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List of current job postings (scroll down to view details)

  • Consulting Safety Officer, Safety Partners, Inc., Cambridge, MA (posted 12 May 2022)
  • Manager Research Lab Safety Program, Mass Ear and Eye, Boston, MA (posted 08 April 2022)
  • Environmental Health & Safety Consultant, Triumvirate, Somerville, MA (posted 18 March 2022)
  • Associate Director, EHS Biosafety Officer, Broad Institute, Cambridge, MA (posted 2 Mar 2022)
  • Associate Director and Biosafety Officer, Boston University, Boston, MA (posted 17 Feb 2022)
  • Biosafety Officer, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA (posted 07 Feb 2022)
  • Biological Safety Officer, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington CT (posted 03 Jan 2022)

Consulting Safety Officer, Safety Partners, Inc. , Cambridge, MA

posted 12 May 2022

As a Consulting Safety Officer (CSO) you will have the continual opportunity to create, implement, and maintain EHS programs for our growing list of life science and high-tech clients. Most of your time will be spent with clients at their locations developing and implementing customized programs in hazard communication, biosafety, chemical safety, emergency preparedness, radiation safety, and facilities safety. You will have a significant opportunity to interact with visionaries, researchers, and senior management at leading firms in a fast-paced, highly varied environment. Being comfortable working with all different types of people in different corporate cultures is essential!

We take pride in our staff having a strong science background. Being able to speak peer-to-peer is critical to our clients. As former scientists with a continual passion for learning our consultants understand what EHS policies and procedures can mean to experiments, timelines, and new products and procedures.

If you are self-motivated, adaptable, willing to constantly learn, and want to be an “expert generalist” in EHS for life sciences, come join us!

See the full description and apply here:

Or forward your resume to David Yahoodik, Talent Acquisition Manager:

Manager Research Lab Safety Program, Mass Ear and Eye, Boston, MA

Mass Ear and Eye is seeking a Manager to direct and implement the Mass. Eye and Ear’s laboratory safety program, including chemical hygiene, biosafety, hazardous waste management, general safety, etc. for research laboratories at the various sites of the organization to ensure compliance with local, state, and federal health and safety codes and regulations. Manager is an active member of the Institutional Biosafety Committee, and Animal Care and Use Committees. The position is the designated primary contact for federal and state regulatory agencies concerned with laboratory safety. Seeks out and interacts with related department leadership, e.g. Employee Health, Security, etc. as needed to develop a robust program and ensure compliance with the research safety program.

Interested Candidates may apply online through

Environmental Health & Safety Consultant, Triumvirate Environmental, Somerville, MA

Triumvirate Environmental is seeking an experienced Environmental Health & Safety Consultant to lead short- and long-term consulting and staff augmentation engagements nationally.  This individual will have a strong understanding of operational EH&S concepts, issues, and challenges and will be able to identify unmet issues and opportunities with resolutions, for current and new clients while ensuring to the highest level of satisfaction.  The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 10 years of experience working in an EH&S capacity, that includes experience working in a professional services group leading project and consulting teams.  This position reports to an EH&S Managing Director. 


The full description can be found here:

Environmental Health & Safety Consultant - Director level in Somerville, Massachusetts | Careers at Corporate, Somerville, MA 02143 (

Interested candidates can apply through our website or may forward resume to


The Broad Institute Associate Director, EHS Biosafety Officer will manage the Broad’s biosafety program, including the biosafety program for Broad’s BSL3 laboratory.   Provides technical expertise, program development, coordination, management in areas of  biological safety and risk assessment, industrial hygiene, OSHA compliance, and other EHS-related disciplines related to labs and office space and personnel. Works proactively and effectively with other EHS and Facilities staff to recognize and address occupational health and safety needs.    Works closely with the EHS team, scientists and others to assess, develop and update processes and training for safe use of hazardous biological agents, samples, toxins, and waste.

For full job description and to apply:

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR & BIOSAFETY OFFICER, Research Compliance, Research Safety, Boston University, Boston, MA

The Boston University (BU) Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Office provides leadership in safety, technical guidance, emergency response support, training, and compliance for all laboratories at Boston University (BU) and Boston Medical Center (BMC). This position serves as a Biological Safety Officer (BSO)/ Associate Director. The BSO/ Associate Director reports and works with the Research Safety Director to ensure activities related to the use of biological materials including recombinant and synthetic DNA in laboratories are performed safely and in compliance with applicable regulations, standards, policies and procedures, and best practices. The BSO/ Associate Director develops and implements policies and procedures, tools, and guidance to help ensure the safety, stewardship and compliance in the use of biological materials and laboratory safety. The position also manages and supervises safety specialists that are responsible for the oversight and verification of laboratory safety and compliance.

Please contact Ron Morales, Director of Research Safety at for more questions.

Biosafety Officer, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 

posted 07 Feb 2022

The Biosafety Officer is responsible for supporting the implementation of the Harvard University Biosafety and Laboratory Safety Programs at the Cambridge and Allston campuses in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts.  This position is under the supervision of the Director of Laboratory Safety & Biosafety and will perform duties in Biosafety and Laboratory Safety in a multi-disciplinary Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) environment with strong emphasis on research laboratory safety (biological and chemical safety, occupational safety & health, industrial hygiene and radiation protection).  The primary purpose of this position is to provide services directly to the clients through field consultations, technical assistance, inspections, training, protocol review, data collection and analysis.  This position also provides emergency response support on a team rotation basis.  As a member of the EH&S team, this person works together with the Laboratory Safety staff to assist with the development of university-wide biosafety and lab safety programs. 

To view job description and apply:

Biological Safety Officer, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT

posted 24 January 2022

The Biological Safety Officer works under the general direction of the Director of Environmental Health and Safety, and is responsible to promote biosafety programs in compliance with the various published laws, regulatory agencies and standards impacting biological safety in the work place; coordinates the Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) and actively participates on relevant University committees (such as Animal Care Committee (ACC)), Institutional Review Board (IRB and IBC) and serves as a permanent member as required; consults with principal investigators on biosafety issues and advises on compliance issues; develops and provides training to groups within UCHC such as researchers, CLAC staff, graduate students, users of select agents, etc.; keeps community informed on issues supporting biosafety; serves as a consultant to researchers and advises on issues of assessing and controlling biohazards, design and management of facilities involved in hazardous experimentation, federal permits issues involving shipping and receipt of hazardous biological materials, etc.; reviews and/or oversees the review or writing of safety protocols; conducts health and safety inspections/audits of facilities/labs to evaluate compliance status, prepares written reports on findings and conducts follow-up activities to ensure that deficiencies are corrected; coordinates the registration of UCHC laboratories involving Biological Safety Level (BSL)-2 and BSL-3; designs and coordinates the development and implementation of computer systems to streamline compliance activities for researchers; responds to researchers’ requests for assistance involving indoor air quality, hazardous materials, spills and other issues; serves as the liaison to internal departments and outside agencies; and writes assurance letters to granting institutions; maintains a level of professional knowledge current with new developments in biological safety; performs other related duties as required.

Follow this link to the Health Center’s Career Opportunities page and search “Biosafety” to see the job description and instructions to apply

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