Manager, Environmental Health and Safety

Twist Bioscience

Twist Bioscience

South San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, August 31, 2023

Twist Bioscience is looking for an outstanding candidate to manage Twist's Environment, Health, and Safety (EH&S) program at its South San Francisco facilities. Reporting to the Facilities Sr Manager, you will be responsible for EH&S program management at three South San Francisco buildings. This is an individual contributor role with extensive vendor management responsibility – Twist operates a complicated industrial chemistry facility for DNA synthesis, so it requires an extraordinary attention to detail for successful candidate. The position requires the successful candidate to continuously learn and train as well as seek relevant certifications.

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Perform and guide activities and initiatives related to all site EH&S programs.
  • Be the primary interface to vendors for EH&S professional services.
  • Provide oversight to all vendors for waste management services.
  • Chair EH&S committee, holding regular meetings and recording meeting minutes.
  • Conduct inspections and audits as well as perform job hazard (risk) analyses.
  • Identify and implement preventative actions.
  • Assist in investigation of EH&S incidents and development of corrective actions.

What You’ll Bring to the Team

  • Experience with implementing and/or managing an industrial EH&S program.
  • Ability to work effectively with multiple levels of employees.
  • Well-developed planning and organizational skills including the ability to prioritize activities, meet commitments, and proactively manage time and a challenging workload.


  • B.S. degree in Occupational Health and Safety, Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering or equivalent field, or equivalent certifications and work experience.
  • 5+ years EH&S hands-on work and program management experience.
  • Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds.
The base cash compensation for this California-based role is below. In addition to base salary, this role is eligible for bonus, equity, and a generous benefits package. Final compensation amounts are determined by multiple factors, including candidate skill, experience, expertise, and location and may vary from the amount listed above. Compensation may be different in other locations.
San Francisco Bay Area Pay Range
$132,000$144,000 USD