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  • Field Safety Specialist I/II/Senior

    Superior Water, Light & Power Company
    Job Description
    RESPONSIBILITIES:
    • Plan and administer safety programs and training for a natural gas, water, and electric utility. 
    • Possess and apply a comprehensive knowledge of occupational health and safety principles, practices and procedures. 
    • Interpret and assure compliance with safety regulations and policies. 
    • Prepare and distribute educational materials and information, audit company facilities, and recommend actions for the correction of hazardous situations for compliance with OSHA regulations. 
    • Compile and submit required OSHA accident reports. 
    • Conduct regular site visits of field personnel to help identify and mitigate hazards and improve site safety.
    • Work closely with the ALLETE / Minnesota Power safety team to accomplish department goals and priorities.
    • May provide work direction for others; act in a lead role for safety-related investigations.
    REQUIRED EDUCATION:
    Candidates completing their degree by December 2022 will be considered.
    • Bachelor’s degree in industrial safety, industrial hygiene, or equivalent.
      OR
    • Bachelor’s in an engineering discipline with qualifying safety designation may be used as an equivalency.  
      • Example for equivalency Certified Safety Professional through the Board of Certified Safety Professionals
    REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
    Field Safety Specialist I: No experience required.

    Field Safety Specialist II: Four years or more related experience required*.

    Field Safety Specialist Senior: Eight years or more related experience required* PLUS Professional safety certification required.

            *An advanced/graduate degree in industrial safety, industrial hygiene, or equivalent may be used as an equivalency for up to two years of required experience.


    SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
    • Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license.
    • This position will report regularly in person to Superior, WI.
    • Experience with natural gas, water and/or electric utilities desired.
    • This position may be subject to assessment of skills, job match and/or aptitude.
    Employer will not sponsor Visas for position.

    External applicants must apply online via www.allete.com/careers

    This job posting will be available for application until the position has been filled OR the posting close date noted herein, whichever date is earlier. 

    ALLETE is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.  

    If you are an individual with disabilities who needs accommodation or you are having difficulty using our website to apply for employment, please contact our Human Resources department at 218-723-7553.

    EEO/AA/F/M/Vet/Disabled
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