Date Posted: 02 / 25 / 2013
Category: Manufacturing - OSB
To implement and manage Safety, Industrial Health and Fire Prevention services, programs and initiatives for clients at an assigned facility or facilities. Provide Safety, Industrial Health and Fire Prevention consultation, advice, and leadership support to a facility. Ensure Safety, Industrial Health and Fire Prevention objectives are met and deployments are leveraged effectively and consistently.
Provide consultation and services to plant leadership regarding Safety, Industrial Health, and Fire Prevention concerns, operations, and compliance issues
Communicate goals and objectives of Safety Management System
Coordinate activities of Site Central Safety Committee
Implement Safety, Industrial Health, and Fire Prevention policies and procedures
Review and analyze the effectiveness of current programs; recommend improvements to policies and procedures. Research and create program recommendations for assigned area of safety, industrial health, and fire prevention
Develop, coordinate, and facilitate education and training on Safety, Industrial Health, and Fire Prevention issues at the plant
Monitor Safety record keeping and compliance; conduct periodic inspections
Manage Fire Prevention Plans and Contractor Safety processes
May directly manage site 24/7 employee health screening and wellness efforts
Coordinate and facilitate incident investigation and reporting process
Coordinate hazard identification, elimination and reduction process
Coordinate employee industrial health monitoring and testing
Develop and manage site safety and industrial health budget
May manage individuals assigned to site Fire Prevention crew
Perform all duties in accordance with safety rules and regulations
Perform other duties as necessary
Basic knowledge of Federal, State/Provincial and local industrial health, safety, and fire prevention rules, regulations, and related strategies
Working knowledge of safety policies & procedures and fire prevention programs
Good written and oral communication skills
Well-developed interpersonal skills
Supervisory and management skills
Strong organizational skills
Ability to operate a computer and supporting software
Ability to develop, coordinate and deliver safety education and training
Ability to lead and motivate individuals and teams to achieve program and project outcomes
Demonstrated ability to compile and analyze basic data, develop metrics, and perform cost benefit analysis
Ability to work independently
Ability to speak, read and write in both English and French (Quebec only)
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Safety and Health or related field preferred.
3-5 years previous Safety and Industrial Health experience preferably in a manufacturing environment.
Or any equivalent combination of education and experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the key responsibilities of this position.
Office and Plant environment that may be subject to extreme temperatures with exposure to dust, noise, and chemicals.