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Compliance Safety & Health Specialist 3 - Washington State Department of Labor & Industries

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Location: Everett, WA
Full-time position
Closing Date: May 9, 2018
Job #12464
Posted: April 9, 2018
Description:

Do you value worker safety?  Do you work to stop unsafe actions before they cause an injury? If so, then we are looking for you!  At the Department of Labor & Industries, we have a need for dedicated safety professionals who will take personal responsibility to get hazards corrected before workers get hurt. Join our team and work in a positive, goal orientated atmosphere where you will gain satisfaction, knowing that because of what you do, more people will go home to their families every day.

Our safety & health professionals conduct safety inspections in industries that include manufacturing, construction and other industries identifying hazardous working conditions and ensuring compliance with safety and health regulations. Additionally they observe and document safety hazards, write reports of proposed violations and penalties and provide technical assistance to employers in order for them to abate hazards.
 
This opportunity can be filled as a Safety & Health Specialist 3, or may be filled as an in-training opportunity to develop the required skills within this specialized field. Candidates who fill this opportunity as a Safety & Health Specialist 3 in-training, will need to successfully complete a formal training plan. The training plan provides classroom and on the job training. Our goal is to encourage qualified and enthusiastic individuals to apply for this challenging opportunity.  We seek individuals who exert their best effort and have a desire to enhance their skills while learning. Upon successful competition of the in-training plan, you will progressively advance to the goal of Safety & Health Specialist 3.

Skills/Eligibility:

To qualify at the SHS 3 in-training level, the following is required:
 
A Bachelor’s degree from an ABET Accredited program in Occupational Safety & Health or Safety & Health Management
 
OR

A bachelor’s degree, AND two years of experience as a safety and health manager, industrial occupational safety consultant, industrial occupational safety inspector, or related experience;
 
OR
 
Four years of full-time journey level experience in the following industries: logging, construction, manufacturing, health/medical, or related experience, AND two years of experience as a safety and health manager, industrial occupational safety consultant, industrial occupational safety inspector, or related experience.

To qualify at the SHS 3, the following is required:
Three years as L&I Safety and Health Specialist or Industrial Hygienist;
 
OR
 
a Bachelor’s degree AND three years of experience as a safety and health officer, Safety and Health consultant, industrial occupational inspector, or related experience;
 
OR
 
Four years of full-time journey level experience in one or more of the following industries: logging, construction, manufacturing, health/medical, or related experience, and three years of experience as a safety and health officer, safety and health consultant, industrial occupational inspector, or related experience.

College-level education will substitute, year for year, for up to four years of non-safety and health experience. Additional safety and health qualifying experience will substitute year for year, for education.

How to Apply:

https://ehscareers.com/index.php?page=view_job&post_id=209816