OSH Compliance Program Specialist
Open Until Filled
If you have ever taken a flight from BWI Thurgood Marshall airport renewed your Maryland driver’s license traveled to an Orioles game on the Light Rail embarked on a cruise from the Port of Baltimore received roadside assistance from CHART Emergency Patrol reduced your commute time by using one of Maryland’s toll roads or applied for Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) certification, then you have experienced some of the superb services provided by the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT).
MDOT has various careers for people of all experiences, backgrounds, and abilities who come together to contribute to one mission—connecting our customers to life’s opportunities. Join us in serving our Maryland residents, visitors, and businesses!
An Occupational Safety and Health Program Specialist is the full performance level of work reviewing the work of and providing technical guidance and oversight to compliance officers statewide within the occupational safety and health enforcement program. Employees in this classification provide direction to compliance officers but do not supervise compliance officers. Employees may supervise support staff.
The current vacancy exists at the Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA). The incumbent will report to the Hanover complex in Anne Arundel County, MD, and may be required to travel and work throughout the State.
The eligible list resulting from this recruitment may be used to fill OSH Compliance Program Specialist vacancies throughout the Maryland Department of Transportation.
MDOT offers a generous and competitive benefits package. You can learn about our amazing benefits here: MDOT Benefits
Education: Graduation from an accredited high school or possession of a high school equivalency certificate.
Experience: Four (4) years of experience in the inspection of various workplaces to ensure compliance and enforcement of state and federal occupational safety and health laws, regulations, and standards.
Consideration for employment may be based solely on the contents of your application therefore, it is essential that you provide complete and accurate information. Please include all relevant experience on your application. This includes, but is not limited to, full or part time, volunteer, military, acting capacity, or any other experience that is relevant to the position for which you are applying.
If you have held more than one position at the same employer, please list each position that you held and the length of time that you held each position.
1. Additional experience in the interpretation and application of fire, health or safety regulations and the preparation of narrative reports documenting factual findings of inspections or investigations may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for the required education.
2. Thirty semester credit hours to include twelve credit hours in construction, engineering, fire, manufacturing or occupational safety and health technologies may be substituted for one year of the required experience.