Sr. Safety Manager

  • Posted: 4 months ago
  • Reference: job-11921
  • Location: Chicago, IL
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Organization: Shirley Parsons
  • Salary: $120000 - 130000 per year
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Chicago, IL

An international food manufacturing company is seeking a Sr. Safety Manager to help further develop their Safety program covering its facilities in the Chicago area.  This business invests heavily in its EHS programs and has developed a strong safety culture in which both the COO and CEO take active roles. The successful candidate will be tasked with influencing a healthy safety culture, requiring the ability to influence and engage stakeholders at various levels of the business.

The Role:

  • Improve, develop, and implement a more robust Safety program.
  • Influences Plant, Production, Operations, Maintenance, and site management to drive the Safety performance and results.
  • Supports company interface with regulatory authorities for regulatory visits, requests and submissions for the region.
  • Monitors changes to all Safety regulations pertaining to their area and reviews recommendations for incorporation into Safety management systems and standards in a timely manner.
  • Accountable for managing site Safety documentation to include program design, Safety data collection and posting, training documentation, and Safety KPI reports.
  • Participates as a leader for audits and assigns Safety resources to audits in their area.

The Candidate:

  • 7+ years EHS experience in food processing or consumer goods manufacturing.
  • 3+ years of multi-site experience.
  • 2+ years of Management experience.
  • Background in developing and implementing safety programs.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in EHS-related field or Safety Professional certification required.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to influence and engage others.
  • Experience integrating new manufacturing teams preferred.


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Boston Office

77 Sleeper St
MA 02210

(+1) 617-939-9533

Los Angeles Office

1925 Century Park E
Los Angeles
CA 90067

(+1) 323-300-6655