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Safety Manager in West Liberty, IA at West Liberty Foods, L.L.C

Date Posted: 9/10/2018

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Job Reference Code: 005993-West Liberty


Safety Manager is responsible for assisting in the development and implementation of Health, Safety, and Security policies while complying with OSHA and EPA standards. The Safety Manager will provide leadership and guidance through change management and enhancing a culture of safety awareness. 

  • Implements and develops procedures with management that effectively identifies and controls hazards to prevent injury.
  • Assist management to develop processes and procedures that will help eliminate or reduce OSHA violations.
  • Aides in the development of new managers in the organization in areas of safety and health and drives change as needed.
  • Administer safety programs and procedures for the facility.
  • Responsible for accurate and timely reporting of incidents to appropriate governmental agencies and risk management personnel.
  • Monitors accident trends to target areas of deficiency and makes recommendations to prevent future occurrences.
  • Conduct industrial hygiene monitoring and identify potential overexposures.
  • Assist in conducting training for team members, supervisors and sub-contractors as needed.
  • Assist in conducting incident investigations, completing recordkeeping      requirements, and ensures appropriate governmental agencies have been      notified.
  • Stay abreast of state and federal laws and regulations that impact mining and      construction. 
  • Responsible for Workers’ Compensation program including injury management and oversight of Health Services.
  • Managing costs for the department.
  • Monitor daily activities to ensure a safe work environment, through training, audits, inspections, and enforcement.
  • Serve as a subject matter expert in the area of safety.
  • Lead internal teams, safety related activities and projects.
  • Partner with Human Resources, management and team members to promote safety.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field or equivalent preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of related experience in a safety related position is preferred.
  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP) is a plus.
  • Extensive knowledge of OSHA and other applicable Federal and State legislations.
  • Basic First Aid Certification, EMT licenses and knowledge of Worker’s Compensation is preferred.
  • Ability to read, write and speak English and Spanish is a preferred.
  • Advanced computer skills including Gmail and Google Suite.
  • Must be able to work extended hours and weekends if needed.

West Liberty Foods/Liberty Cold/Crystal Lake Farms is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. 


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