Salary: $43,827 - $64,686 per yr
Safety Specialists are assigned to the Division of Industrial Relations to promote recognized safety practices among businesses covered by State and federal safety and health laws and regulations. Incumbents receive training in performing some or all of the duties described in the series concept. This Safety Associate, Enforcement position is in the Department of Business and Industry, Division of Industrial Relations, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Enforcement Section in Reno, NV. The Safety Associate will under-fill the Safety Specialist and may be progressed upon the supervisor's approval and when minimum qualifications of the higher level have been met. The Safety Associate will undergo training necessary to perform safety inspections at workplaces throughout Northern Nevada. Once trained, the Safety Associate will perform inspections independently and enforce State and federal safety laws and regulations (e.g. NRS 618, NAC 618, 29 CFR 1910, 29 CFR 1926). This position has a travel requirement of up to 25% for training and off-site inspections. ***THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE WITHOUT FURTHER NOTICE DEPENDING ON THE AMOUNT OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED. APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.***
Announcement Number: 34527
Open to all qualified persons.
Applications accepted until recruitment needs are satisfied
** Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. Lists of eligible candidates will be established and hiring may occur early in the recruiting process. Recruitment will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.