Safety Specialist

Sacramento, California

DESCRIPTION
The Safety Specialist is a professional level class. Under general supervision, incumbents assist in the program administration of the Countywide Safety Program, and may perform as a program staff specialist or as a department safety specialist coordinating the safety programs and having functional responsibility for safety activities within a County department. This class is characterized by a high degree of independence in the application of program responsibilities and requires a thorough knowledge of applicable laws, procedures, and regulations affecting safety operations.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

1. Education: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree in industrial engineering, safety engineering, occupational safety and health, or other closely related field.

And

Experience: One year of professional level experience in industrial engineering, safety engineering, or occupational safety and health inspection.

Substitution: Additional qualifying professional level experience in industrial engineering, safety engineering, or occupational health and safety inspection may substitute for the college education on a year-for-year basis.

Or

2. Experience: Four years experience equivalent to a Safety Technician for Sacramento County.

Or

3. Education: Completion of the University of California at Davis certificate program in Health and Safety.

And

Experience: Three years of professional level experience in industrial engineering, safety engineering, or occupational safety and health inspection.

Please refer to job announcement for cut-off dates.

(Final cut-off is at 5:00 PM on July 8, 2022)

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