Job Opening-Safety Manager

General Responsibilities

 

• Assist  in  compliance  reviews,  general  risk  assessments  and  other  safety  assessments  to  support  Health, Safety and Environmental management.

• Maintain relevant HSE logs and documentation.

• Assist in the compliance of applicable laws and regulations.

• Prepare applicable HSE reports as necessary.

• Provide assistance and advice on HSE issues to make recommendations to facility management.

• Participate in detailed incident investigations and Root Cause Analysis

• Promote incident prevention for the benefit of employees and visitors.

• Assist in the development and presentation of relevant HSE training

• Observe HSE regulations, wears all required safety equipment, encourages safe working practices, corrects obvious hazards immediately or reports them to the proper personnel.

• Ability to work with employees and achieve cultural change in the face of potential resistance

• Maintain  positive  and  proactive  relations  with  managers  and  employees,  as  well  as  our  customers  and regulatory agencies.

• Perform other work related tasks as required as assigned

• Comply with all Company HSE procedures and policies.

Facility Specific Responsibilities

 

• Walk the manufacturing floor on a regular basis to establish HSE presence and provide support.

• Conduct daily and monthly HSE Meetings/Trainings and schedule as needed.

• Write, implement, and manage HSE Programs, Policies and Procedures

• Inspect facilities, machinery, and safety equipment to identify and correct potential hazards, and to ensure safety regulation compliance.

• Ability to evaluate PPE and ensure use and maintenance of PPE is effective.

• Have knowledge and enforce compliance of Regulatory requirements (i.e.  OSHA, CalOSHA, EPA, SCAQMD, etc.),

• Have knowledge and enforce compliance of City and County Fire and Safety requirements.

• Including company HSE policies and procedures.

• Ability  to  oversee  Hazardous  Waste  Storage  area  and  ensure  regulatory  agency  compliance i.e.  Labeling, containment, proper disposal, documentation, etc.

• Perform Storm Water Discharge sampling and document events

• Assist in emergency response and provide first aid treatment

• Oversee Behavior Based / Observation Safety Programs.

• Lead/assist with development Job Hazard Analysis (JHA)

• Follow Fall Protection program, inspect all fall protection equipment and maintain inspection records.

• Ability to oversee/administer Safety Incentive/Recognition Programs.

• Assist in administering and maintaining compliance programs such as LOTO, Hazard Communication, Fall Protection, Hearing Conservation, Hot Work, Respiratory Protection, BBP, etc

• Perform additional duties as assigned and needed.

Qualifications /Requirements


• A minimum of a 2 year Degree in Occupational, Health & Safety or closely related-Science

• Bachelor’s Degree is preferred

• Minimum of 4 years’ experience in an Environmental, Health and Safety position

• Experience in Manufacturing Environment a must

• 10 or 30 hour OSHA General Industry certification is preferred

• Bilingual (Spanish) helpful

• Technical writing a plus

• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

• Experience with State Agency environmental compliance