Newport (TN) Utilities has an immediate opening for an Occupational Safety/Health/Security Technician. The OSH&S Technician will be responsible for assessing operations of NU crews in the field for safety, health, environmental and regulatory compliance. This position may regularly conduct classroom and technical training for all job classifications within NU.  This position will also provide direction, as appropriate, to field crews to ensure that they are following proper procedures to prevent accidents and reduce risk of injury. This position will be required to document safety activity and recommend corrective measures, training and resources to improve safety performance. This position will be required to perform security inspections of all NU facilities to ensure that protective security measures are maintained and operating correctly. Minimum: associates degree in a related field and five years of related experience.  Previous experience with safety related position in either electrical, gas, water or waste water distribution preferred. OSHA 30-hour course certification preferred.  Previous experience with Workers Compensation administration a plus. Proficiency with Microsoft Office products required. Must possess and maintain a valid TN driver’s license.  Excellent benefit package and salary commensurate with qualifications.  Complete job description and application available at or at 170 Cope Blvd., Newport, TN.    Please submit resume and application to:  NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE; EEO/M/F.

Post expires at 11:59pm on Sunday April 29th, 2018