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Health and Safety Specialist  Kansas City, KS  Posted: 1/20/2023
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Associate - W2



We have an outstanding career for opportunity for a Health and Safety Specialist to join a leading Company located in the Kansas City, KS surrounding area.
Job Responsibilities: 
  • Facilitate and support Health and Safety activities and initiatives at the Kansas City, KS site
  • Lead, support, promote, and improve all Health and Safety (H&S), corporate/Site policies, procedures, performance standards, and RC 14001 and H&S Principles (Behavioral & Operational Safety)
  • Seek opportunities for employee involvement in all aspects of Site health and safety programs
  • Promote and follow the company's Life-Saving Behaviors
  • Recognize hazardous situations and recommend corrective measures
  • Prepare / Deliver / Attend monthly safety meetings
  • Assist the Site in the completion of process safety action items
  • Be a visible presence on Site to promote good health and safety practices and reduce risks
  • Act as guarantor for all Site Health and Safety programs and procedures
  • Provide weekly and monthly safety reporting internally (Site & company) and externally as required
  • Maintain and report the Safety Preventative Ratio metrics each month
  • Act as the Site administrator for the web-based learning management system (Vivid Learning)
  • Prepare 30 Min Safety Reviews and/or H&S Alerts
  • Active participation in Site Turnaround H&S (conduct H&S orientations, field presence, audits, etc.)
  • Maintain the PPE Matrix for the Site
  • Work with the Environmental Specialist support for the site to ensure comprehensive coverage across the entire HSES function. Work in conjunction with Environmental support to report and investigate KC Perfect Day Events.
  • Take all required training courses as assigned
  • Develop training presentations for Site health and safety programs, procedures and policies
  • Conduct Safety related training as needed  
  • Participate in and help to coordinate Emergency Response Training for the Site
  • Maintain the HSE Training Matrix for the Site
Site Programs
  •  Assist Site with HSE Management Systems
  • Participate in HSE Management Reviews
  • Champion elements of the Site HSE Management System
  • Liaison to Site keeping them alert to current H&S laws and regulations
  •  Assist Site with development and implementation of H&S action plans
  • Audit Site safety practices and provide feedback on compliance and conformance to company crequirements 
  • Assist the Site in developing Site-Specific H&S improvements 
  • Assist Site with Contractor H&S Management 
  •  Maintain working relationships with regional, federal, state and local health and safety agencies.
  • Maintain Aspects and Impacts, Communication Grid, and Legal Register. Responsible to update the aspects list as new information becomes available (such as spill investigations, agency inspections, internal/external audits, process changes, etc.)
  • Review RC14001 manual and determine need for updates to Site practices
Personnel Health and Safety Activities 
  • Support the Site Health & Safety Committees
  • Coordinate Industrial Hygiene Monitoring and ensure proper notifications and documentation are maintained
  • Participate and/or lead in incident investigations and incident management process
  • Participation in risk assessments (PHA, JSA, etc.) as applicable
Emergency Response 
  • Coordinate emergency response activities (ERT)
  • Be fully trained on the Incident Command System process for on-site incidents
  • Participate in Site Emergency Response drills

Basic Hiring Criteria: 
  • 5 years manufacturing experience (preferred chemical industry)
  • Minimum 10 years' experience in Health and Safety is required
  • Bachelor's degree (B.S.) from an accredited four-year college or university preferred
  • CSP Certification is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Federal and State regulations relative to Health and Safety
  • Strong communication/inter-personal skills - able to inspire and encourage the use of best practices at Site, able to communicate with Site staff, management, and regulatory agencies
  • Ability to work efficiently in a multi-disciplined, cross-functional environment
  • Ability to plan/organize tasks and consistently produce results with minimal supervision
  • Working knowledge with computer software (e.g., Microsoft Office). 

  • Field Audits, Emergency Response, daily rounds, incident investigations.

Job Requirements

Minimum Security Clearance:

No Clearance


TAD PGS, Inc. is a Global Fortune 500 company with worldwide revenue of over $27 billion and more than 50 decades of government contracting experience. We specialize in supporting U.S. Government Agencies and their prime vendors by delivering a full range of recruitment and workforce solutions. As part of the Adecco family, we have access to over 2.5 million active candidates supporting hundreds of locations across North America. On any given day, we have more than 70,000 professionals working at client sites across the United States.

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