Senior Environmental Health and Safety Professional

Leidos - Richmond, VA

Full-time | Contract
Job #: R-00008282
Location: Richmond, VA
Category: Safety
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 75% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:
No two career paths will ever look the same. At Leidos, we know the most talented and diverse IT and engineering professionals will always have a multitude of career choices; your time at Leidos will be a wise investment in your career and in yourself. We welcome your perspective and ideas, in order to foster collaboration and deliver world-class solutions.

We look for solutions that not only transform businesses, but change the world.

Our Civil business is helping to modernize and manage infrastructure, systems and controls, and cybersecurity for civilian agencies and commercial clients around the globe. With core competencies in information technology, energy and environment, complex logistics, and specialized engineering, we solve technical challenges and implement newfound efficiencies on a number of programs including those that:

Power homes and businesses
Guide air traffic
Streamline tax returns
Protect digital footprints
Contain environmental incidents
Heighten port security
Enable scientific discovery

Protect yourself and your family, with the benefits of working for a world-class employer.

When you join Leidos, you join a Fortune 500 company and one of Ethisphere Institute's "World's Most Ethical Companies"

Leidos...We strive to make the complex clear

The Leidos Civil Group is seeking a dynamic Senior Environmental, Health & Safety Professional to join the National Airspace System Integration Support Contract (NISC III) team.

The position will be supporting the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) Eastern Service Area (ESA) NISC support team with the goal of providing outstanding customer service to the FAA.

Primary Responsibilities:
The selected candidate will be a subject matter expert in the Environmental Occupational Health and Safety field.

This will include previous experience in the following:
  • Classroom safety training
  • Air quality, asbestos, water, pcb & lead sampling
  • Radiation testing
  • Chemical inventories
  • EPCRA reporting
  • Fall protection/climbing safety
  • Fire life safety inspections and fire extinguisher training
  • Confined space entry
The chosen candidate will have experience in writing reports with strict reporting deadlines. This includes extensive experience reading analytical reports from both water, lead, pcb & asbestos laboratories and being able to identify exceedances in those reports. The selected candidate will also have experience climbing towers and/or be capable of receiving and giving fall protection training as well as completing tower safety inspections. The selected candidate must have excellent customer service skills necessary to interact with senior level management and internal and external customers, as well as foster an environment of cooperation between different departments and co-workers. The chosen applicant must be a self-starter, able to work independently and with minimum supervision. This is a full time position that requires up to 75 percent travel. Candidate must also have a reliable vehicle.

Typically requires BS 4-8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2-6 years of prior relevant experience.

Basic Qualifications:
Requires Bachelor's degree and 5-8 years of environmental, health and safety experience.

Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) and Microsoft Project.

Must be able to work, manage and maintain information stored in a Knowledge Sharing Network (KSN)/SharePoint site(s).

Ability to obtain Public Trust Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:
Master Degree in Safety or Environmental Science or Environmental Engineering
Certified Safety Professional
Certified Hazardous Materials Manager
Licensed Industrial Hygienist


Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.