Safety Specialist

  • Preferred Sands
  • Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • May 16, 2018

Job Description

Safety Specialist Preferred Sands, headquartered in Radnor, Pa., is one of North America s leading manufacturers and providers of high-quality frac sand and polymeric proppants in the hydraulic fracturing industry. Our strategic plant locations in Arizona, Nebraska and Texas allow us to effectively service exploration and production companies in North America. We are the market s only commercial manufacturer with an available green technology in resin-coated sand, giving us a competitive edge while we remain committed to the health and safety of our employees and the communities we serve. Preferred is embarking on an aggressive strategy to expand its footprint to focus on in-basin, locally sourced proppants that will provide the company with a significant competitive advantage and years of visible growth to come. It s innovative solutions like these that are playing a major role in growing and maintaining energy independence for the United States and other countries, which is why our company is strategically positioned to thrive as the market continues to undergo a major transformation. We are currently seeking a Safety Specialist for our new start-up facility in Oakwood Oklahoma to coordinate the maintenance and implementation of the EHS program, compliance plans, and initiatives. Job Responsibilities: Maintain site compliance with all safety and health regulations issued by federal, state and local agencies and corporate policies Keep abreast of any safety and environmental law or regulatory changes that impact the organization Conduct safety and health training courses including site specific hazard training, task and annual refresher courses Ensure that departmental and company goals and objectives are achieved by participating in short and long-range planning activities Daily monitoring of safety practices for compliance Conducting work place safety observations; collating and analyzing all work place safety observations Identifying safety system weaknesses; recommending and implementing corrective actions to prevent recurrence Participate in risk assessments and safety meetings Assist with contractor safety oversight and job safety observations Attend contractor safety meetings as needed and provide safety leadership Conduct routine audits, investigations and assessments and assist in the coordination and direction of contractors and outside agencies in the areas of safety and compliance Tabulate safety statistics and generate safety reports Participate in regulatory safety inspections Assist with incident investigation and analysis Record keeping and documentation Assist with drug and alcohol testing program Qualifications: High School Diploma or equivalent, required. Degree in Occupation Health and Safety, preferred. Minimum of 3-5 years safety or environmental experience in a manufacturing environment Ability to interpret MSHA and OSHA standards and experience implementing regulatory requirements. Training or teaching experience. Knowledge of industrial hygiene. Interpersonal skills to work successfully within a team-based system. Apply Online Below