Current Open Positions: Manufacturing Safety & Compliance Manager
Manufacturing Safety & Compliance Manager
Company: REMA TIP TOP/North America Inc.
Location: Madison, GA.
REMA TIP TOP/North America Inc. is seeking a motivated and experienced Manufacturing Compliance & Safety Manager – East Coast region to join our team at our Madison, GA facility. Candidate must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Health & Safety or related field and have at least 3-5 years of related work experience in a leadership/management role. The successful candidate will be highly organized, detail-oriented, innovative and strategic; with strong analytical, problem- solving and interpersonal/communication skills.
This individual will be responsible for the implementation and maintenance of the Company’s Health and Safety program for Manufacturing/Production facility.
Secondary focus areas: Confined Space, Fall Protection, Lockout Tagout, Fork Lift, Rigging, Respirator Use/Respirator Fit Test, DOT knowledge.
Create and maintain accurate Safety Data Sheets
Assist in matters of compliance –regulatory standards and reporting. EPA reporting and GA Dept of Natural Resources, storm water reporting.
Assists, plans and implements safety policies and procedures in compliance with local, state, and federal rules and regulations including Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).
Responsible for new hire site-specific safety orientation, coordination of on-site safety meetings; plans, implements, coordinates and conducts safety training.
Conduct and document on-site safety audits. Perform inspections, prepare written reports of findings and recommendations for corrective or preventive measures where indicated and follows up to ensure measures have been implemented.
Conduct post-accident investigations and prepare report identifying possible accident causes and hazards for use by company personnel and senior management and works with Workers Compensation cases.
Promoting proactive and preventive safety activities by observing, analyzing, encouraging safe work behaviors and correcting unsafe conditions.
Ensuring OSHA regulations, safety policies and procedures are being followed.
Establishing safety goals, reinforcing safety policies and procedures, monitoring safety metrics, supporting and coaching supervisors and employees.
Providing feedback to encourage learning, monitoring safety compliance and creating awareness and setting priorities that focus on continuous improvement.
Advises management on safety compliance concerns and preventative actions.
Maintains safety files and records.
Assist in the development, evaluation and upgrading of safety programs.
Maintain effective communication with other members of the Safety Department, Maintenance Department and Human Resources Department.
Work closely with facility management in optimizing opportunities to reduce risks.
Job Safety Analysis and make recommendations for correction.
Some domestic travel required.
Skills & Qualifications
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Health & Safety or related field.
3-5 years of related experience in a leadership/management role, preferably in Manufacturing.
One or more of the following credentials: Authorized OSHA Trainer, Certified Safety Professional (BCSP), Associate Safety Professional (BCSP), Safety Management Specialist (BCSP) and/or Occupational Hygiene and Safety Technologist (BCSP)
In-depth knowledge of OSHA and EPA standards
MSHA knowledge/background preferred, but not required.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work as part of a team and individually.
Strong interpersonal skills, ability to lead and teach.
Influential, ability to motivate and direct the safety culture of the organization.
A highly organized; innovative, analytical and critical & strategic thinker.
Results-oriented leader with sound decision making skills and adept at problem solving.
Adept in creating training materials and presentations.
Willingness to adhere to safety standards and wear Personal Protective Equipment.