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Join PreScience!

We are hiring a Safety Officer!

Position: Safety Officer

Service Sector: Transportation

Location: Aliso Viejo,CA and Oakland, CA

Job Summary

Safety Officer’s primary responsibility will be to provide support to PreScience’s operations in achieving Safety, Health & Environment (SH&E) goals and objectives in compliance with regulatory requirements. This is a part-time (PT) to full-time (FT) variable position.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Assists the corporation to meet regulatory requirements relating to specific SH&E obligations

  • Update and amend as necessary, PreScience Injury and Illness Prevention Plan (IIPP)

  • Perform Job Hazard Analyses (JHA) and Project-specific Safety Plans (PSSPs) in accordance with Client Service Agreements

  • Based on JHA and PSSP, identify and facilitate training for PreScience personnel prior to or during assignment

  • Assist the Resident Engineer in reviewing Contractor’s Safety Plans to ensure conformance with Client safety and government regulatory requirements and standards

  • Periodic review and oversight of Contractor’s field operations on-site, identify potential safety hazards and/or violations

  • Conduct safety orientation/review meetings and provide toolbox safety meeting content for tailgate safety meetings

  • Document and follow-up to ensure that all necessary safety violations are adequately addressed and corrected

  • Prepare periodic safety audit reports

  • Investigate any ‘near-misses’, lost time or safety incidents, document the facts, and propose preventative actions

  • Facilitate provision of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to personnel during on-boarding and throughout assignment

Minimum Qualifications

  • B.A./B.S. plus 5 years of related experience as Safety Officer or demonstrated equivalency

  • OSHA-30 certification

  • Transportation construction experience

  • Knowledge of Cal-OSHA and federal OSHA regulations

Preferred Qualifications

  • CHST or CSP certification

  • OSHA – Authorized Trainer

  • Good communication and presentation skills (oral and written)

  • Knowledge of MS Office Suite


If you are interested in this position, please email your resume and a cover letter to

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