Daniels Health, Safety and Compliance Coordinator in Chicago, Illinois

With growth both domestically as well as internationally, Daniels Health is excited to open our doors for a motivated, collaborative and outgoing Health, Safety and Compliance Coordinator to aid in the operations of our Daniels Health facilities.

The Health, Safety and Compliance Coordinator will monitor workplace activities to ensure that workers understand, learn about and comply with company policies and government regulations.

Our energetic, positive and passionate Health, Safety and Compliance Coordinator will undertake safety visits and inspections, facility safety and compliance training on internal company policies as well as OSHA rules and regulations and policy development.

The role will be based out of our Downtown Chicago office and will report directly to the Director of Compliance. The position will require approximately 75% travel within the United States to develop and foster meaningful relationships with all Daniels employees spread across our 18 locations.

  • Conducts scheduled and unscheduled inspections of the Daniels medical waste facilities

  • Observes facility work in progress, ensures that proper safety equipment is worn and procedures are followed

  • Completes internal safety audits conducted at facilities

  • Notifies management regarding violations of safety regulations and codes

  • Makes recommendations to facility management for correction and follows up to ensure that violations have been corrected

  • Conducts or assists facility managers with monthly safety meetings

  • Assists the transportation department with safe driving training and vehicle inspections

  • Analyzes hazards and works with the Compliance Director to develop risk assessments and/or job safety analysis (JSA) for both facility and transportation

  • Enforces policies, plans, and procedures to minimize risk to all Daniels employees

  • Assists in the development of safety modules

  • Investigates safety and health complaints by all managers and employees

  • Inspects all facility safety equipment to ensure proper operation

  • Maintains accurate records and files related to safety issues, inspections, audits, and training

  • Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree in Industrial Hygiene, Safety, Physical Sciences, or a field related to the work

  • Minimum of one years’ experience administering or assisting in safety programs

  • Knowledge of principles and practices related to industrial safety and hygiene, occupational hazards, accident and injury prevention techniques, and federal and state laws, codes, and regulations

Essentials:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to develop and maintain positive working relationships

  • Experience in conducting oral and written presentations

  • General knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook

  • Ability to work extended hours when required; ability to travel extensively

What Daniels Health can offer you:

  • Collaborative and fun working environment

  • Great team culture

  • Career advancement opportunities

Req No.: 2016-2129

Country: United States of America

External Company URL: www.daniels.com.au