Corporate Safety Support Specialist #29205

The Davey Tree Expert Company

The Davey Tree Expert Company

Kent, OH, 44240 , Kent , OH - 44240

Job Description

Requisition Number: 29205  
Company Name: The Davey Tree Expert Company 
Service Line: 1COR - Kent-Corporate 
Employment Type: Regular 
Job Type: Full Time 
Education Level Required: Associates 
Work Experience Required: Less than 1 year 
Travel Expectations: Up to 50% 


Department:                               Corporate Safety

Job Title:                                    Corporate Safety Support Specialist             


Job Overview

A corporate-wide “entry level” position, with growth opportunity; that is responsible for providing safety research, technical support, and training necessary to create and maintain a safe work environment to the Davey Tree Expert Company and all subsidiaries.


The position in the Corporate Safety Department, reports directly to the Safety Manager, who in turn reports directly to the Vice President of Corporate Safety.


Major Functions

  • Review and update policies and programs
  • Develop and/or revise safety outreach materials content and delivery mediums for employee and management safety education and engagement
  • Data analysis
  • Support Regional Safety Specialists and Territories Supervision/Managers
  • Research, interpret and communicate OSHA (Federal and State Plan States) safety regulations, Company processes and procedures, or other regulations as required
  • Conduct or assist with investigation of work related incidents
  • Assist with resolution of OSHA safety issues
  • Support bid package development for safety related data
  • Research and identify safety related material, equipment and supplies
  • Assist with coordinating and facilitating training events
  • Other tasks as assigned


Minimum Qualifications

  • Associates Degree in Occupational Health and Safety or related field required, Bachelor’s degree or ability to attain is desired
  • Evidence of strong communications skills (verbal and written), Spanish language/culture skills are desirable
  • Evidence of strong interpersonal skills
  • Evidence of analytical ability
  • Experience with independent problem-solving
  • Valid Driver’s License, good driving record, and insurability
  • Experience in positions requiring detail-orientation
  • Can multi-task different projects for multiple staff members within time constraints
  • Ability to work in both office administrative and outdoor field operations environment
  • Works well under time pressure
  • Experience with computer information systems and Microsoft® applications (Excel®, Word®, PowerPoint®, Outlook®), desktop publishing, etc.
  • Ability to routinely travel locally and away from home
  • Alcohol/Drug Free Workplace


Contact for more information:

Timothy Walsh, CTSP | Safety Manager

The Davey Tree Expert Company | Corporate Safety Department

1500 North Mantua St., Kent, Ohio 44240

P: 330.673.9515 x8409




The Davey Tree Expert Company has U.S. and Canadian operations in more than 47 states and five provinces and provides a variety of tree care, grounds maintenance and consulting services for the residential, utility, commercial, and government markets. Founded in 1880, Davey has been employee-owned for 35 years and has more than 8,000 employees who provide Proven Solutions for a Growing World. For more information, visit

If you need any assistance at any time please contact us at 1-800-445-8733 ext. 1108 or at