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Plant Safety Professional

Description

One of the North America's largest aggregates, cement and construction materials company is looking for a Plant Safety Professional, to join their team in Freeman, IA. Based at one of their major plants you would be responsible for driving safety performance at jobsite level - ensuring a commitment towards safety excellence across all plant employees. This represents a fantastic opportunity to join an industry leader, where you will be given every platform to succeed in the role.

Relocation Assistance will be provided to non-local candidates

The Role:

  • Promote a proactive safety culture at all levels of the organization, with heavy focus on employee engagement towards the safety program
  • Work closely with the Safety Director in highlighting successes and core focus areas, in order to continually develop the safety program 
  • Undertake job-site inspections, hazard observations, near miss investigations and audits at the Plant, as deemed necessary
  • Identify, develop and deliver safety training in areas such as: safety regulation, hazardous conditions, use of tools and equipment etc. 
  • Ensure company continually remains compliant and informed of industry regulatory changes when it comes to bodies such as OSHA & MSHA

The Candidate:

  • A self-starter, with strong communication skills who can engage with internal & external stakeholders alike
  • Circa. 3-5 years hands on safety experience in either aggregates, mining/cement or similar heavy-manufacturing industries
  • Bachelors Degree in Occupational Safety, Engineering or other related discipline (preferred)
  • Experience dealing with regulatory bodies e.g. OSHA & MSHA
  • Based near Freeman, IA (Relocation Assistance will be provided to non-local candidates)