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Safety Directors' jobs are industry-specific, so the tasks for which they are responsible widely vary. Safety Directors can participate in everything from instructing safety courses to creating the safety manual for a company. Duties displayed on example resumes of Safety Directors include overseeing operations of the safety department and its employees, and conducting risk assessments and ongoing surveillance of all construction sites and implementing safety measures in areas of concern. Employers require applicants to have a bachelor's or master's degree in the field of occupational health and safety on their resumes.

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Safety Director

Managed and tracked compliance and training requirements for 125 drivers throughout western Michigan ensuring safe driving practices were adhered to. Investigated accidents determining root cause and implementing corrective actions preventing reoccurrences.

  • Implemented training and safety programs using power point presentations and videos leading to increased safety awareness and reduced injury costs.
  • Notified drivers when their license (CDL) required renewal, medical cards and training, ensuring compliance with state and federal regulations.
  • Conducted training for all employees meeting state and federal requirements.
  • Wrote policies and procedures eliminating unsafe work practices.
  • Inspected bulk plants and trucks for compliance with state and federal rules and regulations.
  • Analyzed injury and accident statistics identifying areas needing improvement and implementing corrective actions in order to decrease risk for accidents.
Candidate Info
32
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Criminal Justice
2

Regional Safety Director

Responsible for overseeing the environmental, health and safety activities for 60 locations

  • Reduced OSHA recordable rate from 4.09 in 2009 to 1.1 in 2011
  • Coached employees on developing and sustaining a Zero Incident Culture
  • Managing the Corporate Safe Work Rules project
  • Implemented the Job Safety Observation process
  • Launched the Monday Morning Safety Huddle process, which developed into the Daily Safety Huddle
  • Participated on the Rewards and Recognition team and the Training Restructuring Team
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AS
Management
BS
Safety Science
MA
Master of Arts
3

Safety Director

Responsible for all aspects of safety and regulatory compliance involving a multi-state heavy equipment sales and service operation with eight hundred million in annual sales providing services to multiple industries including fishing, mining and construction

  • Implemented company-wide leading indicator tracking program to facilitate improvements in upstream safety activities to reduce downstream injury rates.
  • Partnered with and shared best practices with other CAT dealerships worldwide
  • Worked extensively with executive leadership to facilitate continuing safety improvement and best practices implementation
  • Facilitated monthly safety steering committee with representation from all areas of the organization in order to insure proper buy in and implementation of safety initiatives.
  • Updated key policies and company safety manual
  • Created and facilitated safety leadership training for all supervisors and managers company wide
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Business Administration
MA
Organizational Leadership
4

Security & Safety Director

  • Manage the safety and security of a high-end 1.31 million sq ft. high-end multi unit retail property.
  • Directed and trained security team to ensure compliance with management guidelines, local, state and federal laws as well as regulations regarding emergency management, loss prevention, OSHA, safety and security.
  • Interviewed, trained, managed, counseled, scheduled, evaluated security staff, and maintained payroll.
  • Maintained strong relationship with local law enforcement and assisted in investigations of all incidents.
  • Reduced reported crimes by 30%, organized retail crime by 98%, and safety related incidents by 25%.
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Emergency Management, Business Continuity
Emergency Management, Business Continuity
Emergency Management, Business Continuity
5

Safety Director

Inspected buildings and properties belonging to the Diocese, confirmed they were in compliance with OSHA and ADA standards, met OSHA regulations and submitted the findings in writing

  • Provided safety training to Diocese employees
  • Investigated and oversaw all workers compensation claims and back to work policies, reviewed injury reports, coordinated with physician's medical staff on employee's medical appointments
  • Reviewed W/C forms to make sure they were filled out correctly and coordinated that with the adjusters
  • Oversaw and implemented safety policies and procedure for the Diocese
  • Conducted monthly safety meetings with the department Directors of the Diocese
  • Oversee and give building revisions and recommendations to include nursing homes, schools and apartment complexes
  • Project Complete
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
6

Safety Director

Work closely with customer, management, and vendors to communicate sales orders, schedule production, and procure supplies

  • Receive and monitor inventory
  • Served as Worker Safety & Risk Manager responsible for new employee orientation training and continual training of current employees of OSHA, Food Safety, and company policies
  • Created and managed budget for Safety department, procured training materials, educational literature, and special use equipment
  • Chaired company Food and Employee Safety Committee leading safety inspections, maintained corrective actions register, and reported deviations to supervision
  • Served as Lead Quality Assurance Technician; supervised, scheduled, trained and evaluated technicians
  • Verified accuracy of department paperwork to specifications and regulations, ensured department's equipment calibrated regularly and in proper working order, managed monthly lab materials procurement
  • Member of QA Audit team responsible for risk assessments, internal audits, and ensured corrective actions were taken prior to, during, and following annual GFSI food safety audit
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Sciences
7

Safety Director

Hired and trained a team of employees to build and implement a Safety and Compliance program

  • Responsible for all FMCSR and DOT compliance including maintenance for 3 terminals
  • Designed a Safety orientation program for all 3 terminals, and conducted the orientation at home terminal
  • Planned and conducted annual Driver safety Meetings
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
8

Safety Director

Sole Safety Director responsible for safety program of the company, which consisted of the entire southeastern United States - reported directly to SVP. Heavy civil projects including road, heavy highway, utilities, rail, bridge, railroad bridge, bascule and drawbridges, over land, sea, and rivers.

  • Responsible for rewriting companywide safety procedures, from need identification, internal collaboration, writing and editing, to implementation and enforcement. Led technical studies to identify difficult issues not addressed by OSHA, writing technical reports and company standards to suit.
  • Reviewed plans to identify potential safety issues, managed and facilitated the resolution of issues amongst senior leadership.
  • As the only bilingual member of senior management, conducted training, investigations, and interviews of Spanish-speaking employees.
  • Conducted culture studies and feasibility studies of new policies.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BA
Spanish
MS
Occupational Safety And Health
9

Safety Director

Responsible for the overall safety of a NH-based Boston drywall company, including the health and safety of 100-300 union employees (carpenters, laborers, and tapers). Monitored up to twelve separate work sites, including high rise buildings, research facilities, hospitals, universities, and museums. Worked with leading Boston general contractors such as Turner Construction, Bovis-Lend Lease, and John Moriarity and Associates.

  • Reviewed site conditions and recommended corrective actions to general contractors.
  • Enforced worker safety through a health and safety plan.
  • Coordinated OSHA compliance pre and post inspection.
  • Trained workers in Hilti, Laser, scaffold, and aerial lift usage.
  • Developed JHA bank for multiple tasks including shaft work and scaffolds.
  • Researched and developed new and improved methods for safe access to work areas.
  • Trained union laborers for job assignments and managed personnel changes.
  • Reviewed accidents and liaised with workers compensation carriers for return to work strategies.
  • Steered the safety committee on a quarterly basis.
  • Involved in many OCIP and CCIP insured job sites.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
MA
Sciences
MA
Environmental Health And Safety
Business Administration
10

Safety Director

Developed and implemented safety training programs, inspection reports, safety audits, hazard analysis program, workers' comp chargeback program and PPE program

  • Designed and implemented numerous engineering controls
  • Responsible for both GL and WC claims management including claims reviews, negotiating settlements and authorizing reserve changes
  • Implemented new TPA and medical management program, set up in-house medical only claims program, implemented job placement program for work comp claimants
  • Assist in analyzing actuarial reports
  • Directed services from brokers, insurance companies, consultants and attorneys
  • Lowered experience modification rate from 1.04 to 0.74
Candidate Info
37
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
HS
Real Estate Financial Analysis
BS
Physiology, Chemistry
MS
Environmental Health

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