Environmental Health And Safety Manager

Big Ass Fans Lexington , KY 40598

Posted 2 months ago

Big Ass Fans is in search of an Environment, Health, and Safety Manager who will be responsible for the administration, implementation, and enforcement of BAF safety policies!

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure compliance with regulations enforced through OSHA, EPA, DOT and all other state and federal laws / regulations pertaining to safety and the environment

  • Provide support and maintain documentation of all incident / accident investigations

  • Develop, implement and execute training programs for safety and environmental programs to ensure compliance with all company and governmental requirements; maintain supporting documentation

  • Gather and report data on safety and environmental performance, compliance, expenses and incidents; keep site managers apprised of status, trends and progress compared to goals

  • Organize, lead and participate in activities that promote employee ownership in the safety & environmental programs such as safety committees, emergency response teams, first responder meetings, accident investigation committees, etc.

  • Manage safety incentive programs

  • Participate in the review of new operations, processes and procedures and updates changes to existing procedures

  • Ensure maintenance and easy access to current safety resources for each location

  • Meet all required federal, state and city permitting / reporting requirements to ensure operational compliance

  • Serve as point of contact for all inquiries, inspections and/or audits by federal, state and/or city regulatory agencies including but not limited to OSHA, EPA, DOT, Health Department, Fire Department, etc.

  • Maintain safety and environmental files in a manner that they are readily available for inspection by regulating agencies

  • Has the authority to stop the line/process for any occupational health & safety, environmental and health-related concerns

  • Maintain and assist in managing budgets concerning safety, environment and health initiatives

  • Familiar with and able to manage the safety of warehouses, construction teams, mobile equipment, as well as production environments

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in occupational safety, health and/or environmental management or related engineering/scientific field preferred.

  • 3-5 years safety experience preferred.

  • Candidate must be familiar with current and proposed federal, state, and local safety and health regulations

  • Must be knowledgeable of current and proposed personal protective equipment requirements

  • Must have competency in development of written procedures and instructions. Strong written and oral communication skills are necessary

  • Able to make objective evaluations of safety problems and implement abatement methods

  • Able to recognize hazards and develop proper corrective action

  • Physically and mentally fit to complete audits/investigations as necessary

  • Broad knowledge of OSHA, DOT & EPA compliance and workers' compensation administration

  • Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with all levels of employees, contractor's, federal, state & city regulators and insurance carriers

  • Previous multi-site responsibilities

  • Strong interpersonal, decision-making and influence skills a must

  • Excellent verbal / written communication skills and strong organization skills

  • Must be self-motivated with ability to manage multiple competing priorities

Why live life Big Ass?

You want benefits? We've got your health insurance, life insurance, 401(k) and more.

You want Big Ass Perks? Join us in the cantina for a catered lunch followed by a game of Ping-Pong. Did we break another record today? Let's open the beer fridge and make plans to meet this weekend at the company sponsored social outing.

Why haven't you applied yet?

Big Ass Fans is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin, age, disability or veteran status. Big Ass Fans maintains an environment where each individual is valued and respected. Individuals are expected to understand and comply with OSHA and ISO 9001 standards and procedures. Individuals are expected to apply safe work methods when performing the job requirements in hazardous and non-hazardous environments to avoid injury to self to co-workers or damage to property. Individuals are expected to report unsafe work conditions or equipment operation to supervisors immediately and observe all safety rules.If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may email us at recruiting@bigassfans.com or call us at 1.877.244.3267.


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