Intevac was founded in 1991 and has two businesses: Thin-film Equipment and Photonics.
In our Thin-film Equipment business, we are a leader in the design and development of high-productivity, thin-film processing systems. Our production-proven platforms are designed for high-volume manufacturing of substrates with precise thin film properties, such as the hard drive media, display cover panel, and solar photovoltaic markets we serve currently.
In our Photonics business, we are a recognized leading developer of advanced high-sensitivity digital sensors, cameras and systems that primarily serve the defense industry. We are the provider of integrated digital imaging systems for most U.S. military night vision programs.
Intevac is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Under direction of the EH&S Manager, in support of the company’s commitment to EH&S and operational excellence, the EH&S Engineer we seek will be responsible for:
Supporting the development of a safety minded working culture with a mind-set focused on accident prevention.
Implementing and monitoring performance of established environmental, health and safety programs.
Supporting on-going compliance efforts with federal, state, and local regulations.
Developing and maintaining environmental, health and safety subject matter expertise in state and federal OSHA and environmental regulations and in company standards.
Reviewing processes, assisting in regulation interpretation, analyzing trends, and refering issues to management, as appropriate, for effective and timely resolution.
Serving as an active member of the site Emergency Response Team.
Evaluating workplace EH&S conditions, conducting investigations of all accidents and near misses, and implementing programs and hazard control practices to reduce risk.
Conducting ergonomic assessments for: new hires, after ergonomic related injury and upon employee request.
Coordinating EH&S service vendor programs related to crane and hoist testing, fume hood certification, toxic gas monitoring calibration, safety glasses, first aid stations and safety shower & eyewash equipment maintenance.
Coordinating employee medical monitoring programs and support company wellness programs.
Responding to employee EH&S concerns.
Administrative tasks, which include: maintaining safety, environmental, hazardous waste and training records; tracking and ensuring compliance with safety and environmental reporting, permitting and registrations; updating and maintaining the on-line safety portal and SDS system; ordering EH&S and ERT supplies; and managing the on-line safety training program.
Providing support to the Facilities organization in the effective management of hazardous wastes and the efficient operation of wastewater treatment systems.
Bachelor’s degree in Safety or Environmental Sciences or related discipline
2 to 3 years’ experience in manufacturing environment
Excellent communication skills, detail oriented and strong follow up skills.
Computer and software skills with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint).
Must be able to work both independently and as a team member.
Must be able to handle multiple tasks and set priorities accordingly.
Position requires U.S. Person (U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident) due to ITAR regulations