The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education has named Chad Becker as the director of the new Office of Safety and Facilities.
Becker previously served as director of Facilities and Transportation, a role he has held for more than seven years, a press release said.
The new office was formed from a re-organization that merges the Facilities and Transportation Department (FTD) and the previously existing Environment Safety and Health Office (ES&H) into one unit.
“FTD and ES&H have long been critical programs supporting our government customers, including our flagship ORISE contract with the U.S. Department of Energy,” the press release said. “ES&H is an integral component of the ORISE Contractor Assurance Program.”[Read more…]