Offers “Netflix”

days ago Netflix

Production Safety Manager

  • Internship
  • Los Angeles (Los Angeles)
  • Energy / Materials / Mechanics

Job description

Netflix is the world's leading streaming entertainment service with 193 million paid memberships in over 190 countries enjoying TV series, documentaries and feature films across a wide variety of genres and languages. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on any internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments. The Netflix Production Safety Manager candidate will support our health & safety function and report into the Manager, Production Safety. This role partners closely with Legal, Risk Management, and Physical Production.

Job Responsibilities:

·  Provides health & safety consulting services to Netflix’s global productions
·  Evaluates production/post concepts, scripts, production facilities and workflows for safety and environmental concerns and risks
·  Mitigates safety concerns by working directly with Production Executives, Producers, Unit Production Managers Supervisors and other production staff
·  Works directly with Production in the planning and execution phase of all filming services: assessing safety needs, securing appropriate vendors, and traveling to remote locations and/or facilities as required
·  Attends production and Netflix Safety meetings on a national and international basis as applicable.
·  Develops and distributes the Production Injury and Illness Prevention Program (IIPP), and other production safety guidelines
·  Evaluates Covid safety planning as pertains to production teams.
·  Recommends corrective actions and assists productions in implementation
·  Responds to, and investigates production emergencies, incidents and accidents
·  Coordinates production employee health & safety training
·  Works independently without direct management supervision
·  Develops and maintains effective working relationships with industry  safety organizations, representatives and governmental regulatory agencies as appropriate


·  A minimum of 3-5 years of safety experience 
·  Thorough understanding of motion picture and television production process including organizational structure, terminology, equipment, construction methods, stunt and special effects techniques, etc. preferred
·  Bachelor's Degree in Health & Safety, Environmental Studies, Physical Sciences or related major a plus
·  Knowledge of Federal, state and local health & safety and environmental regulations (OSHA, Cal/OSHA, EPA, etc.)
·  Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) certification a plus
·  Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills

Ability to:

·  Travel domestically and internationally
·  Determine the applicable regulations in states and countries where a particular production may be shooting (possibly for the first time)
·  Quickly recognize and resolve various production safety issues that arise during the course of normal production activities
·  Partner with risk managers, loss control executives and insurance underwriters to resolve loss prevention issues
·  Interact with regulatory agencies, company management, productions and studio personnel