Safety Specialist (Caldwell, ID)
The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses.
These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy.
We currently have a position available at our Idaho Plant in Caldwell, ID. SUMMARYThis position is responsible for establishing safety and security procedures for the facility. The Safety and Security Specialist also partners with the management team on safety best practices for the industry. They are also responsible for developing, implementing, and evaluating phases of programs and procedures to assure personnel and facility safety. RESPONSIBILITIES* Is an active Team Member of the Plants Process Safety Management team. * Is responsible for supporting, managing, or implementing Food Safety and Product Quality standards. * Implements proactive safety processes at the facility with the purpose to eliminate injury to employees and create a sustainable safety culture. * Provides training and support to the Plant Management Team for safety incident/accident investigation, corrective action implementation and safety accident/incident prevention activities. * Develops and implements phases of programs and record keeping systems to track and evaluate personnel injury and illness experience. Participates in monitoring and controlling the companys safety standards in accordance with OSHA and State regulations. * Develops and conducts phases of employee training, emergency preparedness, and quality assurance programs. Evaluates and approves routine material and equipment requisition, new and modified processes, and non-routine work. * Responsible for site security.
REQUIREMENTS* Bachelor's Degree from 4 year college or university* Three plus years related experience and/or training. * Possess or is willing to pursue Board of Certified Safety Professionals, Occupational Health & Safety Technologist (OHST), or Associate Safety Professional/Certified Safety Professional (ASP/CSP).
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They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. Combination of education, training and/or experience will be considered for this position. HOW TO APPLY External Candidates:Visit www.simplot.com/careersSelect Job SearchSelect Current OpportunitiesSelect All Open PositionsApply to Job ID# 7078 When a position is in the interview stage or has been filled, it will no longer appear on our Simplot Careers website.
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