Nate Ricker

Safety Manager, Oregon

Nate is manager of WALSH’s award-winning Environmental Health and Safety Department in the Oregon Region. A seasoned professional with over 20 years of experience in construction safety. Nate has also been a construction industry instructor in the field working with various trades and project leaders, as well as several years of training and instructing apprentices, students and journeyworkers. Nate’s ability to work with all members of the project team, strong communication skills and extensive experience in safety training program audits, contributes to an effective safety culture. During construction Nate regularly walks each site to inspect for compliance with both OSHA and WALSH safety guidelines. He organizes and conducts all safety training sessions for WALSH crews and subcontractors, including fall protection and dust control measures.