Develops and administers risk management and loss prevention programs; specifically, plans, develops, directs, and implements organization safety program to ensure safe, healthy, and accident-free work environment by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate supervisors.
Updates environmental, health and safety policies and procedures in compliance with local, state, and federal rules and regulations.
Works with supervisors and managers to ensure support is provided in achieving zero lost-time accidents and company recordable incident rate goals.
Provides active support by training employees on requirements and developing environmental and safety compliance tools.
Ensures employees who experience job related injuries receive appropriate medical care with local providers.
Monitors progress of employees assigned to lost time and restrictive duty status.
Reviews and maintains OSHA 300 log.
Assists with workers compensation claims management along with scheduling quarterly meetings.
Supports all accident/incident investigations, near miss reporting, and facilitation of Root Cause Analysis.
Develops and provides training for regulatory compliance programs that can be implemented by managers and/or supervisors, including but not limited to: safety orientation; hearing conservation; respiratory protection; hazard communication; electrical safety (lockout/tagout); chemical safety and process safety management; material handling and powered industrial vehicle permits; personal protective equipment; emergency response planning; and first aid response personnel.
Manages the personal protective equipment Ear Plugs, Gloves, Shoe covers.
Responsible for record keeping and reporting for VOC's, Hazardous Wastes, SARA, Stormwater, MSDS, PSM and other required documentation.
Plans occupational hygiene investigations.
Ensures the viability and activities of a robust safety committee.
Responsible for coordinating and maintaining records for all Environmental & Safety programs.
Prepares and arrange safety exhibits and materials for display to promote workplace safety.
Extensive knowledge of environmental regulations and policies.
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
Proficient in technology and equipment used in environmental inspections.
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite or similar software.
Education and Experience:
Bachelors degree in Environmental Safety, Occupational Safety and Health, or related field required; Masters degree desirable.
Five years of related experience preferred.
Physically able to conduct inspections and carry equipment used for inspections.
Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds at a time.
Ajinomoto Frozen Foods