Health & Safety Manager - Manufacturing

Wheaton, Illinois Permanent USD100,000 - USD115,000 per year
  • Established Manufacturer, highly visible role
  • Oversee all Health & Safety Functions

About Our Client

Our client is an established automotive manufacturer. They seek a Safety Manager to oversee all the safety program, including the design and implementation of new programs.

Job Description

As the Safety Manager, you will be responsible for developing, implementing, and managing comprehensive environmental, health, and safety programs to ensure compliance with regulations, promote employee well-being, and minimize environmental impact. You will collaborate with various departments to create a culture of safety and sustainability throughout the organization.

  • Oversee the safety program and provide supervision of the Safety Specialist
  • Train employees on Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations, such as, but not limited to, forklifts, LOTO, personal protective equipment, and blood-borne pathogens
  • Perform audits and inspections and create detailed reports
  • Manage PPE program, including placing orders, and daily presence on production floor
  • Design and implement safety and health programs to prevent, correct, and/or control unsafe and noncompliant conditions
  • Review and evaluate new and existing operations to identify and resolve any safety and issues in manufacturing processes
  • Eliminate or control hazardous conditions resulting from human error, equipment and machine operations that may lead to human injury and/or property damage
  • Conduct safety audits and advise management on safety issues observed
  • Complete related documentation and reports
  • Investigate accidents to determine causes and how to prevent such accidents in the future
  • Plan and test emergency systems and procedures to ensure proper preparation
  • Follow standard work instructions
  • Other duties as assigned

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • 5+ years of Health and Safety management experience in a Manufacturing environment
  • Experience with interpretation of OSHA regulations and safety policy and programs
  • Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook experience
  • Project management experience is a plus
  • Valid driver's license is required in order to drive between the production facilities
  • Must be willing to cross-train

What's on Offer

  • Competitive base salary - depending on experience and skills
  • 15+ days of Time off
  • 3% 401k Match, eligible after 90 days of employment
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Health Benefits, with low premiums and multiple PPO and HSA Options
  • High PPO plan is only $100/month for the family plan including medical, dental and vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Short & Long Term Disability
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Health, Safety & Environment
Industrial / Manufacturing
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