There are 1500 employees who sit at the facility in Ithaca, NY. 30,000 globally.
They have a lot of events on campus. Company Picnics, Softball tournaments, they have Olympic size pool indoors with life guard on duty(families of employees allowed to use pool at anytime, cafeteria with chef on campus).
The Safety Manager ensures that housekeeping, safe operating procedures, and a healthy work environment are communicated in the workplace according to OSHA guidelines and company policies.
Ensures that monthly departmental safety inspections and audits are conducted to monitor if proper safety measures are being utilized.
Ensures that new and modified equipment safety signoffs (risk assessments) are comprehensive and complete.
Maintains fire protection systems and trains plant emergency personnel in firefighting and emergency response procedures to reduce potential business interruption.
Schedules required drills (emergency evacuation, severe weather, etc.), industrial hygiene testing, etc., ensuring compliance to all regulations.
Ensures that all operations are conducted within OSHA guidelines.
Actively participates, and in some cases leads, plant Safety Committees, incident investigations, employee suggestion responses and implementations, shop floor conversations, and multi-site safety committees.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE (Minimum Qualifications)
BS degree required; Environment Health & Safety, Industrial Hygiene
8+ years of experience with safety, fire systems, emergency response, and industrial hygiene. Experience in a manufacturing environment preferred.
Proficient understanding of behavior-based safety.
Proficient computer based skills including database, spreadsheet, word processing and presentations.
Experience in technical and awareness level training program development and delivery preferred.
Strong communications / people skills.
Required: Graduate Safety Professional (GSP). CSP or SMS a plus
First Aid/CPR or Certified OSHA instructor a plus.