Safety Specialist - Bay Area Location

Organization : PG&E
Location: United States, California, San Francisco
End of contest: May 2, 2014
Type (Full time / Part time): Full Time
  • Partners with supervisor to conduct and complete incident analysis and ensure the chain of command are notified.
  • Provides SME on incidents analysis and provides consultation and guidance on corrective action development. Ensures completion of corrective actions.
  • Ensures mutual collaboration with line of business and integrate in all levels of the organization in regards to safety (field employees, grassroot).
  • Serves as a liaison between the technical and practical aspect of safety and ensure implementation into the line of business.
  • Frequently shares safety information to all in an impactful and results oriented way.
  • Communicates safety trends and recommends safety corrective actions.
  • Mentors supervisors on safety process and applicable programs.
  • Create safety action plans to strategize approach and provide guidance in development.
  • Utilizes safety trend analysis to identify and mitigate actions to correct gaps. Introduce and implement innovative solutions with impact to correct gaps.
  • Communicates opportunities for improvement.
  • Delivers safety training and measures the effectiveness of training. Partners with learning academy to improve training quality.
  • Provides guidance on coordinating annual training and training profiling as needed.
  • Serve as a resource for the development, implementation, and sustainability of the various companywide initiatives. (Culture, near hit, grassroots, ergonomics, etc)
  • Supports compliance with applicable programs (Respirator, hearing, ergo)
  • Conducts field and driver observations.


  • 3 years of relevant experience
  • Willingness to travel up 30% of the time throughout the PG&E Service Territory


  • BA/BS degree
  • Initial professional certification (e.g., Associate Safety Professional, Occupational Health & Safety Technologist, Certified Utility Safety Professional)
  • Solid knowledge of PG&E safety procedures and the Code of Safe Practices
  • Solid knowledge of CalOSHA general industry and construction safety orders and basic knowledge of other recognized safety regulations and standards (e.g., ANSI, NFPA, FedOSHA, etc)
  • Proficient at conducting and evaluating root cause analysis investigations and evaluating the effectiveness of corrective actions
  • Proficient at conducting hazard evaluations for complex jobs and recommending appropriate controls
  • Solid knowledge of key PG&E organizations and their potential exposure to safety and health risks.
  • Competent at providing quality customer service and support in a professional and confident manner, and identifying potential safety needs
  • Knowledge of incident management
  • Knowledge of job safety analysis
  • Knowledge of quality corrective action understanding
  • Knowledge of office and field ergonomics
  • Demonstrates skill in delivering clear, understandable oral presentations to groups

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