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Safety Coordinator I

Posted: Aug 30, 2017

Southland Industries is growing and we’re looking for a new Safety Coordinator to join our team! In this position, you’ll be promoting safety and regulating all safety procedures to ensure that Southland Industries meets all safety requirements by coordinating all division safety activities.

What you’ll do:

  • Ensure all tasks and functions on project sites are performed safely in accordance with company safety policies, Cal OSHA, and Fed OSHA standards.
  • Implement the Corporate Safety Award Program.
  • Train field staff on various industrial equipment and maintain record of industrial equipment training.
  • Report and manage all company vehicle claims.
  • Assist in reporting workers compensation claims.
  • Update and maintain Safety Data Sheets (SDS) manual.
  • Assemble various safety manuals for distribution.
  • Assist in implementing and distributing safety tailgate meetings. Maintain record of signed safety tailgate meeting forms.

What you’ll need to be successful: 

  • A working knowledge of construction safety practices and a background in safety and loss management.
  • Ability to interface with Southland’s field employees/customers in a professional manner.
  • Ability to understand, comply with and communicate state, federal and local safety and health regulations.
  • Bachelor degree in Safety, Health, and Environmental Applied Sciences or a related discipline, preferred. An internship or 1- 3 years of professional work experience would be preferred as well.
  • Certifications in CPR and First Aid, preferred.

If you’re ready for the next big step in your career and want the fast pace and excitement of a growing company, we want you now. Southland Industries is a people centric company that strives to support career growth and a work life balance. We want you to feel excited about getting up in the morning and coming to work. In return, we’ll make sure to provide a fun, supportive and collaborative environment for you to thrive in.

If for some reason, you don’t feel this position is match for you, we encourage you to share it with others. Feel free to share throughout your social networks and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter to keep up to date on what we’re doing as a company.

Email your resume and cover letter to: Todd Phan, Safety Coordinator Southland Industries 33225 Western Avenue Union City, CA 94587


Industrial Hygienist (Administrative Analyst/Specialist – Exempt II)

Posted: Aug 24, 2017

California State University, Sacramento

Industrial Hygienist (Administrative Analyst/Specialist – Exempt II)

Under the general direction of the Director of Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S), the Industrial Hygienist serves in a leadership role and provides expert advice to support academic and business objectives with due consideration of occupational health and safety laws, federal and state regulations, and good practices. Will serve as the campus chemical hygiene officer. Will lead and conduct accident and incident investigations; provide advice on safety matters; develop and implement general safety programs; develop and conduct safety training; review and analyze safety aspects of planned and ongoing experiments and advise researchers and students on improved safety conditions and devices.

See web link for full details. Job #AS0026P

Required Qualifications:


  • Experience in completion of hazard assessments for laboratory, shop and facility maintenance activities.
  • Significant experience preparing and presenting EH&S trainings, recordkeeping and reporting.
  • Experience using typical Industrial Hygiene instrumentation, e.g., sound level meter, PID, 4-channel gas analyzer, personal sample pumps
  • Experience conducting accident and incident investigations

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Possess knowledge of applicable regulations and consensus standards for occupational health and safety including Cal/OSHA, NFPA, ANSI, and CA Fire Code.
  • Knowledge of appropriate spill response procedures for laboratory quantities of hazardous materials
  • Knowledge/understanding and experience in identification, evaluation, and control of hazards associated with chemical handling, storage, transportation, use and disposal in a research university environment
  • Knowledge and experience in a broad range of building engineering principles
  • Strong hazard recognition and risk assessment skills for laboratory, shop, field research and maintenance activities
  • Expertise with PC-based applications including word processing, spreadsheets and databases
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Interpersonal communication skill in working with individuals at all levels within and outside the organization, including conflict resolution and problem solving skills
  • Organizational and time management skills; ability to prioritize and coordinate work as needed

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to wear personal protective clothing (PPE)
  • Ability to maintain physical condition necessary for light to moderate lifting, carrying, bending, stooping, kneeling, crawling, reaching, and climbing.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Safety and Health, Physical/Life Science or Engineering.
  • Certified Industrial Hygienist, Certified Safety Professional
  • Five years professional experience developing and managing EH&S programs, including chemical hygiene, in a higher education and/or research laboratory setting
  • Completion of 40 hour Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) training

Application Information

Applications are only accepted through the Sacramento State jobs webpage located at Once there, you can also click on the instructions link to see how to apply.  External applicants can apply by clicking on the Staff and Management Opportunities at Sacramento State link.  Internal applicants can apply by logging on My Sac State. EEO/ADA