Safety Specialist

  • Byrnes and Rupkey
  • Jun 25, 2020
Full time Manufacturing

Job Description

Safety Specialist  

Clear Lake, IA


Our manufacturing client has an immediate opening for a Safety Specialist in the Clear Lake, IA area. This Coordinator will need to have a hands-on approach to be responsible for supporting compliance with all environmental, health and safety regulations.      


Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist facility management with the implementation, maintenance, and updates of all EHS programs, policies and procedures.
  • Create and maintain all federal, state and local EHS reports including OSHA 300, Accident Reports, etc.
  • Plan, develop, implement and conduct safety training for new employee orientation and annual required programs.
  • Assist with worker’s compensation claims and return to work programs.
  • Assist in the area of incident investigations along with projects, recordkeeping, and other administrative tasks.
  • Purchase all safety supplies, PPE or training items as needed or required.
  • Serve as primary contact for inspections, audits and other contacts.
  • Develop and implement emergency response plans.

Job Qualifications:

  • Associate’s Degree related to: HR, EHS or Administration
  • Safety experience required
  • Able to lead, coordinate and communicate effectively with others.
  • Accomplish tasks with only general supervision and guidance.

Additional Incentives:

  • Comprehensive Health Benefits Package
  • 401k
  • Vacation and Paid Time Off 


EHS, Safety, HR, employees, communication, coordination, programs, policies, procedures, environmental, health, safety work performances