Engineer III, Safety/Health

  • General Dynamics Bath Iron Works
  • Bath, ME, USA
  • Oct 30, 2019
Full time Human Resources

Job Description

Job Description

Responsible for assisting with the administration and management of occupational health and safety programs within the Safety Engineering discipline. Duties include: identifying workplace hazards; providing direction on compliance with OSHA standards; assisting with establishing and maintaining safety and health programs and management systems; reviewing the effectiveness of compliance programs; identifying potential hazards and feasible means of abatement; providing technical clarification of standards and explanation of company procedures and directives; assisting management and supervision with the recognition and abatement of hazards; participating in regular scheduled workplace inspections; developing fall protection plans; conducting root cause accident and incident investigation and develop programs to mitigate hazards; provide training as necessary; supervise a team of union Safety Inspectors and attend conferences/training sessions as required.

Required/Preferred Education/Training

• Bachelor's Degree in environmental, safety, and health science or related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience required

• ASP/CSP Preferred

• Working knowledge of OSHA regulations and industry standards
• Excellent written and oral communications skills
• Demonstrated training skills.

 

Required/Preferred Experience

• 3-5 years' experience in a heavy industrial environment or Shipyard experience preferred
• Industrial Hygiene and / or ergonomics experience preferred
• Knowledge of Behavior Based Safety programs
• Ability to work independently and handle multiple tasks and assignments required
• Must be certified to develop fall protection plans or obtain certification within 3 months of employment