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Job: Environmental Health and Safety Director (FT - Full Time), Foley Equipment (CAT), Kansas City, MO

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General Information


Job title:
Environmental Health and Safety Director (FT - Full Time)
Job location:
Kansas City, MO  64132 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted:
04/29/2020
Job type:
(see job description below)
Compensation:
Job Category:
Risk / Safety

Job Description


The Role

For our entire 80 year history, Foley has maintained a steadfast commitment to the safety and wellbeing of everyone – employees, customers, the communities we serve and our nation.  Get started with your new career at Foley and you'll find yourself surrounded by people that are engaged in their work, enjoy what they do and are readily recognized for their contributions.

 

At Foley Equipment, the Environmental Health and Safety Director is responsible for implementing safety directives for corporate compliance with environmental, occupational safety and DOT requirements. This position will develop corporate policy for risk management and claim management.   

What you will do in this job:

  • Implement plans to address potential sources of loss and the protection of human, financial and physical assets
  • Responsible for all aspects of safety compliance including OSHA, DOT, EPA, and MSHA compliance. Plan, administer and implement safety policies and procedures
  • Identify safety and health hazards associated with business activities. Establish guidelines for protection from those hazards
  • Oversee periodic environmental and safety inspection audits of the Company's properties and initiate corrective action to reduce costs and injuries and provide a safe working environment
  • Coordinate emergency response operations including medical, chemical, fire and evacuation/rescue, designating responders and arranging for any necessary training
  • Ensure the accuracy of training programs to managers and employees in work site safety and compliance
  • Participate in all federal, state and corporate investigations and inspections
  • Monitor the inspection of company facilities, work environments, machinery, and equipment to detect existing or potential accident and health hazards, determines corrective or preventative measures where indicated, and follow up to ensure measure have been implemented in conformance with governmental standards
  • Keep abreast on safety and environmental laws, so as to keep the company in compliance with regulatory agencies and other applicable laws

Our Ideal Candidate

  • Bachelor's degree in environmental science or business or related fields
  • Three to five years in a company leadership position in environmental and safety
  • Excellent knowledge of all OSHA, DOT, environmental and EPA regulations and safety-related federal, state, and local regulations and laws
  • Ability to effectively train others
  • Solid oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to development and implement safety processes based on broader organization goals
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret governmental regulations
  • Has had previous management of people
  • Ability to interact effectively with customers, vendors and employees at all levels of the organization.

What will put you ahead:

  • CSP, ASP, or GSP preferred
  • Experience working in a related industry
  • Knowledge of MSHA regulations

 

Who We Are

Foley Industries and its subsidiaries Foley Equipment, Foley Power Solutions, Foley Rental and SITECH Central have proudly served and represented Caterpillar for nearly 80 years. Committed to customer success across Kansas and Western Missouri, Foley strives every day to deliver excellence across the full range of equipment and power generation sales, rental, service, and technology solutions.  With 1,000 employees in 15 cities, we are dedicated to being Your First Choice. For more information, please visit www.FoleyEq.com.

 

What we can offer you:

  • Competitive pay
  • 401(k) with matching
  • Full insurance benefits
  • Holiday, vacation and wellness days
  • Family owned company where you're more than just another employee

Foley Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Race/Gender/Veteran/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

(Job number: 3871663)
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