Environmental, Health and Safety Director

CORE Electric Cooperative is a member-owned electric utility cooperative that serves more than 160,000 customers in a 5,000-square-mile area along Colorado’s Front Range. We offer competitive salaries, state-of-the-art equipment and facilities, and a friendly, relaxed culture with the opportunity to grow personally and professionally.

Join the dedicated employees who have been providing Colorado’s Front Range with electrical service since 1938.

POSITION: Environmental, Health and Safety Director

SALARY: ($150,396 – $183,348)

QUALIFICATIONS: Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental or Occupational Health and Safety, Business Administration, or related degree is required. Directly related experience may substitute for education. Fifteen years experience in the electric utility industry; five years of safety program supervisory or leadership experience required. Must possess a comprehensive knowledge of safety, accident and loss prevention, safety equipment, training methods, industrial hygiene practices and possess a Certified Safety Professional certification (CSP).

BASIC DUTIES: Responsible to the Chief Operating Officer, the Environmental, Health and Safety Director (EHS Director) is responsible for leadership of a comprehensive organization-wide safety and technical training program, ensuring a safe work environment for all employees, and positively guiding CORE to high engagement in a strong safety culture. The position is responsible for the design, implementation, and coordination of all programs related to CORE’s safety and compliance activities and directly supervises the Safety Inspector(s) and safety support staff.

The complete job description is available for your review in Human Resources, please contact Kanisha Stone, Human Resources, kstone@core.coop.

LOCATION: Sedalia, CO

Posting No. 2021-74

If interested, please send your résumé to Human Resources, hr@core.coop, and signify your interest by submitting a cover letter.

CORE provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

CORE Electric Cooperative believes in strength in diversity.

CORE Electric Cooperative is an equal opportunity employer.

CORE does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or any other status protected by law or regulation. All qualified candidates are given equal opportunity and selection decisions are based on job-related factors.