The OSHA Training Center at Chabot-Las Positas Community College District, the only authorized OSHA Training Institute Education Center in Northern California, has launched a search for an Assistant Director to spearhead the expansion of its workplace safety and health programs. In this high profile management position the Assistant Director performs a wide variety of program oversight and project management activities, including managing the day to day operations of the OSHA Training Center, overseeing the implementation and delivery of authorized OSHA safety and health courses and services, working with businesses and governmental agencies to create new programs and opportunities, and partnering with colleges and universities in California, Arizona, Nevada, and Hawaii to incorporate OSHA classes into their curriculum.

The Assistant Director will play a pivotal role in the growth and expansion of this important workplace safety and health education resource. The position requires not only an experienced manager with a solid background in workplace safety, federal OSHA standards and Cal/OSHA regulations, but, more importantly, a systems thinker and someone with the vision to help fulfill the OSHA Training Center’s potential as a vital regional safety center.

Candidates for the Assistant Director opening are required to have:

  • a Bachelor’s degree or higher in a related subject area, preferably in a health and safety discipline;
  • a minimum of three years of professional experience in workplace safety and health, including working with OSHA and/or Cal/OSHA requirements;
  • an understanding of adult learning principles and experience as an instructor and/or curriculum developer;
  • experience with program management andoversight, project management, and sales and marketing of services;
  • experience with budgeting, fiscal research and report preparation;
  • or an equivalent combination of education and experience which demonstrates the required knowledge and skills.

The ideal candidate will be a highly effective communicator with a keen understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, ethnic and cultural backgrounds of the staff and clients of the OSHA Training Center.

The annual salary range for the Assistant Director of the OSHA Training Center is $90,853 – $107,899, depending on qualifications. Application package required for the position must be received no later than September 1, 2014, with a projected start date of November 1, 2014.

The new Assistant Director of the OSHA Training Center at Chabot-Las Positas Community College District will have a unique opportunity to manage, develop and grow one of the top performing OSHA Training Institute Education Centers in the U.S. For a complete job description and information on the application process, please visit the CLPCCD Employment Opportunities Site and click on the View Positions tab in the left column.

About the OSHA Training Center

The OSHA Training Center at Chabot-Las Positas Community College District offers high quality Occupational Safety & Health Administration standards-based training for construction, maritime and general industry at its Center in Dublin, California, as well as locations throughout California, Arizona, Nevada, Hawaii and Guam. Programs offered include OSHA safety standards, Outreach Trainer courses, Cal/OSHA standards curriculum, environmental courses and customized onsite safety training. For more information, including a complete course schedule, visit the OSHA Training Center website or call (866) 936-OSHA (6742).