Leads development, implementation and maintenance of enterprise strategy for occupational safety including management systems standards, and programs to identify and reduce or eliminate hazards. Provides technical expertise and support on occupational safety issues including regulations, control methods and best practices. Leads the development and implementation of measurement systems and analytics that drive continuous improvement in occupational safety across the enterprise. Supports field occupational safety resources with mentoring, guidance and feedback.
Associate degree in Safety, Science, Engineering or related discipline is required.
Minimum 2 years in Occupational Safety, Industrial Hygiene or related discipline is required.
Preferred Education and Experience:
Undergraduate degree in Safety, Science, Engineering or related discipline is preferred.
Safety certification such as Associate/Certified Safety Professional (CSP) preferred.
Knowledge of regulations governing occupational safety.
Develop and complete workplace exposure assessment plans.
Able to identify trends from incident/accident/near miss data.
Able to effectively audit safety compliance and identify recommended improvements.
Must be proficient in the use of common software packages including Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Access, Visio, Project, PowerPoint) for the preparation of presentation and working documents.
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Internal Number: 11693
About The University of Texas at Dallas
The University of Texas at Dallas is an innovative institution in the heart of North Texas on the path to achieving Tier One national research university status.UT Dallas has grown since its founding in 1969 to include 132 degree programs, with cutting-edge curricula serving a variety of undergraduate and graduate student interests.The University continues its original commitment to providing some of the state's most-lauded science and engineering programs and has also gained prominence for a breadth of educational paths, from criminology to biomedical engineering to arts and technology.The wealth of learning resources available to UT Dallas students is the result of a concentrated effort to attract the top minds on both ends of the classroom relationship. Joining the faculty's Nobel laureate and four National Academies members since 2005 are more than 200 tenure and tenure-track professors hailing from the world's best colleges, including Harvard, MIT, Cambridge and Columbia University. In addition, UT Dallas is home to more than 50 centers, labs and institutes that facilitate research and opportunities for hands-on learning. Students, meanwhile, arrive at UT Dallas well-prepared ...to succeed in higher education: In 2011, nearly 39 percent of freshmen ranked in the top 10 percent of their high school class, and 75 percent ranked in the top 25 percent.With an eye on building a future as bright as its beginnings, UT Dallas will continue its push to attain Tier One research university status and produce graduates who are well-equipped to succeed professionally.