CSB Seeking Chemical Incident Investigators

The US Chemical Safety and Hazard Identification Board (CSB) announced this month that it is seeking to fill 4 chemical incident investigator positions to serve as an expert in industrial chemical safety and conduct investigations on major incidents across the country.

Responsibilities of the role include:

  • Participates in surveying the site, determining the scope of the investigation; and works with local jurisdictional officials to secure the scene and assure that evidence is not jeopardized.
  • Collects and records factual incident data, interviews witnesses, collects physical evidence, arranges for testing and/or examination of physical evidence, machinery and/or equipment.
  • Evaluates and analyzes the significance of evidence collected, the methods used to collect the evidence, and the sources providing the evidence for validity, reliability, and substance.
  • Conducts safety advocacy activities by representing the Board at meetings of national and international public and private organizations

Chemical incident investigators also conduct safety advocacy activities by representing CSB at meetings of national and international public and private organizations. The position requires occasional travel.

For more information, visit https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/605272900#duties

 

 

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