Jocko Vermillion

Tallmadge, OH

Jocko Vermillion is the Vice President of Operations for CITCA LLC. With over 30 years of construction safety experience, Jocko is a nationally recognized expert in construction safety and compliance. Prior to joining CITCA, Jocko served for 10 years as a Compliance Safety and Health Officer (CSHO) with the United States Department of Labor – Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA). As an OSHA compliance officer, Jocko developed curriculum for the OSHA Training Institute (OIT) 3150 Tower Safety course and represented OSHA nationally in standards development and related task forces. As a foreman and project manager and later as a safety compliance officer, Jocko has developed a reputation as an expert in OSHA policies and has trained employees and other compliance officers in safe work practices, enforcement guidelines and inspection protocols in areas such as construction of communication towers and other construction related activities. Jocko is also a recognized construction crane trainer and authorized operator examiner.

Speaking Topics

  • Communications Tower Construction
  • Public Safety Communications
  • Utility Communications
  • Worker Certification
  • Industry Standards
  • General Industry Training
  • Fall Prevention & Rescue Training
  • Rigging
  • Contractor Qualification
  • PPE
  • OSHA Relations
  • OSHA Compliance