Safety Specialist

PCI Services Rockford , IL 61101

Posted 2 months ago

The Safety Specialist will be responsible for planning, establishing, implementing, and maintaining a variety of health, safety, and environmental programs to assure the highest possible degree of safety for employees.

PRIMARY DUTIES:

  • Ensure federal, state and local laws, regulations, rules and codes are observed

  • Plan, develop and implement OSHA compliant safety training for new employee orientation and annual required programs for current employees

  • Assist in developing controls for identified hazards, along with coordinating the implementation of controls from result of hazard analysis

  • Measure and evaluate the effectiveness of the hazard control system, policies, and procedures and recommend changes that reflect improved opportunities to eliminate work place accidents and injuries.

  • Develop and implement HazMat procedure and policies

  • Compile, analyze, interpret, and report accidents. Review property and injury reports. Responsible for the overall administration of workers compensation program

  • May Attend worker's compensation reviews

  • Assist with any other tasks as needed, in the field of EPA, NFPA (National Fire Protection Association) and FDA.

  • Knowledge of and adherence to all PCI, cGMP, and GCP policies, procedures, rules.

  • Attendance to work is an essential function of this position

  • Conduct new employee orientation as needed.

  • Facilitate safety committee and monthly facility inspections

  • Maintain Safety Data Sheets program

  • Coordinates and conducts ongoing EHS initiatives

  • This position may require overtime and/or weekend work.

  • Manage PCI recordkeeping and reporting requirements

  • Assist with incident investigations and provide recommendations for improvement.

  • Performs other duties as assigned by Manager/Supervisor.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a related field and/or 1-5 years related experience and/or training.

  • Basic Mathematical Skills

  • Intermediate Computer Skills:
    Ability to perform more complex computer tasks and has knowledge of various computer programs.

  • Full Professional Proficiency: Ability to speak, read, and write fluently and accurately on all levels pertinent to professional needs.

  • High Reasoning: Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where there is only limited standardization. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions that may be provided in various forms.

  • High Standard of Report Writing

Preferred:

  • Ability to work independently and/or as part of a team.

  • Ability to hold oneself in a professional manner.

  • Ability to identify and resolve problems in a timely manner.

  • OSHA 501 Occupational Safety and Health Standards

  • HazMat Certification

  • Instructor Certification in 29 CFR 1910 General Industry Regulations

  • Knowledge of JD Edwards One World Human Resource systems; Internet software; Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled


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