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Safety Specialist

Valparaiso, IN
  • Expired: December 28, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.
What would you say to a career that helps keep the world working? One where you take an active role in an industry that literally makes daily life possible for people and businesses alike? Where the rewards and opportunities for growth are as great as your ambition? Then Lake Cable is looking for you.

For more than a quarter century, Lake Cable has been a leading manufacturer of low voltage, industrial power, utility, custom OEM and broadcast-quality cables, all 100% produced in the United States. Thanks to a shared passion and commitment to our customers, we deliver the finest quality products, engineered to exacting specifications. BETTER. SMARTER. FASTER.

Headquartered in Bensenville, IL with over 450 employees and five facilities in the Midwest, Lake Cable is a privately-owned family business. That spirit of family inspires a culture where the success of every team member is a top priority, with competitive benefits and paths to advancement. Our richly diverse team is also committed to sustainability, community involvement, and ethical business practices. Because we believe it's the only way to do business.

If you're ready for a leap forward, we should talk. Lake Cable. When Delivery Matters...

Position Summary:

The Safety Coordinator will help promote and implement safety standards throughout the facility. The Safety Coordinator's main duty is to ensure that the company complies and adheres to the Occupational Safety and Health (OSHA) guidelines to reduce work-related injuries.

  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) match
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Life insurance (company paid)
  • Voluntary Life/AD&D
  • Voluntary Life/AD&D (child)
  • Short-term disability (company paid)
  • Long-term disability (company paid)
  • Accident Insurance
  • Critical Illness Insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Referral program
  • Production bonus
  • Competitive pay

Essential Functions:
  • Reviews, revises, maintains, and implements the organization's fire prevention, safety, and security policies and procedures.
  • Conducts audits to identify fire, safety, and security risks; recommends and implements solutions.
  • Facilitate incident investigation processes.
  • Identify and inform management of compliance issues, safety risks, and improvement opportunities.
  • Drafts and submits reports and work orders related to fire, safety, and security operations.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Extensive knowledge of fire prevention, safety, and security operations.
  • Excellent management and supervisory skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Outstanding organizational skills.
  • Team player.
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.

  • Bilingual Spanish/English
  • Bachelor's degree in Safety Management, Environmental Safety, Occupational Safety, and Health, or related field required.
  • At least three years of safety experience in a manufacturing environment preferred.
  • Advanced training or certification in safety and security preferred.

Work Environment:

Mainly works in a plant environment with some office work and meetings, as necessary

Physical Demands:

While performing the job's essential functions, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, or walk, use hands to handle, grasp, and reach with hands and arms. May need to occasionally stoop, kneel, or squat and move at least 30 pounds.


This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive list of the duties, responsibilities, or activities required of this position. Lake Cable, LLC retains the right to modify or assign additional tasks as needed, with or without notice.



Valparaiso, IN
46383 USA



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