Safety Specialist in Muscatine, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/11/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Muscatine, IA
  • Duration:
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $49000.0 - $64000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt is looking for someone with a great background and knowledge of Safety requirements in a Manufacturing environment! This is a direct hire opportunity with our local client here in the Quad Cities.

The Safety Specialist will support, coordinate and verify facility programs related to safety, security and services, assist with maintaining compliance with applicable laws and regulations, and assist in the implementation of safety best practices under the direction of the Safety Manager.


• Administers company wide safety programs  

• Ensures audits of safety programs are conducted to ensure compliance of processes

• Provide operational, safety and regulatory training to site personnel

• Formulate training outlines and determine instructional methods for all site training programs. 

• Develop and maintain training documentation, to include training records, training schedules, and outlines of training courses. 

• Serves as the site representative to various regulatory agencies such as OSHA, DEQ, EPA and other agencies. 

• Inspects and evaluates workplace environments, equipment, or practices to ensure compliance with safety standards and government regulations

• Ensures incident investigations are conducted immediately and determines root cause, corrective and preventative actions are set in place to prevent future incidents. 

• Tracks, analyzes, audits and reports key measures and goals to organization

• Evaluation and selection of personal protective equipment (PPE). 

• Collection, maintenance and audit of all safety data sheets (SDS).

• Coordinates sprinkler system inspections and maintains records. 

• Participation on the security team including maintaining site access procedures. 


- Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Science, Safety Management, Engineering or similar degree within the environmental and safety fields.

- A minimum of two (2) years of experience in environmental and safety compliance.

- Bachelor of Science degree in related field and three (3) years of experience in environmental and safety compliance.


 - Experience in heavy manufacturing

-  Professional certification in one or more related fields

- Experience and/or formal education in Safety Program Management

- Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and Power Point

- Experience working in ISO 14001 Program

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. We look forward to speaking with you soon. Please note:  If you do not meet all the qualifications of the position listed here, please be sure to go to to see the other positions we have available that you may qualify.