Safety Manager in Vienna, GA at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 5/17/2018

Career Snapshot

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    Vienna, GA
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    Not Specified
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Career Description

SUMMARY: This position works with all departments to develop and enhance a culture of consistent safe behavior. This position serves as a subject expert to ensure compliance with Safety & Health standards. In addition, this person must observe, track, and complete activities with employees, to reduce and eliminate work related injuries and accidents to support our safety and sustainability goals. This person must maintain comprehensive filing system for documents pertainingto compliance with OSHA. He/She will serve as the location representative for Health and Safety RESPONSIBLITIES: Ensure Compliance with OSHA standards plan and implement safety policies and procedures in compliance with local, state, federal (OSHA) rules and regulations Be an active part of the team to plan, direct and implement organizational safety programs and initiatives Conduct proactive, action based programs to reduce or eliminate work related accidents or injuries. Develop and facilitate safety related training. Adhere to all Food safety and Quality policies and procedures, reporting any nonconformity. Assists with and train supervisors on proper accident investigations for all work related injuries andprovide reports to location management. Performs all job site analysis, determine employee exposure, and assist in developing safe work policies, procedures and inspection report forms. Performs new hire safety training. Monitors safety work orders. Publish safety audit tracking form which includes audits, cross audits, audits done with hourly employees, positive reinforcement, unsafe acts and unsafe conditions. Maintains and updates all safety records such as: injuries, illnesses, safety statistics, authorized safety training, using spreadsheets, graphs, charts and presentations as required. All other duties as assigned. Degree in Safety/Environmental or related engineering discipline; or equivalent combination of education and experience. 3+ years' related experience and /or training; prior safety management experience; strong knowledge of safety, health laws, regulations, ergonomics and environmental. In lieu of Bachelor's degree, must have 4+ years as safety leadership or safety professional preferred. Strong knowledge and experience w/leading Machine Guarding, Ergonomics, PSM, High volume of state or local environmental experience to ensure reporting and response to local agencies are met and business interest are protected Strong problem solving skills, data driven with and affinity for data management Conducts Risk Analysis and Coordinates Actions to remove or mitigate Effective verbal & writing skills to present ideas and concepts to diverse audiences from front-line to plant leadership level Safety Professional Certification, preferred Bachelor's degree in Safety or related field, 2 years leading safety programs in industrial setting, preferred. Must be detail oriented with a high level of accuracy.