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  • Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Alternate Occupation Titles

  • Health Care Facilities Inspector
  • Health Inspector
  • Health Physics Technician
  • Health Safety Manager
  • Health Sanitarian
  • Health and Safety Inspector
  • Health and Safety Manager
  • Health and Safety Technician
  • Health, Safety and Environmental Specialist, Senior
  • Corporate Environmental, Health, and Safety Director
  • Director Employee Safety and Health
  • Environmental Health Inspector
  • Environmental Health Safety Manager
  • Environmental Health Sanitarian
  • Environmental Health Technologist
  • Environmental Health and Safety Manager
  • Environmental Safety and Occupational Health Program Manager
  • Environmental, Health, and Safety EHS Officer
  • Field Health Officer
  • Industrial Safety and Health Specialist
  • Industrial Safety and Health Technician
  • OSHA Inspector (Occupational Safety and Health Administration Inspector)
  • Occupational Health and Safety Specialist
  • Occupational Safety and Health Inspector
  • Public Health Inspector
  • Public Health Service Officer
  • Quality Assurance Senior Director Health, Safety and Environment HS&E
  • Radiological Health Specialist
  • Safety and Health Manager

O*NET-SOC Description

  • Review, evaluate, and analyze work environments and design programs and procedures to control, eliminate, and prevent disease or injury caused by chemical, physical, and biological agents or ergonomic factors. May conduct inspections and enforce adherence to laws and regulations governing the health and safety of individuals. May be employed in the public or private sector. Includes environmental protection officers.


  • Investigate health-related complaints and inspect facilities to ensure that they comply with public health legislation and regulations.
  • Investigate the adequacy of ventilation, exhaust equipment, lighting, or other conditions that could affect employee health, comfort, or performance.
  • Order suspension of activities that pose threats to workers' health or safety.
  • Provide new-employee health and safety orientations and develop materials for these presentations.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Advise communities or institutions regarding health or safety issues.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to plan or provide treatment.
  • Conduct health or safety training programs.
  • Consult with others regarding safe or healthy equipment or facilities.
  • Design public or employee health programs.
  • Prepare healthcare training materials.