Safety Assistant III

Clearance Level
Chesapeake, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Health And Safety (H&S) Training

Material Safety

OSHA Training

REQ#: RQ143699
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

Provides support to the GDIT Safety team.

Monitors and evaluates the workplace to ensure compliance with all relevant safety and environmental regulations.

1. Monitors the workplace to ensure compliance with OSHA and other relevant safety and environmental regulations.

2. Assists in the development of safety policies and procedures and administers employee safety training.

3. Maintains all files and records including material safety data sheets and other paperwork ensuring compliance.

4. May interface with regulatory agencies.

5. Maintains appropriate safety and environmental documentation.

6. Participates in special projects as required.

AA/AS or equivalent experience

3+ years of related administrative experience, preferably in the occupational health and safety field.

Shipyard Competent Person; OSHA Training Institute (OTI) courses or NAVSEA approved equivalents: 5410; Occupational Safety and Health Standards for Maritime Industry, 3095; Electrical Standards, 3115; Fall Protection, 521; OSHA Guide to Industrial Hygiene.


Will require 10% or less travel.

Must be a US Citizen.


Work Requirements
Years of Experience

3 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on customer site requirements.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.