Safety Specialist

Safety Specialist (LTSBR3-VA)

Location: Lynchburg, VA / Amherst, VA

Company Order Number: LTSBR3-VA

# of openings: 1

Description:

Safety Specialist
LTSBR3-VA
Lynchburg, VA / Amherst, VA

JOB SUMMARY

Develops, trains, implements, and executes the Corporate Safety Program to provide a safe work environment for employees.  Ensure compliance with all federal, state, local laws and regulations pertaining to health and safety.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop and maintain policies to establish corporate guidelines and directives with regard to safety, health and security.
  • Implement corporate safety policies, procedures and directives in all facilities in cooperation with local management and union safety committees.
  • Develop and execute a training program that educates the workforce and supervision to enable them to conduct daily activities in a safe and effective manner.
  • Coordinate the identification and corrective action of unsafe conditions and unsafe practices with local plant management and union representatives.
  • Maintains current regulatory requirements, and manages the proper documentation and reporting with respect to safety and health to ensure compliance with all regulatory agencies.
  • Advises and informs executive management on relevant safety initiatives and performance. Provide guidance on fostering our corporate safety culture.
  • Assists with site Worker’s Compensation claims and Case Management.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with regulatory agencies to foster a team approach to continuous improvement in the company’s safety performance.

MANAGEMENT/SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • None

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE (ALL EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE BULLETS ARE REQUIRED UNLESS NOTED AS "PREFERRED")

  • BS/BA Degree, preferably in Environmental Health and Safety
  • 0-2 years relevant experience

JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (ALL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES ARE REQUIRED UNLESS NOTED AS "PREFERRED")

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to effectively plan, organize and prioritize projects
  • Ability to function in a team environment
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and guidance
  • Continual attention to detail
  • Independent judgement and decision making abilities
  • Proficiency in basic Microsoft Office products to organize and communicate
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

Competitive Wage, Medical, Dental, 401k

Pre-employment physical, background check and drug screening for all new hires

We have created a culture and environment that fosters personal and professional growth.  If you would like to become part of our dynamic organization, visit our website at www.ampcopgh.com and send a resume and cover letter for immediate consideration to:

 

Union Electric Steel Corporation

An Ampco-Pittsburgh Company

Post Office Box 465

Carnegie PA 15106-0465

Attention:  Human Resources (VJMELEC)

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Fax: 412-276-8344

Please no phone calls

EOE AA M/F/D/Vet/Disability

Voluntary Self Identification of Disability

Voluntary Self Identification of Race, Gender, and Protected Veteran Status

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