SHE Specialist

Location: White Springs FL Posted Date: August 15, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 2019-9656 Careermine Job Id: 1796399
Job Description

Location: US-FL-White Springs
Load Term: Full Time
Employer ID: 2019-9656

SHE Specialist - (White Springs, Florida, USA)

At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.

Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world's largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.

We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.

Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.

What you will do:
  • Coach employees / contractors towards creating a safe work environment for all employees/contractors by educating all personnel regarding compliance with all applicable safety, health and environmental (SHE) requirements, leading by example, and promoting a positive SHE attitude/culture to all. This should be done by:
    • Spend 75% of time in the field coaching, mentoring and guiding all employees/contractors through safe work practices.
    • Focus on coaching, mentoring, and actively participating in Job Hazard Analysis, Incident Investigations, Key Procedure Audits Work Place Inspections, etc.
    • Provide Safety expertise in all necessary safety reviews and meetings (i.e. Tap Roots, etc.)
    • Recommend the alteration or modification to existing safety systems and provides technical advice to personnel for improving the safety of all employees/contractors on site.
    • Accompanies and documents OSHA/MSHA inspections, insurance inspections and other formal safety inspections of the site
    • Supports the behavioral based safety process by actively participating in meetings, sampling, coaching, and mentoring in the process
    • Open to employee safety, health and environmental suggestions and concerns, follows up and provides feedback
    • Respond to technical and legal questions from the field
  • Training should occupy 25-35% of the time with some of this time being part of the 75% outlined in item 1a. This should be done by:
    • Train new employees/contractors and complete follow-up assessments, as well as keep experienced personnel informed as to safe and efficient methods of performing their assignments
    • Provide site specific MSHA/OSHA compliance training to employees, contractors, and visitors, meeting the sites training plan requirements
    • Provide training on:
      • MSHA/OSHA auditing
      • PotashCorp Guidance Documents and Tier Standards
      • Site Specific and Area Specific SOP's, Regulations, etc
      • This training shall be done on a continuous basis using practical sessions in the field, to ensure understanding and know how
      • Coaching and mentoring employees / contractors on sustainable safe work habits. Provides management necessary support to assure safety expectations are met. Instruct on methods of safely performing work
      • Assist in technical training programs and implementation of approved safety practices to achieve an efficient and safe operation
      • Involvement in new training alignment initiatives as outlined by Corporate. This will be coordinated with the training department
    • Reinforce employees/contractors to properly plan work following all safe work practices per Nutrien Corporate Policies and Regulations. This should be done by:
      • Participate and Coach in JHAs, PSSR's, MOC's, Pre-Bid Meetings, PHA and HAZOPs, etc.
      • Provide clarification and expertise on interpretations of regulatory and legislative requirements
    • Develop, implement and participate in continuing education to provide assistance to all employees/contractors to ensure most current Nutrien Corporate Policies and Regulations. This should be done by:
      • Attend safety related training events, safety conferences, etc
      • Coach on Safety Team Leaders Meetings and required safety related training sessions to administer effective sessions. This should be done by:
        • Develop and distribute Safety Team Leaders meeting topics
        • Follow proper meeting effectiveness guidelines, objectives and agendas, modifying as appropriate.
        • Continuously review and improve training sessions
      • Review safety related activities for completeness of required documentation. This should be done by:
        • Analyze safety system data streams including KPA's, incident reports, etc. for continuous improvement
        • Analyze trends and identify corrective actions in a timely manner.
        • Tracking and following up on all concerns, recommendations, and action items brought forward to ensure they are completed in a timely manner.
        • Daily tracking of SHE work orders and provide assistance to get them completed if necessary. Provide feedback to personnel on challenges and completion.
      • Other safety and environmental related responsibilities:
        • Understand the elements of process safety management (PSM) and use them as best practices to improve our safety systems
        • Lead incident investigations and assemble investigation team and enter gathered information into the ETQ system
        • Develop, recommend, and provide changes to safety procedures (i.e. Standard Operating Procedures, site policies)
        • Draft, finalize, and distribute TapRoot investigation reports
        • Test, investigate, and approve new PPE
        • Assists other facilities in safety efforts as needed/directed
        • Assists or coordinates Industrial Hygiene Activities including audiometric testing, pulmonary and/or fit testing
        • Participate on audit teams
        • Actively participate in Emergency Management and Crisis Communication Drills
        • Active involvement with the emergency response activities on site and throughout Nutrien
        • Maintaining records for OSHA, MSHA, ETQ, and PSM
      • Contractor Management
        • Attend and participate in Contractor meetings
        • Conduct presentations and training to ensure compliance
        • Field audits on contractor activities providing feedback to Contractors and Nutrien Representatives
        • Work with contractors to ensure they understand Nutrien's short and long term goals and that their role plays an integral part of the success of reaching these goals

What you will bring:
  • Motivation and ability to obtain Professional Safety Certifications
  • Motivation and ability to obtain Professional Safety Certifications
  • Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) and (Mine Safety and Health Administration) MSHA instructor certification preferred
  • Experience with incident investigations preferred
  • Possess the ability to lead and influence employees/contractors
  • Analytical reading and proficient writing skills
  • General business computer application skills required (Microsoft Office, Typing, Safety related research)
  • Ability to assess safety programs and make recommendations to the safety manager for continuous improvement
  • Ability to develop working knowledge of Corporate and site safety programs and policies/procedures
  • Ability to lead audits and deliver training as required

Are you a good match? Apply today!

Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics

This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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