Occupational Safety and Health Specialist

Posted: 09/13/2019

Occupational Safety and Health Specialist
Ankeny, IA
$70-80K + bonus
Our manufacturing client is actively searching for an Occupational Safety and Health Specialist in the Ankeny, IA area. This Specialist will establish, enforce and oversee programs that drive year-over-year improvement in safety and ergonomics performance while sustaining highest environmental quality standards.  
Key Responsibilities:

  • Involved in the design and development of facilities, work areas and work procedures and makes health, safety and environmental recommendations accordingly.
  • Engage in the development of methods to drive continuous improvement of HSE practices.
  • Assemble, manage and update health, safety and environmental policy and procedure manuals.
  • Assist in ensuring compliance with all HSE regulations, keep up to date changes to laws and regulations that impact the organization.
  • May serve as a contact with regulatory bodies.
Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree required.
  • 1+ year experience in safety and health.
  • Knowledge of health, safety, environmental and workers compensation best practices.
  • Skilled to influence culture is a big plus.
  • Expertise in data and problem analysis, creative problem solving and solution thinking.
  • Competent in driving continuous improvement in HSE.
  • Bi-lingual (English-Spanish) is a plus.
Additional Incentives:
  • Competitive compensation package (Performance Based Bonus)
  • Benefits package
  • Relocation assistance
  • Excellent Succession plan in place for growth potential
Safety Supervisor, Safety Engineer, EHS, health, environment, safety, training, ergonomics

Type of Employment: Full-Time