Occupational Health and Safety Specialist

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Location: Stoneville (NC), Ridgeway (VA)
Type of position: full-time

Occupational Health and Safety Specialist

 

GENERAL DESCRIPTION OR SUMMARY:

Review, evaluate, and analyze work environments and design programs and procedures to control, eliminate, and prevent injury caused by physical or ergonomic factors.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Conduct safety training and education programs, and demonstrate the use of safety equipment
  • Identify hazards in the workplace
  • Inspect and evaluate workplace environments, equipment, and practices, in order to ensure compliance with safety standards and government regulations.
  • Inspect specified areas to ensure the presence of fire prevention equipment, safety equipment, and first-aid supplies
  • Investigate accidents to identify causes and to determine how such accidents might be prevented in the future

QUALIFICATIONS, EDUCATIONAL SKILLS and EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum bachelor’s degree in occupational health, safety, or a related scientific or technical field
  • Pay attention to details
  • Very good computer skills (Ms Office)
  • Good communication an training skills
  • Good organization and planning skills

 

We offer:




Competitive salary



Holiday Pay



Paid Vacation



Group Health Benefits (Medical, Dental and Vision)




Group Life Insurance and Short Term Disability Insurance



Group Supplemental Insurance (Cancer, Critical Illness and Accident)



401K Retirement Plan