26 days old

Safety Training Specialist

City of Salem
Salem, OR 97301
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Salary: $27.53 - $37.02 Hourly
Job Type: Regular (Full-Time)
Job Number: 21-0079-01
Location: Salem, OR
Department: Personnel Department

Job Summary
The City of Salem has a rewarding career opportunity available for a newly created position. The Safety and Training Specialist will be filled by an individual with experience in program support and safety and loss prevention training. This is a great opportunity for a talented and dedicated person to join the Risk Management team!

This position will help to evaluate current safety training initiatives and assess organization training and development needs. You will need strong technical skills and prior experience with learning management software (LMS), or have the ability to grasp new software quickly and efficiently. As a Safety Training Specialist, you will assist to plan, coordinate, implement, administer and monitor comprehensive training and development programs for a diverse range of jobs, sometimes conducting and presenting training directly. You will support the City's Public Works Department, city-wide office environments, and the Fire and Police Departments. You will and work with supervisors and management to promote the City's strong commitment to loss prevention and safety within its culture.

We're looking for self-motivated applicants interested in a creative, team oriented and flexible working environment. There will be many opportunities to develop and improve processes as we work toward our long-term program goals. Problem solving, initiative, collaboration and enthusiasm are keys to being successful in this position.

What are the minimum qualifications?
  • Must pass the pre-employment background check.
  • Must have an Oregon Driver's license and meet the City of Salem's driving standards.
  • High school diploma or equivalent, and four (4) years of experience in technical personnel work, safety training, or related field, with at least 2-3 years experienced in human resources processing, or any combination of experience and training that demonstrate possession of the knowledge, skill and abilities as listed, and ability to perform the essential job functions.
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in safety, business administration, human resources, or related field desired, but not required.
  • Safety or Training certifications preferred.

Where can I find out more about the position?

Go to the menu option for Class Specifications and search for Human Resources Specialist or view by clicking here.

How can I apply?

The City of Salem invites individuals of all diverse communities and backgrounds to apply for our available job opportunities as we strive to provide the best service to everyone. The City of Salem is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all and has a culture that values diversity, equity, and inclusion. We believe that by welcoming differences, encouraging new ideas and views, listening to and learning from each other, we are better able to serve the community.

To apply, click on the green "Apply" button to complete your application. Make sure that you specify how you meet the qualifications outlined in the class specification and complete the application.

Applicants that meet the minimum qualifications as outlined above but not selected for this position may be placed on an eligibility list, and candidates may be hired from the list. Eligibility lists are valid for six months. The City will send email notifications to eligible candidates about potential hiring opportunities so please ensure your email settings accept our system generated email notifications.

You may subscribe for automatic notification of job openings at the City through the Job Interest Cards - sign up today!

For more information about employment at the City of Salem, please visit our website at www.cityofsalem.net/jobs .




Posted: 2021-08-31 Expires: 2021-10-01
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