Safety Technician

Fresh Express - Salinas, CA (30+ days ago)3.4

Position Summary
The incumbent is responsible for assisting Safety Manager in all facets of Safety/Health/Security and regulatory compliance of employees, temporary workers and contractors. The Safety Manager will act as a resource to the facility and other national and international sites. This person will also ensure compliance to all local, state and federal laws.

Daily Functions:
Implements and coordinates program to reduce or eliminate occupational injuries, illnesses, deaths and financial
Identifies by daily audits and appraises conditions which could produce accidents and financial losses.
Enforces accident prevention and loss control systems and programs for incorporation in operational policies of
Assist in the implementation of safety activities with department managers to ensure a safe plant
Assist with Quality system Compile statistical data related to exposure factors concerning occupational illnesses and accidents and prepares reports for information of personnel concerned.
Help to instill management accountability for safety and health issues within their department/facilities
Standardize safety processes, safety policies, and reports.
Conduct supervisory level training in safety and health
70% of the time will be spent auditing safety programs inside the plant
Perform other duties as assigned
Knowledge of OSHA, EPA regulations.
Effective written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to train associates at all levels of the organization.
Work well with others in a team atmosphere.
Ability to understand and respond to a diverse population.
Possess strong multi-tasking skills.
Computer literacy including specialized databases and programs used to manage safety and security at the site.

Preferred Education / Skills:
Highschool or GED
Experience Preferred
Associates Degree or Vacational Preferred / 2 years experience