This position is responsible for managing plant safety programs to ensure a safe working environment and minimize the risk for accidents. The safety manager implements safety programs to provide the road map to zero injuries and world class performance, plans and/or delivers programs to train managers and employees in work site safety practices, and promotes plant safety by working with all departments to analyze current situation and recommend safety improvements. The safety manager also analyzes accident data to identify trends and accident types that can be prevented, works with contractors on equipment installations and modifications and represents the site at external safety events, and audits.
The safety manager must maintain OSHA required records and reports, coordinate compliance driven safety such as annual audiograms, industrial hygiene surveys, respirator fit testing, CPR/First Aid, etc., handles and defends any OSHA complaints, audits etc., and manages Worker s Compensation, communicates AON, and VPP updates.
Implement, execute, and ensure compliance with Frito Lay Company s Health, Safety and Environmental policies and procedures
Lead execution of the site s annual HSE Plan, including development of expense and capital budgets needed to support these efforts
Build capability of site resources to support implementation of HSE programming
Manage site-wide system, Program Element (PE) process, to identify and evaluate hazards (risks), and implement effective controls (corrective solutions)
Oversight of the land applications systems
Drive environment programs related to Air and Waste Water scenarios
Lead incident investigation process, including root cause analysis and identification of corrective action plans.
Interface with regulatory bodies (OSHA, EPA, State/Local Regulators) Facilitate the completion of a site-wide annual HSE training plan
Participate in formal HSE reviews of existing equipment modifications, new equipment purchases, and changes in site processes
Ensure that required regulatory permits are acquired, that reports are submitted to regulatory agencies, and any site permit conditions (e.g. sampling, recordkeeping) are met
Achieve annual targets for incident frequency, severity and related cost reductions
Influence a philosophy of strategic safety training and ensure the Worker s Compensation Claim Management program is administered in an effective and compliant manner
Provide business consultation to plant leadership team regarding the social system of the plant operations
Cultivate employee commitment to a high performance culture
Actively participate in other Plant Safety Audits and at corporate safety conferences
Education and Certifications:
Degree in Occupational HSE discipline, Science or Engineering preferred
Professional HSE certification or the desire to attain certification (CIH, CSP, CHMM, and / or PE)
5+ years of Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE, EHS) experience in a manufacturing environment required