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. 

Safety, Health and Environmental Technologist

Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania - Posted: March 18, 2015

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

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.  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 Lynn Stutzman at (717) 766-4500 ext. 3021.

 

   Process/Chemical Engineer: Fire Protection Specialty – Posted March 2, 2015

 

Cocciardi and Associates, Inc. is soliciting resumes for the position of Process/Chemical Engineer, with a specialty in Fire Protection practices.  This is an entry level position with flexible work location(s); however, many office activities will occur in either Harrisburg or Scranton, Pennsylvania.  Approximately 30% travel to client locations occurs.  The successful candidate will possess an appropriate technical college degree.  Prior work experience or education in the fields of chemical or process engineering including the development of facility fire protection plans and programs is required.  A highly qualified candidate will have experience or education in fire protection engineering.

 

This individual will perform a variety of engineering/technical services, including equipment and specifications review, process safety and risk management planning, development of facility fire protection plans and programs, spill plan preparation or permit activities.  This individual may facilitate/coordinate Process Hazard Analysis of client systems per the OSHA Process Safety Management (PSM) and EPA Risk Management Plan (RMP) regulations.  The individual will develop, and use consequence and case scenario evaluations using software supplied.  Interface with regulators and first responders will occur.  A highly qualified candidate will have experience in fire protection engineering (e.g. developing water supply requirements for site fire protection needs or heat transfer analysis).

 

In addition to a degree, work experience may demonstrate the candidate’s ability to perform technical studies of operations or equipment and use computer modeling to characterize and/or compile data and information.  Individuals must possess a background in the chemical/physical sciences, in addition to fire protection experience.  Those who have worked with/at process safety locations where process safety analysis or consequence planning has occurred are encouraged to apply.


The successful candidate will be capable of utilizing personal protective equipment and must pass an employment physical including a drug screen.  A valid driver’s license is required.

 

Work occurs independently and is reviewed by a Supervisor through reports, meetings, performance evaluations and client feedback.

 

This is an exempt position under the Fair Labor Standards Act with an initial salary range of $46,500.00 - $60,000.00/year.

 

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, resume and salary requirements to:  employment@cocciardi.com.  Applications will be received until an acceptable candidate is identified.  Interviews will be scheduled during March/April 2015.  An initial phone interview is anticipated prior to a personal interview, which will occur in Pennsylvania.

 

For additional information concerning this position, contact Elizabeth Russell, ASP at (717) 319-3182.