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ViacomCBS Manager, Studio Safety in Studio City, California

REF#: 37692

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Network

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff




CBS was established in 1928, when founder William Paley purchased 16 independent radio stations and christened them the Columbia Broadcast System. Today, with more than 200 television stations and affiliates reaching virtually every home in the United States, CBS's total network lineup was watched by more than 110 million people a week during the 2017/2018 season. CBS has been the #1 network in primetime for 10 consecutive seasons. The network has the #1 comedy/scripted program, THE BIG BANG THEORY; #1 newsmagazine, 60 MINUTES; #l late night program, THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT and #1 daytime drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS. Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.


CBS Studio Center is looking for a Manager, Studio Safety to assist with COVID compliance, production safety, and lot compliance.

  • Work with CCOs for all productions on the lot to ensure safety and compliance.

  • Serve as the COVID Compliance Officer (CCO) for CBS Studio Center.

  • Liaise with Operations and Facilities, ensuring all EH&S issues on the lot are addressed and resolved.

  • Coordinate safety details for all CBS productions on the lot, working closely with the Head of Production Safety.

  • Perform safety inspections of stages, fire extinguishers, and exterior eyewash stations as scheduled.

  • Participate in weekly studio operations meeting and twice weekly studio production meetings.

  • Ensure productions and facilities are in compliance with LA City Fire, Cal EPA, Cal OSHA and CBS specific regulations and policies.

  • Represent the EH&S Department by ensuring compliance and safety are addressed for productions, employees, and guests, taking direction from the Director, Health & Safety.


  • 3-5 years of work experience is required.

  • 2 years of studio safety experience is preferred.

  • Degree in Safety Engineering, Environmental Science, or related field is preferred.

  • Specific EH&S training from the Safety Pass program.

  • Strong PC skills, with Windows, Excel, Word, and Outlook mandatory.

  • Completion of the primary set of Safety Pass production safety required courses.

  • Strong inter-personal skills - heavy client contact and interface with studio operating departments.

  • Physically capable to lift up to 50 lbs., climb ladders, and work at heights.

FUNCTION: Production

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