The Safety Coordinator functions as a collaborative partner to the program leadership team and program employees at their assigned programs. This individual will provide professional safety expertise and safety program support in areas including but not limited to employee, client, and facility safety; safety training; incident and accident investigations; motor vehicle driver and fleet safety; and, OSHA regulatory and other licensing compliance. The Safety Coordinator will be the primary point of contact in the administration of risk and safety policies and procedures and programs’ safety needs and concerns. The Safety Coordinator will assist with executing the Organization’s and department’s overall risk and safety strategy
While performing the responsibilities of this job, the employee must be able to access all components of workstation, reach with hands and arms and utilize other equipment. Frequent typing, writing, bending and twisting. Must be able to lift up to 30 pounds, and frequent walking, standing and climbing of stairs or ladders in all weather conditions. Frequent driving to multiple facilities and cities with 80% of job requiring local travel to provide support to assigned programs.
General office environment with frequent site visits in an environment with a large number of minor children. A busy and noisy environment with many unscheduled interruptions. Frequent computer use at workstation for extended periods as well as the monitoring of facilities in all types of weather. Appropriate safety attire for indoor and outdoor duties is required.