HSE officers perform varied job duties based on the area they’re responsible for, but these core tasks are common in all environments:
Monitor Health and Safety
HSE officers monitor incidents of injury, illness, and other situations within an assigned geographic area.
HSE officers write reports detailing health and safety within their assigned research market.
HSE officers design strategies to reduce incidents of illness, environmental accidents, and other issues that may affect public safety.
HSE officers go into the field to investigate environmental accidents and other public safety concerns within their market. They may also assign team members to investigate reported incidents.
Design Training Programs
HSE officers design training programs to provide safety awareness education.
HSE officers give presentations about current safety hazards based on market research to educate others about avoiding health, safety, and environmental hazards.
Recruit Crew Members
HSE officers recruit and train new HSE crew members.