Jay Thomas

Environmental Hazard Technician







Jay started as an Environmental Safety Assistant in 2013. He worked with UA’s Department of Security Resources for four years previous to working at EHS. Before joining the university, he worked in construction as a welder and a pipe fitter.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Hazardous materials building evaluations


  • AHERA Asbestos Building Inspector
  • Lead Based Paint Inspector
  • Sampling and Evaluating Airborne Asbestos Dust


  • McCrone Research Institute
  • Sampling and evaluation of building materials
  • Lead analysis
  • Radiation safety
  • NIMS
  • ICS
  • National Safety Council First Aid, CPR, and AED Instructor