Meet Justin Ellis

What is your official job title at EHS and a general description of your job duties?

  • My official job title at EHS is Laboratory Compliance Officer. As a compliance officer my duties are to inspect research labs on campus and assist with radioactive waste removal.   

When did you begin working for Ohio State?

  • I began working at Ohio State back in 2012 as Hazardous Waste Specialist.

How long have you been with EHS?

  • I’ve been with EHS for five years.

Why did you decide on a career in health and safety?

  • I decided on a career in health and safety because I enjoy working with others and believe it’s important to maintain a safe work environment.

What is your favorite thing about Ohio State?

  • My favorite thing about Ohio State is the people I work with. I work in a variety of settings here at the university so I’m always meeting new people and developing relationships. 

What do you enjoy doing outside of work?

  • Outside of work I enjoy playing sports and staying active. 

What is your favorite: quote or TV show or movie or book?

  • My favorite movie is "The Sandlot."