Weyerhaeuser Safety Leader in Grifton, North Carolina

Weyerhaeuser is seeking a Safety Manager to provide leadership, coordination and technical expertise in all areas of safety, health, and industrial hygiene compliance to achieve excellence. This position will support our Greenville, North Carolina Lumber mill within our Wood Products organization.

As Safety Manager, you will establish reliable methods for improving safety performance and nourishing a culture in which safety is an overriding value in all activities, and every associate assumes accountability for safety initiatives and expectations. The Safety Manager also ensures the facility follows OSHA regulatory expectations as well as business and Company guidelines and initiatives. In addition, the Safety Manager will oversee the contract security staff. This position reports to the Mill Manager.

  • Associate degree from an accredited institution or currently pursuing an associate degree
  • Minimum of three (3) years' experience in an industrial and/or manufacturing environment with heavy exposure to safe work practices
  • Good working knowledge of OSHA regulations / requirements
  • Understands safety processes and ability to complete an internal audit/review
  • Experience in leading and/or participating in safety Incident Investigations
  • Knowledge of chemical and Material Safety Data Sheet (SDS) systems management
  • Ability to develop and effectively deliver safety training
  • Project management skills to include strong leadership with the ability to develop and implement safety processes
  • Strong, engaging, people-centered leadership style
  • Ability to build positive working relationships with hourly and salaried associates
  • Proactive, assertive and ability to work with a sense of urgency
  • Ability to plan, prioritize and work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Demonstrated computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office and knowledge of health & safety software programs
  • High level of integrity, strong work ethic, good judgment and problem-solving skills
  • Willingness to work extended hours should situation warrant
  • All applicants must upload resume detailing education and job history

The following qualifications are preferred: * Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Environmental or Occupational Safety * Knowledge of site manufacturing processes * Safety & industrial hygiene certification and/or training * Experience in wood products manufacturing facilities

About Wood Products We've been delivering quality building products and solutions to our customers for more than 100 years. From builders and dealers to specifiers and homeowners, we offer exceptional product performance and unparalleled support. For more than a century, we’ve been building our reputation as a leader in sustainable wood products.

About Weyerhaeuser We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference. We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us. **

/Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans./ / / /*M/

Job: *Human Resources & Health/Safety/Quality

Title: Safety Leader

Location: NC-Grifton

Requisition ID: 01013063