Safety Coordinator

Hanwha Azdel, Inc.
Lynchburg, VA
May 09, 2017
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Job Description

General Job Description:

Reporting to the Sr. Safety Engineer, the Safety Coordinator will support company safety initiatives

through interfacing with production, maintenance, technology, and shipping departments to ensure safety

goals are met. This position will be responsible for reviewing, evaluating, and analyzing work environments

as well as designing programs and procedures to control, eliminate, and prevent occupational injuries.

Core Duties/Responsibilities:

• Identify and advise Sr. Safety Engineer and managers of safety hazards and means to mitigate or eliminate

• Conduct inspections of facility to ensure compliance with safety standards and policies

• Research, develop, and implement best practices in safe operating procedures and policies

• Focus on continuous improvement in safety performance

• Develop, coordinate, and conduct safety training

• Lead accident and incident reviews to determine root cause and appropriate corrective action

• Collect, test, and analyze samples of any toxic substances in plant processes

• Ensure proper use of PPE in plant

• Inspect production equipment, lab equipment, and exhaust equipment for safety issues

• Conduct safety training sessions

• Lead 5S initiatives for the plant

Minimum Qualifications or Requirements:

• 2 years minimum work experience in safety management with degree in Environmental Health, Industrial Hygiene, Engineering, Biology, or Chemistry or Bachelors Degree in Environmental Health or Industrial Hygiene.

• Excellent interpersonal skills

• Willingness to work flexible hours including nights and weekends

• Knowledge of OSHA standards and regulations

Preferred Qualifications:

• Bachelors degree in Environmental Health and Safety or Industrial Hygiene

• OSHA Train the Trainer Certification for General Industry

• Certified First Aid/CPR Trainer

Company Description
Hanwha Azdel, Inc. manufactures high performance thermoplastic composites designed for both interior and exterior applications across many different industries, major segments served include automotive, heavy truck, recreational vehicles, industrial, and other transportation applications

Lynchburg, VA


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