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Senior Safety Specialist

Senior Safety Specialist

Monthly Salary - $8,574.72 - $9,453.42


There is an additional 3.35% Management Differential which is added to the posted salary for this class.

This is a continuous filing exam. Next filing cut-offs are at 5:00 pm on: 1/8/20, 1/29/20, 3/11/20

The Senior Safety Specialist is a professional/supervisory level class, which supervises other Safety Specialists and participates in the administration of the Countywide Safety Program within a County department. This class is characterized by a high degree of independence in the application of program responsibilities and requires a thorough knowledge of applicable laws, procedures, and regulations affecting safety operations.

Minimum Qualifications

Either: 1. Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in safety engineering, industrial engineering, occupational safety and health, or other closely related field


Two years of experience providing safety and/or occupational health guidance to managers and supervisors in an industrial setting or in an operation involving high potential for accident/injury.

Or: 2. Two years of full-time experience in the Sacramento County class of Safety Specialist or performing equivalent duties in the County.

How to Apply

Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. Click here to apply.

County of Sacramento
Department of Personnel Services
Employment Services Division
700 H Street, Room 4667
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone (916) 874-5593; 7-1-1 California Relay Service
Inter-Office Mail Code: 09-4667

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The County is home to the capital of the State of California. The region lies in the middle of the 400-mile-long Central Valley, which is California’s prime agricultural region. The Sacramento region is a long-established center of commerce for the surrounding area. Sacramento County was incorporated in 1850 as one of the original 27 counties of California. Sacramento became the State Capital in 1854. The County is the major component of the Sacramento Metropolitan Statistical Area (SMSA) which includes Sacramento, El Dorado and Placer Counties.