Safety Compliance Coordinator

Location: Hopewell, VA, United States
Date Posted: 08-30-2018
Company: Client of The Griffin Groupe Executive Search
Location: Hopewell, VA
Job Type: Full Time
Industry: Chemical Manufacturing
Rate: Market

Safety Compliance Coordinator
The Griffin Groupe is searching for a Safety Compliance Coordinator for a premier client in the chemical manufacturing industry. Our client is a leading manufacturer of performance materials as well as other products used in the electronics, aerospace, apparel, agriculture, food and industrial packaging industries. A career at Our client means opportunity and possibility for people who seek variety, responsibility and hands-on experience in a friendly, dynamic workplace.
Provide Safety, Compliance, & Process Safety support for the Ammonium Sulfate Value Stream and act as liaison with HSE and PSM organizations on site-wide initiatives.  Lead efforts to improve area safety performance by developing and facilitating the execution of safety improvement plans.  Provide technical expertise, mentoring and coaching for area personnel including contractors.
  • Provide Safety and PSM support for area, including:
  • Develop and implement effective processes for area compliance responsibilities (life critical auditing, safety training, RFC management)
  • Approve RFCs for HSE, including Pre-Startup Safety Reviews
  • Identify gaps in Safety and PSM processes and develop plans with area leadership
  • Coach and mentor on Safety and PSM compliance within all levels of organization
  • Tracking and communicating Safety performance within the area
  • Ensuring investigations and corrective actions for IMPACTS are completed
  • Conduct regular Gemba’s with area personnel
  • Develop and maintain any area specific Safety standards, policies, and guidance documents
  • Develop agendas and materials for monthly safety meetings
  • Lead the development of area specific Safety Improvement Plans. 
  • Communicate and track plans to ensure execution by all responsible
  • Develop area communication strategies for area safety concerns and provide feedback to HSE and PSM Departments on plant-wide initiatives
  • In coordination with Area Trainer, strengthen HSE training programs within the assigned area
  • Lead area Kaizens with teams on Safety improvement opportunities
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Safety and Health, Safety Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or similar field
  • 2+ years’ experience in an Industrial manufacturing environment
  • Chemical manufacturing experience preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively and influence individuals at all levels of an organization
  • Excellent coach and motivator of people; inspires by example, unwavering commitment to safety
  • Proven leadership skills, strong teamwork and communication skills
  • Able to manage multiple priorities
  • Strong analytical skills; able to use data and communicate key trends
  • Experience working within a unionized environment is a plus
  • Strong computer skills in general usage and MS Office software
Ryan Schortmann
The Griffin Groupe
Director of Recruiting and Technology

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