Safety Manager 9/1/2016

Confidential Company Lexington, KY

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29478767
AJE Ref #
576061116
Location
Lexington, KY
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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SALARY RANGE: $90,000 to $100,000/yr. base salary (role is bonus eligible)

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
B.S./B.S. in Safety or something related; 8+ years of experience a manufacturing environment with experience working as a Safety Manager. Candidates need to be able to show demonstrated achievements in behavioral change strategies. Candidates must be an expert in health and safety regulations (particularly OSHA 29 and CFR 1910) and should be experienced in developing and implementing Health & Safety Management systems such as OHSAS 18001. Candidates need to demonstrate superior communication skills.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
This person will be a part of the corporate Health and Safety Team and will help develop organizational culture and H&S policy, protocols and initiatives to drive organizational H&S performance. This person will report to the Compliance and Risk Manager for the company and will collaborate with Regional Safety Managers, Regional Operations Managers and Site Managers to ensure that an integrated approach is adopted and that long and short term goals are achieved. This person will ensure that all incidents that occur at company facilities are thoroughly investigated for root cause and reported on for both corrective and preventative measures.

COMPANY OVERVIEW:
The rapidly growing company is a $2B, privately-held manufacturer of all-natural animal feed additives, agricultural additives, food/beverage additives and various other related products. Four of this company's manufacturing facilities are located within driving distance of Lexington, KY and overall, this company has over 4,500 employees spread throughout almost 80 production facilities worldwide.