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ROCK DESCHAINE, CIHM Current - USA Passport

510 Boyd Rd
Seguin, Texas
78155
rdc697d0@westpost.net
830-379-1622 Res.
830-446-9168 Mob
SUMMARY of QUALIFICATIONS
Corporate Safety Professional with more than 20 years experience in Environmenta
l, Health and Safety (EHS) management, construction, union personnel, wind energ
y, utilities, transportation, nuclear, workers compensation programs and trainin
g development. Certificate in Industrial Hygiene Management, former Hazardous Ma
terials Incident Command Instructor. Occupational Safety & Health Manager progra
m.
WORK EXPERIENCE
SAFETY/INDUSTRIAL HYGIENIST TECHNICIAN
Industrial Safety & Health (ISH) Nationwide
2010 - Present
Provide air sampling and monitoring and ensuring monitoring equipment was ready
for use for BP Gulf Oil Spill & Decon Operations - Including equipment repair, a
nd calibration and service dates. Provided training of new employees in IH proce
dures and protocols. Contracted to Center for Toxicology and Environmental Healt
h (Task Force 4) Florida Eastern Region.
FIELD SAFETY CO-ORDINATOR (Wind Energy/Utilities Industry)
2009-2010 Mariah Resources, Inc. Nationwide
a Safety program development/implementation insuring corporate compliance with a
pplicable safety, health and environmental regulations including OSHA, EPA, HAZM
AT, state and local regulations. Investigate field accidents and determine root
cause and preventive actions. Safety employee program review. Trending and analy
sis related to site illness and injuries. Safety training development and implem
entation. Corporate Consulting.
CORPORATE SAFETY MANAGER (Wind Energy Industry-Construction)
2008 - 2009 Turn Energy Maintenance Nationwide
a Collaborate with project personnel identifying and remedying unsafe working co
nditions; Conduct, document inspections/audits; Provide supervisor training & as
sistance investigating accidents and near misses. Ensure all documentation/data
completed according to corporate safety processes and procedures by contractors.
Collaborate with contract safety representatives reviewing contractor safety do
cumentation insuring complete and accurate required records/reports were submitt
ed timely; appropriate corrective actions implemented. Provide new employee Orie
ntation; Electrical Safety; Fall Protection; Confined Space; LOTO; PPE training.
Provide extensive knowledge of OSHA, EPA, RCRA, SARA, CERCLA, DOT, State/local
compliance and Construction standards. Skilled at safety metric development; tre
nding analysis; new program development; policies and procedures. Skilled at wri
ting complex safety reports, JHA's and correspondence. Skilled communication in
written and verbal form. Developed/implemented ISO 9000, 14000 and OSHAS-18000.
Monitor use, storage and disposal of hazardous waste.
DIR. SAFETY & ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION (Transportation/Concrete Manufacturing In
dustry)
2004 -2008 Ingram Readymix Inc. New Braunfels, Texas
a Direct/Oversee/Manage employee, fleet safety programs. Responsible for pre-dru
g and post-drug screens, physicals. Responsible for maintenance of safety/accide
nt records and investigations, implements and manages safety programs, policies,
and procedures, insurance estimates. Develop driver trainers/training programs,
annual review. Knowledge of OSHA, MSHA, DOT, State/local regulations. Fleet Saf
ety Program involving over 500+ employees, cement mixers, haul trucks, cement/fl
yash tankers, tandem dumps, belly dumps and fuel tankers. Responsible for 27 pla
nts spread through out South Texas and 3 Mechanic Shops. Conduct/Review accident
/incident investigations and disciplinary procedures. Knowledge of OSHA, MSHA, D
OT, State/local regulations.
DIRECTOR OF SAFETY (Custom Home Builder-Construction)
2000 a" 2003 Canyon Steel Frame Homes Louisville, Colorado
a Ensure compliance with applicable building codes, CSFH policies and procedures
; Develop, implement and maintain required construction documents - including wr
itten safety programs, reports, and records; accident/incident investigations; A
bility to assess residential construction estimates, develop construction summar
ies. Personally accountable, however, able to lead/motivate field personnel and
others to achieve results.
EOSH PROFESSIONAL (Air Transportation Industry)
2000-2000 Lockheed Martin (contracted to FAA) Anchorage, Ak.
a Ensure compliance with applicable regulations (local, state and federal); Lock
heed Martin, FAA policies and procedures; Develop, implement and maintain requir
ed EHS documents. Performed inspections and sampling for specific media to ensur
e compliance status. Conduct/Review remote site EHS audits to assure and documen
t compliance; Conduct/Review accident/incident investigations; Ability to assess
risk/impact/opportunities and set appropriate goals and objectives. Personally
accountable, however, able to lead/motivate field personnel and others to achiev
e results.
PROJECT SAFETY OFFICER (DOE - Nuclear Industry-Construction)
1998 - 2000
Rocky Mountain Remediation Services (RMRS) Golden, Colorado
a Responsible for health and safety training, preparation and review of Radiatio
n Job Hazard Analyses (JHAs), site auditing, injury and illness investigation, c
omplete recordkeeping. Conduct remedial construction & D&D oversight for hazardo
us waste sites, field safety inspections & assessments. Provide injury/accident
investigations, recommend and implement corrective actions, Provide industrial h
ygiene surveys & recordkeeping, provide training for engineers and multi-layered
union crafts. Provide nuclear material waste generator/disposal training & qual
ifications for nuclear waste projects. Review and provide HA's / JSA's for vario
us industrial nuclear construction projects.
FIELD SAFETY & HEALTH ENGINEER
(DOE - Nuclear Industry-Construction)
1997 - 1998
Rocky Flats Engineers & Constructors, (RFEC) Golden, Colorado
a Conduct construction D&D oversight field safety inspections & assessments. Com
prehensive accident investigations and implement corrective actions. Provide ind
ustrial hygiene surveys & recordkeeping, Provide training for engineers and mult
i-layered union crafts. Perform radiation compliance inspections and sampling fo
r specific media (e.g., AIR, Discharge systems, etc.) ensuring compliance status
. Provide nuclear material waste generator/disposal training & qualifications fo
r nuclear waste projects. Provide OSHA 10 & 30 hr training. Promote Safety.
INSTRUCTOR/TRAINING DEVELOPER
(DOE - Nuclear Industry-Construction)
1997 a" 1997
Technical Field & Engineering Golden, Colorado
a Coordinate, develop, maintain and implement RCRA & Hazardous Waste Operations
Training requirements for DOE personnel. Coordinate, develop, maintain and imple
ment Waste Stream Residue Identification and Characterization (WSRIC) classroom
training. Develop and implement RCRA hazardous waste training programs in accord
ance with the requirements of State of Colorado RCRA operating permit for nuclea
r TSD facilities. Provide assistance for the development and provisions of RCRA
related; Radiation and Hazardous Materials training courses.
SAFETY / HAZMAT Training Coordinator
(Education - College Level)
1994 - 1996 ILISAGVIK COLLEGE Pt. Barrow, Alaska
a Designed, developed and implemented college level courses of instruction relat
ing to Hazardous Materials, Industrial Safety, Construction Safety and Environme
ntal Sciences. Acted as liaison and consultant for numerous outside agencies con
cerned with emergency planning, North Slope oil industry, construction Safety, e
ducational facilities and general public. College ADA Representative. Independen
t consulting on various oil, science and NASA projects in the arctic. Consulted
with North Slope Borough apprenticeship Program. Assigned as Technical Training
Coordinator for entire North Slope Alaskan Region.

EDUCATION
B.Sc. Studies a"OSH/HMM
126 Accredited college Hours To Date
Occupational Safety & Health
Texas State Technical College
Hazardous Materials Management
Waco - Texas a" US
Certificate Industrial Hygiene Management Columbia Southern Unive
rsity a" Al.
Certificate Occupational Safety & Health Manager
#4188 OSHAcademy
Additional certs available upon request
OSHA Educator/Course developer in many native villages throughout the North Slop
e, Alaska under arctic conditions. Familiar with and respect local Native cultur
es. Additional extensive experience in extreme Arctic survival; plane crash surv
ival; oil & gas; pipeline; nuclear; transportation and alternative energy sector
s.