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Job Title:  SAFETY SPECIALIST, ELEVATOR

SAFETY SPECIALIST, ELEVATOR - 60029693
Posting Close Date:  N/A
Location: 

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, US, 89102

Requisition Id:  1207

Department: DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY

Division: B&I - INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS DIV 

Business Unit: HR-ENFORCEMENT-INDUSTRIAL SFTY 

Work Type: PERMANENT 

Pay Grade: GRADE 37 

Salary Range: $55,958.40 - $83,394.72

Fulltime/Parttime: Full Time 

 

Recruiter: ADRIAN L FOSTER 

Phone:  702 486-2911 

Email: adrian@admin.nv.gov 

 

 

Position Description

This is a Safety Specialist, Elevator position for the Department of Business and Industry, within the Division of Industrial Relations located in Las Vegas.  Elevator Safety Specialists promote recognized safety practices among businesses covered by State and Federal safety and health laws and regulations.  Incumbent will perform safety inspections of elevator equipment. They will also conduct inspection of elevators, escalators, dumbwaiters, moving walks, personnel hoists, and related equipment. Incumbent may be required to use personal vehicle to conduct State business. Working shifts other than 7:00am to 4:00pm may be required. Working weekends may be required.

 

Incumbents identify or train others to identify safety and health hazards and violations, and recommend reasonable and feasible means of abatement; research specific technology and industry applications using technical references and applicable codes and standards; prepare written reports and/or training materials; make public presentations to promote knowledge of safety issues among the public and industry groups; and maintain current knowledge of new technologies, standards, codes, rules and regulations.

 

To see full Class Specifications visit: http://hr.nv.gov/Resources/ClassSpecs/Class_Specifications-11_0//

 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in engineering or closely related curriculum and two years of experience in the construction, installation, repair, and adjustment of elevators, escalators, moving walks, lifts, hoists, amusement rides or similar equipment; OR Associate's degree in one of the mechanical technologies and three years of experience as described above; OR graduation from high school or equivalent education and four years of experience as described above; OR one year of experience as a Safety Representative, Elevator - DIR in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience as described above. One year of this experience must have involved the inspection of a variety of elevators.

 

The Examination

Application Evaluation Exam

  • The exam will consist of an application and resume evaluation. It is essential that applications/resumes include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.

 

Informational Notes:

  • For the Safety Specialist, a Qualified Elevator Inspector’s (QEI) Certificate is required at the time of application and as a condition of continuing employment. 

 

  • For the Safety Specialist, incumbents must obtain and maintain a State of Nevada Elevator Inspector’s Certificate of Competency within twelve months of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment. 

Special Requirements

  • Stand by/or call back may be required.
  • A valid driver's license or evidence of equivalent mobility is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment.
  • May require work on evenings, weekends, and/or holidays.
  • Travel up to 25% of the time is required.

 

The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.


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