Salary: $55,958 - $83,395 per yr
Safety Specialists promote recognized safety practices among businesses covered by State and federal safety and health laws and regulations. Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training. This is a Safety Specialist position with Business and Industry; Industrial Relations Division. Incumbents identify or train others to identify safety and health hazards and violations, and recommend reasonable and feasible means of abatement; research specific technology and industry applications using technical references and applicable codes and standards; prepare written reports and/or training materials; make public presentations to promote knowledge of safety issues among the public and industry groups; and maintain current knowledge of new technologies, standards, codes, rules and regulations. This position works within the Mine Safety and Training and will located in Carson City, Winnemucca or Elko, depending on applicant's availability. The Safety Specialist will conduct inspections of boilers and pressure vessels and associated equipment at mines (both above ground and underground), mills, quarries, and related facilities; investigate mine accidents related to boilers and pressure vessels; and provide technical assistance and consultation to mine operators. Incumbents may be required to use personal vehicle to conduct State business. Working shifts other than 8:00am to 5:00pm may be required, to include weekends. Interested candidates must possess a current commission from the National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors.
Announcement Number: 37689
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.