Director of Safety in Mendota Heights, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 5/27/2020

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Job Description

Volt Technical Resources has a fantastic Director of Corporate Safety opportunity with our client for their Minneapolis, MN location

Job Description

Responsibilities will be to oversee the continuous development of Safety Policies and Procedures as well as the effective implementation of these policies across our US production facilities and distribution centers.In this role, you will ultimately be responsible for having an effective workplace safety program and culture in place and will direct the resources and activities of the organization to support the Health and Safety programs by providing advice and guidance to company management and senior management.

Specific Duties will include:

  • Develop and provide technical and administrative direction on all safety and health policies and programs which bear critical importance to overall corporate objectives, operations, and profitability of the various plants and distribution centers
  • Directs and evaluates the performance of assigned staff; establishes performance requirements and regularly monitors performance and provides coaching for performance improvement and development; recommends compensation and takes action when necessary to improve performance deficiencies.
  • Oversee and enforce compliance with all OSHA, WC, EPA and DOT Regulations pertaining to company operations while maintaining awareness of OSHA (including PSM), EPA and DOT amendments and make recommendations for their implementation.
  • Manages environmental compliance by researching the required regulations and guidelines, forecasting prevention needs, and reporting on prevention plans.
  • Oversee and enforce compliance with all OSHA, and WC Regulations pertaining to company operations while maintaining awareness of OSHA and WC amendments and make recommendations for their implementation.
  • Create a work environment which reflects a commitment to protecting the health and safety of employees.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree required in risk management, industrial safety and health, safety engineering, safety management or closely related field.
  • Minimum of three years worker's compensation claims experience
  • Prefer 10+ years of progressive experience with 7+ years of safety management.
  • Prior experience with a large multi-plants

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer