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Sierra Nevada Corporation | SNC Sierra Nevada Corporation | SNC

Safety Specialist II

  •  Posted 12 Days Ago
  •   Full time
  •  Englewood, CO
  •  R0008602


  • Demonstrate professional and a high-degree of technical competency in the field of aviation safety, mishap prevention, and accident investigation
  • Highly technical safety position requiring a very detail oriented individual who works well independently or in groups
  • Position requires a highly motivated self-starter willing to work in a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision
  • Job requires oversight for all matters related to aviation and ground safety, occupational health, and environmental compliance
  • Must be able to plan, implement, and coordinate safety and environmental programs in accordance with written regulations, procedures, and policies
  • Must be able to identify safety and environmental hazards, risks, and promote the reduction or elimination of potentially hazardous conditions that may lead to accidents, occupational injuries, illnesses, deaths, and safety-related financial losses
  • Maintain hazardous material and hazardous waste compliance
  • Inspect facilities for OSHA, DCMA & SNC specific process/regulatory compliance
  • Provides instruction to work leaders and employees covering a variety of standard, aviation, general safety, environmental and occupational health subjects including best safety work practices
  • Assist in preforming Root Cause Analysis to support corrective action processes
  • Conducts safety audits, fire extinguisher inspections, and inspections of all first aid kits and other safety related equipment
  • Must remain calm and be the voice of reason in stressful situations
  • Must be and will be flexible and able to change directions with the needs of the work environment and take-on additional responsibilities based on operational needs
  • Conducts other tasks as identified by the Safety Manager


  • Punctuality to work each day and prepared to work scheduled work hours
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Responsible for thoughtful adherence to all SNC Policies, Procedures, and Compliance regulations(internal and external)


  • Minimum physical requirements to perform all duties and responsibilities, as defined by management

SNC job descriptions are meant as summarization only. They do not necessarily reflect all duties and responsibilities of a position.


  • Require a BA/BS in Related Field.  Relevant work experience may substitute for required education
  • 3+ years of related experience
  • Aviation experience required
  • Knowledge in the technical field of aviation safety and accident prevention and experience in use of FAA, DCMA, or OSHA documentation is required
  • Experience dealing with safety and environment laws, rules, and regulations
  • OSHA 1910 – General Industry
  • OSHA – 30 hour
  • Fire Protection & AARF knowledge
  • DCMA – Instruction 8210.1
  • Ergonomics



  • This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret U.S. Security Clearance. U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance for employment. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance.  The Department of Defense Consolidated Adjudications Facility (DoD CAF), a federal government agency, handles the adjudicative aspects of the security clearance eligibility process for industry applicants. Adjudicative factors which affect the outcome of the eligibility determination include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and illegal drug use.