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Southern California Edison Advisor Contractor Safety in Fontana, California

Job Description

Join the Clean Energy Revolution

Become a Contractor Safety Advisor at Southern California Edison (SCE) and build a better tomorrow. In this job, you will work in cross-functional development teams to further enhance the Contractor Safety program. The selected candidate will work to continuously reduce and eliminate risks to the workforce by increasing oversight and collaboration with contractors.

As an Advisor , your work will help power our planet, reduce carbon emissions and create cleaner air for everyone. Are you ready to take on the challenge to help us build the future?

A day in the life - Get ready to think big, work smart and shine brightly!

  • Work within Contractor Safety Management Program for the enterprise and provide strategic direction to improve contractor safety performance.

  • Manage complicated relationships and conversations with the contractors in Transmission, Distribution, Vegetation management, civil and helicopter operations.

  • Lead and drive a cross-functional organization across the enterprise and external parties (i.e. vendors, other utilities and regulators) to improve contractor safety.

  • Research and evaluate Contractor Safety Management Program’s impact to the organization and continually look for opportunities of improvement; implement an innovative and strategic approach in driving these changes to reduce serious injuries.

  • Evaluate contractor incidents and observations and determine strategies to proactively improve performance.

  • Assure departmental collaboration and partner with related areas, (i.e. cause evaluators, safety advisors, environmental leads, and industrial hygienists).

  • Provide consultative services to all levels of management and safety professionals within the various SCE Organizational Units (OUs) as well as external parties (i.e. vendors, other utilities and regulators)

  • Oversee and administer field reviews of contractor safety in collaborations with OUs and contractors.

  • Ensure effective implementation of safety projects, programs and initiatives.

  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.


The essentials

  • Seven years of experience in field construction, maintenance, or operation-related transmission, substation, distribution, vegetation management and/or experience related to industrial safety and/or contractor safety.

  • Two years of experience assuring safe work practices with contractor work forces.

The preferred

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Business, technical area of study or related field.

  • One year of utility experience in high voltage electric and/or vegetation management operations.

  • Certified Safety Professional.

  • Project management certification.

  • Experience in the field performing analysis, consulting, and providing recommendations.

  • Develop, assist, or make presentations to all levels of management.

  • Proficiency with MS Office suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).

You should know …

  • Visit our Candidate Resource page ( to get meaningful information related to benefits, perks, resources, testing information, and hiring process, and more!

  • Relocation may apply to this position.

  • This position requires testing and applicants who are identified to continue through the selection process will be invited to test via email. We invite you to visit our Candidate Resource page for further information and to access information guides. For information guides, please reference test 8203. Candidates who have previously passed this assessment, in some cases, may not need to retest again for this position.

About SCE

The people at SCE don't just keep the lights on. Our mission is so much bigger. We’re fueling the kind of innovation that’s changing an entire industry, and quite possibly the planet. Join us and create a future with cleaner energy, while providing our customers with the safety and reliability they demand. At SCE, you’ll have a chance to grow personally and professionally, making a real impact in Southern California and around the world.

At SCE, we celebrate our differences. We are a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.

We are committed to ensuring that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodations at (833) 343-0727. *LI-JS1