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Head of Safety


Posted on 6/3/2024



1,001-5,000 employees

Develops autonomous systems for defense missions

Data & Analytics
Robotics & Automation
AI & Machine Learning

Compensation Overview

$120k - $180kAnnually

+ Equity grants


Gulfport, MS, USA

Space & Rocket Engineering
Aerospace Engineering
  • Bachelor's degree in Occupational Health and Safety, Engineering, or related field; Master's degree preferred.
  • A minimum of 10 years of experience in safety management, preferably within the aerospace, defense, or manufacturing sectors.
  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or similar certification is highly desirable.
  • Demonstrated ability to make independent decisions and lead safety initiatives without supervision.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to train and influence others regarding safety matters.
  • Proficient in the use of safety management software and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • U.S. Person status is required as this position needs to access export controlled data.
  • Develop and maintain a rigorous safety management system that adheres to industry standards, including AS9100 and OSHA regulations, specifically tailored to the production of solid rocket motors and fuels.
  • Conduct regular safety audits and risk assessments to identify potential hazards and implement preventative measures to mitigate risks.
  • Maintain personnel training schedules to ensure all staff are up-to-date on the latest safety protocols and procedures.
  • Coordinate task and maintenance scheduling to ensure safety considerations are aligned with departmental and facility availability.
  • Align incoming tasks with standardized work requirements, making independent decisions on safety practices and protocols.
  • Oversee the creation and auditing of comprehensive asset documentation, ensuring all safety equipment and gear are accounted for and in optimal condition.
  • Independently manage PO requests and tracking for safety equipment and services, ensuring timely acquisition and budget compliance.
  • Act as the primary liaison for vendor coordination related to safety equipment and services.
  • Lead incident investigations and root cause analyses, providing recommendations for improvement to prevent future occurrences.
  • Champion a culture of safety within the organization, fostering an environment where employees are encouraged to report safety concerns and contribute to a safer workplace.

Anduril Industries specializes in the development of autonomous systems for defense, incorporating advanced AI via their Lattice OS. This robust platform facilitates sophisticated command and control abilities and integrates modular hardware components for scalable solutions. This focus on high-level autonomy in critical missions positions them as a leader in defense technology, offering employees a dynamic environment where cutting-edge technology meets significant, real-world applications. Working at Anduril Industries provides a unique opportunity to contribute to innovative and impactful defense solutions.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding



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Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


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Full Family Health Coverage

16 Weeks Paid Leave for All Caregivers

Family Planning & Support

Incentivized Time Off

Mental Health Resources

Financial Planning

Unlimited Provisions

Professional Development