Mid Cape Home Centers-Main record Safety Manager in South Dennis, Massachusetts
DESCRIPTION The Safety Manager is responsible for monitoring and assessing hazardous and unsafe situations and developing measures to insure personnel safety and mitigating risk. The Safety Officer ensures the that the appropriate safety plans, policies and procedures are in place and followed. The Safety Manager is responsible for accident investigations, root cause analysis and corrective action. Other activities would include creating and implementing a site audit document, doing site audits, providing information and/or running safety meetings, working with the training department to develop LMS safety programs for all locations. The Safety Manager is responsible for communicating and setting the tone regarding our corporate safety goals and objectives. This role serves to maintain compliance with all federal, state and local laws. POSITION REQUIREMENTS Safety Officer Job Duties: Auditing all sites and activities, identify and mitigate all safety concerns including people, equipment and processes Assessing risk and possible safety hazards of all aspects of operations Creating analytical reports of safety data Inspecting all equipment and processes to make sure they are safe and that tag/lockout procedues are followed Ordering repairs for unsafe and/or damaged equipment Focusing on prevention by keeping up with equipment maintenance and employee training Presenting safety principles to staff in meetings or lecture-type training sessions Participating in continuing education to update knowledge of health and safety protocols and techniques Creating safety plans that include suggested improvements to existing infrastructure and business processes Sharing information, suggestions, and observations with Leadership to create consistency in safety standards throughout the production team and the entire company Meeting company health and safety goals Investigating causes of accidents and other unsafe conditions on site and taking corrective action Liaising with law enforcement and other investigators who are present at the time of a serious accident Finding the best way to prevent future accidents Reviewing and reporting on the staff's compliance with health and safety rules and recommending commendations or dismissal based on performance Holding monthly safety meetings with the Mid-Cape Home Centers safety committee to ensure compliance Safety Officer Skills and Qualifications: Health, Safety, Regulations, Training, Education, Risk Assessment, Analysis, Auditing, Inspection, Communication, Corporate Responsibility Continuing Education Maintain up-to-date awareness of company activities, industry trends & government regulations Attend trainings and self-learning opportunities to keep up-to-date on compliance and regulations All other duties as assigned by Management Physical Requirements: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and talk or hear; climb stairs and/or ladders. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.