Kaiser Permanente Manager, Enviromental Health and Safety - Site in San Diego, California

Manages the site environmental health and safety (EH&S) programs which include: hazard identification, evaluation and control, accident/injury prevention, hazardous materials/waste management, emergency preparedness, fire/life safety, ergonomics, industrial hygiene, and environmental regulatory compliance. Manages the daily site operations.

Essential Functions:

  • Manages the daily site operations.

  • Ensures the highest quality of service is provided and is in compliance with federal, state, and local regulatory requirements and established departmental policies and procedures.

  • Manages the sites day to day service standards, staffing, payroll, budgets, fiscal management, and quality improvement.

  • Develops and implements action plans to improve staff development.

  • Resource to staff as service expert.

  • Schedules and assigns staff for shifts and service calls and ensures their competency.

  • Ensures customers receive quality service by reviewing documentation, making site visits, reviewing service plans, conducting/participating in multidisciplinary team conferences, and reviewing customer satisfaction reports.

  • Assists in developing, implementing, and maintaining the departments quality assurance and utilization management programs.

  • Performs needs assessments and arranges for outside contractual services for teams.

  • Serves as a resource for contract services, monitors their quality of service, their compliance with service plan and costs.

  • Monitors the sites budget and researches/explains variances.

  • Identifies opportunities to reduce costs and enhance quality of services.

  • Investigates and resolves customer member concerns regarding service.

Basic Qualifications:


  • Minimum three (3) years of EH&S experience.


  • Bachelor's degree in EH&S, natural science, engineering or related curriculum, OR four (4) years of experience in a directly related field.

  • High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.

License, Certification, Registration

  • N/A.

Additional Requirements:

  • Previous supervisory experience preferred.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of federal, state, and local regulations.

  • Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associated Safety Professional or Hygienist in training designation preferred.


TITLE: Manager, Enviromental Health and Safety - Site

LOCATION: San Diego, California


External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.