AutoZone's DC Safety Manager manages and directs all safety programs in the DC, which includes all new hire safety training, as well as annual refresher training. The position is also responsible for ensuring injury related investigations are conducted. Other responsibilities include guidance to the DC Leadership team regarding OSHA, EPA, and other regulatory compliance. Safety facility inspections are conducted by the position to identify unsafe circumstances and behaviors. The DC Safety Manager manages all physical and personnel security in the DCs in the absence of the Loss Prevention Manager. The DC Safety Manager may act as a resource to stores serviced by their DC, which includes safety.
Training, including new hire training, powered industrial equipment training, post injury retraining, annual refresher and regulatory compliance training,) Investigations (accident/injury investigations).
Facilitates injury re-enactments with a focus on uncovering root cause.
Facilitates and monitors site specific action plans that address most common injury types and causes through injury trend analysis. Goal is to reduce injury frequency rates in each DC.
Provides safety assistance to Regions serviced by their DC when needed
Completes Facility Inspection surveys and inspects all safety within the DC.
Spends active time on floor conducting hazard identification.
Spearheads project analyses - Developing, testing, and evaluating projects in safety are continual requirements of the DC Safety Manager position.
Manages property protection program - facility system(s) management i.e. fire alarm system, and fire prevention (pump, and sprinkler maintenance)
Associate's degree (two-year program) or equivalent formal training program preferred
One or more years experience in Occupational Health and Safety
Strong interpersonal and presentation skills