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Company: State of Nevada
Location: Carson City
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

SAFETY REP, CONSULTATION - Requisition ID: 16614

Recruitment Type: Open Competitive

Posting Close Date: N/A

Geographical Location: Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa





*Pay Grade: GRADE 32

Salary Range: $45,601.92 - $67,296.24

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full Time


Phone: 702 486-2911


Position Description

Safety Specialists promote recognized safety practices among businesses covered by State and federal safety and health laws and regulations.

NDEP has over 80 field inspection staff that visit industrial facilities across the state to evaluate compliance with environmental laws. This position will develop, manage, direct, and provide training on the Division's employee protection programs. The position will establish and maintain an internal specialization for state and federal rules and regulations, including but not limited to Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA,) Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA), hazardous waste operations (HAZWOPER), and emergency management Continuity of Operations Plan (COOP). It will also prepare safety reports for NDEP Managers and Administration, prepare and provide presentations or facilitate training of staff in hazard recognition, prepare for and host quarterly Division Safety Committee Meetings and generally work to ensure policies and procedures are in place to protect the health and safety of NDEP employees at hazardous worksites and while working within NDEP offices.

Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training.

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Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in education, Occupational Safety and Health, or a closely related field and one year of experience in adult education, including course presentation on occupational safety and health-related topics; OR an Associate's degree in Applied Science from an accredited school in science, occupational safety and health, or a closely related field, and three years of experience as described above; OR certification as an Associate in Loss Control Management, an Associate Safety Professional, an Occupational Safety and Health Technologist, or an Associate Safety and Health Manager, and two years of experience as described above; OR municipal, State, or national instructor certification in safety and health, hazardous materials, environmental sciences, fire science or a related field and two years of experience as described above; OR an equivalent combination of education, certifications, and experience. The Examination

    Application Evaluation Exam
    • The exam will consist of an application and resume evaluation. It is essential that applications/resumes include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.

      Special Requirements

      A valid drivers license is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment.

      This recruitment may close at any time based on the number of applications received. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

      *The salary range indicated in this announcement is based on the Employee/Employer retirement compensation schedule. An employer-only option is available at a reduced salary range.

      The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.

      Nearest Major Market: Carson City
      Nearest Secondary Market: Reno

Keywords: State of Nevada, Reno , SAFETY REP, CONSULTATION, Other , Carson City, Nevada

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