Environmental Health & Safety Specialist

Riverside, CA 92503

Posted: 09/05/2019 Industry: Aerospace & Defense Job Number: 172660 Pay Rate: $43.05

Aerospace and Defense Technical is hiring an Environmental Health & Safety Specialist

The EHS Specialist serves as liaison between all EH&S functions and line managers.

Management of all EH&S programs and issues to ensure the protection of employees from industrial accidents, occupational and environmental health hazards, and fire.

Design, development, interpretation, recommendation, and compliance with environmental regulations and/or company policy in conjunction with one or more of the following areas: Workers Compensation, Occupational Health & Safety, Medical Assistance or Environmental Engineering.

Conducts site safety inspections and daily walk-throughs.

Leads safety meeting

Trains new hires on safety and environmental issues.

May provide development for the company in EHS training programs.

Assist the Business Unit with Conducting the Job Hazard Analysis and Risk Assessment

Conducts fire safety inspections and provides fire safety training.

Evaluate and recommend PPE for various Business Unit

Ensures that safety and environmental rules and regulations are adhered to.

May ensure standards and controls, and policies and procedures are identified for regulation compliance.

May coordinate with government agencies for arbitrations, inspections, regulations, etc.

Advises managers regarding safety compliance and environmental issues.

Incorporates and maintains safety observances by working with Business Unit Leaders

Conduct accident investigation and assist with evaluating corrective and preventive action s

Review KPIs and analyze opportunities for improvement

Conduct employee or area monitoring following industrial hygiene practices and policies

Assist Human Resources with management of workers’ compensation claims.

Performs other duties as assigned

Associate’s or bachelor’s degree or CSP designation preferred with course work in chemistry, biology, math, or related field.

3 – 5 years’ experience in an industrial or plant facility.

Knowledge of OSHA, EPA and DOT regulations.

Ability to identify hazards and unsafe work practices.

Ability to train employees on issues relating to safety and to troubleshoot safety concerns.

Good leadership and interpersonal skills.

Must possess a valid Driver’s License with an acceptable driving record.



HKA Enterprises is a global workforce solutions firm. If you're seeking a new career opportunity or project experience, our recruiters will work to understand your qualifications, experience, and personal goals. At HKA, we recognize the importance of matching employee goals with those of the employer. We strive to seek credibility, satisfaction, and endorsement from all of our applicants. We invite you to take time and search for your next career experience with us! HKA is an EEO Employer who participates in the US Citizenship and Immigration Services E-Verify Program.

Nancy Boyce

Nancy Boyce is a Sr. Technical Recruiter with over 30 years' experience serving the Aerospace and Engineering industries.  Her favorite part of her job is working with a candidate through the whole process of getting them hired and then seeing them become successful in their career path.  The best way to contact Nancy is via phone or email

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