Safety Specialist (FG – Othello, WA)
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 Safety Specialist position available at our Food Group location in Othello, WA.
Summary Works under general supervision. Follows established procedures. Work is reviewed for soundness of technical judgment and overall adequacy. Develops, implements, and evaluates phases of programs and procedures to assure personnel and facility safety.
Works with internal personnel in integrating programs. Measures and documents compliance programs/efforts.
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 company's safety standards in accordance with OSHA and State regulations.
Conducts trend analysis, audits, accident investigations, and site inspections of operational procedures, facility design, equipment, and materials. Analyzes data in compliance with current regulations and makes appropriate recommendations to prevent new or recurring accidents.
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.
Bachelor's Degree from 4 year college or university.
Three plus years related experience and/or training.
May provide leadership to less experienced specialists and to technicians through work assignments, monitoring schedules, and resolving problems.
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).
Combination of education, training and/or experience will be considered for this position.
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