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Safety Engineer I

Posted: Sep 01, 2017

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General Atomics Aeronautical Systems


Safety Engineer

Internal Title

Safety Engineer I






Regular Employee


Full-Time Salary

Job Summary

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), an affiliate of General Atomics, is a world leader in proven, reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars, as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems. We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply. We have an exciting opportunity for a Safety Engineer to join our team in the High Desert and Utah facilities. Under general direction, this position is responsible for providing safety engineering in identification and appraisal of loss-producing conditions and practices. Implements and recommends modification to accident prevention and loss control procedures; develops programs and conducts safe work and environment procedures training. Ensures workplace conditions comply with applicable federal and state Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standard provisions, ensuring that all required records are prepared and maintained; coordinates and participates in OSHA or other outside agency inspection(s) and in any procedures that may follow a citation.   DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Identifies and analyzes accidental loss workplace conditions; independently conducts safety investigations and recommends corrective action where occupational hazards exist; provides input for projects regarding safety and health issues.
  • Develops, maintains and conducts safety training. Tailors training for individual departments and work areas and includes, but is not limited to: ergonomics, hazardous materials, right to know, material handling, CPR/First Aide, AED, Personal Protection Equipment and Emergency Procedures.
  • Recommends procedures and responsible for detection, prevention and elimination of hazardous materials and waste; performs industrial hygienist and environmental management.
  • Develops and implements corporate Employee Health and Safety programs; maintains safety manuals and documentation.
  • Participates in any regulatory inspections; investigates, prepares and forwards reports on injuries and fatalities; completes required federal and state reports relating to safety.
  • Ensures compliance with government and state health and safety regulations that meets both budgetary and compliance requirements.
  • Advises line management concerning compliance with applicable laws, codes, regulations and standards.
  • Acts as a liaison to remote facilities and ensures that all company sites adhere to safety policies and procedures; coordinates safety, health and environmental programs with safety representatives at remote sites.
  • Assists in monitoring pollution prevention activities as well as environmental compliance and auditing efforts.
  • Is familiar with environmental documentation issued by the federal EPA, state and local regulatory agencies, some of which may be highly complex. Coordinate with Environmental Staff to determines impact on company operations, and develops compliance strategies and requirements.
  • Approximately 80% of duties are field tasks; 20% is office work related to recordkeeping
  • Responsible for hazardous waste operations including the collection, packaging and proper disposal of hazardous waste
  • Responsible to conduct life safety inspections including fire extinguishers, eye wash stations, spill kits, first aid kits, and automatic external defibrillators
  • Responsible for continuously monitoring each site to improve hazardous waste collection efficiency
  • Assists in development, implementation, and consultation on environmental programs in accordance with company and governmental requirements.

Job Qualifications

  • Typically requires a Bachelor’s degree in industrial hygiene, occupational safety or related technical field. Additional professional experience may be substituted in lieu of education.
  • Must demonstrate a complete understanding of industrial hygiene and/or occupational safety principles, and environmental compliance, concepts, theories, regulations and practices; and comprehensive skills including organizing, planning, scheduling and coordinating workloads to meet established deadline or milestones.
  • Must possess the ability to resolve moderately complex technical problems.
  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills to accurately document, report and present findings as well as have strong presentation skills in order to conduct training for all levels of employees.
  • Must have strong interpersonal skills to effectively interface with all levels of employees, senior management and outside representatives.
  • Must possess the ability to maintain the confidentiality of sensitive information.
  • Must have strong computer skills and be proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • Must have experience in air pollution, hazardous waste, storm water, and industrial waste water regulations.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment is essential as is the ability to work extended hours and travel as required.
  • Travel required – responsible for safety and environmental tasks at Adelanto, Gray Butte, El Mirage and Spanish Fork locations.
  • Must be able to operate a forklift.

Travel Percentage Required

0% – 25%

Clearance Required?


Safety Engineer III

Posted: Sep 01, 2017

General Atomics has an opening for a Safety Engineer III.  View and apply on their website:



EH&S Manager

Posted: Aug 29, 2017

The incumbent will be responsible to lead and align Environmental, Health, and Safety processes with business goals and to engage employees to ensure environmental compliance and to promote behaviors that will achieve the highest levels of productivity in the safest possible manner. The incumbent will establish, implement and oversee all EHS programs.   Scope: Manufacturing, Single Site Minimum Requirements:

  • All potential candidates must be authorized to work for any employer in the United States, employer sponsorship is not available.
  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited College / University in Environmental Health & Safety, Chemical Engineering, Business, Industrial Management or related discipline
  • Six (6) or more years of EHS experience in manufacturing facilities
  • Demonstrated success managing both Cal/OSHA and Cal/EPA regulations
  • Demonstrated success managing comprehensive EHS processes and programs
  • Demonstrated success leading efficient and effective compliance programs regarding Federal, State and local Safety and Multi-Media Environmental regulations
  • Demonstrated success driving safety metrics downward
  • Demonstrated success as a change agent
  • Demonstrated cross-departmental project management experience

Additional Preferred (not required) Competencies:

  • Professional Certification (CSP, CSMP, CEP, CHMM, REM etc.) from a nationally recognized organization
  • MBA or Master’s degree in Occupational Health and Safety, Engineering or related discipline
  • Environmental Remediation experience

Major Responsibilities:

  • Partner with plant and operations leadership and serve as Subject Matter Expert (SME) regarding interpretation of federal, state and local EHS regulations
  • Align corporate and local EHS goals and strategies
  • Lead EHS audits and inspections developing remediation plans as needed
  • Lead multi-media environmental compliance including, but not limited to: Water (waste, storm); Waste (hazardous and non-hazardous); Air (internal respiratory and external emissions)
  • Build and maintain positive relationships with federal, state and local regulators
  • Lead Continuous Improvement initiative regarding EHS policies and programs
  • Manage budgetary responsibilities
  • Maintain and ensure compliance with all relevant federal, California and local EHS regulations
  • Lead employee training programs regarding EHS behaviors and compliance

The information listed above is a summary of the position and not a complete job description.  Other competencies, skill sets and experiences are needed.  Consideration for this position and full job description details will be shared with those who meet or exceed the complete job description. Response Instructions:  Qualified candidates can apply via our website

HSE Manager

Posted: Aug 09, 2017

Novartis in La Jolla, CA is looking to hire a HSE Manager.   Interested individuals can apply here:

The position number that should be entered in the search bar is:  219751BR

EHS Consultant

Posted: Aug 09, 2017

EHS Consultant

Growing safety solutions consulting firm in San Diego seek an EHS consultant in San Diego area.  Successful candidate should have previous experience in fire safety, biological safety, chemical safety, hazardous materials permitting and safety program implementation.  This position can be part time or full time based on candidate preferences and business conditions.

 Job Duties

  • Regularly perform training courses in occupational health, safety, and environmental topics. Examples include, but are not limited to hazard communication/chemical hygiene, biological safety, Cal-OSHA compliance, and RCRA/Title 22 hazardous waste management
  • Perform informal audits/assessments of client’s sites to assess compliance and effectiveness of health, safety, and environmental programs and management systems
  • Update company training materials and electronic reminder data-base
  • Maintain environmental permits. Successful candidate must have experience with updates and implementation of CUPA/CERS (California Environmental Reporting System)
  • Update and maintain client chemical inventories, SDS’s, and FPB-500 Chemical Classification Reports.
  • Report to the President and project managers for client support.


  • 3 to 5+ years field experience dealing with hazardous materials management and Cal/OSHA regulations
  • Passion for safety and self-improvement
  • Knowledge of hazardous materials handling/safety
  • Knowledge of DOT and EPA regulations and Fire/Building codes
  • Excellent interpersonal/communication skills
  • Excellent public speaking/instruction skills
  • Self-starter, organized, and have excellent project management skills
  • Customer/client focused

 About the Company

Zoubek Consulting, LLC is nationally recognized safety solutions consulting firm based in San Diego, CA specializing in the areas of safety engineering, industrial hygiene, and risk assessment.  We provide expert advice in the areas of management and engineering control of workplace hazards for companies nationwide.  We advise companies in the areas of engineering control of workplace hazards, written safety program development, and training.

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