UNIVERSITY OF IOWA Associate Biosafety Officer in IOWA CITY, Iowa

Office of the Vice President for ResearchENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH AND SAFETY OFFICEClassification: Safety Compliance SpecialistJob Code: PHD3Pay Grade: 5AType of Position: RegularPercent Time: 100%Location: Iowa CityAssociate Biosafety OfficerTo serve as the University's Associate Biosafety Officer by assisting with the administration and management of the comprehensive institutional biosafety program directed toward promoting the health and safety of employees and regulatory compliance of the institution in regard to research projects involving human and animal pathogens, biological toxins, select agents, recombinant DNA, and shipping biological materials.About the Environmental Health and Safety OfficeThe Environmental Health & Safety Office (EHS) provides services intended to promote health and safety at the University of Iowa. We offer a variety of services in the areas of Biological, Chemical, Occupational and Radiation safety, and select Environmental programs. Some of the direct services that we offer include chemical and radiation exposure monitoring, worksite hazard evaluations, workplace safety surveys, safety equipment selection, safety program reviews, safety training, and disposal of hazardous chemical, radioactive and infectious waste. Consultative services include regulatory compliance assistance program