Are you a workplace safety guru with a passion for protecting people and assets? Apply online to be Garland’s next Ambassador in the Environmental Waste Services (EWS) Department as a Safety Specialist! The Safety Specialist is responsible for developing and implementing an engaging safety training program, educating staff at all levels on best practices, and creating performance metrics, and monitoring and evaluating progress. The ideal candidate is a self-starter with knowledge in various types of heavy equipment, experience in conducting safety and environmental risk assessments, and has an interest in sustainability. The successful candidate will also have excellent interpersonal skills; comfortable in leading training classes and highly innovative in meeting the needs of the department. As the EWS Safety Specialist, you have the opportunity to implement safety measures from top to bottom which ensures compliance and preserves the health and well-being of our team members. The City offers competitive benefits, retirement, professional development opportunities and much more. Come grow with us and see where your career takes you!
Responsible for promoting a safe work environment by analyzing accident trends, developing policies and training to reduce accidents and injuries. Also, responsible for investigating accidents and customer complaints regarding property damage.
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