Safety Specialist

  • ITW Evercoat
  • Cincinnati, OH, USA
  • Apr 16, 2018
Full time Chemicals/Petro-Chemicals Consumer Packaged Goods Manufacturing Other-Not Specified Automotive Manufacturing

Job Description

Company Description:

ITW Evercoat is the global leader in the manufacture of professional auto body repair fillers and putties, adhesives, professional car care, recreational marine patch and repair products. Evercoat is a division of Illinois Tool Works Inc within the ITW Performance Polymers and Fluids segment.  We are known for our unique 80/20 business model and core values of Integrity, Respect, Trust, Shared Risk and Simplicity. Illinois Tool Works (ITW) is a Fortune 200 Company headquartered in Glenview, IL.

Job Summary: 

This individual is responsible for overall site safety and government body compliance/reporting through the implementation of best in class safety programs, safety infrastructure and safety training for all employees.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Key responsibilities of the job include but are not limited to building a best in class safety culture and policy that drives safety in all daily activities for all employees, provide regular safety training, drive safety infrastructure projects and programs, keep and report all safety statistics and ensure compliance with all government bodies while maintaining excellent relationships with local community service organizations. 

  • Leader of safety culture through industry and safety expertise
  • Safety training program leader
  • Be the voice of safety for all management of change activities including capital projects and hygiene programs
  • Drive best in class safety policy, infrastructure, behavior and programs
  • Maintain and report period safety statistics
  • Ensures government body compliance and builds excellent relationships with our community
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Education and Experience:

  • Associate degree in Environmental, Health, Safety or Bachelor’s degree in any discipline.  Chemistry or Chemical Engineering considered a plus
  • CSP certification or CSP certifiable
  • 5 Years in the life as a safety professional, previous experience in specialty chemical field a plus

Qualifications and Skills:

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with all levels of an organization, computer literacy etc.

Physical Requirements:

The inability to perform any of the following physical requirements does not preclude an applicant from consideration unless, following an individualized analysis, it is determined that the physical requirement is an essential job function and the applicant is unable to perform such function with or without reasonable accommodation.  Please refer to the Essential Duties and Responsibilities.

ITW Evercoat is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Qualifications

Education and Experience:

  • Associate degree in Environmental, Health, Safety or Bachelor’s degree in any discipline.  Chemistry or Chemical Engineering considered a plus
  • CSP certification or CSP certifiable
  • 5 Years in the life as a safety professional, previous experience in specialty chemical field a plus

Qualifications and Skills:

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with all levels of an organization, computer literacy etc.