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Safety Training Coordinator

Excel Personnel Services Buellton, CA
  • Posted: 11 days ago
  • $55,000 to $65,000 Annually
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

We are currently hiring for a Safety Training Coordinator in the Buellton area. This position is full-time and direct-hire. The payrate for this position is $55k - $65k annually. $80 cellphone allowance provided If you are interested and qualified apply ASAP!!!

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Oversee technical compliance with state and federal Occupational Health and Safety laws and any other standard[s] from applicable regulatory agencies
  • Partner with the Safety Manager and other key leaders to ensure proper and effective implementation of safety rules governing all job positions in the workplace
  • Conduct periodic safety inspections and/or evaluations of the workplace, inclusive of equipment inspections, hazard identification, and other risk assessment of workstations and provide periodic reports in partnership with the Safety Manager and Compliance Manager
  • Provide periodic training on any and all health and safety topics required in the industry
  • Provide periodic training on any and all equipment, including power-lift equipment and other machinery used in the course of business
  • Facilitate selection and distribution of appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Maintain inventory of all safety-related supplies, such as PPE, first-aid kits, etc
  • Provide direct response, investigation and support for industrial injuries, accidents and/or near-misses
  • Assist with the completion of industrial injury claim packets
  • Partner with the Company’s third-party administrator for timely filing of industrial claims for benefits
  • Other duties as assigned

Skills & Qualifications

Required:

  • 5+ years of verifiable work experience in a safety-supervisory role, preferably in the cannabis industry, or related field, including experience with General Industry Safety Orders or regulations
  • Diploma or Certificate of Completion of General Education Studies from an accredited high school
  • Proficiency of the Spanish language, verbal and written. No specific dialect
  • Proficiency of the English language, verbal and written
  • Certificate of Completion of Occupational Safety and Health Training (10 Hour)
  • Certificate of Completion of Powerlift Equipment Train-the-Trainer
  • Certificate of Completion of Tractor Train-the-Trainer
  • Certificate of Completion of First Aid/CPR Training (2 year)
  • Beginner knowledge of Lockout/Tagout Protocol (Machinery & Electrical safety)
  • Beginner knowledge of Hazard Identification Analysis
  • Intermediate knowledge and practical use of Microsoft Office systems (i.e., MS Word, Excel, Power Point, and other MS Tools) and Google Sheets
  • Must possess and maintain a valid California Driver License, and meet requirements for insurability under the Company’s policy
  • Must be 21 years of age (or older) at the time of hire
  • Employee is regularly required to speak and hear
  • Must be able to sit, stand, walk, use hands
  • Frequently lift 20 lbs or more, occasionally lift 50 lbs or more.
  • Requires close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to focus

Desired:

  • Associate Degree (or higher) in business, occupational health and safety and/or operations related discipline
  • Certificate of Completion of Occupational Safety and Health Training (30 Hour)
  • Workers’ Compensation claims handling experience
  • Functional knowledge of California cannabis regulations
  • Knowledge of agriculture, cultivation, farming operations

We as well as our client are equal opportunity employers, women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

**Any offer of employment is contingent on receipt of a satisfactory background check, which will include a review of the applicant’s criminal history. No applicant will be denied employment solely on the grounds of a criminal offense. The nature of the offense, the date of the offense, the surrounding circumstances and the relevance of the offense to the position(s) applied for will be considered.**

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