SC Department of Public Safety OSHA Officer II (78973) in McCormick County, South Carolina

Performs physical monthly inspections for McCormick County for their facilities, shop, shop yard, equipment, and environmental to ensure compliance with the appropriate State and Federal health, safety and environmental regulations. Performs follow up investigations to determine if corrective action has been taken to correct deficiencies. Conducts unannounced SCDOT Work Zone Inspections of crews to determine proper compliance and guidelines are met according to the SCDOT Work Zone Maintenance Manual and MUTCD. This includes making sure all employees are wearing required personal protective equipment and all on-site documentation has been properly and correctly completed. The County Safety Representative has the authority to shut down any and all unsafe activity until deficiencies are corrected. Instructs/Facilitate all McCormick employees in required health and safety courses including but not limited to CPR/First Aid, Flagger, Fall Protection, Excavation and Trenching. Investigates employee injuries and vehicle/equipment accidents for McCormick County to determine cause and make recommendations for improving safety and accident prevention in the future. Prepares all necessary paperwork, reports and Risk Management data entry including but not limited to OSHA 300/300A's as required by Worker's Compensation and Fleet Management. Conducts monthly safety meeting for McCormick County and ensures all employees receive necessary material in a timely manner. Monitors organizational unit CDL operations for compliance with Federal, State, and Agency requirements. Assists with CDL training and third party tester. Advises organizational leadership of uncorrected safety deficiencies and recommends methods for correction. Performs any necessary assistance needed with the Drug and Alcohol Program (i.e. Post-accident, pre-employment, and random). Serves as witness in hearings resulting from investigations as required. Performs other related duties as assigned by the Resident Maintenance Engineer and District Safety Representative. Minimum and Additional Requirements: A bachelor's degree and two (2) years of work experience in occupational safety and health programs; or an approved acceptable equivalence in accordance with State Human Resources Regulations.

A valid Motor Vehicle Operator's License. Preferred Qualifications: None. Additional Comments: A RESUME MAY BE INCLUDED BUT NOT SUBSTITUTED FOR COMPLETING THE ENTIRE APPLICATION. RESUMES ARE NOT REVIEWED TO DETERMINE IF AN APPLICANT MEETS REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION. SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONS ARE CONSIDERED PART OF THE APPLICATION AND MUST BE COMPLETED.

Non Discrimination Statement:

The South Carolina Department of Transportation is committed to a diverse workforce and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information.

Job Title: OSHA Officer II (78973)

Agency: Department of Transportation-District 2

Opening Date: Thu. 07/05/18

Closing Date/Time: Wed. 07/18/18 11:59 PM Eastern Time

State Salary Range: $32,838.00 - $60,760.00 annually

Agency Hiring Range: Min: $34,808.00 Max:$60,760.00

Job Type: FTE - Full-Time

Location: McCormick County, South Carolina

Normal Work Schedule: Monday - Friday (8:30 - 5:00)