Sample Job Description
Report to: Executive Director, Safety Director, or Risk Manager
[Depends on the size and structure of the organization]
It is the responsibility of the Workplace Safety Coordinator to ensure that
all work performed at [organization name] and in its name is done in a safe
- Directs organization's safety programs to protect employees and volunteers
against harm, and maintain safe working conditions.
- Formulates and suggests work safety standards, and enforces procedures. Risk
prevention areas include hazardous materials exposure, accidents, fires, or
other unsafe conditions. Meets compliance and reporting requirements of
federal or state regulations.
- Directs activities of safety committee and may provide safety training.
- Advises management on problem correction.
Could supervise safety support staff.
Usually requires a 4-year degree plus 2-4 years of relevant experience, or