Environmental Health and Safety Specialist

Lakeland, FL
Operations – Operations
Full-time
"Best Places to Work 2019" -SF Business Times


We are looking for an Environmental Health and Safety Specialist to join our expanding team in Lakeland, FL.  This role will ensure safety and compliance for Molekule’s manufacturing plant in Lakeland, research lab in Tampa, and home office in San Francisco.  In addition, the position will proactively build on EH&S infrastructure to keep pace with business growth at Molekule.

Whats in it for you:

    • Career Growth: progress and learn, stability, career development/path 
    • Work Environment: autonomy, ownership, recognition of achievements, life-work balance(see what we did there), challenges
    • Culture: transparency of goals and plans, support, collaboration, trust, community, passion, growth mindset 
    • Benefits: time off, no cost family health insurance, matching 401K, flexibility (ie: work day start and end times, occasional work from home) 
    • Compensation: fairness, timeliness, compensation system  

What you will own:

    • Develops, implements, and monitors company environmental safety programs and policies to ensure compliance with federal, state, and local environmental, health, and safety regulations
    • Maintains safety equipment inventory 
    • Documents SOP's relating to safe use and preventative maintenance of machinery to eliminate mechanical, electrical, and fire safety hazards 
    • Performs periodic safety inspections, monitors hazardous waste removal vendors, and may assist in consolidating hazardous wastes (chemical, discharged water treatment, air exhaust)
    • Recommends corrective action where environmental health and safety hazards exist
    • Interacting with a variety of departments, conducts training in emergency response and hazardous material handling
    • Monitors environmental compliance and maintains liaison with appropriate regulatory agencies (Florida DEP, OSHA, local city water disposal, fire protection departments)
    • Responsible for industrial hygiene, life safety, and ergonomic compliance-related activities
    • Monitors industrial health compliance  

What you bring to the team:

    • 5+ years EH&S experience in a manufacturing environment
    • Ability to interpret regulations to ensure compliance specifically for production of materials
    • Experience handling and disposing hazardous materials
    • Background in industrial hygiene and ergonomics 
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

What else you could bring :

    • EH&S in a laboratory or research setting
We are Molekule and we’re changing air purification. Molekule uses 20 years of breakthrough science to completely destroy airborne pollutants, leaving nothing but pure, clean air. Our mission isn’t just making air purifiers, but clean the air everywhere. It’s a lofty goal, but thats why we need you.

Molekule Values:
Humility
"Check your ego at the door."
Determination & Grit
"We believe in what we're doing, that's why we persevere through problems."
Ownership
"We roll up our sleeves, do the work, own the outcomes, and are proud of our contributions (no matter the size)."
Community
"We're all in this together."
Passion
"We're devoted to changing the world for the better."
Growth Mindset
"I know that I don't know everything, there's always more to learn. I learn from my mistakes."
Communication
"Candid, Effective, Respectful. Assuming Good Intentions."

Organizational Philosophy
The objective of all organizational processes is to turn our organization into something scalable, repeatable, and efficient that reflects our culture.

Our organizational philosophy is "Every great accomplishment is the result of a team working in harmony, not just individuals. We believe teamwork and a sense of egalitarian"  responsibility is fundamental to building a great organization.

Molekule is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We will consider employment for qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. The Company will also not discharge, or in any manner discriminate or retaliate against, any employee who discloses their own wages, discusses the wages of others, inquires about another employee’s wages, or aids or encourages any other employee to do the same. The Company is not obligated to disclose wages.

Applicants with disabilities may e-mail HR@molekule.com or text or call 415.439.0018, to request and arrange for accommodations. If you need assistance to accommodate a disability, you may request an accommodation at any time.

We are Molekule and we’re changing air purification. Molekule uses 20 years of breakthrough science to completely destroy airborne pollutants, leaving nothing but pure, clean air. Our mission isn’t just making air purifiers, but clean the air everywhere. It’s a lofty goal, but thats why we need you.

Molekule Values:
Humility
"Check your ego at the door."
Determination & Grit
"We believe in what we're doing, that's why we persevere through problems."
Ownership
"We roll up our sleeves, do the work, own the outcomes, and are proud of our contributions (no matter the size)."
Community
"We're all in this together."
Passion
"We're devoted to changing the world for the better."
Growth Mindset
"I know that I don't know everything, there's always more to learn. I learn from my mistakes."
Communication
"Candid, Effective, Respectful. Assuming Good Intentions."

Organizational Philosophy
The objective of all organizational processes is to turn our organization into something scalable, repeatable, and efficient that reflects our culture.

Our organizational philosophy is "Every great accomplishment is the result of a team working in harmony, not just individuals. We believe teamwork and a sense of egalitarian"  responsibility is fundamental to building a great organization.

Molekule is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We will consider employment for qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. The Company will also not discharge, or in any manner discriminate or retaliate against, any employee who discloses their own wages, discusses the wages of others, inquires about another employee’s wages, or aids or encourages any other employee to do the same. The Company is not obligated to disclose wages.

Applicants with disabilities may e-mail HR@molekule.com or text or call 415.439.0018, to request and arrange for accommodations. If you need assistance to accommodate a disability, you may request an accommodation at any time.