Safety Coordinator

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Clear Lake, IA
$50,000 - $75,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Oct 10, 2018
Job ID
Our food manufacturing client is seeking a Safety Supervisor for their Clear Lake, IA location. Join our company and be part of an innovative team! 
Must Have:
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience.
  • 3 to 5 years workplace safety experience.
  • Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers/vendors, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community. 
  • Knowledge of local, state and federal safety compliance and regulatory issues, including the Occupational Safety and Health Act.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Identify employee safety training needs, develop training materials or outsource as necessary.
  • Identify unsafe work conditions and practices through workplace audits, documenting and taking appropriate action to eliminate these conditions and behaviors.
  • Investigation, record keeping and follow up regarding all workplace accidents.
  • Ensure compliance with Occupational Safety and Health Administration regulations as well as other governmental agencies.
  • Work with Workers Compensation carrier to ensure cost effective and appropriate handling of all workers compensation claims.
  • Determine requirements and coordinate supplying appropriate safety equipment and PPE to employees.
  • Schedule, prepare and track attendance at monthly safety training sessions.