Health and Safety Specialist

Location: Everett, MA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $75,000.00 - $85,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 12/5/2017
Job ID: 02547824
Job Description
Management Business Solutions is actively seeking a Health and Safety Specialist who will be directly reporting to the Senior Health and Safety Manager. This position is located in Everett, MA. The ideal candidate will have metals recycling industry or heavy industrial knowledge and experience. This person will be responsible for achieving excellence in health and safety management while providing a high-quality product safely, effectively and efficiently decrease accidents and errors to help increase profits.
  • Balances business needs with health and safety requirements in a cost-effective manner.
  • Conducts on site field work associated with observing, monitoring, recording, sampling, and preparing reports.
  • Drives appropriate behaviors that prevents injuries or illnesses in the workplace.
  • Administers effective safety and awareness programs.
  • Develops metrics to monitor performance and statistical safety investigations.
  • Stays up to date on a variety of standards, laws, and regulations that are applied to the locations with frequent contact at all levels of the organization.
  • Provides a safe environment for all employees, customers, and visitors.
  • Prepares safety reports.
  • Develops and implements procedures and behavioral applications that drive incident reduction.
  • Provides health and safety coaching/assistance to develop managers and safety teams.
  • Assists operations in driving continuous improvements and compliance by making recommendations for improvements to managers and leaders of business operations.
  • Produces and maintains company safety compliance calendar with timely submittals.
  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree required. A Bachelor's in Safety, Chemical, or Civil Engineering preferred.
  • 2+ years of related experience and Industrial Hygiene required.
  • 3+ years of experience in Compliance/Management required.
  • Valid driver’s license and ability to travel regionally required.
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Microsoft Project.
  • Effective written and oral communication in a diverse work environment preferred.
  • Experience in a manufacturing or industrial environment preferred.