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Safety Specialist/Senior Safety Specialist

At Dominion Energy we love our jobs.  That’s right.  Love.  Every day we go to work filled with passion to be excellent, to creatively problem solve and to innovate.  These are exciting days for energy companies, and Dominion Energy aims to shape the future of energy in America. We are looking at all of our work with fresh eyes, retooling everything we do, in every part of the company, to operate more sustainably and to deliver energy more reliably than ever.  We are looking for interesting, independent thinkers and doers who can help shape the culture of a forward-looking company that’s proud of its rich legacy. Are you a change agent?  Do you think differently?  Do you want to fall in love with your job? If you answered “yes,” then read on!

At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position.


Job Summary

Dominion Energy is seeking a Safety Specialist/Senior Safety Specialist to join the jeam in Salt Lake City, UT. There is only one position available that will be filled at either the Safety Specialist or Sr Safety Specialist level, commensurate with the selected candidates' skills and abilities.


This role recommends and administers various company safety and health policies and programs. Identifies potential safety, health, workers compensation and fire protection prevention risks and implements corrective measures. Monitors and evaluates workplace to ensure compliance with all OSHA and company regulations. Performs safety and health inspections/audits and monitors work practices to ensure employees are performing jobs in compliance with regulatory and company safety policies and programs. Develops, implements and conducts safety and health protection training and presentations. May administer public safety programs for external contractors.



Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Minimum Requirements (Note: A partial year of related work experience of 6 months or greater will be considered one year towards the qualifications):

Safety Specialist:

  • Master's degree with a minimum 2 years of directly related experience administering safety and health programs OR
  • Bachelor's degree with a minimum 3 years of directly related experience administering safety and health programs


Senior Safety Specialist:

  • Master's degree with a minimum 4 years of directly related experience administering safety and health programs OR
  • Bachelor's degree with a minimum 5 years of directly related experience administering safety and health programs


Additional Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities for both Safety Specialist & Senior Safety Specialist:

  • In-depth knowledge of 29 CFR 1910 and 1926 OSHA Standards
  • Knowledge of industrial hygiene sampling and surveying techniques
  • In-depth knowledge of safety metrics, root cause analysis techniques, excavation safety, confined space entry, fall protection requirements, hot work safety, gas pipeline safety, hazard communication, mobile equipment requirements and mobile crane safety
  • Experience in developing and implementing safety and health related training presentations
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Effective personal computer skills (Microsoft Suite: Power Point, Excel, and Word).
  • Excellent time and project management skills and ability to work well with minimal supervision


Preferred Qualifications and Certifications:

  • Certification in one or more of the following disciplines: Certified Safety Professional, Certified Industrial Hygienist, or Professional Engineer
  • Experience as a First-Aid/CPR Instructor
  • Knowledge of hazardous material/chemical management and transportation


Military Experience:

  • The company is actively seeking United States military veterans and service members who meet the qualifications outlined above.
Education Requirements

Degree or equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education: Bachelor's

Disciplines: Preferred: Safety, Industrial Hygiene or related field

Working Conditions
Office Work Environment 26-50%
Outdoors 26-50%
Travel Up to 25%
Test Description
No Testing Required


Export Control

Certain positions at Dominion Energy may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law.  Compliance with these export controls may result in Dominion Energy limiting its consideration of certain applicants.


Other Information

We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more.   To learn more about our benefits, click here


Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status.  


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Top 3 Reasons to Work at Dominion Energy

1. Great Work Life Balance
2. Generous Pay and Benefits
3. Collaborative & Inclusive Culture

About Dominion Energy

I am your warm cup of coffee in the morning and I light your home at night. I am the cool breeze from your A/C on the hottest day in summer, and the red coil that heats your soup pot on a frigid winter’s day. I am sustainable, reliable and affordable.
I am not just any energy… I am Dominion Energy.
We're transforming the way we do business to build a more sustainable future for the planet, our customers, our team and our industry.  We're shaping the future of energy in America.
Join us!

·21,000 employees
·Headquarters: Richmond, VA
·18 states in the US
·100 billion of assets
·Nearly $35 million in charitable contributions
·100,000+ volunteer hours recorded in the community

Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City

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