SGE Opportunities

Listed below are upcoming SGE opportunities that are currently open in OSHA Region 2.

If you are available to participate on any of these VPP evaluation teams, please reply directly to Richard Brown at via e-mail. Please obtain permission to participate from your supervisor before volunteering for a SGE assignment.

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  • Access Compliance LLC, Latham, NY- Need for two SGEs – Dates: September 26-30, 2022   URGENT REQUEST! Access Compliance is a risk management company specializing in occupational health, workplace forensics, and workers compensation case management.  Their primary mission is to meet the occupational health needs of their clients.  In 1989, they pioneered a medical surveillance program geared specifically toward the firefighter community.  They service over 300 fire departments throughout New York, New Jersey, and Vermont.  They also perform Department of Transportation (DOT) medical reviews (e.g., drug testing and medical review officer services).

  • Hovione, East Windsor, NJ – Need two SGEs – Dates: October 17-21, 2022    URGENT REQUEST! Hovione, LLC provides services to the pharmaceutical industry through manufacturing services, process research and development, small volume supplies (clinical and commercial), and technology transfer.  Typical projects include the evaluation of raw materials, development of alternative chemical synthesis methods, and scale-up from laboratory to pilot plan operations.

  • Sithe/Independence Power Partners, L.P., Oswego, NY – Need for one SGE – Dates: October 31, 2022 to November 4, 2022

  • IBM Poughkeepsie, Poughkeepsie, NY – Need for one SGE – Dates: November 14-18, 2022

  • Wheelabrator Hudson Falls, Hudson Falls, NY – Need one SGE – dates:  November 28, 2022 to December 2, 2022

  • Tropicana, Jersey City, NJ – Need one SGE – Dates:  December 12-16, 2022

  • General Electric, Schenectady, NY – Need three SGEs – Dates:  January 9-13, 2023

  • Sanofi, Ridgefield, NJ – Need for three SGEs – Dates:  January 23-27, 2023 

  • Parsons Lodi and Parsons Secaucus, Lodi, NJ and Secaucus, NJ – Need two SGEs – Dates:  February 6-10, 2023  Note: One VPP Team will evaluate both sites 

  • Veolia, Schenectady, NY – Need two SGEs – Dates:  February 21-23, 2023

  • Lockheed Martin Rotary & Missions Systems, Owego, NY – Need four SGEs – Dates:  March 6-10, 2023

  • Johns Manville, Plattsburgh, NY – Need two SGEs – Dates:  March 13-17, 2023

  • Frito Lay, Binghamton, NY – Need three SGEs – Dates:  March 20-24, 2023

  • IBM Thomas Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY – Need three SGEs – Dates:  March 27-21, 2023 

  • Pfizer, Inc. Antibody Drug Conjugate (ADC) Operations, Pearl River, NY – Need two SGEs – Dates: April 3-7, 2023

  • Covanta Hempstead, Westbury, NY – Need two SGEs – Dates:  April 17-21, 2023

  • Ortho Clinical Diagnostics – Rochester, Rochester, NY – Need three SGEs – Dates:  June 5-9, 2023


NOTE: The pandemic conditions in Region 2 have improved and we have resumed full VPP evaluations onsite (including SGEs onsite with OSHA personnel).  We currently have 17 evaluations scheduled with a total of 37 SGE opportunities available, so there are now many opportunities to complete a SGE-qualifying activity.


Thank you for your service as Special Government Employees.

(Updated 9/20/22)