Doherty Staffing Solutions

Safety Coordinator

Location
Thief River Falls, MN
Salary
Depending on Qualifications
Posted
Mar 14, 2017
Closes
Apr 06, 2017
Ref
143894
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time
SAFETY COORDINATOR
Doherty Career Solutions has teamed with a grower owned turkey processing facility to find a Safety Coordinator for their Thief River Falls, MN location. This is a Direct Hire position with initial screening by Doherty. Our client offers a competitive wage based on qualifications & experience as well as a comprehensive benefits package.
JOB SUMMARY
The Safety Coordinator will be a key contributor to the overall safety performance of the organization. They will coordinate all safety programs, drive continuous improvement in the safety culture and ensure that the company is compliant in the established areas.
SAFETY COORDINATOR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Provide safety expertise and support to the operations team
• Work with management to establish safety expectations and goals and lead deployment
• Take a lead role in development and/or improvement in job safety/hazard analyses, safety audit systems and standard work development
• Outline and lead safety training (classroom and hands-on)
• Involvement in incident investigation
• Lead the safety committee
• Lead change in the safety culture to drive down injury rates and increase morale
• Administer and update the Safety Program ensuring that rules and policies are in effect
SAFETY COORDINATOR REQUIREMENTS
• At least 3 years experience working in an industrial safety related role
• Thorough understanding of the OSHA 1910 regulations and how to apply them (OSHA 30 hour certification preferred)
• Must possess clear written and verbal communication skills as well as organize and write procedures in a logical/methodical manner
• Good time management skills and excellent attention to detail
• Ability to maintain confidential information
• Strong organizational skills
• This individual must have knowledge in production functions, general computer skills, have experience in MS Word, Excel and Powerpoint
• First Aid/CPR certification or above a plus
• Foreign language skills, particularly Spanish, a plus
CONTACT
Qualified candidates should submit their resume to tmunoz@doherty.jobs or call 218-470-0274 for more information.

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