Health And Safety Officer

Health And Safety Officer Resume Keywords and Skills (Hard Skills)

Here are the keywords and skills that appear most frequently on recent Health And Safety Officer job postings. In other words, these are the most sought after skills by recruiters and hiring managers. Go to Sample Templates ↓ below to see how to include them on your resume.

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  • Risk Assessment
  • Safety Management Systems
  • Occupational Health
  • Construction Safety
  • Health & Safety
  • Accident Investigation
  • Inspection
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  • Industrial Safety
  • Fire Safety
  • Workplace Safety
  • Environment, Health, and Safety (EHS)
  • Safety Training
  • First Aid
  • Incident Investigation
  • Construction
  • ISO 14001
  • Hazard Analysis
  • Teaching
  • Hazard Identification
  • IOSH
  • Auditing
  • Manual Handling

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Resume Skills: Safety Assessment

  • Risk Assessment
  • Job Hazard Analysis
  • Safety Inspections
  • Incident Investigations
  • Safety Audits
  • Safety Training Programs
  • OSHA regulations
  • ISO 45001
  • ISO 14001
  • Safety Inspection
  • Hazardous Waste Management
  • Environmental Auditing
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Resume Skills: Health and Safety Standards

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Resume Skills: Compliance Regulations

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Resume Skills: Emergency Response

Resume Skills: Training & Communication

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Your Name
Health And Safety Coordinator
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded March 2020 - Present
Health and Safety Coordinator
Upgraded Safety Management Systems, resulting in 30% less workplace accidents
Seamlessly integrated HR Software to track personnel safety compliances, reducing manual hours by 40%
Conducted comprehensive Risk Assessment for operational processes, mitigating risks by 35%
Led Incident Investigation efforts reducing potential hazards by 45%
Developed and enforced Behavior Based Safety guidelines, improving overall safety practices by 25% January 2017 - February 2020
Safety Training Officer
Implemented enhanced training modules in Industrial Safety, reducing accident rates by 15%
Took charge of leading a team of five on Accident Investigation, reducing the incidence rate by 20%
Increased staff participation in Workplace Safety training by 50% through engaging presentations and workshops
Construction Safety Global June 2016 - December 2016
Hazard Recognition Officer
Identified and eliminated potential risks, resulting in a 10% improvement in safety measures
Assisted in Hazard Analysis, contributing to hazard reduction by 15%
Resume Worded University January 2017 - December 2018
Master of Science in Occupational Safety and Health
Concentration in Construction Safety Management
Resume Worded Institute April 2016
Certified Safety Professional (CSP)
Special focus on construction and industrial safety
Safety Compliance: OSHA standards, EPA regulations, Workplace Safety Inspections, Fire Safety Regulations, Construction Safety Regulations, Hazardous Materials Handling
Safety Training Skills: Safety Training Development, Train-the-Trainer Programs, Incident Investigations, Ergonomic Assessments, Hazard Communication
Risk Management: Risk Assessments, Safety Audits, Safety Policy Development, Safety Documentation, Incident Reporting, Accident Investigation
Technical Tools: Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, Safety Management Software (iAuditor, Intelex), Incident Management Systems, Fire Safety Systems
Certifications: Certified Industrial Hygiene Management (CIHM) - March 2020, Associate Safety Professional (ASP) - May 2016
Leadership & Volunteering: Board Member, National Safety Council - June 2017 to Present, Volunteer Safety Advisor, Habitat for Humanity - February 2017 to December 2018
Professional Development: Active member of American Society of Safety Professionals, Attendee of the annual Construction Safety Conference (2015-2020)
Projects: Implemented company-wide safety improvement project that resulted in a 40% reduction in safety incidents at
Your Name
Safety Officer
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded July 2019 - Present
Safety Officer
Oversaw Environment, Health, and Safety (EHS) regulations compliance, improving adherence by 30%
Directed workplace safety initiatives, reducing accident rates by 20%
Designed a specialized training program, increasing staff knowledge on Industrial Hygiene by 80%
Boosted efficiency of inspection process by 25% through use of advanced assessment tools
Conducted stringent ergonomics studies leading to an improvement of working conditions by 35% November 2016 - June 2019
Safety Inspector
Achieved 100% compliance to OSHA standards, significantly reducing the risk of regulatory penalties
Conducted rigorous safety inspections, leading to a 15% improvement in hazard recognition and mitigation
Coordinated successful drills and safety training, improving staff responsiveness during emergencies by 50%
Industrial Safety Inc. August 2015 - October 2016
Safety Coordinator
Implemented key safety measures that resulted in a 10% decrease in workplace accidents
Utilized HR software to streamline safety compliance and training modules, saving 20 hours of manual work per week
Resume Worded Institute December 2019
Certified Safety Professional (CSP)
Completed alongside full-time employment
Resume Worded University May 2015
Bachelor of Science in Occupational Safety and Health
Specialized modules in Industrial Hazards, Safety Regulations and Fire Safety Management
Awards: RWU Safety and Health Excellence Recipient (Top 5% of class)
Safety Standards: OSHA, ANSI, NFPA, EPA
Safety Tools: MSDSonline, IndustrySafe, Dakota Auditor, Intellex
Software Proficiency: Microsoft Office Suite, AutoCAD, Google Docs, iAuditor
First Aid: CPR, AED, Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Certifications: Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH), Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM)
Leadership & Volunteering: Safety Committee Representative at, Volunteer at occupational health conferences yearly
Projects: Developed companywide safety training program at Industrial Safety Inc., led implementation of safety protocols at Resume Worded
Your Name
Safety Manager
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded October 2021 - Present
Safety Manager
Managed and improved the company's Accident Investigation process, reducing the severity of incidents by 40%
Implemented HR Strategy for risk management leading to a reduction in accident frequency rate by 35%
Initiated behavior-based safety program leading to 25% improvement in safety practices
Orchestrated comprehensive hazard analysis, reducing the risk of potential hazards by 60%
Improve safety training participation rates by 50%, resulting in a more skilled and compliant workforce February 2015 - September 2021
Senior Safety Specialist
Integrated ergonomic practices, resulting in a 20% improvement in worker comfort and productivity
Strengthened emergency response procedures, leading to a 30% faster response to incidents
Initiated an innovative Safety Management System, reducing injury frequency rates by 15%
Hazard Rescue Corp. June 2013 - January 2015
Safety Analyst
Participated in incident investigations to identify root causes and preventive measures, contributing to a 10% reduction in accidents
Collaborated on risk assessment projects, aiding in reducing incident frequency by 5%
Resume Worded Institute May 2009
Master's in Occupational Health & Safety Management
Completed with Distinction (Top 10% of the class)
Resume Worded University June 2006
Bachelor of Science - Environmental Safety
Focus on workplace hazard control and ergonomics
Awarded Resume Worded Academic Excellence (Top 5%)
Safety Management: Risk Assessment, Hazard Analysis, Safety Inspection, Incident Investigation, Job Safety Analysis, Safety Training & Skills Development, Compliance Audits
Industry Standards: OSHA, EPA, DOT, ANSI, ISO 45001
Software: MS Office Suite, iAuditor, SafetySync, People-Trak HR, AutoCAD
Other Skills: First Aid/CPR Certified, Ergonomic Assessment, Environmental Impact Assessment
Certifications: Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Associate Risk Manager (ARM) Certification, Advanced Safety Certificate
Awards & Recognition: Safety Leadership Award - (2018), Rising Star in Safety Management – Hazard Rescue Corp. (2014)
Volunteering: American Society of Safety Professionals – Volunteered as Safety Consultant for numerous non-profit events
Professional Affiliations: Member, National Safety Council, Member, Board of Certified Safety Professionals
Your Name
Health Safety Environment Advisor
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded March 2018 - Present
Senior Health Safety Environment Advisor
Implemented ISO 14001 systems, leading to a 25% reduction in environmental breaches annually
Conducted rigorous OHSAS 18001 audits, resulting in improved safety scores by 30% over 2 years
Championed risk assessments & safety management systems, preventing over 100 potential work-related incidents
Led continuous improvement programs in environmental compliance, reducing waste production by 35%
Motivated team to drive sustainable development goals, resulting in a 40% increase in environment-friendly initiatives
Chevron December 2015 - February 2018
Health Safety Environment Analyst
Promoted safety awareness hence reducing incidents in the oil & gas sector by 20%
Utilized Environmental Impact Assessment for projects, minimizing negative impacts by 18%
Established and managed Quality Management Systems, successfully achieving ISO 9001 certification January 2012 - November 2015
Environment Health Safety Trainee
Assisted in Environmental Compliance projects, improving compliance rates by 15%
Participated in waste management programs, contributing to a 10% reduction in landfill waste
Contributed to Occupational Health projects, leading to improved workforce health index by 8%
Resume Worded University June 2016
Master of Science - Environmental Health and Safety
Coursework involved Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology, Hazardous Materials Management, and Safety Engineering
Resume Worded Institute May 2011
Bachelor of Science - Environmental Science
Minor in Chemistry
Awarded the Environmental Leadership Scholarship
Health and Safety Regulations: OSHA Compliance, EPA Compliance, Risk Management Plan (RMP), Safety Management Systems(SMS)
Materials and Equipment: Hazardous Waste Management, Noise Monitoring Equipment, Air Sampling Equipment, Industrial Hygiene Sampling
Software: Microsoft Office Suite(Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), AutoCAD, SAP, GIS Systems
Training and Communication: Incident Response, First Aid/CPR-trained, Clear Communication (Written and Oral), Environmental Awareness Training
Certifications: Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH)
Leadership & Volunteering: Safety Committee Chair at Chevron, Volunteer at Local Environmental Clean-Up Drives
Awards: Safety Leadership Award at Resume Worded, Excellence in Environmental Management Award at Chevron
Your Name
Environmental Compliance Officer
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded May 2016 - Present
Senior Environmental Compliance Officer
Authored new waste management policies, leading to a 50% improvement in recycling benchmarks
Involvement in project management led to successful completion of 5 environmental projects annually
Ensured sustainable development practices, leading to company recognition as a green organisation
Conducted frequent Quality System audits, facilitating compliance with ISO 9001 standards
Advanced environmental awareness initiatives, resulting in 30% reduction in energy use campus-wide
Intel February 2013 - April 2016
Environment, Health and Safety Specialist
Completed accurate environmental impact assessments for 14 projects, ensuring optimal compliance
Enhanced safety protocols, successfully reducing workspace accidents by 35%
Spearheaded continuous improvement efforts leading to a $500k annual costs saving August 2010 - January 2013
Environmental Management Intern
Assisted with implementation of ISO 14001, improving environmental management by 10%
Contributed to auditing process, helping company meet safety management system standards
Resume Worded Academic Center May 2015
Certified Environmental Safety and Health Manager (CESHM)
Specialized courses in environmental regulations and laws
Resume Worded University May 2010
Master of Science in Environmental Management
Outstanding Graduate Student Award for academic excellence and leadership in the environmental management program
Environmental Risk Assessment: Ecological Impact Assessment, Environmental Auditing, Natural Resources Damage Assessment
Compliance and Regulation: NEPA, ISO 14001, EPA, OSHA, RCRA, CAA, CWA, TSCA
Data Analysis & Reporting Tools: GINT, gINT Logs, gINT Professional Plus, Visual MODFLOW, MIKE URBAN, CORMIX
Project Management Tools: Microsoft Project, Smartsheet, Trello, Asana, Slack
Certifications: Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH)
Publications: Co-authored 'Implementing Environmental Compliance Management Systems: A Case Study' published in Environmental Science & Technology journal
Volunteering: Environmental Conservation Volunteer at National Parks Foundation
Professional Membership: Active member of the American Society of Safety Engineers and the American Industrial Hygiene Association
Your Name
Health And Safety Officer
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded January 2022 - Present
Senior Health and Safety Officer
Steered adherence to Occupational Health, Safety Management Systems, and Risk Assessment measures enterprise-wide, reducing safety incidents by 35% within the first year.
Identified and analyzed hazards utilizing NEBOSH, resulting in the decrease of workplace accidents by 25%.
Implemented training for Work Safety, Fire Safety, and First Aid for all employees, leading to a 50% increase in staff safety awareness and preparedness.
Bristol-Myers Squibb May 2019 - December 2021
Health and Safety Officer
Introduced an enhanced safety management system across the company, improving adherence to regulations by 30%.
Spearheaded and managed a comprehensive Accident Investigation and Incident Investigation framework that saw a 20% decline in safety-related incidents.
Conducted Health & Safety inspections reducing major safety infractions by 35%.
Honeywell June 2018 - April 2019
Assistant Health and Safety Officer
Participated in a team to conduct safety risk assessments using Hazard Analysis, reducing risks by 25%
Contributed to the drafting of industrial safety procedures, improving worker compliance by 30%.
Resume Worded University June 2018
Master's in Occupational Health and Safety
Award: School of Safety Sciences Merit Award, 2018
Resume Worded University May 2016
Bachelor of Science in Environmental Health
Courses: Industrial Safety and Hygiene, Environmental Risk Analysis
Safety Technology: Safety Inspection Systems, Risk Assessment software (FINE), Fire Safety Management
Health and Safety Standards: OSHA, HSE regulations, ISO 45001 Standards
Additional Skills: Hazard Identification, Accident Investigation, Emergency Response Planning, Safety Training and Education, First Aid Certified
Certification: Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Board of Certified Safety Professionals
Certification: Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH), American Board of Industrial Hygiene
Leadership & Volunteering: Health and Safety Welfare Committee (Chair), 2019-present
Projects: Development and Implementation of Company-wide Safety Training Program
Your Name
Health and Safety Specialist
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded March 2022 - Present
Senior Health and Safety Specialist
Established a preventive culture using IOSH principles, leading to a decrease in accidents by 40%
Spearheaded Environment, Health, and Safety (EHS) initiatives through inspections and audits, leading to the reduction of safety non-compliance by 30%
Instructed First Aid courses and safety training for staff, resulting in enhanced awareness and readiness.
Increased staff productivity by 35% by fostering a safer workplace environment using Industrial Safety methodologies.
Johnson & Johnson December 2019 - February 2022
Health and Safety Specialist
Assisted in implementing an ISO 14001 compliant Environmental Management System, contributing to a 20% reduction in environmental incidents.
Played a key role in construction safety operations, reducing accidents on-site by 25%.
Participated in hazard identification processes leading to a safer work environment. November 2018 - November 2019
Junior Health and Safety Specialist
Contributed to risk assessment by identifying potential hazards, reducing potential hazards by 25%
Assisted in drafting safety procedures, thereby increasing staff compliance by 20%
Resume Worded Institute October 2018
Master of Health Safety & Environment
3.9 GPA and awarded Top Graduate of the Year
Resume Worded University May 2016
Bachelor of Science in Occupational Safety & Health
Emphasis On Emergency Management
Awards: Project on Occupational Safety Presentation Winner
Health and Safety Compliance: OSHA regulations, ISO 45001, ISO 14001, Risk Assessment, Safety Inspection, Hazardous Waste Management, Environmental Auditing
Software: MS Office, SAP EHS, Gensuite, Intelex, Tableau (Intermediate level)
Emergency Response: Fire Safety, First Aid, CPR (Certified), Emergency Evacuation Planning
Training & Communication: EHS Training, Safety Inductions, Toolbox Talks, Report Writing, Interpersonal Communication, Safety Presentations
Certifications: Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Associate Safety Professional (ASP), Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM)
Leadership & Volunteering: American Society of Safety Professionals (Member and Event Organizer), Volunteer at Local Fire Department
Awards: Safety Leadership Award (2020) by National Safety Council, 'Safety First' Award at Johnson & Johnson (2019)
Continuous Learning: Courses completed: Disaster Management, Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP), Manual Handling Training
Your Name
Occupational Health and Safety Officer
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
EXPERIENCE April 2022 - Present
Lead Occupational Health and Safety Officer
Led compliance with Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems, decreasing accidents by 30%
Implemented a Safety Training program which increased staff safety awareness by 45%
Spearheaded Accident Investigation processes leading to a reduction in repeat incidents by 25%
Implemented NEBOSH standards as part of EHS efforts, reducing workplace injuries by 20%
Applied ISO 14001 standards in Environmental Management Systems, leading to a 15% cut in environmental impacts.
Reckitt Benckiser Group June 2020 - March 2022
Occupational Health and Safety Officer
Implemented Workplace Safety protocols, leading to reduction in injuries by 25%
Participated in the instruction of First Aid courses, raising staff preparedness and safety awareness.
Contributed to a team conducting Hazard Analysis, reducing workplace risks by 10%.
3M March 2019 - May 2020
Junior Occupational Health and Safety Officer
Assisted in hazard identification processes, reducing risk factors by 20%
Participated in the drafting of robust safety procedures, improving industrial worker compliance by 15%
Resume Worded University August 2014
Master's in Occupational Health and Safety Management
Specialization in Industrial Safety Management
Resume Worded Institute June 2018
Certified Safety Professional (CSP)
Awarded certification while working with 3M, studied as a part-time
Compliance Regulations: OSHA standards, Fire codes, Industrial Hygiene, Industrial Ergonomics, Hazard Communication standards, Emergency Management standards
Safety Assessment: Risk Assessment, Job Hazard Analysis, Safety Inspections, Incident Investigations, Safety Audits, Safety Training Programs
Technical Proficiency: Microsoft Office, Safety Management Software (iAuditor, Gensuite), AutoCAD, ProcessMap, Familiarity with EHS Management Systems
Languages: English (Native), Spanish (Conversational), French (Basic)
Certifications: Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) (2019), Graduate Safety Practitioner (GSP) (2017)
Leadership & Volunteering: Volunter at SafeWork Campaigns, Organized Safety Training Sessions at Reckitt Benckiser Group
Projects: Implementation of company-wide safety protocols at, Reduced workplace incidents by 20% at Reckitt Benckiser Group
Publications & Presentations: Authored articles on workplace safety for industry publications, Presented at national conventions on effective safety management

How do I add skills to a Health And Safety Officer resume?

Review the job posting closely.

Go through the Health And Safety Officer posting you're applying to, and identify hard skills the company is looking for. For example, skills like Risk Assessment, Construction Safety and NEBOSH are possible skills. These are skills you should try to include on your resume.

Add industry skills like Occupational Health and Health & Safety.

Add other common skills from your industry - such as Accident Investigation, Inspection and Safety Management Systems - into your resume if they're relevant.

Add skills into your work experience.

Incorporate skills - like Construction, Safety Training and Manual Handling - into your work experience too. This shows hiring managers that you have practical experience with these tools, techniques and skills.

Emphasize accomplishments that involved a team.

Teamwork is a common competency hiring managers look for, particularly for Health And Safety Officer roles, so include at least 1-2 examples of accomplishments that involved leading a team, or collaborating with others to complete a project.

Emphasize your administrative skills.

Recruiters look for administrative skills on your Health And Safety Officer, so highlight your experience with key administrative functions, like organizing workshops or communicating with customers and employees.

Use the exact job title.

Try to add the exact job title, Health And Safety Officer, somewhere into your resume to get past resume screeners. See the infographic for how to do this.

Word Cloud for Health And Safety Officer Skills & Keywords

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Top Health And Safety Officer Skills and Keywords to Include On Your Resume

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  • Risk Assessment
  • Safety Management Systems
  • Occupational Health
  • Construction Safety
  • Health & Safety
  • Accident Investigation
  • Inspection

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