The Modesto Irrigation District is currently recruiting to fill one full-time regular position to plan, coordinate, implement, and enforce the District's accident prevention and safety program; provide training to employees; ensure compliance with all Federal and State industrial safety codes, regulations, and standards. This position must demonstrate a high degree of proficiency in analyzing a wide variety of technical and complex safety issues that have District wide implications.
Any Qualified Individual May Apply. This is an exempt position and is part of the Professional and Supervisory Bargaining Unit. The list established as a result of this recruitment may be used to fill other Safety Officer vacancies within the District that may occur through June 9, 2018.
For a detailed job description and application, please visit www.mid.org/careers. The Modesto Irrigation District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Any combination of education, experience, knowledge and abilities may satisfy the necessary minimum qualifications. A typical way to obtain the education, experience, knowledge and abilities would be:
Education: High school diploma or equivalent. Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in industrial hygiene, safety engineering, occupational health/safety, or a directly related field. Additional years of qualifying experience may be substituted for up to two years of the required education on a year-for-year basis.
Experience: Five years of progressively responsible professional experience developing and implementing industrial safety programs. Experience in an irrigation or electric utility is preferred.