Safety Consultant

The Virginia Risk Sharing Association (VRSA) is the first and most financially sound group self-insurance pool in the Commonwealth. Since 1980, VRSA has protected our members’ assets and promoted risk management affecting strategic objectives. Beyond coverage, we provide robust education, training, tools, and resources to help members identify and treat current and emerging risks. In total, our members contribution nearly $60 million in annual contributions.

Headquartered in Glen Allen, VA, VRSA has 55 employees – many with over 20 years of service! Our staff enjoys a great work environment – we work but we have fun too, from monthly celebrations to chili cookoffs and picnics! VRSA offers a comprehensive benefits package to help meet your family’s unique needs. We value continuing education and professional development by providing a tuition program and a variety of learning opportunities. Please visit our website,, for additional company details, including a summary of our employee benefit programs.

Please note – proof of COVID vaccination or valid exemption (religious or medical) must be provided by all VRSA employees. VRSA has a hybrid work schedule with staff working onsite specific days of each week. New hires will initially work in-house.

We are currently seeking an experienced occupational safety and health consultant to assist VRSA members with their risk management needs.

Responsibilities include developing and providing local and regional training, workshops, presentations and development of safety programs and on-site consultation to members located throughout the northern area of the state.

Qualified applicants must have loss prevention consulting experience in the safety/insurance industry and knowledge of local government as an industry. Applicants must be proficient in technical writing and demonstrate strong verbal communication skills and a professional demeanor.

A working knowledge of OSHA, NFPA and ANSI standards is required. Certified Safety Professional (CSP) certification and local government risk management experience are pluses. Regular travel, including some overnight trips, and a valid driver’s license are also required.

Qualified candidates may submit a cover letter and resume to Attention: Safety

VRSA is an equal opportunity employer. We value the unique abilities and talents each individual brings to our organization and recognize that we benefit in numerous ways from our differences.