Mar 16, 2020

Safety Officer ID: QUAL103162020 Patuxent River, MD

  • AMEWAS American Electronic Warfare Associates, Inc.
  • Patuxent River, MD
Full-Time Defense Engineering Government Other QA-Quality Control

Job Description

AMEWAS, Inc., a growing Department of Defense (DoD)/ Federal Contractor, built on the premise of “Innovating Tomorrow’s Solutions Today.”  We’ve created a close knit family culture focused on continual learning, professionalism and high-performance. Our customers give us praise for the quality of our product:  our employees.

Come find out why.

The position:

AMEWAS, Inc. is seeking highly motivated and talented Safety Officer to support the Aircraft Prototype System Division.

This position is classified as AMEWAS labor category Quality Management Associate.

About the location:  Patuxent River, Maryland #1 City Hiring the Most High-Tech Workers (California-Lexington Park, Maryland). To learn more about our surrounding location, please visit: Visit St. Mary’s.

A typical day as a Safety Officer may include:

  • Provides professional knowledge and expertise in the operation and support of environmental health and safety programs in compliance with regulatory agency guidelines and institutional policies, NAVAIRINST 3710.1 series (Contractor's Flight and Ground Operations), and DFARS 252.228-7001.
  • Responsibilities will include the coordination and implementation of policies and procedures to ensure a safe and healthy working environment in the areas of aviation material readiness, radiation safety, biological and chemical safety, environmental protection, physical safety, hangar safety, industrial hygiene, fall protection, and other safety procedures and processes in support of departmental and institutional safety programs.
  • Performs Quality
  • Assurance (QA) for contractor QA programs applicable to AVMI.
  • Must have excellent written and oral communication skills.

Must-haves:

  • BS or BA in Engineering, Logistics, Science, or Management
  • A minimum of 5 years’ of relative work experience
  • In lieu of BS/BA Degree, a total of 11 years’ experience OR an AS/AA degree and 9 years or relative work experience
  • Proficient with MS Office
  • DoD Secret security clearance

Skills crucial to success at AMEWAS, Inc.:

Customer-focused attitude with high level of professionalism and discretion. Ability to work effectively with management and part of a team to meet targets.  Is reliable, possesses initiative, and works well as an individual or part of a team.

Physical environment and working conditions:

The physical environment requires the employee to stand and walk throughout his/her workday, often bending over and picking up items less than 50 lbs. and/or operating machinery to assist in the movement of heavy objects such as fork lifts and dollies. 

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is frequently exposed to outside weather conditions and risk of electrical shock.  The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

Refer to a friend:

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More about Us:

AMEWAS, Inc. is a small, Veteran-owned company that has been providing excellent technical, engineering, administrative, and management services to the Department of Defense for more than 35 years. At AMEWAS we understand the need for a successful work/life balance and are focused not just on fulfilling customers’ needs, but ensuring our employees are a top priority as well.

Staying connected to our core values sets us apart from our competition! AMEWAS easily recognizes and rewards performance, dedication and longevity. We are committed to investing in our employees and their future by providing them with competitive compensation, career development, optimum working conditions, and unique benefits.

AMEWAS participates with E-Verify to confirm eligibility to work in the United States.

AMEWAS Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer for all including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Be sure to check out the rest of our website at www.amewas.com for more information about our company, benefits & family!

Our excellent benefits and perks include:

  • Medical, dental, vision, 401(k), Life/AD&D/STD/LTD insurance
  • Paid vacation, holiday and sick leave
  • Generous tuition & training assistance program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Sign-on bonuses
  • Employee longevity recognition
  • Community involvement & outreach
  • Team building events
  • Recognition program
  • Wellness program
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Mobile service discount
  • Discounted gym membership

If you’re still interested (and we hope you are!), please submit your application.

CLICK ON LINK BELOW TO BE DIRECTED TO OUR WEBSITE FOR YOUR APPLICATION PROCESS:

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States

MD  

Security Clearance

Active DoD Secret

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