The Modesto Irrigation District is currently recruiting to fill one full-time regular position to plan, coordinate, implement, and enforce the District's accident prevention and safety program; provide training to employees; ensure compliance with all Federal and State industrial safety codes, regulations, and standards. This position must demonstrate a high degree of proficiency in analyzing a wide variety of technical and complex safety issues that have District wide implications.
Any Qualified Individual May Apply. This is an exempt position and is part of the Professional and Supervisory Bargaining Unit. The list established as a result of this recruitment may be used to fill other Safety Officer vacancies within the District that may occur through June 9, 2018.
For a detailed job description and application, please visit www.mid.org/careers. The Modesto Irrigation District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Any combination of education, experience, knowledge and abilities may satisfy the necessary minimum qualifications. A typical way to obtain the education, experience, knowledge and abilities would be:
Education: High school diploma or equivalent. Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in industrial hygiene, safety engineering, occupational health/safety, or a directly related field. Additional years of qualifying experience may be substituted for up to two years of the required education on a year-for-year basis.
Experience: Five years of progressively responsible professional experience developing and implementing industrial safety programs. Experience in an irrigation or electric utility is preferred.
The Modesto Irrigation District (MID), located in California’s Central Valley, provides electric and irrigation and treats surface water for drinking. MID is an independent, publicly owned utility. We provide benefits that include community ownership, control by a locally elected Board of Directors, and business operation on a not-for-profit basis. MID is committed to providing reliable service at... the lowest cost possible.MID's electric service area (PDF) includes the greater Modesto area (north of the Tuolumne River, Waterford, Salida, Mountain House (Northwest of Tracy) and parts of Ripon, Escalon, Oakdale and Riverbank.MissionMID will provide electric, irrigation and domestic water services for its customers, delivering the highest value at the lowest cost possible through teamwork, technology, innovation and commitment.Our VisionMID will be the preferred electric and water utility for existing and potential customers by exceeding their expectations.Key Dates Established, July 1887 Irrigation water in the canals, 1904 Electric service, 1923 Waterford Irrigation District merger, 1978 Modesto Regional Water Treatment Plant,1994