Ground Safety Specialist

GySgt to Pvt - FMOS


A trained Marine able to manage or assist in the operation of the Marine Corps Ground Safety Program in compliance with the Code of Federal Regulations.


  • See requirements.


  • Complete HQMC (SD) approved ground safety course or school.


  • Assists in planning and directing the Accident Prevention Program of the command.
  • Maintains safety directives and accident reports.
  • Investigates accidents and conducts periodic safety inspections.
  • Provides safety indoctrination and education for the command and obtains and maintains safety equipment and material.
  • Advises and assists in the organization and implementation of a complete vehicle safety program for both Government and private motor vehicle operation.
  • Monitors compliance with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requirements.
  • Conducts Operational Risk Management (ORM) assessments.
  • Applies hazard control fundamentals and techniques.
  • Facilitates the Industrial Hygiene Program.
  • Supervises the Hazardous Materials, Waste, and Pollution Prevention Programs.

Related SOC Classification/SOC Code:

  • Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 29-9011.

Related Military Skill:

  • None