Here in Colusa County, we prioritize the safety and well-being of our employees and community members. We are seeking a skilled Safety Officer/ Assistant Risk Manager to join our team and further enhance our safety protocols and mitigate potential threats. This position is within the County Administrative Office, in this department we place a high value on trust, collaboration, honesty and commitment. Check on whether you’re aligned with our department values and culture.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE- Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:
A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college with major study in occupational health, safety, industrial hygiene, or a closely related field
Minimum of four years of professional experience in an occupation health, safety, loss prevention or a closely related risk field. Experience with a governmental agency in this field is preferred.
LICENSE OR CERTIFICATE:
Possession of a valid California Class C Driver’s License is required.
Possession of a certificate as a Certified Safety Professional is desirable.
The salary range above consists of 15 steps. Steps 1-6 are annual merit steps with approximately 5% difference between each step, based on successful performance. Steps 7-15 are additional merit steps, requiring 2 years of satisfactory performance at the previous step. Steps 7-14 provide 2.5% increases, while Step 15 offers a 5% increase. The final salary offered will depend on the applicant's experience and qualifications, ranging from steps 1 to 15.
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