Unitex Industrial Safety Manager in Lawrence, Massachusetts
Unitex is currently seeking a Safety Manager for its BRAND NEW, state-of-the-art facility plant in Lawrence, MA (as well as weekly trips to Hartford, CT). Our new Lawrence plant is opening in fall 2020. LOCAL MASS AND CT CANDIDATES ONLY.
At Unitex, a Safety Manager is responsible for the following:
Oversees all aspects of industrial safety for 5 industrial laundry plants
Walks the manufacturing plant floor and recognizes safety errors and provides guidance in solving those errors
Handles all plant audits
Assures the site safety programs are implemented and maintained
Handles Worker?s Comp, FMLA and other claims /paperwork
Works with both union and non-union employees
Minimum of three (3) years' experience in an industrial and/or manufacturing environment with heavy exposure to safe work practices.
Knowledge of industrial manufacturing practices and processes
Mechanical Engineering background is necessary
Develops and maintains relationships with all levels within the organization from the corporate office to the production areas.
Strong working knowledge of OSHA regulations / requirements
Detailed knowledge of OSHA, EPA and other applicable industry environmental, health and safety standards
Knowledge of Worker?s Comp and FMLA processes
Strong problem solving and decision-making skills with the ability to develop multiple solutions to an issue and make valid recommendations for resolution
Knowledge of manufacturing practices and processes
Experience with Word, Excel, Outlook
Ability and desire to travel to our plants in CT (Hartford area) on a weekly basis - mileage and tolls reimbursed.
Visit us at www.unitex.com/careers to apply and to view our recruiting video.