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Safety Professional

Essel Environmental
Oakland, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Essel Environmental is the go-to resource for responsive, high-quality environmental, engineering and emergency response services.

We are looking for candidates with various safety experience levels to work on various, ongoing projects, throughout the US.


  • Collaborate with project managers in the preparation of site-specific safety documentation JHAs, H&S plans, reports, and permits
  • Conduct continuous worksite safety inspections, audits, and risk assessments to identify non-compliance issues and implement the necessary preventive or mitigating measures
  • Maintain current knowledge on safety rules, regulations, and laws to ensure all projects comply with company safety policies, client requirements, and adherence to regulatory safety laws
  • Communicate with various safety representatives and other governing bodies as it relates to project-specific health and safety.
  • Identify metrics that can be used to support safety, safe practices, and employee engagement
  • Record and investigate near-misses to determine root causes
  • Ensure personnel have appropriate Personal Protective Equipment and that the equipment is used correctly
  • Share information, suggestions, and observations with the project manager to create consistency in safety procedures throughout the project
  • Conduct daily safety meetings and the necessary site-specific safety orientations
  • Assess subcontractor safety plans and JHAs
  • Attend project planning meetings and collaborate with project managers
  • Monitor safety-related documents, reports, and issues to keep them updated


  • At least 3 years recent and relevant experience in a similar role.
  • Health and Safety Technician (CHST) preferred.
  • Additional safety certifications desired (CSST, ASP to CSP)
  • 40 Hour HAZWOPER Training
  • OSHA 30 Hour Construction Industry Certified.
  • Strong knowledge of OSHA standards
  • Computer literate.
  • Bilingual, English and Spanish, preferred

Essel Environmental


Oakland, CA



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