Dyno Nobel Health & Safety Manager in Graham, Kentucky

Health & Safety Manager

Location: US - KY - Graham

Job Code: 30004768

# of Openings: 1

Job Brief

Implement management systems to systematically identify, evaluate and control potential losses

Who We Are

Dyno Nobel is a global leader in the commercial explosives industry. We provide innovative blasting solutions and quality explosives products throughout North America, Australia and selected customers in the Asia Pacific.

Join us in everything that’s great about Dyno Nobel: OUR culture, OUR values, OUR commitment to safety and most importantly our PEOPLE. This combination makes Dyno Nobel a terrific place to work.

Dyno Nobel is a subsidiary of Australian based Incitec Pivot Limited. IPL's 4500 employees also manufacture and market industrial chemicals and fertilizer products & services to customers around the world.

What You’ll Do

Reporting to the Site Manager, you will be the expert in implementing management systems to systematically identify, evaluate and control potential losses. You will be part of a dynamic team who drives matters of regulatory compliance and safe operations. Other duties will include:

  • Demonstrate and/or lead the commitment to the pursuit of achieving Zero Harm through behavioral based safety

  • Provide consultation and coaching to all employee groups with a purpose of instilling and maintaining a pro-active approach to safety in all areas.

  • Demonstrate and/or lead the commitment to the pursuit of achieving Zero Harm through behavioral based safety.

  • Participate in the Zero Harm Council as the management advisor.

  • Train others on incident investigation techniques (RCA-FBD) and the use of the IPL incident and action item database (SHAERS), and participate in incident investigations, reporting and follow-up.

  • Coordinate on-site and off-site safety and health training for new and existing employees.

  • Provide direction to the occupational health nurse about employee medical surveillance, transitional (restricted) duty and return to work policies.

  • Accompany external safety and health auditors during plant inspections.

  • Facilitate federal (OSHA and DHS) inspections of the plant to assist positive outcome.

  • Provide technical expertise in occupational health & safety regulations, policies, and procedures

  • Directing contractors to conduct mechanical integrity audits and driving root cause and corrective actions for identified risks

  • Implementing Risk Register review, maintaining Risk Register for the site and conducting required Bow Tie Analysis

  • Facilitating of Process Hazard Analysis and Layers of Protection Analysis studies

  • Owning and auditing various existing process safety programs such as Management of Change (MOC) program sitewide

  • Driving process safety corrective actions to closure

  • Setting and tracking goals and measures for PSM program improvement

  • Developing and implementing the proper strategy (advocacy) effort to achieve desired results

  • Coordinating process safety training at the site

  • Performing site PSM self-audits

What We’re Looking For:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in a Health & Safety or related field.

  • CSP – Certified Safety Professional preferred

  • 5 years demonstrated management/safety skills in an industrial/manufacturing environment.

  • OSHA laws compliant.

  • Good working knowledge of the Quality Assurance program and safety processes through previous assignments.

  • Ability to interact and discuss issues with regulatory compliance officials.

  • Ability to provide direction and coaching to others in an effective leadership manner

  • Ability to foster teamwork and collaboration among all shift employees

  • Must satisfy the requirements for a "Possessor of Explosives" as defined by the Bureau of Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives.

  • Working knowledge of OSHA PSM requirements required.

  • Knowledge of basic investigative techniques for root cause analysis.

  • Positive attitude, friendly demeanor, and team player

What We Offer:

  • Vacation time + 10 paid holidays + a couple of PTO days

  • Full health benefits including employer HSA contributions + dental plan with an orthodontic option, wellness coaching available

  • Up to a 4% 401k match PLUS additional company contribution from 1% to 5% based on years of service

  • Generous tuition reimbursement program

  • Friendly and supportive coworkers

Zero Harm for Everyone Everywhere

Value People – Respect, Recognize & Reward

Think Customer. Everyone. Every day

Treat the Business as our Own

Care for the Community & our Environment

Challenge & Improve the Status Quo

Deliver on our Promises

Dyno Nobel is an equal employment opportunity employer and will give all qualified applicants consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

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