Health & Safety Advisor

Location: Parrish AL Posted Date: June 26, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 220241 Careermine Job Id: 1782662
About this role
Reporting to the Sr. Director Health & Safety, you will be the expert in managing, planning, coordinating and directing H&S activities at manufacturing, transport, distribution, and field service sites to reduce risk of employee injury, community impact and property loss. You will be part of a dynamic team who provides Point of Contact interface and services to Regional Business Unit GM and Management Team concerning all aspects of H&S and Security. Other duties will include:

  • Thorough working knowledge and understanding of H&S regulatory compliance requirements for U.S. locations. (Local, state/national);
  • Support field Operations and Business Unit leadership with the development and implementation of sustainable management strategies to achieve Company H&S management system objectives;
  • Support implementation of process safety management programs;
  • Facilitate incident investigation and root cause analysis activities to continually reduce risk and improve Company performance;
  • Promote the use of Individual risk assessment methodologies to increase awareness of personal safety factors;
  • Mentor and coach BU leadership in the use of techniques and employee-centered involvement initiatives that increase employee awareness of their role in ensuring a safe place of work;
  • Provide training to employees focused on all aspects of H&S activities and expectations;
  • Participate in Business Excellence (BEx) activities, team building workshops, and special working groups to continually improve performance and replicate best practices;
  • Thorough knowledge concerning developing processes and practices related to the following key areas: H&S system implementation; Behavior Based Safety; Ergonomics; Risk Assessment and Reduction; Occupational Hygiene.
  • Strong organizational skills, analytical and problem-solving skills, communication and interpersonal skills. Must have demonstrated follow-up and closure skills;
  • Excellent leadership and managerial skills required including high energy and proactive forward thinking;
  • Must be experienced in leading and conducting H&S compliance and management systems audits;
  • Develop and deliver or applicable H&S training for employees, supervisors, and management team;
  • Direct and support H&S functions at multiple facilities regionally;
  • Monitor the regulatory arena for new regulations and rule making;
  • Communicate with all business units pertaining to H&S.


About you
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Safety Management, Engineering, Science or related field is preferred. Advanced degree and/or professional certification desired. (CSP or CIH Preferred);
  • Minimum 5 years H&S experience in a chemical manufacturing, processing or field service-related industry involving chemical handling. Commercial explosives and/or mining industry experience preferred;
  • Computer literacy in Microsoft Office applications, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Office 365 and Access;
  • Preferred Disciplines: Occupational Safety and Health, Health and Safety Management or engineering, PSM;
  • Positive attitude, friendly demeanor, and team player.


What we offer
  • Vacation time + 10 paid holidays + a couple of PTO days;
  • Full health benefits including employer HSA contributions + dental plan with an orthodontic option, wellness coaching available;
  • Up to a 4% 401k match additional company contribution from 1% to 5% based on years of service;
  • Generous tuition reimbursement program;
  • Friendly and supportive coworkers/


Summary
  • Vacancy number: PUB220241
  • Location: Parrish
  • Market: Oil, Gas & Mining
  • hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Mining
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Closing date: Thursday, August 22, 2019