Corporate Safety Director

  • Fieldale Farms Corporation
  • Gainesville, GA, USA
  • Nov 07, 2019
Full time Other

Job Description

Job Description

The Corporate Safety Director is a manager-level position that is responsible for planning, directing and ensuring implementation of the organizations safety program (facilities and fleet) to achieve a safe, healthy and accident free work environment. This individual will achieve the statement above by performing the essential duties and responsibilities personally and or through the work of subordinate corporate safety coordinators, ergonomic coordinator and facility safety coordinators. This position requires extensive planning and preparation for next day and future activities.

Flexible work shifts required with the possibility of required response at any time, day or night to investigate severe employee accidents, vehicle accidents and or environmental spills.

Multiple job duties in each division of the department:

  • Health and Safety
  • Fleet Safety
  • Security
  • Facility Maintenance
  • General

Desired Qualifications:

  • Effective ability to communicate in both written and verbal forms Public speaking, training required
  • Computer literate a must
  • Intermediate level office skills (typing, telephone etiquette, conversational speaking, documenting, organizing, filing, handwriting, copy/scan/fax etc.)
  • Ability to make sound decisions with parameters of authority based on a given set of circumstances
  • Trusted with highly confidential information
  • Maintain a high level of professionalism in manner and appearance
  • Ability to perform the physical demands of the job which includes but not limited to: climbing ladders, steps, walking on steep/slippery/wet/muddy surfaces, stooping, bending, crawling, reaching

Desired Education and/or Experience:

  • Preferred BA/BS degree in a safety-related field
  • 7 + years of management experience
  • Prior experience in safety related field is a plus