Health and Safety Officer hired to ensure campus safety

Seattle Central recently hired a new Environmental Health and Safety Officer to help create a safer working and learning environment for faculty, staff and students.  Minh Huynh joined the Facilities team this week after working for the Department of Labor and Industries as an Industrial Hygienist for several years. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Washington in Occupational Safety and Health.

In his new position, Minh will ensure that all college departments, including all satellite campuses – Seattle Vocational Institute, Wood Technology Center and Seattle Maritime Academy — adhere to safety regulations. As part of his job, he will conduct campus-wide inspections, maintain and update safety policies and ensure compliance with all laws and regulations.