Safety Coordinator

Location: Canonsburg, PA

Job Type: Full Time / Permanent


  • Proven safety leader who inspires others to practice safety 24 x 7.
  • Collaborate with operations to help implement a proactive approach to safety compliance focusing on training.
  • Participate in operations team member meetings daily for all shifts.
  • Oversee Safety orientation, training and Forklift certification for new hires.
  • Schedules and conducts re-cert and retraining as needed.
  • Primary contact for local, state and/or federal inquiry or onsite inspections.
  • Facilitate with managers, supervisors and Human Resources during the workers compensation process.
  • Maintain and compile OSHA 300 Logs and required postings.
  • Evaluate, assess and upgrade safety policies & procedures to improve company safety performance.
  • Conduct regular safety audits of all facilities to ensure and upgrade as appropriate, facilities, equipment, work practices, supervisor coaching, PPE, material handling and other safety concerns.
  • Annual audit of all safety practices & procedures to ensure that they comport with latest legal, regulatory and industry standards.
  • Prepare and conduct regular safety training sessions for all employees. On a monthly basis preferred.
  • Lead accident & incident investigations to determine appropriate facts, root cause, required actions, necessary reporting and implement corrective actions in a timely manner.
  • Review surveillance cameras as needed.
  • Research and develops cost-saving recommendations.
  • Provides various reports and analyzes to ensure compliance, including safety trends.
  • Utilize injury/claims analysis reports to identify trends and opportunities for safety improvements.
  • Maintain records and ensure compliance with all regulatory bodies and standards (including OSHA, DEP, etc).
  • Maintain ISO standards for employee safety.
  • Audit compliance with all environmental permits, including those related to water runoff and atmospheric emissions.
  • Serve as safety committee spearhead.

Position Requirements

  • BachelorĀ“s Degree in Safety Management, Engineering, Industrial Hygiene, Basic or Applied Science, Environmental Science, or any other related subject.
  • 3 or more years safety experience in manufacturing environment required, preferably heavy manufacturing
  • Leadership skills and experience implementing change by working with senior leadership, peers and other employees without direct management authority.
  • OSHA 10 and OSHA 30 certification.
  • Required to travel to and from between 2 manufacturing plants in the Washington County area.