Safety Director

$67,000 - $85,000*

Safety directors are responsible for analyzing, designing, and implementing policies and procedures to make a workplace safe for employees. This includes making work environments more comfortable for employees by designing safe work spaces, thereby decreasing absenteeism and injuries while also increasing employee productivity.

Other responsibilities include keeping track of machine inspections and making sure procedures are in compliance with state and federal laws.

Key Skills

This job is ideal for someone who is:

  • Analytical
  • Attentive to detail
  • An excellent communicator
  • Able to multitask
  • An effective leader

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, construction or other relevant field
  • Previous work experience

Typical Benefits (may vary)

  • Health insurance
  • Dental coverage
  • Paid holidays and vacation
  • Paid sick days
  • 401(k)

Average Annual Base Compensation*

  • $67,000 to $85,000

*2018 SMACNA Financial Survey. Ranges based on compensation data across geographic locations. Salary and benefit information should be used as a guide. Actual compensation is influenced by location, company, and experience and benefits can vary.

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