The Regional Safety Coordinator functions as a collaborative partner to the program leadership team and program employees at their assigned programs and geographic area of responsibility. A well-qualified candidate 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 Regional Safety Coordinator will be the primary point of contact to their assigned program and region in the administration of risk and safety policies and procedures and programs’ safety needs and concerns. The Regional Safety Coordinator will collaborate with the Risk and Safety team at Headquarters to deliver high quality risk and safety services, and will help execute the organization’s and departmental overall risk and safety strategy. The Regional Risk and Safety Coordinator will have frequent travel throughout their assigned region and intermittent travel to HQ for meetings, training, and professional development. This position will report directly to the Director of Risk Management at our Austin National Headquarters.
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 attire for indoor and outdoor duties is required.