Position: Safety Systems Lead
Location: Wilmington, DE area
Job Description: The Safety Systems Lead will develop, implement, and sustain Health & Safety (H&S) systems, programs, & standards to drive incidents and injuries to “zero”. This position works with the Line Organization to provide support and consultation to achieve compliance with all company policies, standards, procedures, and guidelines. Some of the responsibilities include: Maintains oversight of contractor safety program; develops and facilitates training, safety meeting topics and safety notices for employees and contractors on issues related to health, safety, and environmental compliance; monitors safety performance by completing daily audits, hazard identification and injury prevention; may conduct industrial hygiene monitoring to support refinery activities; participates in Pre-job Planning and Safety Reviews for high-risk work activities and recommend safe work practices and PPE requirements; acts as a liaison with Operations and Maintenance personnel to ensure safety issues and concerns are addressed and mitigated; participates in the Emergency Response Team; leads or participants in Root Cause Investigations to identify corrective actions and drive improvements; develops and may present weekly shop safety tool box meetings, and provide instruction for employee and contractor safety training; committed to continuously improving as a HSE professional. This person will spend 50% of their time in the office developing and modifying programs along with keeping abreast on regulations; 50% of work on plant floor.
Qualifications: 5 to 15 years health and safety experience in a high-risk industry such as chemical processing or petrochemical. Preference for certification (CIH or CSP) or Master's Degree.