The role of the Safety Coordinator is to deploy the safety policy of a company regardless of its size or sector of activity. The coordinator’s objectives are:
safety and physical and mental health of employees,
control of the impact of the company's activity on the environment,
compliance with internal, external and regulatory requirements.
The position of Safety Coordinator can be ensured by promoting specially trained site technicians (or senior technicians) who first have a good knowledge of their company (activity, issues, risks).
Most often training or diplomas of Bac+2 or Bac+3 are required in the areas of prevention or the technical sector corresponding to the company:
Health, Safety & Environment DUT (University technological diploma)
Professional license (Bac+3) specializing in the fields of hygiene, safety & the environment
University diplomas in production & quality management
Level III certified title of safety & environment coordinator
Part of the activity is administrative: recordings of reports, visit reports, keeping of safety results, etc.
A significant part is carried out in the field, in contact with operators and their local supervision: in offices, in workshops, or on construction sites.
The Safety Coordinator is required to work with external contributors such as:
Occupational Health and Safety Department
Prevention organizations: CRAM ...
Specific requirements:• Be organized