Advanced Nutrients

National Safety Director - Woodland, WA

Job Posted
Mar 28, 2022
Employment Type
Permanent
Time Commitment
full-time
Required Licenses
Company & Role Overview

Summary

We are looking for an experienced National Safety Director to work with our Human Resources team in our North American facilities to ensure compliance with federal, state, and local legislation. This position will perform regular safety audits and inspections and assist with the administration of safety policies and continuous improvement assessments to reduce risk to the safety of our team members. This role will report directly to Plant Management, in Woodland WA, but will work across the continent to maintain the safety of our entire North American team.

Salary

$90,000.00 - $130,000.00 / year

Company BenefitsBenefits for this job may vary.

401(k) with Company Match, Career Advancement, Dental, Medical, & Vision Benefits, Education Reimbursement, Free Snacks / Drinks, Life Insurance, Paid Parental Leave, Paid Time Off, Pet-Friendly, Relaxed / Casual Dress Code, Short-Term & Long-Term Disability

Dates

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Working Environment

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About Advanced Nutrients

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Role Requirements

Responsibilities

Collaborates with Management to develop, prepare and implement safety policies and procedures Halts any operations and activities that could harm employees or equipment Conducts employee training on applicable training standards Ensure that there are no potential health or safety hazards to employees. Ensure that the employer have been apprised of their responsibilities, and that first aid services and equipment meet current criteria Lead compliance audits and ensure the company, site, and team members are compliant Lead investigations, assist with identification of root causes, and develop corrective actions Inspecting workplaces (including equipment) to ensure that a safe work environment is being maintained and work procedures reflect effective accident prevention practices Monitors Emergency Response Plans and takes appropriate action in response to any emergency Writing Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) to ensure compliance with local Occupational Health and Safety Regulations Consult and educate team members on occupational health and safety matters Oversee education and training for all team members in Occupational Health & Safety systems, legislative and regulatory requirement, and safe working practices Attend and participate in monthly safety meetings Promote a workplace that is a proactive safety culture Implement and train new or existing training programs to team members as needed Maintain records for safety programs (i.e., training logs, reports, inspections) Maintain a positive relationship with regulatory bodies (OSHA, DOT, EPA, and State/Local Regulators) Perform other duties as assigned

Physical Requirements

Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer. Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds at times. Ability to travel throughout facilities as required to conduct safety inspections.

Experience

At least five years of occupational health and safety experience in an industrial environment required. Five (5) or more years with direct hands-on safety experience in a warehousing, manufacturing and or transportation operation First Aid Level 2 Experience in safety, occupational health, environmental science, risk management engineering, or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience and/or a minimum (5) five years of safety experience with OSHA certifications Some previous experience working with government agencies in the U.S. and Canada is considered an asset Ability to effectively organize and manage large amounts of data Good knowledge of data analysis and risk assessment Display strong problem solving, organizational and analytical skills Excellent attention to detail Ability to remain productive with frequently changing priorities in a fast-paced environment Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals Ability to gain a complete understanding of our product line Ability to work independently

Education

Bachelor’s degree in Health and Safety, Safety Engineering, Environmental Health, or related field required.