Safety Specialist

  • Competitive
  • United States California
  • Contract
  • Manufacturing,Oil & Gas
My client is a large oil and gas company, that is looking for a Safety Specialist in Rodeo, California. 

Contract- 12 months
Shift - 8 hours (40 hours a week)
Location - Rodeo, CA

• 3 or more years of Health and Safety experience
• 3 or more years of Refinery or similar industrial experience
• Strong working knowledge of and the ability to read, comprehend, and interpret (in English) Federal and State Regulations regarding Health, Safety and Emergency Response matters
• Possess a Transportation Worker Identification Card (TWIC).
• Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license

Willing and able to perform/comply, with or without a reasonable accommodation, with the following:
o Work overtime, including holidays and weekends
o Lift up to 50 pounds
o Work in enclosed spaces, such as confined spaces
o Work around chemicals including acids/bases
o Work with petroleum products that are under high pressure and heat
o Work near large, hot, high-speed machines
o Climb up to 200 feet in height; work at elevated heights
o Wear FRC’s and other personal protective equipment (such as safety-toed boots, ear/eye protection, hard hat, etc.)
o Work indoors/outdoors in inclement weather conditions
o Must satisfy the physical requirements of the position which includes, but may not be limited to, the ability to lift, climb, walk, kneel, and squat on a regular basis

• Providing HSE regulatory and internal policy/program/process reviews, statistical analysis and interpretations.
• Providing HSE oversight to refinery workforce related to Confined Space Entry, Hot Work, Safe Work Practices, and all other related Health, Safety, Environmental, or Industrial Hygiene matters.
• Implementing and deliver general and specialized training presentations, materials and testing for regulatory required and topic-specific training
• Working with the Process and Project Engineering groups in support of HSE related projects for fire protection infrastructure, capital projects, etc.
• Issuing Hot Work Plans, Hot Work Permits, Confined Space Entry Rescue Pre-Plans, and approving Confined Space Packages and Permits.
• Auditing/inspecting daily work activities, provide coaching in the field as needed.
• Provide Turnaround support as needed, including operational support and coaching.
• Performing Safety Audits and Planned General Inspections.
• Conducting/participating in safety meetings.
• Assisting with management of Contractor Safety programs, including leading training sessions
• Other tasks/projects, as assigned

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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