WellStar Health Systems Safety Officer- Life Safety/Environment of Care/Emergency Preparedness in marietta, Georgia

Overview

At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

Responsibilities

WellStar Windy Hill Hospital and the East Cobb Health Park are currently seeking a Safery Officer.

Functions under appropriate department director/executive director to execute all safety aspects for entities of WellStar. Supports and participates in the Process Improvement Program as it relates to managing the

environment of care. Responsible for Emergency Management Program.

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education : High school graduate. Prefer degree in public safety, industrial safety, fire science or

related fields.

Required Minimum Certification : Emergency Management Healthcare Professional (EMHP) to be completed in first

12 months of employment.

Required Minimum Experience : At least four years of experience, including functional to extensive knowledge of

emergency preparedness/incident response or hazardous materials handling, OSHA regulations, JCAHO standards

and Life Safety Codes. Must be familiar with FDA’s Safe Medical Device Act (SMDA) and American’s with

Disabilities Act.

Required Minimum Skills : Must be self-motivator, capable of performing without close supervision and have ability to

interact with all levels of the healthcare system. Must be organized, professional, and courteous, and able to handle

assignments with a high degree of accuracy and timeliness. Must be able to work effectively under stress and time

deadlines. Must maintain confidentiality of all information.

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Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

Department Safety Officer- Life Safety/Environment of Care/Emergency Preparedness

Facility WellStar Windy Hill Hospital

Category Facility, Environmental, and Nutrition & Food Services

City Marietta

Shift Days

State Georgia