The New York Public Library has been an essential provider of free books, information, ideas and education for all New Yorkers for more than 100 years. With over 2900 employees and 93 libraries throughout Manhattan, the Bronx and Staten Island, NYPL is the nation's largest public library system.
The Environmental Health and Safety Manager (EHSM) is responsible for the health and safety of all New York Public Library (NYPL) Staff, Patrons and Visitors; this is achieved through regular inspections of NYPL properties for hazardous and occupational safety issues, documenting deficiencies and recommending corrective action. The EHSM is the lead administrator for the Worker’s Compensation Program, managing claims from first report through close out. The EHSM directs the Environmental Health and Safety program including development and implementation of associated training.
Under the direction of the Associate Director of Facilities Operations and in collaboration with the HR leadership team and the Facilities Leadership team, the Manager:
Urban Public Libraries throughout Manhattan, the Bronx and Staten Island.
Lifting, standing, sitting, climibing ladders and other physical duties associated with safety inspections.