Randstad Safety Specialist in Alexandria, Louisiana

Safety Specialist

job details:

  • location:Alexandria, LA

  • salary:$75,000 - $80,000 per year

  • date posted:Tuesday, April 3, 2018

  • experience:5 years

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries

  • reference:138999

job description

Permanent position: A Safety Specialist is needed for a leading Industrial Manufacturing organization in Alexandria, LA. The Safety Specialist is responsible to evaluate, plan, coordinate, and maintain safety compliance within the facility. Qualified candidates must have a BS in Degree and 5+ years' of related safety experience. Candidates with an industrial hygiene background are preferred. This is a direct hire role, and relocation assistance will be considered for qualified candidates.

Responsibilities for the Safety Specialist

  • Develop, implement, train, and audit Health and Safety, policies, and procedures; ensure compliance with all applicable regulations

  • Support departmental managers and supervisors in the accident investigation and reporting of incidents; take the lead when assigned and manage emergency situations as needed

  • Schedule and manage Industrial Hygiene program

  • Oversee safety audits

Requirements for the Safety Specialist

  • BS Degree is required; Safety Sciences or Industrial Hygiene discipline preferred

  • 5+ years' of related safety experience, preferably within an industrial environment

  • Working knowledge of OSHA 29 CFR 1910

  • Prior supervisory experience preferred

Benefits

  • Comprehensive Benefits Package

  • 401K with match