Columbia REA offers professional growth and challenges for an experienced and qualified utility person to provide Safety Services and Training to employees in a group of electric utilities in Western Washington.
Preferred applicant will have seven to ten years in an electrical utility as a Journey Lineman, Journey High Voltage Electrical Worker, or an extensive background as a presenter of Safety-related training in accordance with OSHA 1910.269 or Chapter 296-45 WAC Safety Standards for Electrical Workers; ability to develop presentations and use PowerPoint, Word, and Safety software programs with various media equipment; applicant must have strong management skills in the areas of communication, motivation, and evaluation; and, have the ability to research safety information, and comfortably present a variety of information in front of large groups, facilitate discussion, and answer questions.
Responsibilities include basic knowledge of laws applicable to the utility industry; motor vehicle, FMC, NESC, OSHA, WAC, ANSI, ASTM, and NFPA regulations; IEEE standards; the ability to keep records current for individual safety training and accident investigations; and, develop benchmarks to evaluate effectiveness of safety programs at utilities and provide recommendations for improvements. The successful applicant will be required to obtain Certification as an Instructor for First Aid/CPR/AED, OSHA General Industry requirements, and Accident Investigation. Prior safety training experience is preferred.
Columbia REA offers an attractive wage and benefit package which includes medical, dental, vision, paid holidays, and retirement and 401K. Competitive wage is dependent upon qualifications and experience.
Please submit cover letter and resume to: Human Resources Department, Columbia Rural Electric Association, 2929 Melrose St., Walla Walla, WA 99362, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be received until position is filled. EOE, M-F, D-V