Overview

Plans and implements the organization’s safety program to ensure a safe, healthy, and accident-free work environment.  Provides safety program training to new hires and all OSHA mandated annual training requirements.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Thoroughly understand and adhere to corporate goals, objectives, and strategy
Plan and implement safety policies and procedures in compliance with local, state and federal Occupational Safety and Health & Environmental rules and regulations
Conduct training and presentations to managers and employees on work site safety practices, and correct handling techniques for chemicals, toxins, equipment and other materials
Monitor compliance to policies and laws
Inspect facilities to detect existing or potential safety and health hazards, determine corrective or preventive measures, and follow up to ensure measures have been implemented
Lead the investigation of accidents and injuries and cooperate in the preparation of material and evidence for organization use in hearings, lawsuits, and insurance investigations
Compile and submit accident reports required by regulatory agencies
Oversee the administration of workers’ compensation program, including working with the insurance carrier to reduce employee lost time
Represent the organization in community or industry safety groups and programs
Maintain safety files and records

QUALIFICATIONS:

Deep understanding of legal health and safety guidelines
Flexible, energetic, forward-thinking, and creative with high moral and ethical standards
High analytical ability, good judgment, and strong operational focus
Well organized and self-directed
Able to relate to people at all levels of the organization in a positive fashion
Excellent verbal and written communication skills

REQUIRED EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

Experienced safety professional in the manufacturing field
30 Hour Osha Training Certification
Degree in Safety, Environmental or Industrial Hygiene or related work experience preferred

PHYSICAL AND PPE REQUIREMENTS:

Employee is regularly required to:

Stand
Use hands to manipulate objects, tools, or controls
Talk and hear
Walk, stoop, crouch and bend
Reach above shoulders
Frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds unassisted and up to 100 pounds with assistance
Close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and depth perception
Must comply with safety equipment standards; safety glasses, hearing protection, steel toed shoes

TRAVEL:

Travel is primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-the-area and overnight travel may be expected

About S&S Cycle, Inc.

S&S Cycle builds best in class performance parts for the Powersports market. Since its founding in 1958 S&S has become the most respected name in high performance, with an American made product line that includes engine components, exhaust and fuel systems, engine upgrade kits, and complete engines.