Health & Safety Manager

Graham - Kentucky - United States - Energy - Mining - Project Management & Services - Academic Bachelor

Brunel has an exciting opportunity for a Health & Safety Manager in Graham, KY for our client who is a global leader in innovative blasting solutions and quality explosives products throughout North America, Australia and selected customers in the Asia Pacific commercial explosives Industry. This is a permanent position located in Graham, KY. You will be responsible to sell all company product lines by aligning products and services with customer needs. If you feel this would be a good fit, apply now!

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Gabrielle Warner, Account manager

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About this role

Reporting to the Site Manager, you will be the expert in implementing management systems to systematically identify, evaluate and control potential losses. You will be part of a dynamic team who drives matters of regulatory compliance and safe operations. Other duties will include:

  • Demonstrate and/or lead the commitment to the pursuit of achieving Zero Harm through behavioral based safety;
  • Provide consultation and coaching to all employee groups with a purpose of instilling and maintaining a pro-active approach to safety in all areas;
  • Demonstrate and/or lead the commitment to the pursuit of achieving Zero Harm through behavioral based safety;
  • Participate in the Zero Harm Council as the management advisor;
  • Train others on incident investigation techniques (RCA-FBD) and the use of the IPL incident and action item database (SHAERS), and participate in incident investigations, reporting and follow-up;
  • Coordinate on-site and off-site safety and health training for new and existing employees;
  • Provide direction to the occupational health nurse about employee medical surveillance, transitional (restricted) duty and return to work policies;
  • Accompany external safety and health auditors during plant inspections;
  • Facilitate federal (OSHA and DHS) inspections of the plant to assist positive outcome;
  • Provide technical expertise in occupational health & safety regulations, policies, and procedures;
  • Directing contractors to conduct mechanical integrity audits and driving root cause and corrective actions for identified risks;
  • Implementing Risk Register review, maintaining Risk Register for the site and conducting required Bow Tie Analysis;
  • Facilitating of Process Hazard Analysis and Layers of Protection Analysis studies;
  • Owning and auditing various existing process safety programs such as Management of Change (MOC) program site wide;
  • Driving process safety corrective actions to closure;
  • Setting and tracking goals and measures for PSM program improvement;
  • Developing and implementing the proper strategy (advocacy) effort to achieve desired results;
  • Coordinating process safety training at the site;
  • Performing site PSM self-audits.

About you

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in a Health & Safety or related field;
  • CSP – Certified Safety Professional preferred;
  • 5 years demonstrated management/safety skills in an industrial/manufacturing environment;
  • OSHA laws compliant;
  • Good working knowledge of the Quality Assurance program and safety processes through previous assignments;
  • Ability to interact and discuss issues with regulatory compliance officials;
  • Ability to provide direction and coaching to others in an effective leadership manner;
  • Ability to foster teamwork and collaboration among all shift employees;
  • Must satisfy the requirements for a "Possessor of Explosives" as defined by the Bureau of Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives;
  • Working knowledge of OSHA PSM requirements required;
  • Knowledge of basic investigative techniques for root cause analysis;
  • Positive attitude, friendly demeanor, and team player.

About us


Our client Offers:

  • Vacation time + 10 paid holidays + a couple of PTO days
  • Full health benefits including employer HSA contributions + dental plan with an orthodontic option, wellness coaching available
  • Up to a 4% 401k match additional company contribution from 1% to 5% based on years of service
  • Generous tuition reimbursement program
  • Friendly and supportive coworkers


  • Vacancy number: PUB224368
  • Location: Graham
  • Market: Energy
  • hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Mining
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Area of Expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Closing date: Sunday, September 15, 2019
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Feel free to contact


Gabrielle Warner

Account manager Brunel Energy USA Salt Lake City

+1 801 987 5946

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