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Health & Safety Field Engineer

Job type:Permanent
Town/City:Shelton
State:CT
Salary/Rate:$110,000 - $175,000 per year
Business Sector:Engineering
Job ref:JF21515141
Post Date:April 01, 2024
Lighthouse Professional Services, a division of Staffing 360 Solutions group, is proud to be a “Best in Staffing 2023” award winner. We have over 50 years of experience placing people with small and global companies. Our offices in New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts serve clients nationwide. 
 
We are currently seeking a Health & Safety Field Engineer in Shelton, CT.
 
As a Health & Safety Field Engineer your day-to-day duties will consist of and may not be limited to: 
  
Health & Safety: 
  • Assist with Managing and direct all Health & Safety regulatory compliance activities, including training and records management for employees (evaluate and/or design tests and courses; facilitate planning with training personnel including outside Subject Matter Experts, oversee employee compliance with assigned training, facilitate and deliver monthly safety training at offsite locations). Must be hands on.
  • Inspect company projects and recommend corrections or additional precautions to ensure compliance with established regulations. 
  • Design and implement programs to improve company safety and reduce accidents.
  • Review and write procedures for Health and Safety manual. 
  • Provide regular updates of safety statistics, status of safety programs and regulatory compliance activities. 
  • Review regulatory changes provided by the Regulatory Compliance Attorney.
  • Review and approve Health and Safety work orders. 
  • Manage and inform internal safety committees. Conduct investigations for accidents and near misses, propose actions to avoid future issues, communicate and monitor those recommendations are implemented. 
  • Provide expertise to Human Resources on OSHA requirements where there is shared responsibility. 
  • Train and coach employees to identify hazards, perform tasks safely and to follow rules to reduce risk. 
  • Perform research and data analysis to assist other staff members in the performance of their respective duties. 
  • Provide budget, forecast information, and administer department spending.
 
Knowledge:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Health & Safety or other Health & Safety related fields of study.
  • Prioritization skills and the ability to manage numerous and complex processes simultaneously and assess risks. 
  • Awareness and ability to apply decision making tools and techniques, purchasing practices and procedures, inventory management including spare parts and controls, pipeline safety Operator Qualification requirements. 
  • Knowledge of OSHA and related Health & Safety regulations, and Health and Safety program design and general safe working culture. 
  • Advanced computer skills including exposure to automated maintenance scheduling software.
 
Experience:
  • Must have B.S. in Occupational Health and Safety.
  • Detailed understanding of OSHA regulations and Operator Qualification rules preferred. 
  • Understanding of Performance Metrics and their application to safety and enhanced operational excellence.
  • Experience managing Field Technician Team in DOT compliance is a plus. 
 
DETAILS: 
  • Duration: Direct Hire
  • Location: Shelton, CT
  • 50-75% travel is mandatory
  • Salary: up to $175k
 
Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply immediately!
Please include a clean copy of your resume and salary expectations and any references.