00, DOQ)

 

This position will develop and manage projects and supervise others to complete Public Health and Safety projects such as the development of emergency response and recovery plans, training and education provision within the Public Health and Public Safety service disciplines, exercising of existing client emergency and contingency plans and provision of evaluations and reviews for clients in compliance with national standards and best practices.  The individual must be knowledgeable and certified in the National Incident Management System. 


Individuals with specialized emergency preparedness skills and experience, as well as project or business management of large activities are optimal candidates.  Current work activities occur in both the public and private sectors, including the variety of users of Public Health and Public Safety services (e.g. Healthcare Facilities and Systems).

 

Individuals seeking this position must be excellent verbal communicators and possess above average written communications, computer project management and documentation skills.  The selected individual will have a minimum of seven years documented full time experience in the field (including supervisory experience), a Bachelor’s Degree in a related field from an accredited university and professional certification or recognition.  Appropriate degrees are technically bounded, and include both the management and science fields.  Applicable advanced degrees may be used for qualifying experience on a year for year basis or replace required professional certifications.


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Safety, Health and Environmental Technologist

Mechanicsburg or Scranton, Pennsylvania

Posted:  October 10, 2014

 

Cocciardi and Associates, Inc. is soliciting resumes for the position of Safety, Health and Environmental Technologist for its Mechanicsburg or Scranton, Pennsylvania offices.  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. 

 

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.  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 $16.78/hour - $20.85/hour ($34,902.40 - $43,368.00/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.  Candidates should identify work location availability (Mechanicsburg, Scranton or either location).  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 Randi Young at (717) 766-4500 ext. 3022.

 

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Administrative Assistant, Mechanicsburg, PA

[Posted October 17, 2014]

Cocciardi and Associates, Inc. (Cocciardi) is a full service Safety, Health, Environmental Protection and Emergency Management consulting firm.  The organization is currently accepting applications for the position of Administrative Assistant (pay range:  $15.25 is the anticipated starting salary for this position dependent upon qualifications).  An excellent, fully employer paid benefits package, including healthcare and 401(k) retirement package, accompanies any offer of employment.  A minimum of 5 years appropriate experience or a combination of experience and education will qualify individuals for this position.  Individuals with advanced education in the administrative area will be considered well qualified.  Individuals with educational system, business management, or Information Technology (IT) experience will receive preference as this individual will be assigned key projects in these areas.

 

Key tasks associated with this position include:

 

  1. Performance/processing, as a clerical assistant of reports/correspondence, and bids for a section of the company.  Clerical skills, as well as proficiency in written communication are essential to perform this task well.

     

  2. Understanding of computer based IT systems, and maintenance of contracts and services to ensure continuous operations.  Knowledge of computer systems and programs is essential to perform this task well.

     

  3. Management of support services for a technology rich training program, including the development and implementation of IT services to support the Cocciardi trainers.  Key organizational skills are essential to perform this activity well.

     

  4. Understanding of basic business processes (this individual may support business functions performed by others within the company).  Basic arithmetic skills are essential to perform this task in an optimal manner.

     

Interested individuals should submit a letter of interest and a resume to:  employment@cocciardi.com.

 

Applications will be accepted and interviews initiated until an acceptable candidate is identified.  For additional information concerning this position, contact Randi Young at (717) 766-4500 ext. 3022.