Safety Manager

Position Opens: 2020-04-02


Public Utility District No. 1 of Pend Oreille County is seeking a Safety Manager to implement and manage the safety program and other safety functions of the District in compliance with all facets of WAC, OSHA, WISHA, L&I and DOT safety regulations.

Education and Qualifications

Successful applicants must have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Safety, Industrial Hygiene, Safety Engineering or a related field preferred.
  • Certification as a Certified Utility Safety Professional preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience in administrating, designing and conducting adult education.
  • Demonstrated skill proficiency in Microsoft Office tools and SharePoint.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in the electric utility industry.
  • Interpersonal skills including clear and concise communication both in writing and verbally.
  • Ability to use independent and discretionary judgment; manage confidential information.
  • Strong working knowledge of applicable WAC, OSHA, WISHA, L&I and DOT regulations.
  • Working knowledge of Federal Motor Carrier Safety Rules, Washington Commercial Motor Vehicle Laws and Commercial Driver Rules.
  • Working knowledge of ANSI, ASTM, NFPA, IEEE standards affecting the utility industry.
  • Proficiency in performing accident investigations and root-cause analyses.
  • Ability to identify deviations or infractions of Federal, State or company safety rules.
  • Ability to apply federal, state and local environmental regulations, hazardous materials handling, project management, and contracting are required.
  • Must possess and maintain a current CPR/First Aid Card.

How to Apply

An employment application and detailed job description are available at Please complete the online application, including a cover letter, and resume.  If preferred, application materials may be emailed to; or, mail application materials to P.O. Box 190, Newport WA 99156 Attn:  Human Resources.

Online Job Description - Safety Manager

Online Application - Safety Manager

Position is open until filled.

The Public Utility District of Pend Oreille County is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.