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Based at our Conshohocken, PA facility, we seek an energetic, dedicated individual who will facilitate the effective management of the plant’s health and safety program. Reporting to the Facility Manager and working in conjunction with the Regional Safety Administrator, the Facility Safety Coordinator oversees regulatory compliance, accident investigation/documentation and OSHA VPP efforts.
This position is responsible for all aspects of Safety Training including:
Additionally, he/she will continuously monitor the performance and effectiveness of the plant’s health and safety program throughout the facility, through an active presence in the facility throughout the workday, and make program adjustments as necessary to meet performance and improvement objectives. This may require some budget preparation and planning. Outage Safety (which will require additional work hours for approximately 2 to 3 weeks, twice a year):
Medical surveillance and clinic/Workcare coordination:
To be considered for this position, candidate must have an Associates Degree (ideally in a Safety and Health, Engineering or Science-related area) coupled with 5 years Health & Safety experience with a working knowledge of OSHA 1910 regulations.
The ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects / programs simultaneously and work well with all levels of the organization are also essential. Individual must feel comfortable with public speaking, as he or she will be responsible for providing effective health and safety training.