Job Description Formulates, develops, and coordinates all safety and loss control functions of the organization.
Designs and directs a program to reduce accidents, occupational illnesses, and exposure to long-term health hazards through safety-training of all managers, planned inspections, skill training, first-aid care, emergency preparedness, proper job instruction, new employee indoctrination, physical protection, planned job observation, rules and practices, job analysis/procedures, disposal procedures, and protective equipment.
Maintains compliance with governmental regulatory agencies.
Responsible for identifying causes of past accidents.
Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others.
A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.
Typically reports to a head of a unit/department.
Job Requirements Requires a bachelor’s degree in a related area and at least 7 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
Familiar with concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
Location/Region: Knoxville, TN (US)