The Eugene Water & Electric Board is currently seeking a skilled Safety Analyst with strong technical skills in collecting, analyzing, interpreting and reporting safety data. This position provides administrative and technical advice to supervisors and employees to ensure safety programs are compliant with state and federal regulations, and EWEB's safety procedures and processes are successfully implemented. This position works with the Safety Program Manager to advance EWEB's safety culture.
The Safety Analyst will:
Facilitate and provide guidance in the development, administration, and implementation of EWEB safety programs;
Develop analytical methods and reporting capabilities that support objectives and strategies of EWEB safety initiatives.
Create and analyze safety data and prepare management performance reports.
Ensure compliance with all federal and state safety laws and regulations, and company safety procedures and processes;
Coordinate safety activities with other sections and departments; and serve as back-up to Safety Program Manager during both emergency and non-emergency situations.
Analyze complex safety program data to determine trends; draw conclusions, provide essential safety information to the organization, and maintain a clear understanding of analytics, reporting and technology to develop and recommend solutions to further enhance the safety culture of EWEB.
Support Workers' Compensation program. Helps with processing claims; claims monitoring, administration and investigation; maintains contact with injured workers and evaluates the status of Workers' Compensation cases to determine return to work status and provide updates to supervisors and managers.
The ideal candidate will have experience with developing and implementing programs, data extraction and collection using complex queries and advanced database tools to provide meaningful reports, and possess advanced Excel skills such as logical, data and text functions, and the use of pivot tables. They will take initiative, be resourceful, detail-oriented, a self-starter, team-focused, and have strong interpersonal communication skills to communicate effectively.
Please Note: This posting includes supplemental questions. Your responses will be scored and used to determine if you will proceed to the next step of the selection process. Provide detailed answers to each question. Please do not reference your resume' or application in your responses.
WHY THIS JOB:
EWEB offers employees a progressive work culture devoted to providing excellent public service. Our employees work in a fast-paced environment where creativity, innovation, involvement, teamwork and professional development are supported and encouraged. EWEB is also committed to providing a work environment conducive to the safety, health, and well-being of its workforce, and offers great benefits, including but not limited to health care, vacation and sick leave, pension, holidays, and employee credit union.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
EWEB takes pride in our commitment to diversity and inclusion among our employees. We embrace and value differences of culture, education, experience, physical ability and unique perspectives in our workplace. We invite applications from qualified candidates who share our commitment to diversity. Attracting, retaining and advancing talent from all sources strengthens our bond with the multifaceted community we serve.
TOBACCO, SMOKE, AND VAPOR - FREE CAMPUS POLICY
EWEB fosters an environment promoting good health for both employees and the public. We want to enhance the quality of air, appearance, and employee health in and around EWEB facilities and equipment. Employees, contractors, volunteers, and visitors may not use, distribute, or sell tobacco products in or on any EWEB campus, vehicle, equipment, or worksite.
Employees, contractors, volunteers, and visitors may not inhale, exhale, burn, or carry any lighted smoking material or vapor in or on any EWEB campus, vehicle, equipment, or worksite. Smoking material may or may not include tobacco.
MINIMUM TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Minimum Experience: Four years of increasingly responsible experience in safety program support and/or administration in an industrial, construction, or manufacturing environment. Experience must include complex safety program data analysis.
Education: A Bachelor's Degree in safety and health, industrial hygiene, Business Administration or related field.
Desirable education, experience, training and certifications: CUSP, CIH, ASP, or CSP Certification preferred. Experience with Worker's Compensation program administration desirable.
Equivalency: An equivalent combination of experience and training that demonstrates the required knowledge, skills, and abilities may be qualifying.
Valid driver license: Yes
Professional license or registration: None
Post-offer background check required: Yes
Post-offer drug test required: Yes
Post-offer physical / functional test required: No
Apprenticeship or other education/training required as a condition of employment, progression or advancement: None
SUPERVISION AND/OR FUNCTIONAL OR TECHNICAL OVERSIGHT
Supervision or Functional or Technical Oversight Exercised: None.
Type and frequency of personal contact required (general public, customers, organizations, and EWEB employees): Daily personal and telephone contact with EWEB employees, professional peers, and outside vendors as well as occasional contact with OSHA safety and environmental regulators.
APPLICATIONS MAY BE OBTAINED AND FILED ONLINE AT:
ALTERNATIVE FORMAT MAY BE OBTAINED AT:
500 E. 4th Avenue
Eugene, OR 97440-2148