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Safety Trainer


Shirley Parsons are working with a major Civil Engineering contractor currently recruiting a Safety Trainer on behalf of a rapidly growing Knoxville, TN based company. This organization is seeking a safety professional with extensive training experience.

The person placed in the role will take a lead in to creation of bespoke safety training programs that will be rolled out US wide.

The Role:

  • Support and train all safety policies and compliance with OSHA, state, and local regulations
  • Coordinates, facilitates, administers, monitors and evaluates effectiveness of training efforts and implements corrective action as necessary.
  • Trains or ensures employees are trained on SOPs, company policy, safety and regulatory guidelines and changes.
  • Administer, organize, track, and conduct company training programs.
  • Verify completion of safety recommendations and requirements on site

The Candidate:

  • Bachelor's degree in EHS or related technical field preferred
  • 5+ years EHS experience within a manufacturing environment 
  • OSHA 500, 501, or 502 required 
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • Proficient in report writing, documentation, and record keeping related to OSHA standards
  • Strong understanding of forklift safety