Utah Community Action
  • 20-Sep-2022 to 20-Oct-2022 (MST)
  • Facilities
  • Salt Lake City, UT, USA
  • 56,695
  • Salary
  • Full Time/ Year Round

Health, Dental, Vision, Telehealth, EAP, 401k Retirement Match, Accident, Life Insurance, Flex Spending, Sick Leave, and Vacation Pay

Utah Community Action of Salt Lake City, UT is seeking to hire a full-time Safety Compliance Coordinator.

Are you looking for a job in social services where you can see the difference you make in the lives of those you serve? Come work for the company that was awarded Best of State 2022 for Best Public Preschool and Best Charitable Service Organization. Would you like to work for a nonprofit that has room for growth and often promotes from within? If so, please read on!

Earn a competitive salary of $56K. We also offer generous benefits, including health, dental, vision, a flexible spending account (FSA), a healthcare spending account (HSA) with up to a $2,500 match, a 401k plan with 5% match, short and long-term disability, accident insurance, life insurance, 11 paid holidays, paid time off between Christmas and New Year's, paid time off (PTO), and an hour of paid time on Fridays for self-care.


Founded in 1965, Utah Community Action is a nationally recognized provider of comprehensive services for income-eligible families. Our six core programs Head Start, Adult Education, Case Management & Housing, Nutrition, HEAT, and Weatherization barriers to self-sufficiency to empower individuals, strengthen families, and build communities. We are committed to ending poverty and improving the lives of those living in our community.

We have over 40 locations across the Salt Lake Valley and will continue to grow. UCA is seeking inspired, talented people who want to be make a difference in the community.


Responsible for ensuring the safety compliance of Head Start physical environments, to support the delivery of high-quality services to all children, families and staff. Monitor and maintain agency facilities, including playgrounds. Ensure compliance with all federal, state and program regulations. Ensure health and safety policies are followed. Prepare and review bid request and purchase contracts. Review, submit and approve purchase orders and expense report. Assign and prioritize work requests and monitor the work through completion for quality, accuracy and timeliness.


  • Working knowledge of all applicable OSHA, UDOT, NPSI, Local, State and Federal Safety standards as they pertain to Head Start Performance Standards
  • Provide safety expertise and mentoring for Head Start staff and volunteers.
  • Perform routine safety inspection of facilities and playgrounds
  • Coordinate facility and safety inspections with local authorities as needed
  • Leadership
  • Time Management
  • Flexibility
  • Competent in problem solving, team building, and decision making
  • Technical Expertise
  • Experience in planning Maintenance Operations
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Contract management
  • Organized
  • Ability to keep track of and report daily activity.
  • Strong knowledge of building components and preventative maintenance

* This position is responsible for the day to day supervision of the agency courier and office managers.


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 5 years of building maintenance or construction experience
  • 3 years of supervisory experience required
  • Must have a valid driver's license and be insurable


  • Associates or Bachelor's degree in construction management or related field is preferred or a current professional license in a construction trade would be accepted in leu a degree.

Utah Community Action is an Equal Opportunity Employer and the agency prohibits discrimination and harassment because of a person's protected status such as race, color, national origin, religion, age (40 and over), physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran, military service, gender, sex (including conditions of pregnancy), marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected- group status.

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