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Health and Safety Manager

Glen Gery Corporation Sergeant Bluff, IA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

About the Company

Glen-Gery Corporation is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Brickworks Limited. Brickworks Limited (“The Group”) is a large Australian-listed group of companies. The Group has been in operation since the early 1900s, has a market capitalization exceeding $2.5 billion, and operates across 3 core business segments: Building Products, Land & Development, and Investments. The Group employs more than 2,000 FTE employees and operates nationally across Australia, recently acquiring Glen-Gery Corporation to add operations in the USA.

Founded in 1890, Glen-Gery Corporation is one of the nation’s largest brick manufacturers and operates nine brick manufacturing facilities and one manufactured stone facility. Glen-Gery products are sold nationally through a network of over 500 distributors as well as in Canada.

The selected candidate will execute various Health and Safety programs, ensure and monitor enforcement of company policies for health and safety, discover opportunities for improvement of conditions, reporting tied to health and safety, training implementation, ongoing monitoring of regulatory compliance.

HIGHLIGHTS OF SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES (NOT ALL INCLUSIVE)

· Assist, plan and implement safety policies and procedures in compliance with local, state, and federal rules and regulations including Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and Department of Transportation (DOT).

· Prepare and enforce policies to establish a safety first culture.

· Evaluate practices, procedures and facilities to assess risk and adherence to the law.

· Conduct training and presentations for health and safety matters and accident prevention.

· Advise and lead employees on various safety-related topics.

· Conduct risk assessments.

· Inspect equipment and machinery to observe possible unsafe conditions

· Investigate accidents or incidents to find cause and take prevention measures for further incidents.

· Recommend solutions to issues, improvement opportunities or new prevention measures

· Report on health and safety awareness, issues and statistics.

· Inspect organization locations to detect existing potential accident and health hazards. Determine corrective or preventative measures, where indicated, assign responsibility and follow up to ensure the corrective measures have been implemented.

· Monitor compliance to policies and laws by inspecting employees and operations.

· Conduct periodic safety inspections at Company sites to ensure safety procedures are in place.

· Work in conjunction with Director, Health and Safety on safety compliance concerns and preventative actions.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

· Proven experience as safety manager

· 6-8 years of experience as a Safety Manager or similar role

· Deep understanding of legal health and safety guidelines

· Ability in producing reports and developing relevant policies

· Good knowledge of data analysis and risk assessment

· Ability to recognize when safety conditions need improvement

· Excellent organizational and motivational skills

· Outstanding attention to detail and observation ability

· Exceptional communication and interpersonal abilities

· Must be able to travel overnight 30-50% of the time

· BS/BA in safety management or relevant field is preferred

Glen-Gery offers a competitive salary and benefits including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance and 401(k) plan.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Glen Gery Corporation

Why Work Here?

This is a great opportunity for a person who is looking to grow their career.

Glen-Gery is the superior choice among architects, builders and homeowners who require high quality building products that meet both innovative design challenges and demanding construction specifications. Glen-Gery is an industry leader for it's diversified product line of more than 600 brick products, which are available in a wide-array of sizes and textures. These products include extruded brick, molded brick, glazed brick, klaycoat brick, handmade brick, thin brick and paving brick. In addition to brick, Glen-Gery is also known for its superior line of manufactured stone veneer, Landmark Stone. Glen-Gery Landmark Stone is available in eight different profiles including stackstone, fieldstone, ledgestone, fieldledge, glen ridge, limestone, cut cobble and ashler. Glen-Gery Landmark Stone is manufactured with the same attention to detail and craftsmanship that have defined all Glen-Gery products for over a century. Glen-Gery's other brands include Glen-Gery Thin Tech, Glen-Gery Natural Stone, Glen-Gery Color Mortar and Glen-Gery Pre-blended Mortar. The addition of these complimentary brands has kept Glen-Gery a leader in the building products industry. Founded in 1890, Glen-Gery Corporation is one of the nation's largest brick manufacturers and operates nine brick manufacturing facilities and one manufactured stone facility. Glen-Gery products are sold nationally through a network of over 500 distributors as well as in Canada.

Address

Adel, IA 50003
Sergeant Bluff, IA
51054 USA

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