Safety Supervisor

July 24 2018

Locations currently hiring for this position: Nampa, ID

Valley Wide Cooperative/Valley Agronomics is a company motivated by service. We have been helping farmers and ranchers build their homes and businesses since 1920. Our mission is "To provide quality products and services at a value both the company and customer enjoy. We do this with respect to the communities we do business in and the environments that we impact."  The company is seeking candidates for Safety Supervisor.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES
The position of Safety Supervisor is of great significance to Valley Wide Cooperative.  The primary function of this position is to assist the company in protecting the safety of all personnel across locations to ensure a safe and healthy workplace for all employees.   A person in this position will have extensive knowledge of Environmental/OSHA regulations, policies and procedures. Job responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
 

  • 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).
  • Inspect and audit locations, work areas, and equipment to ensure compliance with company, state, and federal safety policies.
  • Perform safety surveys and inspections.
  • Report safety hazards and recommend preventative measures and/or corrective actions.
  • Implement and document monthly safety trainings for all departments, maintain in safety files and records.
  • Assist management in training personnel within their specific departments.
  • Must maintain appropriate and expected levels of customer service throughout all locations.
  • Must be able to make appropriate decisions and execute them according to policy.
  • Develop and evaluate safety and health policies, as needed, to ensure compliance with state, federal and local regulations.
  • Conduct and report post-accident and incident investigations and advise HR on safety compliance concerns and preventative actions.
  • Coordinate with HR to manage all worker’s compensation claims, including light duty and return to work programs.
  • Required to travel is 50% or more of the time. 
  • Other duties as assigned.
 
JOB REQUIREMENTS
  • Bachelor's degree required; or three to five years minimum related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Must have strong communication skills; ability to communicate in appropriate, professional manner with managers, supervisors, employees, customers, vendors and general public.
  • Must have ability to determine order of need and task priority based on level of importance.
  • Must have a manager focus in all interactions and exhibit strong critical thinking/ problem solving skills.
  • Must exhibit a professional and positive image.
 
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Previous experience in OSHA, MSHA, DOT and EPA regulatory requirements preferred. 
 
HOURS / DAYS / SCHEDULE
This is a full time, 40+ hours per week position, typically Monday - Friday. Qualified applicants must be available to work evenings and/or weekends and full days as needed, especially during times of high seasonal demand.
 
SALARY / WAGE / BENEFITS
A wage will be discussed during the interview process. In addition to generous employee discounts, the company offers medical, dental and life & long-term disability benefits to full time employees. Employees may also participate in the company’s 401(k) plan after meeting eligibility requirements.
  • Salary range: $40,000 and $50,000 a year.

TO APPLY
Submit formal resume with valid email address and phone number to one of the following:
 
Email:                     careers@valleywidecoop. com  (reference “Safety Supervisor” in subject field)
 
Website:             Apply directly on our website:

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All applicants are subject to pre-employment drug testing and may be subject to pre-employment background checks.  Candidates must be eligible to work in the US as well as meet the qualifications listed above in order to be considered for the position. Submit your applications today!