Health & Safety Coordinator

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Location
Taylorsville, MS
Job Type
Direct Hire
Degree
Bachelor of Science
Date
Oct 02, 2017
Job ID
2524106
Requirements: 
  • B.S. in Safety, Industrial Hygiene, or Engineering. (5) Five or more years in a dedicated safety role may be considered in lieu of a degree. 
  • 3+ years of Health & Safety experience in an industrial or manufacturing environment. 
  • CSP certification preferred. 
  • Previous leadership experience is a plus! 
  • Understanding and/or experience with OSHA's Process Safety Management standard is beneficial but not required. 
  • Experience in heavy manufacturing and/or chemical process will put you a head.
Responsibilities: 
  • Providing safety leadership and strategic direction within the plant and serving as the Health & Safety Policies and Management System owner.
  • Developing and/or aligning facility H&S strategy according to the business/enterprise H&S plan through site specific policies, procedures, and best-practices.
  • Managing day-to-day compliance activities to effectively communicate regulatory and technical knowledge to operations and employees.
  • Utilizing training and development plans to grow H&S skills and knowledge.
  • Ensuring systems effectively address both facilities’ H&S risk profile through monitoring compliance and tracking metrics.
  • Providing coaching and mentoring to facilitate safety ownership on the line level.
  • Facilitating H&S ownership throughout the plant, thus establishing a true safety culture.
  • Participating in the PSM program to serve as backup for the PSM Manager.
  • Developing systems/methods for identifying hazards and evaluating risk in existing and future equipment, processes, operations (i.e. risk assessments, near misses, etc.).
  • Assisting in overseeing the Management of Change (MOC) process.
  • Prescribing control solutions to eliminate hazards and causes of loss events and to reduce the chance of loss when hazards cannot be eliminated.