OSHA Officer II (58326)

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: June 28, 2016

Organization: STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA Department of Transportation-District 2

City: Edgefield County, South Carolina

Wages/Salary: STATE SALARY RANGE: $31,805.00 - $58,848.00 Annually


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 is required.

Job Description:

Performs physical monthly inspections for Edgefield and McCormick counties for their facilities,shops, yards, equipment, and environmental to ensure compliance with the appropriate state federal health, safety and environmental regulations. Performs follow-up investigations to determine of 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/ facilitates all Edgefield and McCormick employees in required health and safety courses including but not limited to CPR/ First aid, flagger, fall protection, excavation & trenching. Investigates employee injuries and vehicle/ equipment accidents for Edgefield and McCormick counties 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 workers compensation and fleet management. Conducts monthly safety meetings for Edgefield/McCormick counties and insures all employees
receive necessary material in a timely manner. Monitors organizational units 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 in Edgefield/ McCormick with the Drug and Alcohol program (i.e.. post -accident, pre-employment, 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.

Full-Time Monday - Friday (8:30 - 5:00)
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Application Process:
Apply online at http://www.jobs.sc.gov and fully complete all sections of the application. A resume may be provided, but will not substitute for completing any section of the application. Accurately respond to all Supplemental Questions since they are part of your official application and are used to initially screen applicants. Candidates must present documentation of their attainment of college degree(s) at the time of interview.