Director, Health and Safety

Director, Health and Safety

Our client, an industry leader in producing high-quality cement, adopting sustainable practices and reducing the environmental impact of the cement production process, has an immediate opening for Director, Health and Safety.

The Director, Health and Safety provides internal safety consulting and leadership to the local leadership teams in the cement businesses to further enhance safety culture to drive continuous improvement in all aspects of safety performance. The role provides technical and compliance expertise to the business including analysis of safety related data to the leadership teams. The Director will partner with local business leadership to develop strategies for improved safety performance and sharing of best practices. The Director will also support the day-to-day department operations of safety for each plant, and ensure proper reporting practices of all workers’ compensation, general liability, and auto claims within the company.

• Partner with business unit leadership to drive proper safe behavior and strong safety culture.
• In partnership with business leaders, develop safety policies and procedures that support the company’s goals, the operation’s needs, and achievement of safety results.
• Enhance and maintain tools to track and analyze key performance indicators for all levels of the organization.
• Investigate all incidents for root-cause development to ensure unsafe conditions/behavior are not repeated.
• Implement processes and deliver training/education for compliance, motivate behavior change and create a proactive approach to safety.
• Ensure the company meets and exceeds regulations established by government and regulatory agencies – OSHA, MSHA, DOT, etc.
• Partner with insurance company loss control/safety consulting services to support and improve the Region’s safety processes.

•BS degree in a related field
7+ years of relevant cement or related mining experience with increasing responsibility (relevant experience includes mining, industrial safety, manufacturing, maintenance, transportation, etc.)
•CSP or CMSP is preferred
•Advanced knowledge of OSHA, DOT and MSHA regulations. OSHA and/or MSHA instructor certification is a plus
•Knowledge of relevant regulatory and industry standards and best practices


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Cement & Lime
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